Hopkins in 2018 was a valuable reserve offensive lineman for the Bengals, and started nine games at three different positions as an injury replacement ... Saw first career action at C, when he started Games 3-8 for injured starter Billy Price ... Started one game at RG (Game 9) and two games at LG (Games 12-13) ... Served as Cincinnati’s No. 1 RG in 2017, and played in 13 games (12 starts) after having only one game of prior NFL experience ... Originally joined Bengals as a CFA signee in ’14 ... Bounced between the Bengals’ roster and practice squad from 2014-16, while also dealing with injuries ... Noted for his versatility, he played both G and OT at Texas, and has seen game action at all three interior OL positions as a Bengal.