Ray Bentley
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1994
Other Position: Football; 1980-82
Ray Bentley
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
An outstanding inside linebacker for the Chippewas who played 10 years in the USFL and NFL with the Michigan Panthers, Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals... played in two Super Bowls with Buffalo and his Panthers team won the USFL title... set the Chippewa records for single-season season tackles (173 in 1982) and career tackles (443)... a first-team All-Mid-American Conference pick in 1981 and 1982... was the MAC's MVP and its Defensive Player of the Year in 1982... also a talented artist who has authored Darby the Dinosaur books and acted as a television color commentator.