Jake Benzinger has a second chance to make the National Football League roster.
The former offensive tackle from Mount Greylock High School and Wake Forest University has signed a reserve / future contract with the Indianapolis Colts. Reserve / Future contracts allow NFL teams to lock in a player not counting said player against the team’s 53-player limit before the rosters drop to 90 when the NFL New Year begins in March.
“It caught me so off guard. I didn’t mean to say that I was writing things down. I knew I was ready to go, and if I trained I was going to kill the training and get into a team… When I got the call I was so ready and so excited.
– Jake Benzinger
Benzinger was one of three players the Colts announced signing on Tuesday. He joins cornerback Anthony Chesley and offensive tackle Elijah Nkansah in a group of 24…
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