Jessie Bates reported to training camp Tuesday after holding out due to failed contract negotiations. (Kelsey Conway on Twitter)
Bates returns to the Bengals this week as they are set to begin join practices with the Rams Wednesday. The 25-year-old safety registered 67 tackles, four breakups, and one interception in 2021. Bates is in the final year of his contract and would be a free agent if he is not franchise tagged.