Bengals ‘optimistic’ DT Reader will play vs Steelers
CINCINNATI (WXIX) - Cincinnati Bengals’ defensive tackle DJ Reader is cleared to return to practice, the team announced Monday.
The seventh-year player had been on the injured reserve list since Sept. 29 with a knee injury. He was injured in Cincinnati’s Week 3 win against the New York Jets (6-3).
Coach Zac Taylor said Monday the team is “optimistic” Reader will be ready to for this week’s game.
The 5-4 Bengals travel to Pittsburgh Sunday for a Week 10 matchup with the 3-6 Steelers.
Sunday’s game kicks off at 4:25 p.m.
See a spelling or grammar error in our story? Please include the title when you click here to report it.
Copyright 2022 WXIX. All rights reserved.