American football player Christian Benford plays cornerback for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. The man is 1.85 m tall and weighs 93 kg. He attended Randallstown High School and graduated. As a senior, he was named All-Metro and All-Baltimore County. He represented Maryland in the Big 33 Football Classic. He chose to play collegiate football for Villanova instead of accepting the scholarship from Morgan State.
He played collegiate football at Villanova from 2018 to 2021. His efforts as a true freshman in nine games with eight starts earned him the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Defensive Rookie of the Year honor. He was selected for the third team of the with his 49 tackles, six pass breakups, and five interceptions.
As a sophomore, he participated in ten games, made seven starts, intercepted one pass, and broke up five others. His junior season, which was cut short and played in the spring of 2021 due to the COVID-19 epidemic, earned him a spot on the first team All-CAA. He finished his career as a senior with 39 tackles, seven interceptions, an NCAA Division I FCS-high 18 passes broken up, and was once more selected to the first team All-CAA.
In the sixth round of the 2022 NFL Draft, he was chosen by the Buffalo Bills. In their week one 31-10 thrashing of the defending Super Bowl LVI Champions, the LA Rams, Benford was one of the two starting cornerbacks for the Bills.
Christian Benford Contract
Christian Benford is signed on a four-year contract worth $3,854,276 with the Buffalo Bills.
Christian Benford Salary
He mmakes an average annual salary of $963,569 per his contract with the Bills.
Christian Benford Net Worth
Christian Benford has a net worth of $1.5 million.