As the summer draws to a close and the NFL regular season grows nearer, football fans around the country are not only preparing themselves to watch their favorite teams on Sundays but also their favorite NFL players.
Since the advent of fantasy football, fans frequently find themselves torn between watching their team and watching an individual player on another team, because he happens to be on that fan's fantasy team as well. The true challenge comes when a fan's favorite team opposes his fantasy quarterback in a given week.
Throughout the next few weeks, millions of football fans will log into sports engine sites like Yahoo! Sports, NFL.com or ESPN.com to set their draft boards with the hopes of choosing the most statistically successful, turnover-averse players in the league.
In Cincinnati, as well as the majority of the NFL, the quarterback earned the most fantasy points last season. With an ever-expanding dynamic offense, 2013 could prove to be even better for those who have Andy Dalton on their fantasy team. But before we get to that point, he must be drafted. Here's a look at five Bengals would would be good picks in your fantasy draft.
All statistics are courtesy of ESPN.com.