挖洞, who tore his left ACL and MCL and suffered partial tears to his meniscus and PCL, said after the practice session that his knee strength is at about 80 至 85% and he believes he will be ready to go for training camp.
“It feels good,” 挖洞 说过 of his knee. “What we’ve been doing out there today, we’ve been doing for basically the last month… We’re out of the hardest part. Now the fun part begins.”
Burrow added that he wants to participate in preseason games, but he isn’t sure what plans the Bengals have for him.
挖洞, 否. 1 overall pick in last year’s NFL Draft, 已完成 65.3% of his passes for 2,688 yards and 13 touchdowns in 10 games before suffering the season-ending injury.
在他的 10 开始, Burrow led the Bengals to a 2-7-1 记录. Cincinnati will look to improve in his second season, especially after they drafted wide receiver, Ja’Marr Chase, with the fifth pick in this year’s draft.
Chase and Burrow were college teammates at Lousiana State University in 2019. It is expected the duo will pick right up in Cincinnatti where they left off in Baton Rouge. According to Pro Football Focus, Burrow had a 95.4 passing grade when throwing to Chase at LSU with 23 触地得分. He also had a 141.9 passer rating.
Cincinnati will host the Minnesota Vikings in Week 1 的 2021 regular season.