Between the draft, free agency and coaching staff changes, the 2021 offseason has been a busy one for the Bengals.
With a core of promising young players melding with those offseason additions, the Bengals are confident they'll improve in 2021. How those revamped units perform will likely play a large role in the team's success this season.
Here is a look at some of the moves the Bengals have made since the offseason began back in January.
- OL Riley Reiff, DL Trey Hendrickson, CB Chidobe Awuzie, CB Mike Hilton, DL Larry Ogunjobi, CB Eli Apple, S Ricardo Allen, TE Thaddeus Moss, S Kavon Frazier, WR Trent Taylor, LB Joe Bachie
Re-Signed With Bengals
- P Kevin Huber, HB Samaje Perine, WR Mike Thomas, OL Quinton Spain, LB Jordan Evans, DT Mike Daniels, DE Amani Bledsoe, CB Tony Brown
- QB Brandon Allen, S Brandon Wilson, LS Clark Harris, CB Jalen Davis
- WR A.J. Green, RB Giovani Bernard, DL Geno Atikins, K Randy Bullock, OL B.J. Finney, OL Bobby Hart, QB Ryan Finley, DL Carl Lawson, CB William Jackson, LB Josh Bynes, DT Christian Covington, DT/DE Margus Hunt, G Alex Redmond, CB LeShaun Sims, DT Xavier Williams
Bengals Draft Picks
- 1. (5) Ja'Marr Chase, WR
- 2. (46) Jackson Carman, OT
- 3. (69) Joseph Ossai, DE
- 4. (111) Cameron Sample, DE
- 4. (122) Tyler Shelvin, DT
- 4. (139) D'Ante Smith, OT
- 5. (149) Evan McPherson, K
- 6. (190) Trey Hill, C
- 6. (202) Chris Evans, RB
- 7. (235) Wyatt Hubert, DE
During the draft, the Bengals traded their second-round pick to the New England Patriots, a deal that gave Cincinnati the 46th, 122nd and 139th picks in the 2021 NFL Draft.
Take a look back at college photos of every Bengals pick from the 2021 NFL Draft.
COLLEGE FREE AGENTS SIGNED
- P Drue Chrisman, LB Darius Hodge, WR Riley Lees, CB Antonio Phillips, TE Pro Wells, HB Pooka Williams, QB Eric Dungey, TE Cheyenne O'Grady
COACHING STAFF CHANGES
- Frank Pollack (offensive line), Marion Hobby (defensive line), Troy Walters (receivers), Justin Hill (running backs), Brad Kragthorpe (assistant wide receivers), Louie Cioffi (defensive quality control)
- Bob Bicknell (wide receivers), Gerald Chatman (defensive assistant), Nick Eason (defensive line), Jemal Singleton (running backs), Jim Turner (offensive line),