The Cincinnati Bengals concluded the 2012 season by reaching the playoffs for the second straight year in over three decades. This is a very young team containing a plethora of talent and looks to continue to build around its young stars.
There are several holes that the Bengals would currently like to address in the upcoming draft, however, they should be sticking to their recent best-player-available strategy which has yielded great success.
Certain positions will be looked upon by the Bengals early in the draft as they look to fill large voids at linebacker, safety, running back and defensive end. Some draftees will be instant starters, others will be developmental players as the Bengals look to add depth.
Without further ado, let's take a look at how the Bengals may fare in the 2013 draft.