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WR TE Career
Originally a fifth-round pick of the Bengals in 2015, Uzomah has developed into one of Cincinnati's most dependable offensive players ... Enters 2020 with streaks of 46 consecutive games played and 29 straight starts ... Saw action on 58.7 percent (644 of 1098) of offensive snaps in 2019, and caught 27 passes for 242 yards and two TDs ... Had breakout season in 2018, with career-highs in catches (43), receiving yards (439) and receiving TDs (three) ... Earned contract extension the following offseason that keeps him in Cincinnati through the 2021 season ... Also a contributor on special teams throughout his career, he still saw 157 special teams snaps in 2019 despite his expanded offensive role.
Burrow drops smash-fade throw in the bucket for first NFL passing TD
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow drops slot-fade throw in the bucket for first NFL passing TD.
GEICO Locker Room: C.J. Uzomah and Drew Sample: Taking Advantage Of The Opportunity
Bengals tight ends C.J. Uzomah and Drew Sample are ready to take the next step and help the Bengals offense in 2020.
Uzomah: "Us winning that game and the way in which we won speaks to the resolve of this team and how connected we are, how close knit we are"
Tight end C.J. Uzomah talks with the media as the Bengals wrap up the 2019 season and look ahead to 2020.
Dalton caps the opening drive with a 15-yard TD to Uzomah
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes 15-yard touchdown pass to tight end C.J. Uzomah.
Uzomah: "We were able to kick it into second gear"
TE C.J. Uzomah speaks with the media following the Bengals Week 16 game against the Miami Dolphins.
Dalton strikes 8-yard TD pass to C.J. Uzomah
Andy Dalton completes the 8-yard touchdown pass to tight end C.J. Uzomah.
Uzomah hauls in Dalton's sideline laser for 16 yards on sick toe-drag grab
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes pass to tight end C.J. Uzomah.
Uzomah: "We are going to play our hardest for the guy behind center"
Tight end C.J. Uzomah spoke with the media to discuss the quarterback change from Andy Dalton to Ryan Finley.
Uzomah: "With what they are asking us to do, we need to improve"
C.J. Uzomah met with the media to preview the Week 8 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams.
C.J. Uzomah gashes Ravens defense for 22-yard catch and run
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes 22-yard pass to tight end C.J. Uzomah.
Uzomah: "We can expect a lot more big plays and big opportunities to score"
TE C.J. Uzomah talks with the media after the Bengals week 1 trip to Seattle.
C.J. Uzomah makes fingertip grab for 36 yards
Cincinnati Bengals tight end C.J. Uzomah makes catch for 36 yards.
Uzomah: "There's no reason why we shouldn't be scoring every time we have the ball"
TE C.J. Uzomah talks with the media following the Bengals first home preseason game of 2019.
Dalton drops pass in the bucket to Uzomah for Bengals' first TD
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton drops pass in the bucket to tight end C.J. Uzomah for Bengals' first touchdown.
Uzomah rumbles for 28-yard catch and run off TE screen
Cincinnati Bengals tight end C.J. Uzomah rumbles for 28-yard catch and run off tight end screen.
1-on-1: C.J. Uzomah on training camp and the Bengals new offense
Tight End C.J. Uzomah chats with Bengals.com's Dan Hoard on how training camp has gone and the depth at the tight end position.
Uzomah: "Knowing that we can be in one formation and have four or five different people at any spot on the field giving the defense a match up nightmare is awesome for us"
TE C.J. Uzomah chats with media during the Bengals OTA practices at Paul Brown Stadium.
Uzomah: "Our focus now is getting better in the off-season."
C.J. Uzomah in the locker room with the media following the week 17 game at Pittsburgh.
Uzomah: "I'm gonna come out with the same sense of urgency, the same passion of not wanting to lose"
TE C.J. Uzomah speaks with the media ahead of Cincinnati's final game of 2018.
Uzomah: "They didn't shock us with any of the schemes, we just didn't get it done"
TE C.J. Uzomah talks with the media after the Bengals week 16 loss to the Browns.
Jeff Driskel with a 14-yard touchdown pass to C.J. Uzomah vs. Cleveland Browns
Jeff Driskel with a 14-yard touchdown pass to C.J. Uzomah vs. Cleveland Browns.
Bud Light Friendship Test: C.J. Uzomah & Giovani Bernard
The friendship of tight end C.J. Uzomah and halfback Giovani Bernard is put to the test as they answer questions about each other in the Bud Light Friendship Test.
Uzomah: "I expect for us to win these last two games"
TE C.J. Uzomah meets with the media in the Bengals locker room on December 17, 2018.
C.J. Uzomah makes tough grab over the middle
Cincinnati Bengals tight end C.J. Uzomah makes a tough grab over the middle for a 27-yard gain.
Bengals Sign Mason Schreck To Roster, Place C.J. Uzomah On Reserve/Injured
The Bengals signed TE Mason Schreck from the practice squad, and placed TE C.J. Uzomah on the Reserve/Injured list. Schreck (6-5, 252), a third-year player out of the University of Buffalo, originally was a seventh-round draft pick of the Bengals in 2017.
A Head Coach And Rookie QB Rally To Their Team
It was a challenging day of three meetings at Paul Brown Stadium Thursday as the Bengals and pro sports cope with issues of social justice. But team leaders called it a good day. A day they found out they had two faces of the franchise. One black. One white.
Bengals Tight Ends A Sample Of Offensive Upgrades
Led by solid, selfless six-year veteran C.J. Uzomah, rising sophomore Drew Sample and an NFL-savvy position coach in James Casey, the Bengals tight ends are taking training camp by storm.
Bengals' New Offense Spreads The Wealth
We won't see the Bengals No. 1 offense for 16 more days, until quarterback Andy Dalton stomps his foot to get the silent count going in the din of Seattle. But if you've been listening closely, they've bought into what new head coach Zac Taylor is selling in that offensive playbook that yielded three passer ratings ranging from 92.7 (rookie Ryan Finley) to 138.9 (rookie Jake Dolegala's debut) in Thursday night's 25-23 preseason loss to the Giants at Paul Brown Stadium.
Countdown To Training Camp: Flying Under-the Radar
With the Bengals six days away from the start of training camp, Bengals.com presents a series of articles examining various storylines and things to know. The latest installment looks at some of the under-the-radar players who are critical to the team's success this season.
New Scheme Counting on Uzomah's Versatility
The first glimpse of what head coach Zac Taylor and offensive coordinator Brian Callahan are putting into the Bengals' new playbook appeared Thursday at Paul Brown Stadium when tight end C.J. Uzomah re-upped for three more years.
Daltons Raise $220,000 at 'Night to Pass it On' Event
The Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation hosted 250 guests at its first ever Night to Pass It On event at Music Hall on Friday, June 1. More than $220,000 was raised to support the Foundation's five programs, which provide daily support, opportunities, resources and life-changing experiences to seriously ill and physically-challenged children and their families.
Notes: Iloka and Mixon have head up for new rule; Mixon hopes to miss Mayfield; Glenn scouts Brown
George Iloka and Joe Mixon talk the new helmet rule ... Mixon has high praise for his old QB ... Cordy Glenn says he could "go on and on about Preston Brown," and does.
Bengals seeking draft crashers
More than veterans like 49ers safety Eric Reid are touring Paul Brown Stadium these days. 'Tis the season of the kids and the Bengals have until April 18 to interview and examine 30 prospective rookies in their building. And they all didn't go to the scouting combine, like last year's sixth-rounder Jordan Evans.
Hobson's Choice: what's next after the take?
Spearheaded by the return of Tyler Eifert, Bengaldom is emboldened by last week's activity. The focus is now the draft.
Reports: Bengals make big (6-5, 345, $30M) move
Eric Wood, the Elder High School grad who centered the Buffalo offensive line for the past decade, has the lowdown on reportedly the Bengals' new starting left tackle. Cordy Glenn is "an anchor," and "a stand-up guy."
Hobson's Choice: what do changes mean?
The Bengals have just gone through their biggest coaching staff change in history. What will it all bring? Teryl Austin is the new defensive coordinator.
Bengals flex Lions
After scoring the Bengals' two touchdowns on Sunday, running back Giovani Bernard and tight end C.J. Uzomah flexed each other and why not on a day the revamped offensive line delivered a physical 26-17 victory over the Lions in the Paul Brown Stadium season finale?
Quick hits: Apology accepted; Take a bow, Boling; Banged-up D shuts down Stafford; No Marv call
Bengals knock out Lions, 26-17
A decimated Bengals defense pitched a courageous second half in Sunday's Paul Brown Stadium season finale and the overhauled offensive line delivered a 26-17 victory that knocked the Lions out of the postseason.
Bengals at Broncos Game Notes
The Bengals at Broncos game kicks off on Sunday at 4:25 p.m. on CBS.
Bengals at Steelers Game Notes
The Bengals at Steelers game kicks off on Sunday at 4:25 p.m. on CBS.
'Same kind of guys' meet at Heinz
Don't look now, but the Bengals-Steelers rivalry isn't as ancient you think when the two brandish their swords Sunday (4:25 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 12) at Heinz Field. A total of 21 Bengals have never played a scrimmage snap in the storied series and that includes potential starters in linebackers Nick Vigil and Kevin Minter, right guards T.J. Johnson and Trey Hopkins, and cornerback William Jackson, as well as kicker Randy Bullock. Those six, as well as seven more figure to get significant snaps from scrimmage or special teams, or both, in Pittsburgh:
Best Photos of 2019: C.J. Uzomah
View some of the best images of Bengals TE C.J. Uzomah during the 2019 season.
Best Photos of 2019: Tight Ends
Check out some of the best images from the Bengals tight ends during the 2019 season.
Tight End CJ Uzomah, Ben-Gals and Who Dey joined the American Dairy Association on Tuesday, Dec. 10 to present Winton Woods City School District with the Hometown Grant! Winton Woods expanded their breakfast options for all students with help from the Hometown Grant.
Bengals Players from 2019 NCAA Final Four Schools
These Bengals players will all be cheering on their universities during the 2019 NCAA Men's Final Four.