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Michael Bennett | Defensive Lineman

Team: Seattle Seahawks
Age / DOB:  (28) / 11/13/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 274
College: Texas A&M
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Seahawks re-signed DE Michael Bennett to a four-year, $28.5 million contract, including $16 million guaranteed.
He chose to stay with the Super Bowl champs over the Bears, who offered considerably more money. Bennett, 28, "started" only three games in 2013 with Seattle, but racked up 8.5 sacks and a forced fumble while playing both defensive end and tackle, primarily operating as a sub-package pass rusher. He's not an every-down player, but the Seahawks are big believers in "wave" rotations up front, and Bennett's versatility is critical in their philosophy. The Bears may now attempt to make a late run at free agents Michael Johnson and Lamarr Houston, the top remaining available defensive ends. Mar 10 - 3:38 PM

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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2014SEA6103133.0186.0000001000000
Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2009TB 72131.055.0000000000000
2010TB 13132151.022.0000000100000
2011TB 14364404.0256.3000201000000
2012TB 16347419.0576.3000003200000
2013SEA161813318.5596.9000111000000
Game Log
GameTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
WeekDateOppSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
1Sep 4GB2022.0105.0000001000000
2Sep 14@SD3251.088.0000000000000
3Sep 21DEN0000.00.0000000000000
5Oct 6@WAS0110.00.0000000000000
6Oct 12DAL2020.00.0000000000000
7Oct 19@STL3030.00.0000000000000

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