Kurt Benkert – 2018 NFL Draft Prospect Profile

Kurt Benkert

QB

Basics:

Position College Jersey Number Class Scheme
QB Virginia 6 SR

Measurements (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

Listed Height Listed Weight Listed 40 Time Combine Height Combine Weight Arm Length Hand Size
6'4 215 SR

Combine Results (* Denotes Pro Day or Personal Workout Numbers):

40 Time Vertical Broad Bench 3-Cone Short Shuttle

Overview:

N/A

Strengths:

Has good size

Has good speed

Has a strong arm

Does not rush the ball out too quickly

Does not stare down one receiver

He distributes the ball to all of his receivers and backs

A tough nosed player

Has good instincts

Puts the ball where his receiver can get it

Has good patience in the pocket and allows his receivers to get open

Gets the ball out quickly when needed

Very poised in the pocket

Has good pocket awareness

Fits the ball into tight places with ease

Put up good passing yard numbers

Had a good TD-INT Ratio

Has a good deep ball

A good passing QB when rolling out of the pocket

Weaknesses:

Not known as a running Qb

Takes too many sacks

Missed all of 2015 while at East Carolina due to a knee injury

Underthrows and overthrows his receivers at times

Career Stats:

Games Played: 27

Completions: 534

Passing Yards: 5817

Passing Touchdowns/Interceptions: 46/21

Completion Percentage: 57.7

Rushes: 130

Rushing Yards: -134

Rushing Touchdowns: 2

Yards Per Carry: -1.0