With Pick #191 in the 6th-round, the Bengals drafted Ohio State RB Daniel “Boom” Herron. In 7 games this year, Herron rushed 135 times for 678 yards and 3 TDs.
It was the final pick of what was an outstanding draft for the Bengals, arguably one of the best in franchise history.
Its the first time the Bengals have drafted an Ohio State player since Dan Wilkinson in 1994.
Here’s Herron’s senior year stats after missing the first 5 games due to an NCAA investigation:
Herron had 1,155 yards and 16 rushing TDs as a junior.