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Cincinnati Bengals 2017 NFL Draft News, Updates, Coverage

Everything to know about the 2017 NFL Draft and how it relates to the Cincinnati Bengals, who own the No. 9 overall pick in 2017.

Better Bengals 2017 fantasy football option: John Ross or Joe Mixon?

Will John Ross or Joe Mixon have a bigger fantasy football impact this year?

Assessing the value the Bengals received in drafting Mason Schreck

The Bengals wrapped up their 2017 NFL Draft by selecting Mason Schreck in Round 7.

Bengals sign DE Jordan Willis to rookie deal

One of the best pass-rushers in this year’s NFL Draft, Jordan Willis is poised to make a major impact in Cincinnati.

J.J. Dielman signs rookie contract with Bengals

The Bengals now have just one rookie left unsigned.

Assessing the value the Bengals received in drafting Brandon Wilson

The Bengals found another do-it-all defensive back in Brandon Wilson.

Joe Mixon inks rookie contract with Bengals

Joe Mixon is now officially a member of the Cincinnati Bengals.

Assessing the value the Bengals received in drafting Jordan Evans

Some experts thought Evans was a more than worthy of his Round 6 selection, while others thought he should go undrafted.

Carl Lawson and Josh Malone rookie contract breakdowns with Bengals

Both fourth round picks will be making a similar amounts of money during their first four years with the Bengals.

Film Room: Ability to turn the corner key to Jordan Willis’ success

Willis has speed and power, but he needs to be able to bend and turn the corner to get to the quarterback. That is something he didn’t consistently show at Kansas State.

Assessing the value the Bengals received in drafting Jake Elliott

Finding the value in a kicker is a hard thing to grasp, as evidenced by how experts viewed Bengals kicker Jake Elliott heading into the draft.

Quiz: Match the 2017 draft pick to the team that selected him

We all know who the Bengals selected with their first round pick, but how well do you remember the rest of round one?

Assessing the value the Bengals received in drafting J.J. Dielman

J.J. Dielman didn’t receive much love from experts coming into the NFL Draft.

Assessing the value Bengals received in drafting Josh Malone

The Bengals got great value by drafting Josh Malone in the middle of Round 4.

Assessing the value Bengals received in drafting Ryan Glasgow

Comparing when Glasgow was drafted to when he was expected to be selected off the board.

Bengals receive poor grade from ESPN in NFL offseason review

Free agency was rough, but, the Bengals had a solid draft. Still, ESPN doesn’t seem to be thrilled by Cincinnati’s offseason.

Assessing the value Bengals got in drafting John Ross

Most experts think Ross was a slight reach where the Bengals got him.

Bengals sign 5 2017 NFL Draft picks

The Bengals have officially added five members of their rookie class to the roster.

Joe Mixon and John Ross attending NFLPA Rookie Premiere

Mixon and Ross figure to have major roles in Cincinnati as rookies and they’ll get to learn about life in the NFL with many of this year’s top draft picks.

Q&A with Rocky Top Talk: What Josh Malone brings to the Bengals

We spoke with a Tennessee fan and blogger to learn more about the Bengals’ Round 4 selection of wide receiver Josh Malone.

Jordan Willis and Carl Lawson deemed impact rookies for Bengals by SI

Expect Willis and/or Lawson to have a major role in this defense in 2017.

3 Bengals bubble players who could surprise fans this offseason

Don’t be surprised if these guys carve out a space for themselves on the roster.

Bengals tried to trade up for Carl Lawson, failed and still got him

Cincinnati was in love with Carl Lawson when Day 3 of the NFL Draft began, and they were lucky to get him where they did.

A.J. Green compares Josh Malone to Marvin Jones

If the comparison proves accurate, it would be ideal for the Bengals’ offense.

Bengals RB Boom Williams named among most notable UDFA

Boom Williams is looking to bring a much-needed boom to the Bengals’ backfield.

With roster turnover, Bengals should continue to rely on aging veterans

The Cincinnati Bengals are looking to replenish the roster with speed and youth, but the team shouldn’t be rushing veterans, who are perceived to be declining, out of the door.

Bengals veterans who should be worried after the draft

Jobs are on the line after the addition of 11 draft picks and 13 undrafted additions to the Bengals’ roster.

Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Good vibrations

Draft analyst Joe Goodberry joins OBI as a guest co-host this week. Listen, watch or download the podcast here!

Watch every Bengals draft selection and reactions as picks were made

Check out the reactions from and to the draft picks and commentary from NFL Network for all 11 of the Bengals’ 2017 draft picks.

Jordan Evans could become an immediate pass defense specialist

Though the former Oklahoma Sooner linebacker was a late-round selection by the Bengals, his skill set might bring something to the defense the team has been seeking for quite some time.

Bengals’ historical success after trading up in the NFL Draft

Brandon Wilson joined a select group of prospects who the Bengals moved up in the draft in order to select. Who were the others, and how does Wilson compare?

Joe Mixon ranked among top 7 offensive rookie of the year candidates

The NFL season is months away, but there’s no time like the present to discuss offensive rookie of the year candidates. That’s especially true when a Bengals player is part of the discussion.

Q&A with Bring on the Cats: Getting to know Jordan Willis

The Bengals’ Round 3 draft pick was never a captain of his high school football team. But, he was the student council president. We learned that and much more in speaking with Bring on the Cats’ Jon Morse. Read the Q&A here.

NFL Power Rankings: ESPN gives Bengals no post-draft love

The additions made by the Bengals in the 2017 NFL Draft weren’t enough to help the team climb in ESPN’s power rankings.

What anonymous scouts think of Bengals WR John Ross

“He’s a burner but he’s also skilled,” one scout said of the Bengals’ first round draft pick. “He is extremely explosive and he’s got very good body control through the route.”

Bengals sign fourth round pick Carl Lawson to rookie deal

The Bengals got some much-needed help in the pass-rushing department by drafting Carl Lawson in Round 4.

Bengals sign first round pick John Ross to rookie deal

Cincinnati’s top pick from this year’s draft is now under contract.