Bengals bring new-look offense to Lambeau Field in Week 3 – Green Bay Packers News

Bengals bring new-look offense to Lambeau Field in Week 3 – Green Bay Packers News

In the 13 days leading up to July 27th, when the Green Bay Packers begin training camp practices, APC is running a series we’re calling “13 in 13.” Over these two weeks, we will closely with a close examination of the major offseason events for each of the Packers’ 2017 opponents. Each team’s information has been provided by our SB Nation colleagues who know them best – the team bloggers for each franchise.

After facing off with the Atlanta Falcons in week two, the Packers return home to play their first AFC opponent of the season, the Cincinnati Bengals. Here’s a look at the offseason changes for the Bengals, courtesy of Cincy Jungle.

Cincinnati Bengals

Notable free agent additions: RG Andre Smith (switching positions from RT to RG), LB Kevin Minter, CB Bene Benwikere

Notable free agent departures: LT Andrew Whitworth, RG Kevin Zeitler, RB Rex Burkhead, DT Domata Peko, DE Margus Hunt

Trades: Acquired DE Chris Smith from the Jaguars for a 2018 conditional draft pick

Draft picks expected to contribute as rookies: WR John Ross, RB Joe Mixon, DE Jordan Willis, OLB Carl Lawson

Biggest offseason addition: Ross and Mixon

Biggest storyline heading into training camp: How will the offensive line do this season? The Bengals will have a very different look to the offensive line in 2017. Two of last year’s starters are gone and three players will be either starting for the first time or switching positions in 2017. The Bengals’ offensive line is expected to be, Cedric Ogbuehi at left tackle, Clint Boling at left guard, Russell Bodine at center, Andre Smith at right guard and Jake Fisher at right tackle. In…

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