Bengals Notebook: Wilcox's First NFL Scrimmage Snap One For The Books
Mitchell Wilcox had been waiting about a year, a season on the practice squad, four months, 21 days, 69 minutes and 21 seconds to get the call to go in on offense during his first NFL game on Sunday. When he got the nod to give the Bengals a three tight-end set for the first time all day against the Vikings, he was in on the biggest play of the game.
Bengals Notebook: Evolution Of Offense Aims For Balanced Burrow; Center Of Cadence; Tee Tips Hat To Jackpot Joey
When Bengals offensive coordinator Brian Callahan offered Thursday's debriefing about what took place on Opening Day, he made it clear what you saw is what you're going to get the rest of the way.
Matchup of the Game: Bengals Prepare For Fields If Rookie Raids Cincy QB Derby in Chicago
Joe Burrow's Ohio State buddy, Bengals left end Sam Hubbard, practiced against Andy Dalton when Dalton was with the Bengals, rooted for Justin Fields when Fields was with Ohio State and admires both. He's not sure how much he'll see of either of them Sunday (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 19) at venerable Soldier Field, but he knows one thing for sure.