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Ben Hartsock
TE #84
Height:
6-4
Weight:
268
College:
Ohio State
Experience:
7
Receiving
YearTeamGRecYdsAvgYds/GLongTD20+40+1stFUM
TOTAL 131 31 312 10.1 2.4 27 1 5 0 17 0
2013 CAR 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 CAR 15 2 30 15 2 25 0 1 0 1 0
2011 CAR 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 NYJ 16 1 7 7 0.4 7 0 0 0 1 0
2009 NYJ 16 1 2 2 0.1 2T 1 0 0 1 0
2008 ATL 11 3 26 8.7 2.4 17 0 0 0 1 0
2007 TEN 16 12 138 11.5 8.6 27 0 3 0 7 0
2006 TEN 6 6 68 11.3 11.3 23 0 1 0 4 0
2006 IND 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 IND 7 2 8 4 1.1 7 0 0 0 1 0
2004 IND 16 4 33 8.3 2.1 17 0 0 0 1 0
Kick Return
YearTeamGRetYdsAvgLngTD20+40+FCFUM
TOTAL 131 2 19 9.5 14 0 0 0 0 0
2013 CAR 13 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 CAR 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 15 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 NYJ 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 NYJ 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 ATL 11 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 TEN 16 1 14 14 14 0 0 0 0 0
2006 TEN 6 1 5 5 5 0 0 0 0 0
2006 IND 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 IND 7 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 IND 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 131 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 CAR 13 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 CAR 15 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 CAR 15 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 NYJ 16 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 NYJ 16 1 1 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 ATL 11 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 TEN 16 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 TEN 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 IND 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 IND 7 1 1 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --
2004 IND 16 3 3 0 0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- --

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CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

◊ Has totaled 27 receptions for 273 yards (10.1 avg.) in 56 games played.

◊ Paved the way for three 1,000-yard rushers, including Edgerrin James (2004 and 2005 for IND), LenDale White (2007 for TEN) and Michael Turner (2008 for ATL).

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

◊ 9/3/09, NYJ, Signed, FA

◊ 9/1/09, ATL, Released ◊ 3/2/08, ATL, Signed FA

◊ 10/26/06, TEN, Claimed off Waivers (IND)

◊ 4/24/04, IND, D3 (68)

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

◊ Has totaled 27 receptions for 273 yards (10.1 avg.) in 56 games played.

◊ Paved the way for three 1,000-yard rushers, including Edgerrin James (2004 and 2005 for IND), LenDale White (2007 for TEN) and Michael Turner (2008 for ATL).

CAREER TRANSACTIONS

◊ 9/3/09, NYJ, Signed, FA

◊ 9/1/09, ATL, Released ◊ 3/2/08, ATL, Signed FA

◊ 10/26/06, TEN, Claimed off Waivers (IND)

◊ 4/24/04, IND, D3 (68)

SEASON-BY-SEASON REVIEW

2008 (ATL) Started in 11 contests and tallied three receptions for 26 yards with a long catch of 17 yards before ending his season when he was placed injured reserve, 11/26…Blocked for running back Michael Turner who posted a career-high 1,699 rushing yards. SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: (9/7 vs. DET)…Hauled in one catch for 17 yards in his ATL debut.

2007 (TEN) Established career highs with 12 receptions for 138 yards. POSTSEASON: (1/6 at SD)… Posted a career-high three receptions for 16 yards in the AFC Wild Card Playoff Game. SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: (12/23 at NYJ)…Caught a 27-yard pass for the second time this season. (11/25 at CIN)…First registered his career-long reception of 27 yards.

2006 (IND/TEN) Competed in six games with three starts with TEN after he was claimed off waivers…Inactive for the first six games for IND. SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: (12/31 vs. NE)…Tied his previous career-high of two receptions for a career-high 28 yards.

2005 (IND) Played in seven games, posting two receptions for eight yards.

2004 (IND) As a rookie, played in all 16 games with three starts, totaling four receptions for 33 yards. SEASON HIGHLIGHTS: (12/26 vs. SD) Tied season-high of two receptions for 21 yards.

BEFORE THE NFL

◊ A three-year starter at Ohio State totaling 58 receptions for 519 yards and five touchdowns in 51 games.

◊ As a senior at OSU, earned first-team All-Big Ten honors while posting a career-high 33 receptions for 290 yards with two touchdowns. A teammate of Jets center Nick Mangold on the 2002 National Championship team that defeated the University of Miami in the Fiesta Bowl.

◊ Attended Unioto HS and played tight end, linebacker, running back and kicker, earning first-team All-Ohio honors as a senior.

◊ Posted 86 receptions for 1,562 yards and rushed for nine touchdowns in his high school career.

OFF THE FIELD

◊ Second-team Academic All-America selection for Ohio State in 2002.

◊ Born Benjamin Richard Hartsock in Chillicothe, Ohio.

◊ Married to Amy.

◊ Daughters, Whitney, and Lindsey.

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