The Cincinnati Bengals are close to opening the preseason, which is just another check on the checklist on the arrival of the greatest sport in the history of sports. Before then, teams are required to give an inactive list 90 minutes before the game.
The Bengals won't have a handful of players during the team's regular season opener in Atlanta.
Offense: A.J Green, Andrew Whitworth, Andrew Hawkins, Chris Pressley, Tyrone Goard, Alex Smith, Reid Fragel, Marvin Jones, Bernard Scott, Zac Robinson
Defense: Brandon Thompson, Carlos Dunlap, Vincent Rey