Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported many of the teams Cincinnati talked to about trading for Dalton wound up going in a different direction, including the Chicago Bears. It's possible the Bengals retain Dalton to mentor Joe Burrow, who has been a virtual lock for the No. 1 pick for months.
"At this point, nothing has been decided from Cincinnati's standpoint," Rapoport said.
Dalton is under contract for $17.5 million next season, though none of that money is guaranteed until he's on the roster for Week 1.
This article will be updated to provide more information soon.
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