It's the "High Hopes" edition of the Bengals Booth Podcast as the always entertaining Adam Schein joins Dan Hoard to explain why he has high hopes for Cincinnati in 2021 and beyond.
Then Dave Lapham joins the podcast to discuss OTAs and answer the fans "AskLap" questions.
Podcast highlights include:
- 2:24 - Podcast begins with Schein first discussing his recent article on NFL.com predicting the Bengals will win more games than the Pittsburgh Steelers.
- 9:56 - Why Schein thinks the Week 4 matchup between the Bengals Joe Burrow and Jacksonville's Trevor Lawrence will be one of the best games of the year.
- 15:37 - Lapham talks about Burrow's arm strength and why it is noticeably better from last year.
- 24:04 - How defensive tackles D.J. Reader and Renell Wren, as well as center Trey Hopkins, looked in their injury rehab during OTAs.
- 27:26 - The #AskLap segment begins with fans first asking about the offensive line's blocking scheme and which fits the team's personnel the best.
- 36:36 - What Lapham thinks is the most important area the defense needs to improve upon this season.
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