A rookie whom the Bengals traded up six spots to select in the fourth round of the 2019 draft, Finley was named Cincinnati's starting QB during the team's Week 9 bye and started the next three games ... In three games as starter, passed 41 of 87 for 474 yards, two TDs and two INTs; also rushed 10 times for 77 yards ... Relinquished starting job back to Andy Dalton after Game 11 loss to Pittsburgh, and served as No. 2 QB for remainder of season ... Began his college career at Boise State (2013-15), with a redshirt year in '13, then graduated from BSU in spring of '16 and transferred to N.C. State for his final three years of eligibility ('16-18) ... Left N.C. State with the top career completion percentage (.645) in school history ... Despite playing only three seasons at N.C. State, his 18 career 300-yard passing games and 10,505 passing yards both rank second in school history and third in ACC history.