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A rookie sixth-round pick of the Bengals, Adeniji has been touted by coaches and scouts for his athleticism, intelligence and dependability ... Started all 48 possible games over his four seasons (2016-20) at Kansas; switched between RT and LT early in his career, before settling at LT for his final two seasons ... Played G at the Senior Bowl (North team; coached by Detroit Lions' staff), and could see time at G in the NFL as well ... Considered among the most athletic linemen in the draft, his vertical leap (34 inches) and broad jump (115 inches) each tied for third among all OL at the combine ... Also an accomplished student at KU, and was a regular on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Gained notoriety for his unique recruiting backstory, in which his commitment to the Air Force Academy was quashed the summer before his freshman year due to a severe cashew allergy.
Check Out Anthony Muñoz and Hakeem Adeniji On The Pro Football Hall of Fame Podcast, The Mission
On the latest edition of The Mission, a Pro Football Hall of Fame video podcast, host Jamir Howerton interviews Hall of Famer Anthony Muñoz as he gives advice and insight to Bengals rookie Hakeem Adeniji.
Bengals Raft of 'A' Draft Grades Courtesy of Captain's 'C'
The Joe Burrow Draft is in the books and fittingly it seems to be as much about intelligence and intangibles as much as it is innate physical talent. They'll have to start calling Bengals director of player personnel Duke Tobin "Captain Obvious." After Burrow, they drafted five more captains and, naturally, the last one, Purdue linebacker Markus Bailey, is a co-captain pursuing his master's in leadership to end a draft CBS made them the big winner, and The Sporting News gave them an A-plus while USA Today, Sports Illustrated and SB Nation all weighed in at A-minus.