With only weeks until the preseason begins, the Cincinnati Bengals and the rest of the NFL will have to start making their final cuts for the 53-man roster. For the most part, we can anticipate who will make up 95 percent of the team.
Then there's the other five or six slots that are always up for debate. Those spots are occasionally filled with veteran journeymen, career backups, or the undrafted rookie whom, every now and then, makes a huge impact.
Such could be the case in the Queen City this season. There are approximately five slots that could supply some surprise in 2013.