The Cincinnati Bengals are less than one month away from the start of training camp in Georgetown, KY. The defending AFC North champions had a tremendous offseason, taking advantage of free agency and the draft as they look for their first back-to-back winning seasons in 28 years.
Last year, the Bengals saw running back Cedric Benson (1,251 yards and six touchdowns) and corner back Leon Hall (six interceptions) have breakout seasons in 2009, helping Cincinnati claim their first division title since the 2005 season. There are a number of candidates - both on offense and defense - who have shown potential for being labeled as a "breakout star" for the upcoming season.
To get ready for the 2010 season, here are 10 players to keep an eye on as potential breakout players for the Bengals.