Dillon to start

8-8-01, 7:15 p.m.


GEORGETOWN, Ky. _ Bengals head coach Dick LeBeau changed gears and named Pro Bowl running back Corey Dillon as the starter for Friday night's second pre-season game in the Pontiac Silverdome.

LeBeau had said Dillon wouldn't play until the club's Aug. 25 home opener, but changed his mind because he wanted Dillon to experience pre-game preparation. He's expected to play only one or two series.

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