Ben Troupe is a Southern born and bred and proud of it! He was born in Swainsboro, GA, in a tiny community where everyone knew each other. Ben received All-American honors during his time at University of Florida; 2000 - 2003. He lined up as tight end splitting his four years under Steve Spurrier and Ron Zook. In 2004, he was drafted in the 2nd round by the Tennessee Titans, where he spent the majority of his career.
Ben represents the best of Southern football, he is passionate, driven and appreciative for the talents that God blessed him with. He will be writing regular columns for SouthernPigskin.com. Ben also is passionate about giving back. He focuses on helping students achieve their potential and reach their dream of attending college. From his scholarship program to motivational speaking, Ben is trying to make a difference in their lives. Check out his site http://www.bentroupe.com