May 20, 2016, 6:00pm EDT
June 5, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 1B, Russell Bodine
The top of our countdown ends with a tie, as the big guy manning the middle of the line might be in a make-or-break year in 2016.
June 4, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: #1A, Jeremy Hill
We conclude our countdown with a third-year running back who is attempting to break away form his sophomore slump.
June 2, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 2, Dre Kirkpatrick
We start winding down the list of Bengals players with the most to prove with a veteran cornerback at a crossroads in his career. Will his second year as a full-time starter net better results than in 2015?
May 31, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 3, Cedric Ogbuehi
The Bengals used two top picks on offensive tackles in the 2015 NFL Draft and one is poised to take over for a prominent starting role this year. In just his second season, Cedric Ogbuehi will need to prove he isn't a first round bust.
May 30, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 4, Shawn Williams
We continue our countdown with a player set to step into a full-time starting role for the first time in his career. Will the young safety be able to fill the shoes of the departed Reggie Nelson?
May 27, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 5, Brandon LaFell
We continue the countdown of the Bengals players who have the most to prove and No. 5 is a newcomer to the squad. Wide receiver Brandon LaFell needs to be productive, while having a critical bounce-back year.
May 26, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 6, Andy Dalton
Any offseason Bengals list wouldn't be complete without including the team's star-crossed quarterback. What does Andy Dalton need to prove in 2016 to the league, his team and Bengals fans?
May 25, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: #7, Darqueze Dennard
Marvin Lewis loves first round cornerbacks, but some recent ones have taken a few years to develop into sound Bengals contributors. The team's 2014 first rounder, Darqueze Dennard, is looking to prove the team can rely on him in 2016 and beyond.
May 23, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 8, George Iloka
We continue the list with the centerpiece of the Bengals' 2016 free agency period. The athletic George Iloka will need to prove he can anchor the back end of the defense.
May 22, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 9, Vontaze Burfict
One of the best and most polarizing players on the Bengals' roster has something to prove in 2016, but it isn't because of his talent. Other factors are at play as he looks for a little bit of redemption this year.
May 20, 2016
Bengals with most to prove: No. 10, Tyler Eifert
We look at 10 Bengals players who need to show the team and its fans more in 2016 for a variety of reasons. The team's Pro Bowl tight end should show he wasn't just a one-year wonder and can produce even more after offensive departures.