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Bengals News (8/31): No doubt

Zac Taylor doesn’t leave any doubt about Joe Burrow being the Day 1 starter.

Cincinnati Bengals Training Camp Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images

Bengals say Joe Burrow has chops to be Week 1 starter
Even though rookie quarterback Joe Burrow didn't play as well as he did in the team's first intrasquad scrimmage, Taylor said he has seen enough from the top overall draft pick for Burrow to be the unquestioned starter for the Week 1 game against the Los Angeles Chargers.

Bengals Booth Podcast: Light Of Day
It's the "Light Of Day" edition of the Bengals Booth Podcast featuring the most interesting things that players and coaches have said about Joe Burrow at training camp. Plus, 40 minutes of solid gold from Dave Lapham.

Photo Gallery | Intrasquad Scrimmage
Check out some of the best photos from the Bengals Intrasquad Scrimmage at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020.

Check out photos from the Bengals scrimmage
CINCINNATI — The Bengals had their second and final scrimmage of training camp on Sunday night, as rookie quarterback Joe Burrow and the rest of the team continue to prepare for Week 1. Check out some of the photos from the matchup below.

Joe Burrow spars with Bengals defense in intriguing Sunday scrimmage
Not that Burrow has been a stranger to bouncing back during camp. He quickly responded by completing nine of his next 10 passes with a touchdown pass to Tyler Boyd. Burrow also peppered tight end C.J. Uzomah with plenty of looks.

Bengals Bets: Four wagers worth considering before the season starts
There has been a lot of excitement surrounding the Bengals. Joe Burrow is growing every day, the offensive line is improving and the linebackers are more athletic than ever. It’s the same story every year for most NFL teams. Excitement for the season supersedes reality and fanbases start to talk themselves into a best-case scenario.

Around the league

Bolts S Derwin James (meniscus) to miss significant time
Los Angeles Chargers safety Derwin James, who missed 11 games in the 2019 season, is likely to miss significant time with a meniscus injury he suffered during Sunday's practice, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.

Free-agent DB Logan Ryan primed to sign with a team after switching agents
The free-agent defensive back has several suitors and is poised to sign with a team after hiring powerful agent Joel Segal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per sources. The change in agency is official after Ryan's previous agents waived the five-day waiting period, Rapoport added.

Cowboys WR Cooper's limited reps nothing to 'read into'
Dallas players sported no names and no numbers for a televised practice as the team didn't want to expose younger players to competing franchises who could be watching as cut-down day approaches, coach Mike McCarthy explained to reporters.

On the rise: WAS RB Gibson says 'I'm going to get it done'
"Definitely more [reps] than I expected coming in as a rookie. I always expect to play no matter where I go, but sometimes you've got to work your way to that," Gibson said Sunday, via team team transcript. "I've been getting a lot of reps. I don't know if that's just a rookie thing with them throwing reps at me, but that just shows that they see something in me. I'm ready to handle that. You throw me in there and I'm going to get it done."