The Bengals’ 53 man roster is set and while there’s depth to be found, some positions are deeper than others. Defensive line, in particular, is one area of the team that could use an upgrade heading into Week 1 of the regular season. But as of now, here’s where the Bengals’ depth chart stands after Saturday’s 53-man roster release.
QB: Andy Dalton, AJ McCarron, Jeff Driskel
WR 1: A.J Green, James Wright, Alex Erickson
WR 2: Brandon LaFell, Tyler Boyd, Cody Core
LT: Andrew Whitworth, Jake Fisher**
LG: Clint Boling, Trey Hopkins
C: Russell Bodine, T.J. Johnson
RG: Kevin Zeitler, Christian Westerman
RT: Cedric Ogbuehi**, Eric Winston
TE: Tyler Eifert***, Tyler Kroft**, C.J. Uzomah
TE 2/FB: Ryan Hewitt
RB: Jeremy Hill, Giovani Bernard, Rex Burkhead
LDE: Carlos Dunlap, Margus Hunt
NT: Domata Peko, Pat Sims
DT: Geno Atkins, DeShawn Williams
RDE: Michael Johnson, Will Clarke
SLB: Karlos Dansby, Marquis Flowers
MLB: Rey Maualuga, Trevor Roach
WLB: Vontaze Burfict*, Vincent Rey, Nick Vigil
LCB: Dre Kirkpatrick, Chris Lewis-Harris, Josh Shaw
RCB: Adam Jones, Darqueze Dennard, Chykie Brown
SS: Shawn Williams, Clayton Fejedelem
FS: George Iloka, Derron Smith
P: Kevin Huber
KO/PK: Mike Nugent
LS: Clark Harris
PR: Alex Erickson, Adam Jones, Tyler Boyd
KR: Alex Erickson, Adam Jones, Rex Burkhead
*Burfict is suspended for the first three weeks of the 2016 NFL season.
**Fisher, Obuehi, Kroft and Dennard are all battling injuries and hoping to be back by Week 1.
***Eifert is currently aiming for a Week 4-6 return from an ankle injury suffered in the Pro Bowl and subsequent surgery.