As the Cincinnati Bengals fully transition into offseason mode it’s natural to start looking ahead to the draft. Teams like the Bengals, who do not traditionally dip heavily into free agency, value the draft as the primary source for building their team.
But the Bengals have several questions that they will have to answer in the coming months, namely what to do about their own free agents and how to maximize the talent on their roster the most efficiently.
What follows are five cost-effective moves the Bengals can make in order to improve their team. Some may seem like no-brainers while others are the kind of outside-the-box thinking that Cincinnati doesn’t normally employ.