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Cincinnati native (Archbishop Moeller High School) and 2018 Bengals third-round draft pick has been full-time starter at RDE since 2019 and is considered a cornerstone player on defense ... Led defensive line in both snaps played and tackles in both 2021 regular season and playoffs ... Considered among the top DEs in football against the run, he has led the Bengals' D-line in tackles in each of his three seasons (2019-21) as starter ... Made numerous key plays in Cincinnati's 2021 run to Super Bowl LVI, including sacks of Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes on back-to-back plays — second and third down — with less than two minutes remaining in the AFC Championship and the Chiefs in a goal-to-go situation and down just three points; K.C. was forced to kick a FG, and Cincinnati won in OT ... Enters 2022 with 24.0 career sacks, second-most among players from the 2018 draft class ... Enters 2022 with five career multi-sack games (four regular season, one postseason) ... Has played primarily DE throughout career, but has also seen action at DT in nickel packages. ... Played safety in high school, where he helped Moeller to back-to-back state titles as a junior and senior, before switching to DE at Ohio State.
Bengals Sign Third-Round Picks Sam Hubbard and Malik Jefferson
Hubbard and Jefferson signed four-year contracts
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.
Bengals Sign First-Round Draft Pick Billy Price
The Bengals today signed C Billy Price of Ohio State University, their first-round selection (21st overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft. The contract is for four years through 2021, with a team option to extend it by one year through 2022.
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.
Bengals Sign Three Try-Out Players
Bengals signed three try-out players who are all college free agents after rookie minicamp.
Slants and screens: Price puts in full day despite injury; 3 more sign
The Bengals today signed three draft picks, including second-round S Jessie Bates, fourth-round HB Mark Walton and fifth-round CB Darius Phillips.
Flowers, Worley lead CFA list
With the first of three rookie minicamp practices set for Friday afternoon, the Bengals announced the signing of 10 undrafted free agents. South Florida quarterback Quinton Flowers made the switch to running back and Ohio State linebacker Chris Worley (above) joined fellow Buckeye rookies Billy Price and Sam Hubbard.
No footnotes in rookie minicamp
The Bengals' rookie week-end minicamp that begins Friday is headlined by Ohio State alums Billy Price, Sam Hubbard and Chris Worley, but don't sluff off as footnotes returners like Kermit Whitfield, Kent Perkins, Sojourn Shelton and Jonathan Brown.
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.
Mike steps to the mike
Michael Johnson hadn't even read Sam Hubbard's name yet and he was already teaching him how to be a pro.
Draft Recap: 5 Things You Need to Know
Five things you need to know about the Bengals 2018 draft.
Shades of '12 draft gets defensive
It has kind of a whiff of 2012. The Bengals would love that, if this weekend's draft turned out like that one since it yielded six starters or regulars and doubled the standard of three for each draft. It was a big lift for the 2011 team's surprising play-off appearance and helped set the table for those five straight post-season runs. Like the '12 draft, this one was defined by trades.
Bengals Draft Rd 7 News Conference Transcripts
Cincinnati Bengals Draft seventh-round transcripts
'18 NFL Draft: Rd 2 & 3 Introductory News Conference Transcript
Bengals second-round and third-round picks Jessie Bates, Sam Hubbard and Malik Jefferson news conference transcript
Lippincott goes to other side of the aisle with Hubbard selection
Jim Lippincott, the Bengals' former director of football operations who scouted their prospects for 20 years, is now on the other side of the aisle after they selected Ohio State defensive end Sam Hubbard Friday night in the third round.
We haven't seen Teryl Austin much at all this offseason, his first as the Bengals defensive coordinator. But when he surfaced late Friday night in the media room with three of his position coaches from all three levels of his defense, it was a little bit clearer how he plans to take them to the next level.
Home is sweet for Hubbard
When Sam Hubbard was a student at Cincinnati's Moeller High School and hadn't committed to play football at Ohio State, he called Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer and wound up speaking to Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis as well. You wouldn't believe what happened five years later.