Jan 22, 2022 2:31pm ET
Jan 22, 2022 2:31pm ETCredit score…Jeff Dean/Related Press
A lot has been written concerning the connection between Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow and his former collegiate and now skilled teammate Ja’Marr Chase. And why not? Burrow threw for 4,611 yards and 34 touchdowns, 13 of them to Chase, who rushed for 1,455 yards, a Tremendous Bowl-era report for a rookie.
However Chase wasn’t Burrow’s solely outlet. Tee Higgins, who the Bengals clinched within the second spherical of the 2020 draft, had 1,091 yards acquired whereas Tyler Boyd, a six-year veteran, had 828 yards and had 5 touchdowns.
Tight finish CJ Uzomah (493 yards and 5 touchdowns) and working again Joe Mixon (314 yards and three touchdowns) have additionally emerged as choices to maintain the Bengals offense going when the protection locks in Chase or rushes Burrow.