The Bengals are a rag-tag group brought together under various circumstances and experiences. Underlying this puzzle of a team are the veterans which have experienced the bone-crushing hits that separate professionals from amateurs.
As of July 31, 2010, the average NFL experience of a Bengals player is approximately three and a half years. Leadership, though, generally demands at least five years prior to being considered a veteran player.
The following are the top 10 veterans (five years or more of NFL experience) representing the Bengals in 2010.