When the 2014 NFL draft finally comes, if the Bengals want to go with a pure cornerback who will come in and play right away, Darqueze Dennard out of Michigan State maybe be the best bet.
Secondary depth will be a priority in Cincinnati this offseason. With all of the top safeties off the board, the Bengals could take this opportunity to address the cornerback spot.
The value matches need with this pick as well. Michigan State’s Darqueze Dennard is aggressive in coverage and could use some seasoning, but his talent could get him drafted much higher than this by May.
As the mock drafts continue to be churned out with the season over for 30 NFL teams, Dennard is a named consistently being mentioned in the same breath as the Bengals.