Kurt Benkert

Kurt Benkert

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/218 lbs
Born: Baltimore, Maryland
College: Virginia
Draft: Undrafted
  • Packers Wire

    Packers fill open roster spot by signing long snapper Jack Coco

    The Packers are signing Jack Coco to add competition at long snapper on the 90-man roster.

  • Kenosha News

    After 'brutal' loss of Jaire Alexander last season, Packers' Joe Barry thrilled to have star back

    The Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator had been asked on Tuesday afternoon a relatively straightforward question: Just how much had his defense missed star cornerback Jaire Alexander last season? In the heat of in-season competition, no one was blaming Barry for obfuscating, talking instead about the importance of having the proverbial next-man-up mentality, playing up his confidence in the team’s other cornerbacks, or downplaying how worried he was about losing a shutdown corner who’d been...

  • Star Tribune

    Packers defense ready to deal with heightened expectations

    As they chase their fourth consecutive NFC North title and first Super Bowl berth in more than a decade, the Green Bay Packers may rely on a different formula than usual. The trade of All-Pro receiver Davante Adams could force the Packers to lean more on a defense that returned most of its top playmakers and added two first-round draft picks. That defense aims to take some of the pressure off reigning MVP quarterback Aaron Rodgers and help him earn his second Super Bowl berth.