Pro Football weekly

Comment | Print |

Bengals WRs Caldwell, Simpson vie for bigger roles

About the Author

Recent posts by Mike Wilkening

Underdogs have made some noise in title round

Posted Jan. 14, 2013 @ 2:36 p.m.

What's next for Browns' offense?

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 9:59 p.m.

Running back a need for Lions

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 9:52 p.m.

Divisional round handicapping column

Posted Jan. 11, 2013 @ 4:05 p.m.

Related Stories

Cincinnati Bengals: 2013 team needs

Posted March 07, 2013 @ 12:50 p.m.

Bengals DE Johnson receives franchise tag

Posted March 01, 2013 @ 1:52 p.m.

Bengals name Hue Jackson RB coach

Posted Feb. 06, 2013 @ 11:51 a.m.

LB Brandon Joiner joins Bengals after prison term

Posted Feb. 04, 2013 @ 7:09 p.m.

Bengals sign OLB Maybin

Posted Jan. 25, 2013 @ 1:04 p.m.

Bengals' foundation solid, but questions remain

Posted Jan. 06, 2013 @ 3:52 p.m.

Texans edge Bengals for wild-card win

Posted Jan. 05, 2013 @ 8:41 p.m.

Friday injury report for wild-card round

Posted Jan. 04, 2013 @ 5:18 p.m.

Key matchup: Texans DE J.J. Watt vs. Bengals O-line

Posted Jan. 04, 2013 @ 1:50 p.m.
Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 9 p.m. ET
By Mike Wilkening

Terrell Owens is on injured reserve with a knee injury and will be an unrestricted free agent. Chad Ochocinco is battling an ankle injury that could require offseason surgery, and the Bengals have to decide whether to pick up a $6 million contract option on him for 2011. Yes, the Bengals' plans at wide receiver are an offseason story line to watch. Third-year pro Andre Caldwell, who has stepped in for Owens, is vying for a bigger role in the offense in 2011 after playing sparingly for most of this season. Jerome Simpson, like Caldwell a 2008 draft pick, is working to prove he can be part of the team's plans for next season after failing to earn much playing time in his first three seasons. Speaking on "The T.Ocho Show" this week, Ochocinco said he wasn't sure if he would be back next season and said he expected "significant" changes to the Bengals in the offseason.

Comments ()


ABOUT TRUST ONLINE