Brandon Venson

SMWW Agent: Ernest Peralta

Athlete Bio

Name: Brandon Venson

Sport: CPIFL Football Player for Dodge City Law

Position(s): Tight End, Wide Receiver, Full Back

Career: 2012 undrafted free agent.  Former Chicago Bears, Tight End, #85

Free Agent: 2015 / RFA

Height: 6’4

Weight: 235 lbs.

Born: 2/17/1988

College: Illinois State University

Hometown: Oak Park, IL

Combine Stats:

o   40 Yrd Dash = 4.79

o   20 Yrd Dash = 2.67

o   10 Yrd Dash = 1.70

o   225 Lb Bench Press = 22

o   Vertical Jump = 30

o   Broad Jump = 09’ 01

o   20 Yrd Shuttle = 4.63

o   3-Cone Drill = 7.41


-          Data retrieved from NFL Draft (reference links below)


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Falls under the following Group of Free Agency: Street Free Agent




Brandon signed with the Chicago Bears to an NFL contract in May of 2012


Played for 3 seasons at Illinois State (2009-11) and 1 season at the College of DuPage (2008)...  Redshirted as a true freshman at Northern Illinois (2007)... Started six of 11 games played at tight end as a senior... Had one catch for 10 yards... Played in all 11 games, with 7 starts at tight end his junior year... Hauled in a pass in 6-of-11 games played... Caught six passes for 80 yards on the season... During his sophomore campaign, saw action in 10 games... Caught 10 passes for 148 yards and a touchdown... At College of DuPage, had 60 catches for 618 yards and seven touchdowns as a redshirt freshman...  A second-team all-region selection... Was the offensive team captain. Was a recruited walk-on as a true freshman at Northern Illinois. Redshirted during the 2007 season. Attended Glenbard West H.S... A two-time all-area and all-conference selection... Also played basketball.


Currently played for the Dodge City Law Arena Team in 2014 – 2016 and helped make playoffs in the premier season (2014) in the Champions Professional Indoor Football League (CPIFL).


As of 2014, Brandon is also an assistant football coach with the Dodge City College Conquistador Football team.


Helpful Links:


-          Chicago Bears Official Website: Click HERE

- Click HERE

  • NFL Draft Click HERE

-          Dodge City Conquistadors (Brandon Venson Assistant Football Coach) Click HERE