Cincinnati Bengals belief Joe Burrow to begin as QB – Taylor

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Zac Taylor stated primary decide Joe Burrow can have each alternative to begin for the NFL crew.

Burrow was chosen with the highest decide in April’s NFL Draft and the 23-year-old has agreed to phrases on a four-year, $36million contract.

All eyes are on Burrow, who can be tasked with making an attempt to show round Cincinnati’s fortunes – the Bengals haven’t gained a playoff recreation in three many years.

After shifting on from veteran QB Andy Dalton, Taylor insisted the Bengals place confidence in Burrow.

“We’ll put so much on Joe proper out of the gate,” Taylor advised a information convention on Wednesday.

“Clearly we have now weeks to type out who’s beginning and all that good things, however Joe’s going to stroll in and take the primary snaps at quarterback. He is ready for that.”

Taylor added: “We took him as a result of we have excessive expectations for Joe. And from all the things I learn about him and have seen of him, he is acquired excessive expectations for himself.

“And so he will do all the things he can to place himself ready to achieve success. I belief that.”

The Bengals will open their season in opposition to the Los Angeles Chargers on September 13.

Burrow gained the Heisman Trophy final season having led LSU to a nationwide title, breaking quite a few information alongside the way in which, together with throwing 60 touchdowns – an all-time main mark within the NCAA.

Revealed 30 Jul 2020, 06:02 IST