Dehner also expects Bengals CB William Jackson to rebound in 2020 given it’s a contract year.
The same is true for Bengals DE Carl Lawson, who has battled injuries after notching a career-high 8.5 sacks as a rookie. Dehner says Lawson’s productivity in other pass-rushing stats besides sacks would make him coveted if he reaches the open market.
Dehner notes Bengals WR Alex Erickson might be hard-pressed to make the team this year given the intense competition at the back of Cincinnati’s roster.
Josina Anderson confirms the Browns still have TE David Njoku in their plans and believe he can have a great season. However, Njoku has been wanting a trade out of Cleveland for a while.
NFL Media’s Charley Casserly writes the Browns are expecting first-round OT Jedrick Wills to start on the left side immediately as a rookie, while second-round S Grant Delpit is also viewed as a starter at free safety.