Christian Football Players in the NFL
#17. Benjamin Watson, New England Patriots tight end
Benjamin Watson is an football tight end for the New England Patriots of the NFL. He was drafted by the Patriots 32nd overall in the 2004 NFL Draft and later he would win Super Bowl XXXIX with the team over the Philadelphia Eagles. He played college football at Georgia.
Watson is a follower of Jesus Christ and shared his Christian testimony with The Increase.
This is his story.
“He Himself bore our sins in His body on the cross, so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you were healed.”
1 Peter 2:24
His death brought us life! Thank you Jesus! #GoodFriday
— Benjamin Watson (@BenjaminSWatson) March 31, 2018