Cliff Benson
No. 87, 83, 88, 86
Position:Tight end
Personal information
Born: (1961-08-28) August 28, 1961 (age 61)
Chicago, Illinois
Height:6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight:238 lb (108 kg)
Career information
NFL Draft:1984 / Round: 5 / Pick: 132
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Receiving yards:297
Player stats at PFR

Clifford Anthony Benson (born August 28, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former American football tight end in the National Football League for the Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins, and the New Orleans Saints. He played for Alan B. Shepard High School in Palos Heights, Illinois.[1] He played college football at Purdue University and was drafted in the fifth round of the 1984 NFL Draft.[2]


  1. ^ "Alan B. Shepard (Palos Heights, IL) Alumni Pro Stats". Pro Football Reference. Retrieved January 29, 2022.
  2. ^ "Cliff Benson Stats". Retrieved October 1, 2021.