Coach Zac Taylor called the former first-round pick in late February when it was reported by national outlets that the Bengals were considering trade offers involving Ross on the eve of the NFL Combine.
Offensive Line Feels A Draft
The Bengals’ incumbents on offense have been absorbing the first major moves of the New Dey in last weekend’s NFL Draft and here are the returns Tuesday after they went through voluntary workouts at Paul Brown Stadium.
Bengals Booth Podcast: I Choose You
In the latest edition of the Bengals Booth Podcast, broadcasters Dan Hoard and Dave Lapham recap the 2019 NFL Draft. Hoard also chats the Bengals’ first round pick, offensive tackle Jonah Williams in this week’s fun facts interview.
John Ross still part of Bengals plans at receiver following draft
Ross has just 21 catches for 210 yards in two seasons with the Bengals. All of that production came last year after being limited to just three games as a rookie. New Bengals head coach Zac Taylor reassured Ross earlier in the offseason he wasn’t going anywhere after reports he was on the trading block surfaced.
Andy Dalton wasn’t surprised by Bengals drafting a quarterback
The Cincinnati Bengals had just two quarterbacks on their roster as their headed into the NFL Draft last week. So it didn’t exactly surprise Bengals starter Andy Dalton that the front office would use on of its selections on a quarterback.
Cincinnati Bengals: Draft picks could shuffle lineup on O-line
After the Bengals added two versatile linemen through the draft, the lineup and depth chart could be completely shuffled.
What does Bengals draft mean for team’s wide receivers?
John Ross was sitting in the dentist chair in February when his phone rang. He ignored it, figuring whomever it was could wait. But then the phone rang again, and again, and it kept on ringing to the point where the dental hygienist asked if everything was OK.
The 2020 NFL draft QB class - Five names to know plus potential landing spots
We are a mere 358 days from the 2020 NFL draft, but it's already time to start breaking it down. While this year's quarterback class might have fizzled, next year's crop already looks loaded.
Bruce Allen: Giants GM 'has no clue' about our strategy
In the aftermath of the 2019 NFL Draft, embattled New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman spent days explaining why he took quarterback Daniel Jones with the No. 6 overall pick. At one point in the circular defense, Gettleman explained the selection by stating that he was certain two teams would have snatched Jones before the QB fell to No. 17.
Matt Ryan thankful Falcons bolstered O-line in draft
The Falcons went into the offseason targeting an offensive line upgrade and went full-throttle fixing the positions. The team signed two guards in free agency -- James Carpenter and Jamon Brown. More importantly, they used two first-round picks on offensive linemen: Chris Lindstrom, a guard from Boston College with the 14th selection, and traded up to the 31st overall pick to snag Kaleb McGary, a right tackle from Washington.
Broncos, Chris Harris haven't started contract talks
Harris requested a trade or contract that paid him $15 million annually. Broncos general manager John Elway insisted throughout the offseason that he would address the situation after the draft passed. Here we are. With the draft over, will the Broncos hand the stud corner a new big deal?