Kevin Kinte Bentley (born December 29, 1979) is a former American football linebacker who played in the National Football League. He was originally drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Northwestern. Kevin went to high school at Montclair Prep in Van Nuys where he spent three years under the coaching of George Ginnanni and defensive coordinator John Greaves.

Kevin Bentley
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Bentley with the Texans in 2010.
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Personal information
Born: (1979-12-29) December 29, 1979 (age 40)
North Hills, California
Height:6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight:247 lb (112 kg)
Career information
High school:Van Nuys (CA) Montclair
NFL Draft:2002 / Round: 4 / Pick: 101
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Player stats at

Bentley has also been a member of the Seattle Seahawks, Houston Texans, San Diego Chargers and Jacksonville Jaguars.

Professional careerEdit

Houston TexansEdit

Bentley signed a free agent contract with the Houston Texans on March 2, 2008.

San Diego ChargersEdit

On August 24, 2011, Bentley signed with the San Diego Chargers. He was released during final cuts.

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed Bentley on November 22, 2011. He was released on December 5.

Indianapolis ColtsEdit

On December 6, he was signed by the Indianapolis Colts.

Kevin retired after the 2011 season.

Personal lifeEdit

Bentley earned his MBA from Rice University in 2015, and is currently a Cert-II level snowboard coach with Team Summit Colorado.[1]