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Bengals rookie jersey numbers and info to look out for in preseason

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When you spot the new guys on the field tonight, now you'll know who they are!

Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

When the Bengals take the field tonight in their preseason opener against the New York Giants, the rookies will be some of the most important players to watch. Since you'll probably be looking at jersey numbers and saying, wait, who's that, below we've given you all the details on the Bengals' newest additions.

Name Number College Position Drafted/UDFA
Cedric Ogbuehi 70 Texas A&M OT 1st Round
Jake Fisher 74 Oregon OT 2nd Round
Tyler Kroft 81 Rutgers TE 3rd Round
P.J. Dawson 47 TCU LB 3rd Round
Josh Shaw 26 USC CB 4th Round
Marcus Hardison 91 Arizona State DT 4th Round
C.J. Uzomah 87 Auburn TE 5th Round
Derron Smith 40 Fresno State S 6th Round
Mario Alford 15 West Viriginia WR 7th Round
Erick Dargan 42 Oregon S UDFA
Troy Hill 28 Oregon CB UDFA
Chris Jasperse 62 Marshall C/G UDFA
Jake Kumerow 84 Wisconsin-Whitewater WR UDFA
Desmond Lawrence 83 North Carolina A&T WR UDFA
Matt Lengel 88 Eastern Kentucky TE UDFA
Tom Obarski 4 Concordia-St. Paul K UDFA
John Peters 48 Mount St. Joseph TE UDFA
Kalafitoni Pole 66 Washington State DT UDFA
Floyd Raven 41 Texas A&M S UDFA
Trevor Roach 45 Nebraska LB UDFA
Jake Smith 63 Louisville C UDFA
Terrell Watson 31 Azusa Pacific HB/RB UDFA
Mark Weisman 35 Iowa FB UDFA
DeShawn Williams 69 Clemson DT UDFA
Michael Bennett 80 Georgia WR UDFA


Plus check out some of Cincy Jungle's rookie previews:

Rookie Preview: Cedric Ogbuehi and Jake Fisher

Rookie Preview: Josh Shaw and Derron Smith

Rookie Preview: P.J. Dawson, Mario Alford and Marcus Hardison

Rookie Preview: Tyler Kroft and C.J. Uzomah

Sizing up the Bengals' UDFA Class

Q&A with kicker Tom Obarski

Getting to know WR Jake Kumerow