Joe Mixon

Joe Mixon

Height: 6-1
Weight: 220 lbs
Age: 27
College: Oklahoma
Houston Texans

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NBC SportsThe Athletic's Paul Dehner reports Bengals running backs have been "far more active" in the team's passing game in offseason practices.

It's unclear who will take on the Bengals' primary pass-catching role out of the backfield, though Chase Brown excelled in that role as a rookie in 2023. The speedy Brown caught 14 of his 15 targets for 156 yards and a touchdown last season. Zack Moss could also mix in on passing downs, though he seems more likely to take on Cincinnati's primary early down role. Last season, Joe Mixon saw an 11 percent target share (64 targets) as the team's lead back. More pass-game usage could be a huge statistical boon for Brown if he seizes the pass catching role this summer.

Source: NBC Sports
Friday, Jun 28, 2024

Pro Football RumorsBengals A Candidate For RB Addition?

For the first time since 2017, the Bengals’ backfield will not include Joe Mixon. The former Pro Bowler was dealt to the Texans in a move which paved the way for a new running back approach. Cincinnati was set to release Mixon before trading him to Houston. The 27-year-old logged over 200 carries in each of […]

Source: Pro Football Rumors
Thursday, Jun 27, 2024