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Benji Olson | Guard

Team: Tennessee Titans
Age / DOB:  (42) / 6/5/1975
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 320
College: Washington
Drafted: 1998 / Rd. 5 (139) / TEN
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Titans G Benji Olson has retired.
Olson started 140 games for Tennessee beginning in 1999, including an 85-game streak that ended in 2004. The 10-year vet had been dealing with back injuries for the past two seasons. Jake Scott will take his spot at right guard. Thu, Mar 27, 2008 02:29:00 PM

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Titans G Benji Olson still hasn't made a decision on whether to retire after 10 seasons.

Olson missed four games, including the playoff loss to the Chargers, with a sore back. He is expected to decide in time for the Titans to plan for free agency and the draft.
Sat, Feb 9, 2008 08:48:00 AM

Benji Olson is considering retirement after this season.

Olson, a ten-year veteran, could be playing in his last game this weekend if the Titans lose.
Fri, Dec 28, 2007 10:26:00 AM

Titans G Benji Olson (back) is expected to play this week.

Tennessee fared well running the ball without him against Houston.
Mon, Dec 11, 2006 06:35:00 PM

Titans RG Benji Olson did not travel with the team to Houston on Sunday due to back problems.

Third-year offensive lineman Eugene Amano got the start in his stead.
Mon, Dec 11, 2006 11:28:00 AM

Despite returning to finish his Week 5 game against the Colts, Titans RG Benji Olson (sprained left ankle) will have an MRI and X-rays today.

The move may just be precautionary, but one never knows.
Mon, Oct 9, 2006 11:06:00 AM

Titans Gs Benji Olson (hamstring), Zach Piller (ankle), and Eugene Amano (knee) are all expected to be game-time decisions for Week 4.

Coach Jeff Fisher says none are likely to practice this week. It's terrible news for an already-weak Titans run game. Olson, Piller, and Amano are Tennessee's top three players at the guard position.
Mon, Sep 25, 2006 04:54:00 PM

Titans re-signed G Benji Olson to a four-year contract.

It's a restructured deal. Olson started all 16 games last season and has been on the team since being drafted in the fifth round in 1998.
Thu, Mar 2, 2006 01:09:00 PM

G Benji Olson's roster spot is in jeopardy because of an upcoming roster bonus.

The Titans have engaged in preliminary talks with him about restructuring.
Sat, Feb 25, 2006 11:26:00 AM

The Titans are optimistic guard Benji Olson will play on Sunday.

While Tennessee feared a more serious injury, it turned out to only be a groin strain.
Wed, Oct 13, 2004 01:41:00 PM

Titans guard Benji Olson suffered a groin injury Monday night that, "could be severe."

Tue, Oct 12, 2004 01:13:00 PM

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