It's the "It's Time" edition of the Bengals Booth Podcast as the team announced a Ring of Honor to Paul Brown Stadium.
Elizabeth Blackburn, the Bengals Director of Strategy and Engagement, explains why the Bengals are moving forward with a Ring of Honor, how many players and coaches will make up the initial class, and how they are being chosen.
Then, Dan Hoard talks to the greatest player in franchise history – Anthony Munoz – about being selected for the inaugural class.
Podcast highlights include:
- 2:38 - Podcast begins with Blackburn talking about the decision to formulate the Ring of Honor and why it was important to celebrate the team's rich tradition.
- 6:30 - How and when the Bengals will unveil the inaugural class in 2021.
- 9:25 - Why the creation of the Ring of Honor will help connect former players with the fans.
- 11:43 - How Munoz found out about being a part of the inaugural class and why he felt so humbled and excited to be a part of the Ring of Honor.
- 16:06 - Why Munoz believes the Ring of Honor will not only be exciting for the fans, but more so for the former players.
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