The Philadelphia Eagles released wide receiver Arrelious Benn on Friday afternoon. The Eagles announced Benn’s release on Friday afternoon. Unlike Avant and Jackson, Benn never actually played a game with the Eagles. He was acquired by the Eagles last March in a deal with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers In three seasons with Tampa Bay, Benn compiled 59 receptions for 862 yards and five touchdowns. Benn would likely have been competing with Jeremy Maclin Jeff Maehl , Demaris Johnson and Brad Smith for the last wide receiver spot or two. The Eagles also selected wide receivers Jordan Matthews in the second round and Josh Huff in the third of the NFL draft. Cunningham at receiver along with 2014 draft picks Jordan Matthews and Josh Huff.