Benjamin Watson is a tight end for the New Orleans Saints. He was selected in the first round of the 2004 NFL Draft by the New England Patriots. He earned a Super Bowl ring in his rookie season and went on to play in a second Super Bowl in the 2007 season against the New York Giants.
In March 2010, Watson signed a three-year deal with the Cleveland Browns. In 2013, he signed a three-year deal with the New Orleans Saints. In 2016, he signed a two-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens and in 2018, he signed a one-year deal to return to the Saints.
Watson is also an author who wrote his first book, “Under Our Skin: Getting Real About Race — And Getting Free From the Fears and Frustrations That Divide Us” in 2015.
In 2017, he released his second book, “The New Dad’s Playbook: Gearing Up for the Biggest Game of Your Life.”
Watson is a follower of Jesus Christ and shared his Christian testimony with The Increase.
This is his story.
“He Himself bore our sins in His body on the cross, so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you were healed.”
1 Peter 2:24
His death brought us life! Thank you Jesus! #GoodFriday
— Benjamin Watson (@BenjaminSWatson) March 31, 2018
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