Armon Binns

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Armon Binns
No. -- Free agent
Position: Wide receiver
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-09-08) September 8, 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 211 lb (96 kg)
Career information
High school: Pasadena (CA)
College: Cincinnati
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Receptions: 24
Receiving yards: 277
Receiving touchdowns: 1
Player stats at

Armon Binns (born September 8, 1989) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Cincinnati.

College career[edit]

As a wide receiver for the Cincinnati Bearcats, Binns finished the 2009 season with 61 receptions for 888 yards and 11 touchdowns.[1] He was on the watch list for the Biletnikoff Award during the 2009 season. He scored a touchdown on a 29-yard pass from Tony Pike for the go-ahead score with 33 seconds left in the 2009 River City Rivalry against the University of Pittsburgh, which the Bearcats won 45-44.

Binns started all 12 games as a senior and posted a team-high 75 receptions for 1,101 yards with 10 touchdowns. He also led the Big East in receptions, receiving yards, receptions per game (6.2) and receiving yards per game (91.8)[2]

Professional career[edit]

Cincinnati Bengals[edit]

Binns was signed to the Cincinnati Bengals' practice squad on September 20, 2011. He saw game action in the 2012 season, playing in seven games (five as a starter) with 18 receptions for 210 receiving yards and one touchdown.[3]

Miami Dolphins[edit]

Binns was claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins on December 10, 2012.[4] Playing for the Dolphins the remainder of the season, Binns caught six passes for 67 yards.[5]

On July 28, 2013, Binns suffered a torn ACL and MCL during the Dolphins' training camp, forcing him to miss the entire 2013 season.[6] On July 31, 2013, Binns was waived/injured by the Miami Dolphins.[7] Binns was placed on Injured/Reserve on August 1, 2013. The Dolphins released Binns on August 26, 2014.[8]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

The Kansas City Chiefs signed Binns to their practice squad on September 8, 2014.[9] On December 31, 2014, Binns signed a futures contract with the Chiefs.[10]

Ottawa Redblacks[edit]

On February 3 2016 Binns signed a contract with the Ottawa Redblacks of the Canadian Football League.[11]


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