Cincinnati Bengals Team | Roster - Bengals.com
|3||@Eagles||T 23 - 23|
|7||Browns||L 34 - 37|
|2||@Browns||L 30 - 35||0||0||0|
|6||@Colts||L 27 - 31|
|1||Chargers||L 13 - 16||2||17||8.5||15||0|
|5||@Ravens||L 3 - 27|
|4||Jaguars||W 33 - 25|
WR TE Career
A first-round pick of the Bengals in 2017, Ross has struggled with injuries throughout his career, but when healthy he's shown big-play ability and a nose for the end zone ... Ranked third in the NFL in receiving yards through first three weeks of 2019, before a sternoclavicular injury landed him on Reserve/Injured for eight weeks ... Returned for the final four contests, and finished with 28 catches on the season for 506 yards and three TDs in eight total games (all starts) ... In 2018, he tied for team lead in receiving TDs (seven), despite battling a groin injury for much of the season ... Rookie season in 2017 was derailed by shoulder and knee injuries, as he saw only 17 offensive snaps all season ... Ran a 4.22-second 40-yard dash at the 2017 NFL Scouting Combine, considered to be a combine record.
John Ross dazzles the eye on 28-yard catch and run
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes 28-yard pass to wide receiver John Ross.
Dalton finds John Ross on the over-the-shoulder grab for 34 yards
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes pass to wide receiver John Ross for 34 yards.
Ross: "I feel great... I'm anxious to get back out there"
WR John Ross speaks with the media after returning to practice for the first time following a sternoclavicular injury.
Mixon FLATTENS Hilton on the blitz for Dalton's top-shelf throw to Ross
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton hits wide receiver John Ross over the middle for a first down.
Ross: "It's on ourselves to go out and change that"
Wide receiver John Ross gives his thoughts after the week two matchup against the San Francisco 49ers.
Can't-Miss Play: John Ross goes 66 YARDS for TD
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton finds wide receiver John Ross in stride who takes off for a 66-yard touchdown.
John Ross shows off speed with 34-yard pickup
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver John Ross skates through the 49ers defense with a 34-yard catch-and-run from an Andy Dalton pass.
DRIVE TO BETTER: One-on-One | John Ross on his performance in week 1
On this week's Fifth Third Bank Drive to Better, Marisa Contipelli sits down with receiver John Ross after his breakout performance in week 1.
Ross on his week 1 performance: "It feels good to know that I'm supposed to be in this offense, that I can make plays"
WR John Ross III talks with the media about the Bengals offense and his play in week 1.
Ross: "Now I come in with a different mentality"
Wide receiver John Ross discusses his breakout performance against the Seattle Seahawks in week one.
Bengals vs Seahawks highlights | Week 1
Watch the highlights from the week 1 game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Seattle Seahawks.
Every catch from John Ross' return to Seattle | Week 1
Watch every catch from Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver John Ross' return to Seattle during Week 1.
Can't-Miss Play: John Ross scores INSANE 55-yard TD before half
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton completes 55-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver John Ross.
Can't-Miss Play: John Ross scores 33-YARD TD on EPIC flea-flicker
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver John Ross catches a flea flicker for a 33-yard touchdown.
Ross: "I just felt like I got another gear"
WR John Ross talks with the media ahead of the Bengals week 1 trip to Seattle.
Ross: "I know it's big for me to get out here and be in our new playbook and offense"
WR John Ross meets with the media following day 6 of Bengals training camp practice.
Ross: "I love playing alongside these guys"
Bengals wide receiver John Ross speaks with the media after the 2019 NFL Draft and discusses helping the draftees adjust to life in the NFL.
Jeff Driskel hits John Ross with a 3-yard touchdown pass
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jeff Driskel hits wide receiver John Ross with a 3-yard touchdown pass.
Ross: "We're not going to quit on no one"
WR John Ross speaks with the media as the team gets ready to host Oakland on Sunday.
John Ross hauls in sixth TD of 2018
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jeff Driskel connects with his wide receiver John Ross for a 6-yard touchdown.
Ross on Driskel: "He's consistent and he works hard all the time ... he knows how to get the ball to everyone, just as well as Andy does"
WR John Ross speaks with the media in the Bengals locker room on November 26, 2018.
Ross: "Tomorrow we get ready for Denver, and that's all we can focus on"
WR John Ross meets with the media after the Bengals fall in week 12 to the Browns.
John Ross extends his TD streak to three games
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton finds wide receiver John Ross for a 2-yard touchdown.
John Ross makes acrobatic catch for 17 yards
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton throws a dime to wide receiver John Ross for a 17-yard gain.
John Ross Vows To Believe In Himself
T.J. Houshmandzadeh, one of the most prolific receivers in Bengals history and a John Ross mentor, says if he had his pupil's talent he would have been the greatest receiver ever. It sounds like Ross is starting to drape himself in that kind of mentality.
Bengals Place DT Renell Wren On The Reserve/Injured list, John Ross Activated
The Bengals placed DT Renell Wren on the Reserve/Injured list, and activated WR John Ross from the Reserve list.
Who Could Be The Bengals Breakout Star In 2020?
In recent years players like wide receivers Tyler Boyd and Auden Tate or defensive linemen Sam Hubbard have emerged as a breakout star for the Bengals. Broadcasters Dan Hoard and Dave Lapham, along with Bengals.com writers Geoff Hobson and Michael LaPlaca, predict who could be the Bengals breakout star in 2020.
Quick Hits: Big Willie Has His Say; John Ross Burrows Into Workouts
Willie Anderson, the Bengals' all-time right tackle and Pro Football Hall-of-Fame candidate, looked back this week on his career in Cincinnati and questioned the cheap tag that has been applied to Bengals president Mike Brown...John Ross looks to build on last season's first three games while taking in some throws from Joe Burrow.
Bengals Activate John Ross, Waive Damion Willis
The Bengals today activated WR John Ross III to the 53-player roster from the Reserve/Injured list and waived WR Damion Willis. Ross, a third-year player, spent the last eight games on the Reserve/Injured list due to a sternoclavicular injury suffered in Game 4 at Pittsburgh.
John Ross Cleared To Practice
Wide receiver John Ross has been on the Reserve/Injured list since Oct. 2 with a sternoclavicular injury he suffered in Game 4 at Pittsburgh. He counts as the first of a possible two players the team may designate for return from the R/I list this season.
Bengals Sign Morgan From Practice Squad, Place Ross On Reserve/Injured List
The Bengals signed WR Stanley Morgan from the practice squad, and placed WR John Ross on the Reserve/Injured list.
Mr. Positive: Ross Focused on Having the Right Mindset
With a new staff and system in place, this is a chance for John Ross to take a big step. With his teammate Tyler Boyd serving as a frame of reference, Ross is following a similar template to be great.
Mixon Holds Second Annual Football Camp
Joe Mixon's football camp was held at his high school in California.
Dalton's mechanics at center of offensive repairs
New quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt gives Andy Dalton the highest marks possible when grading his fundamentals.
Hobson's Choice: paper chase
If it is June, that means the Bengals' chances are on mere paper. August is video.
Receivers get out of the blocks
This band of wide receivers has shown in the first two weeks of spring ball plenty of timing. As in fast times. The Bengals strength and conditioning staff has been impressed with how fast the receivers are playing, a byproduct of the fast pace stressed in coordinator Bill Lazor's new offense.
Hobson's Choice: receivers on the mind
The roster scrum has begun and all eyes are on the hands at receiver, such as Josh Malone.
Offense feels the urgency
On Tuesday, the Bengals offense looked urgent in its 2018 debut. Urgent enough that some observed it was the quickest the offense has looked since Hue Jackson ran it from 2014-2015.
Hobson's Choice: something old, a lot new
Tough sledding for rookies like cornerback Davontae Harris (35) when it comes to a deep defensive depth chart, but like many of the draft picks he can make the club in the kicking game and play a lot on special teams.
Ross listening to think tank
Just stop thinking. That's what the vets have been telling John Ross this spring. In anticipation of next Tuesday's first voluntary on-field session against the defense both fellow wide receivers A.J. Green and Brandon LaFell are telling Ross to just stop thinking and start allowing his enormous talent to surface.
Hobson's Choice: walking the line in the draft
Bengaldom hopes their team walked the line well in last week's NFL Draft. They went offensive line in the first round and then in the last round. Mississippi's Rod Taylor waited a long time to get picked, but he may have enough versatility to stay around longer than that.
Bengals Play 60 With Rockdale Academy & South Avondale Elementary
The Bengals hosted kids from Rockdale Academy & South Avondale Elementary for a PLAY 60 field day sponsored by Cincinnati Childrens at Paul Brown Stadium. Bengals players, staff and Cincinnati Childrens volunteers led students in physical activity stations.