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A wide receiver for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League, Trinity Benson is an American football player.

In 1997, on January 16th, Benson was born. (NFL). He played collegiate football while a student at East Central University. Benson played football for the East Central Tigers during his time in college.

He ran for 324 yards and five touchdowns as a senior and caught 45 passes for 507 yards and four more, earning him a spot on the first-team All-Great American Conference.

Benson signed with the team on April 29, 2019, and on that day he joined the Denver Broncos as an undrafted free agent.

After training camp ended on August 31, 2019, the team made the decision not to keep him. On September 24, 2019, the Broncos signed Benson as a free agent and added him back to their practice squad.

On August 31, 2021, a transaction was made that sent Benson to the Detroit Lions in exchange for a pick in the sixth round of the 2023 NFL Draft.

People in the Detroit region call him “the steak bet” because of his popularity on a fan forum podcast. The Lions removed Benson from their roster on August 30, 2022.

On October 11, 2022, Benson was signed by the Denver Broncos and given a seat on the practice squad. On November 9, 2022, Benson was cut from the Broncos practice squad and promptly signed by the Detroit Lions. He was moved to the injured reserve list on November 18.

How Much Does Trinity Benson Make?

Benson’s total compensation for the year 2022 will consist of a base salary of $895,000 and a cap hit of $447,498.