Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Players > B > Cornelius Bennett

Cornelius Bennett

Cornelius O'Landa Bennett

Position: LB
Height: 6-2    Weight: 237 lbs.

Born: August 25, 1965 in Birmingham, AL
High School: Ensley
College: Alabama   (school history)    (Bennett college stats)
Drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the 1st round (2nd overall) of the 1987 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 89 (221st overall since 1950)
5-time Pro Bowler & 1-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

55 97 97 97

All-Pro

Fan EloRater

Fine Details  · Last updated Apr 23, 2014 9:25PM
All-Time Rank: #221. Mike Kenn… #222. Andy Russell… #223. Wilbert Montgomery… #224. CORNELIUS BENNETT… #225. Lester Hayes… #226. Terrell Suggs… #227. Lynn Swann… 

Defense & Fumbles

Def Interceptions Fumbles Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Sk Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1987 22 BUF LOLB 55 8 7 8.5 5 0 0 0 0 69 0 4
1988*+ 23 BUF LOLB 55 16 16 9.5 2 30 0 30 0 3 0 3 0 0 103 0 16
1989 24 BUF LOLB 55 12 12 5.5 2 5 0 6 0 1 0 2 5 0 54 0 7
1990* 25 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 4.0 3 0 2 0 0 96 0 10
1991* 26 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 9.0 4 0 2 9 1 107 0 11
1992* 27 BUF LOLB 97 15 15 4.0 2 0 3 0 0 81 0 11
1993* 28 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 5.0 1 5 0 5 0 2 1 2 40 0 102 0 11
1994 29 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 5.0 1 0 3 14 0 58 19 7
1995 30 BUF RILB 97 14 14 2.0 1 69 1 69 0 1 0 2 0 0 81 23 8
1996 31 ATL LLB 97 13 13 3.0 1 3 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 52 8 4
1997 32 ATL LLB 97 16 16 7.0 2 0 1 0 0 68 22 7
1998 33 ATL LLB 97 16 16 1.0 0 0 2 10 0 69 23 9
1999 34 IND LLB 97 16 16 5.0 5 0 2 0 0 72 33 8
2000 35 IND LLB 97 16 15 3.0 0 0 1 0 0 36 14 7
Career 206 204 71.5 7 112 1 69 0 31 1 27 78 1 1048 142 120
9 yrs BUF 129 128 52.5 6 109 1 69 0 22 1 19 68 1 751 42 85
3 yrs ATL 45 45 11.0 1 3 0 3 0 4 0 5 10 0 189 53 20
2 yrs IND 32 31 8.0 5 0 3 0 0 108 47 15

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1990* 25 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 1 1 6
1991* 26 BUF LOLB 97 16 16 1 1 6
1995 30 BUF RILB 97 14 14 1 1 6
Career 206 204 1 1 1 3 18
NumYrs Players whose career was of similar quality and shape
3 Tim Harris, Junior Seau, Isiah Robertson, Mike Stratton, Duane Bickett, Chip Banks, Jerod Mayo, Zach Thomas, Sam Huff*, Kendrell Bell
4 Sam Huff*, Chad Brown, Mike Stratton, Isiah Robertson, Chip Banks, Lofa Tatupu, Kevin Hardy, Duane Bickett, Jerry Robinson, E.J. Junior
5 Chip Banks, Sam Huff*, Bobby Bell*, Joey Porter, Dave Robinson*, Maxie Baughan, Chad Brown, Les Richter*, Lee Roy Caffey, Tim Harris
6 Les Richter*, Chip Banks, Maxie Baughan, Sam Huff*, Joey Porter, Bobby Bell*, Lee Roy Caffey, John Offerdahl, Sam Mills, Chris Doleman*
7 Les Richter*, Sam Huff*, Al Wilson, Chris Doleman*, Chris Spielman, Phil Villapiano, Matt Blair, Vaughan Johnson, Nick Buoniconti*, Tom Addison
8 Sam Huff*, Terrell Suggs, Chris Spielman, Al Wilson, Les Richter*, Walt Michaels, Dave Wilcox*, Tom Jackson, Dexter Coakley, Larry Grantham
9 Tom Jackson, Larry Grantham, Chris Spielman, Phil Villapiano, Rickey Jackson*, Dexter Coakley, Levon Kirkland, Matt Blair, Seth Joyner, Chip Banks
10 Chris Spielman, Dave Robinson*, Fred Carr, Levon Kirkland, Matt Blair, Seth Joyner, Dexter Coakley, Phil Villapiano, Robert Brazile, Julian Peterson
11 Chad Brown, Levon Kirkland, Chris Spielman, Sam Huff*, Dave Robinson*, Matt Blair, Seth Joyner, Clay Matthews, Willie McGinest, Ken Norton
12 Sam Huff*, Dave Robinson*, Tom Jackson, Clay Matthews, Wayne Walker, Chad Brown, Matt Blair, Bill Bergey, Willie McGinest, Donnie Edwards
13 Andy Russell, Sam Huff*, Tom Jackson, Clay Matthews, Donnie Edwards, Joe Fortunato, Ken Norton, Dave Robinson*, Larry Grantham, Wayne Walker
14 Tom Jackson, Sam Huff*, Clay Matthews, Wayne Walker, Roy Winston, Lee Roy Jordan, Andy Russell, Willie McGinest, Mo Lewis, Ray Nitschke*
Career Tom Jackson, Andy Russell, Larry Grantham, Jack Reynolds, Wayne Walker, Roy Winston, Lee Roy Jordan, Mo Lewis, Ken Norton, Donnie Edwards

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)

All-Pro Teams