The Cincinnati Bengals' playoff hopes are about done. It is time to enjoy the rest of the season and start focusing on the draft.
Who Dey Nation can hope all they want but it is time to face the facts. Considering the remaining schedule, the Bengals could end up with a top ten pick. Forget about the playoffs and forget about an eight win season.
The Bengals' most glaring need is defensive line. However, Carson Palmer, Jonathan Joseph, Cedric Benson, Robert Geathers, Antwan Odom, Chad Ochocinco and Terrell Owens could all be gone next year. The Bengals may have other needs to look at.
Here are ten players that could end up in stripes. The projected stats came from ESPN.