This could heavily impact how teams finalize their rosters before Week 1 begins, and we didn’t even get to the fact that teams are beginning to find out which of their players tested positive for COVID-19. We’ll all find out those answers in the matter of hours. The Cincinnati Bengals have several tough decisions to make on both sides of the ball. Who will stay and who will go? No matter what this position group looks like in early September, it’ll look different than how it did last year. We’ll just stick with Mabin and Sims for now. You’d figure four tight ends is one too many for an offense that uses only one over 80% of the time, and Carter is a known asset on special teams. NBA rumors: Miami Heat to make ‘all in’ pursuit for Giannis Antetokounmpo? DT Renell Wren (quadriceps) was placed on IR on Aug. 23. With all players now reported to “training camp” amidst these changing developments, it’s as good a time as any to get another Bengals roster projection in. Perhaps the team’s strongest position group. Green, Tyler Boyd, John Ross, Auden Tate, Tee Higgins, Mike Thomas, Alex Erickson. Pratt and Evans are the only two returning LBs. Reader, Geno Atkins, Sam Hubbard, Carl Lawson, Mike Daniels, Andrew Brown, Khalid Kareem, Christian Covington. … Tony Brown, Torry McTyer, or Winston Rose could take Mabin or Sims’ spot when the time comes. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. With Anderson and his electric elusiveness set to return fully healthy, Williams might be the guy with the least amount of job security. ", Bengals sign Margus Hunt and waive Andrew Brown, Zac Taylor can’t talk his way out of losing forever. The competition will most likely occur along the interior with guys like Glasgow and Andrew Brown fending off undrafted names such as Tyler Clark and Trey Dishon. Remember, Sims was signed this offseason even before Vonn Bell. Pinterest. The Bengals keep two quarterbacks after carrying three last season. All rights reserved. Perhaps two linemen who didn’t make the cut will join the practice squad. It’d be nice to see one of the undrafted guards—Clay Cordasco or Josh Knipfel—beat out Redmond, but it’s currently a see it to believe situation. Twitter. © 2020 www.cincinnati.com. OL: Jonah Williams, Michael Jordan, Trey Hopkins, Xavier Su'a-Filo, Bobby Hart, Billy Price, Fred Johnson, Hakeem Adeniji, Alex Redmond. Will the Bengals keep three quarterbacks? July 29, 2020. Cincy Jungle. An emphasis on getting Sample more involved is to be expected, but Uzomah will still have a prominent role in the offense. We could go back and forth on whether or not Erickson stays on as the team’s punt returner. Tate and Thomas had breakout training camps. But we’re not close to being confident in one of Samaje Perine, Jacques Patrick, or Devwah Whaley taking his spot. With all players now reported to “training camp” amidst these changing developments, it’s as good a time as any to get another Bengals roster projection in. How many offensive and defensive linemen will be on the opening day roster? Wilson went from an expendable piece to a special teams asset last year; he’ll stay and continue to be a speed demon on kickoff returns. The Bengals overhauled their linebacker room this offseason.