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Ben Watson | Tight End

Team: New Orleans Saints
Age / DOB:  (34) / 12/18/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 255
College: Georgia
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Ben Watson is expected to serve as a "seasoned mentor" behind new No. 1 TE Josh Hill.
Don't get it twisted -- the Saints are ready to rock with Josh Hill as their main replacement for Jimmy Graham. Hill won't play the same strict pass-catching "move" role, but he'll at least bring plenty of red-zone chops. Watson will remain a "run blocker and a periodic receiver." May 5 - 11:59 AM

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Career Stats
YearReceivingRushingFumb.KO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGRecYdsY/GAvg100+TDRushYdsY/GAvg100+TDLostYdsTDYdsTD
2004NE121616.08.00000.0.00000000
2005NE152944129.415.20400.0.00011000
2006NE134964549.613.20300.0.00010000
2007NE123638932.410.816111.911.00000000
2008NE142220914.99.50200.0.00010000
2009NE162940425.313.90500.0.00000000
2010CLE166876347.711.2131-1-.1-1.00000000
2011CLE133741031.511.10200.0.00000000
2012CLE164950131.310.20300.0.00000000
2013NO151922615.111.90200.0.00000000
2014NO16201368.56.80200.0.00000000

Depth Charts

Skill Players
PosRoleName
QB1Drew Brees
2Luke McCown
3Ryan Griffin
4Garrett Grayson
RB1Mark Ingram
2C.J. Spiller
3Khiry Robinson
4Edwin Baker
5Marcus Murphy
GLB1Mark Ingram
2Khiry Robinson
3RB1C.J. Spiller
2Mark Ingram
FB1Erik Lorig
2Austin Johnson
3Toben Opurum
WR11Brandin Cooks
2Joe Morgan
3Jalen Saunders
4R.J. Harris
5Andy Tanner
6Lance Lewis
WR21Marques Colston
2Nick Toon
3Seantavius Jones
4Brandon Coleman
5Josh Morgan
WR31Nick Toon
TE1Josh Hill
2Ben Watson
3Orson Charles
4Jack Tabb
K1Dustin Hopkins
2Zach Hocker