With 16 days until the 2012 NFL Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals are working frantically to get an up-close look at players they could potentially be calling when draft day finally comes.
Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun is reporting that LSU defensive end Sam Montgomery has visited the Bengals.
Wilson also reports West Virginia wide receiver Tavon Austin has visits this week with the Bengals, Cleveland Browns and St. Louis Rams.
Kansas State middle linebacker Arthur Brown will meet with the Bengals on Wednesday and Thursday.
California wide receiver is garnering interest from the Bengals, and after he ran a 4.71 40-time at his pro day today, they might be able to nab him in the second-round after he was a consensus first-rounder for the entire 2012 college football season.
Here is the most recent list of players the Cincinnati Bengals have met with:
QB – E.J. Manuel, Florida State
QB- Ryan Nassib, Syracuse
WR - Tavon Austin, West Virginia
TE – Travis Kelce, Cincinnati
OT – Reid Fragel, Ohio State
LB – Alec Ogletree, Georgia
LB – Arthur Brown, Kansas State
CB – Tyrann Mathieu, LSU
CB – Taylor Bradley, Central Michigan
S- Eric Reid, LSU
S- Matt Elam, florida
RB- Giovanni Bernard, UNC
RB- Marcus Lattimore, South Carolina
DE- Alex Okafor, Texas
DE – Sam Montgomery, LSU
There will be more to come in the next 17 days leading up to the draft, and we’ll keep you up-to-date with everyone the Bengals meet with.