This is a 2020 photo of D.J. Reader of the Cincinnati Bengals NFL football team. This image reflects the Cincinnati Bengals active roster as of Friday, Aug. 21, 2020 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

D.J. Reader

DT

#98

Experience: 6 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 26

Weight: 347 lbs

College: Clemson

2020 SEASON

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Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT ATT YDS AVG LNG TD REC YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT BLK Lng FG ATT FGM PCT XP Att XPM Pct Blk KO Avg TB Ret Avg
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT PUNTS YDS Net Yds LNG AVG Net Avg BLK OOB Dn IN 20 TB FC RET RETY TD
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT YDS AVG LNG TDS FF FR
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35 6 3 3 0 0 0
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16 5 1 4 0 0 0
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27 1 1 0 0 1 0
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25 5 2 3 0 0 0
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23 2 1 1 0 1 0

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT G GS
2 09/18/2020 @Browns L 30 - 35 1 1
1 09/13/2020 Chargers L 13 - 16 1 1
5 10/11/2020 @Ravens L 3 - 27 1 1
4 10/04/2020 Jaguars W 33 - 25 1 1
3 09/27/2020 @Eagles T 23 - 23 1 1

Biography

A coveted unrestricted free agent acquisition, Reader enters his first season in Cincinnati after spending his first four years (2016-19) with Houston ... At a massive 347 pounds, is considered a stout presence on the interior of the defensive line who excels particularly in run defense ... Enters 2020 with 61 career games played (52 starts), 154 tackles and 6.5 sacks ... Helped Texans rank No. 3 in the NFL in run defense in 2018 ... Originally a fifth-round pick of the Texans in 2016 ... Considered an impressive athlete for his size, and was a first baseman and pitcher for Clemson's nationally ranked baseball team in 2013.

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