Bengals’ 2018 first-round pick out of Ohio State spent rookie season as team’s No. 1 center ... Played/started 10 games ... After starting OSU-record 55 straight games in college, suffered foot injury in Game 2 of rookie season and missed next six contests ... Considered a powerful run-blocker, he helped pave way for HB Joe Mixon’s AFC-best 1168 rushing yards ... Four-year starter at Ohio State, unanimous first-team All-American (2017), and winner of ’17 Rimington Trophy as nation’s most outstanding center ... Aided blocking effort for OSU rushing offenses that led the Big Ten three times (2015-17) ... Started all 15 games as a freshman on Buckeyes’ 2014 National Championship team.