By Brian Hoffman, Bengals Correspondent, Sun, Aug 3rd 10:10am EDT
In the first published depth chart of the preseason, Bengals RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis appears as the primary backup ahead of rookie Jeremy Hill. (Source: ESPN)
Fantasy Impact: In the fantasy community, we are so eager to locate future stars before they hit that we sometimes overlook the familiar options that are still in the picture. This is why Knowshon Moreno was typically drafted around nine rounds after Montee Ball in 2013. Jeremy Hill may still become the more productive Bengals backup RB, but as long as the coaches are backing the Law Firm, we shouldn't ignore him.
EDSFootball | Aug 29th
It's not a huge surprise, but the Bengals have released running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis.
When the Bengals drafted LSU running back Jeremy Hill in the second round, it seemed fairly clear that The Law Firm's days in Cincinnati were numbered.
In two seasons with the Bengals, Green-Ellis rushed for 1,850 yards and 13 touchdowns as his yards-per-carry average dropped from 3.9 in 2012 to 3.4 YPC ...