But now it would be wise for the team to reach out to a variety of free agents who have gone unnoticed on the market up to this point.
Now that some of the big names are off the market and certain franchises have gone all-out in spending money, the Bengals can step in and find quality pieces for cheap which could help propel the team to the next level.
Cincinnati has been focused on retaining its own up to this point, but that is going to have to change soon. The time to strike is now, with unheralded players who can make a difference scattered across the market waiting for their phones to ring.
Let's look at a few unappreciated free agents the Bengals' front office should contact—immediately.