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Benson Mayowa

Benson Mayowa
Mayowa with the Seattle Seahawks in the 2014 preseason.
No. 95 Oakland Raiders
Position: Defensive end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-08-03) August 3, 1991
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 252 lb (114 kg)
Career information
High school: Inglewood (CA)
College: Idaho
Undrafted: 2013
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 7, 2015
Total Tackles: 18
Sacks: 1.0
Forced Fumbles: 0
Pass Deflections: 1
Stats at

Benson Babatunde Mayowa (born August 3, 1991) is an American football defensive end for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the University of Idaho.[1] He is of Nigerian descent.


  • College career 1
  • Professional Career 2
    • Seattle Seahawks 2.1
    • Oakland Raiders 2.2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

College career

During his time, he played in 45 games at the University of Idaho, collected 67 tackles (47 solo), 11 sacks, 11 forced fumbles and had three fumble recoveries.

Professional Career

Seattle Seahawks

He was signed by the Seattle Seahawks in May 2013 as an undrafted free agent. He played the first two games of the season. He was waived by the Seahawks on August 30, 2014 during final roster cuts.

Oakland Raiders

On August 31, 2014, he was claimed off waivers by the Oakland Raiders.


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External links

  • Idaho Vandals bio
  • Seattle Seahawks bio
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