Ben Braden

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Ben Braden
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Braden with the Michigan Wolverines in 2013
No. 71 – Green Bay Packers
Position:Guard
Personal information
Born: (1994-03-09) March 9, 1994 (age 25)
Rockford, Michigan
Height:6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight:329 lb (149 kg)
Career information
High school:Rockford (Rockford, Michigan)
College:Michigan
Undrafted:2017
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status:Practice squad
Career NFL statistics as of 2018
Games played:2
Games started:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Benjamin Alan Braden (born March 9, 1994) is an American football guard for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Michigan.

Professional career[edit]

New York Jets[edit]

Braden signed with the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent on May 7, 2017.[1] He was waived on September 2, 2017 and was signed to the practice squad the next day.[2][3] He signed a reserve/future contract with the Jets on January 1, 2018.[4]

Braden made the Jets initial 53-man roster in 2018, but was later waived on September 12, 2018 and was re-signed to the practice squad.[5][6] He was promoted to the active roster on November 28, 2018.[7]

On August 31, 2019, Braden was waived by the Jets and signed to the practice squad the next day.[8][9] He was released on September 10.

Green Bay Packers[edit]

On September 12, 2019, Braden was signed to the Green Bay Packers practice squad.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Greenberg, Ethan (May 7, 2017). "Jets Sign Pair of Tryout Players". NewYorkJets.com. Retrieved September 15, 2018.
  2. ^ Lange, Randy (September 2, 2017). "Jets Reduce to 53 with 23 Player Moves". NewYorkJets.com. Retrieved September 15, 2018.
  3. ^ Greenberg, Ethan (September 3, 2017). "Jets Sign Four to Practice Squad". NewYorkJets.com. Retrieved September 15, 2018.
  4. ^ Lange, Randy (January 1, 2018). "Jets Sign 9 to Reserve/Future Contracts". NewYorkJets.com. Retrieved September 15, 2018.
  5. ^ Greenberg, Ethan (September 12, 2018). "Jets LB Kevin Pierre-Louis Returns to Roster". NewYorkJets.com.
  6. ^ Lange, Randy (September 14, 2018). "Jets Sign OL Ben Braden to Their Practice Squad". NewYorkJets.com.
  7. ^ Lange, Randy (November 28, 2018). "Jets Place LG James Carpenter on Injured Reserve". NewYorkJets.com.
  8. ^ Lange, Randy (August 31, 2019). "Jets Announce 38 Moves to Get Down to 53-Man Roster". NewYorkJets.com.
  9. ^ Greenberg, Ethan (September 1, 2019). "Jets Claim 4 Players, Add Another 7 to Practice Squad". NewYorkJets.com.
  10. ^ "Packers sign G Ben Braden to practice squad". Packers.com. September 12, 2019.

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