September 12, 2023

Boatmen Add DB Benjie Franklin to Practice Roster

TORONTO – The Toronto Argonauts announced today the signing of American DB Benjie Franklin. 

Franklin, 26, most recently spent time with the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers in 2023 and Jacksonville Jaguars in 2022 as an undrafted free agent. The 6’0, 172lb defensive back attended Tarleton State from 2019-2021 where he played in 29 games and recorded 103 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, eight interceptions and one fumble recovery for the Texans. The Texas native started his collegiate career at Navarro College (2017-2018) where he was the 2018 Defensive Player of the Year after a six-interception season.