Bengals sign five more draft picks

                                                                                                                               

The Bengals today signed five 2017 draft picks:

            --DT Ryan Glasgow (fourth round; Michigan) ... The third of three Bengals fourth-round picks, Glasgow was a three-year letterman who played in 45 career games for the Wolverines, with 33 starts. His career totals include 91 tackles, 18.5 tackles for losses, five sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. He was named an All-Big Ten second team player by coaches and media in 2016, after earning All-Big Ten honorable mention in ’15.

            --K Jake Elliott (fifth round; Memphis) ... The first of two Bengals fifth-round picks, Elliott finished a decorated collegiate career with 445 points (81 FGs and 202 PATs), a school record and top-10 all-time in FBS history among kickers. He also holds school records in PATs made (202), PATs attempted (202), FGs made (81), FGs attempted (104) and career FG percentage (77.9; 81 of 104).

            --LB Jordan Evans (sixth round; Oklahoma) ... The second of two Bengals fifth-round picks, Evans led the Sooners in tackles last season with 98, including 2.5 sacks, and he also recorded four interceptions. He finished his four-year career at Oklahoma tied for second in school history among linebackers in pass break-ups (16). He was named an All-Big 12 first-team player by both Associated Press and league coaches in 2016, and he was named All-Big 12 Second Team by league coaches in ’15.

            --S Brandon Wilson (sixth round, Houston) ... The first of two Bengals sixth-round picks, Wilson finished his Cougars career with 139 tackles, two INTs, four forced fumbles and one fumble recovery. In addition to playing defense, Wilson also saw action at running back and as a return specialist. He totaled eight TDs in six different ways throughout his Houston career (two rushing, two kick returns, a fumble return, an INT return, a blocked FG return and a missed FG return).

            --TE Mason Schreck (seven round; Buffalo) ... Schreck finished his collegiate career with with 108 receptions for 1120 yards and six TDs. The majority of those statistics were recorded in his senior season, when he had 59 catches for 651 yards and four TDs en route to earning All-MAC Second Team honors as voted by conference coaches. As a senior, he had 10 more catches than his first three seasons combined, and his 651 receiving yards were the most ever by a tight end in school history.

            These five players each signed four-year deals, and they are among seven Bengals draft choices already to sign. Previously signed were first-round selection John Ross (WR from Oklahoma) and fourth-round selection Carl Lawson (LB from Auburn).

            Four draftees still are unsigned: HB Joe Mixon (second round; Oklahoma), DE Jordan Willis (third round; Kansas State), WR Josh Malone (fourth round; Tennessee) and C/G J.J. Dielman (fifth round; Utah).

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