Unique off their first capture of 2019, the Bengals are getting a former first-spherical salvage wait on.
No, it be not A.J. Green. The Bengals have activated immediate receiver John Ross to the 53-man roster, the crew presented Tuesday. Receiver Damion Willis used to be waived in a corresponding transfer.
Ross hasn’t performed since struggling a shoulder atomize in Week 4, but used to be on his ability to his supreme season as a qualified. Genuinely, through yards, he is already there (328), despite the indisputable truth that he’d desire a touchdown in each and every of his remaining four games to check his whole from final season.
Ross’ profession in whole has been filled with atomize-related hiatuses, with his on-self-discipline tenure peppered by transient flashes of doable. His straight-line flee won him endless matchups wait on in his days as a Washington Husky, but his incapacity to place wholesome has made his professional profession a tough lunge.
He rising into what the house-bustle hitter the Bengals envisioned after they made him the ninth-total salvage of the 2017 draft, averaging 20.5 yards per reception earlier than the atomize robbed him of practically all of his third professional season. Now that he is healed, Ross would possibly per chance have of endeavor to renew this kind of job within the wonderful month of an in any other case lost season for Cincinnati, which has dearly overlooked Green. Ross’ return will at least provide a legit motive for Bengals fans to see the wonderful four games.