A.J. Green RUMORS & NEWS

  • Don't Forget These NFL Stars Still Haven't Signed Their Franchise Tag Tenders

    12 Up "The post-NFL Draft buzz has consumed headlines for the last month, but let's not forget that there is a notable group of players that hasn't yet accepted playing under the franchise tag on a formal basis. On Monday morning, ESPN insider Field Yates revealed the full..." May 18

  • Bengals’ AJ Green wants to mentor Tee Higgins like Chad Johnson mentored him

    Clutch Points "Cincinnati Bengals rookie wide receiver Tee Higgins will wear No. 85 this season. Fittingly enough, A.J. Green wants to mentor Higgins much as Chad Johnson, the last man who wore that number, mentored him as a young player. Green told Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com he..." May 10

  • AJ Green speaks out how he’s using injuries as motivation for his return

    Clutch Points "A.J. Green is entering his 10th season with the Cincinnati Bengals, with injuries hindering him in recent seasons. Despite his recent ailments, Green shared how he’s using his injuries as motivation for his return in 2020. “Not playing the last year and a..." May 09

  • Bengals WR A.J. Green not concerned about contract status

    Clutch Points "A.J. Green still hopes to earn another lucrative contract after the 2020 season with the Cincinnati Bengals. Despite the uncertainty surrounding his future, Green is not concerned about his contract status for next offseason. In speaking with Geoff Hobson of the team’s..." May 08

  • A.J. Green ready to work with Joe Burrow whenever that’s possible

    Pro Football Talk "A.J. Green said goodbye to his longtime quarterback Andy Dalton on a FaceTime call after Dalton was released by the Bengals last week and now he’s looking forward to getting to work with the team’s new quarterback. Green wasn’t able to work with Dalton last year..." May 08

  • Bengals closer to deal with AJ Green than Joe Mixon

    Clutch Points "The Cincinnati Bengals will surely gun for a quarterback in the coming 2020 Draft, so the next order of business for them is to build a talented pool of playmakers to give their young quarterback the best chances of having a successful rookie campaign. The two playmakers considered..." April 11

  • A.J. Green fully healthy after missing 2019 season

    CBS Sports "The Cincinnati Bengals have made some important signings in free agency so far this offseason, but one interesting move they made was placing the franchise tag on wide receiver A.J. Green. The seven-time Pro Bowler turns 32 in July and missed the entire 2019 season due to an ankle..." April 08

  • Winners and Losers of the 2020 NFL Franchise-Tag Deadline

    Bleacher Report "The deadline to use the franchise tag for the 2020 season has passed. Things were a bit different at the deadline this year because the NFL and the NFLPA approved a new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) Sunday. As part of the new CBA, teams cannot use both the franchise tag and..." March 16

  • Joe Burrow wants the Bengals to keep A.J. Green

    Clutch Points "Joe Burrow is not even a member of the Cincinnati Bengals yet, but he is already getting his way. The LSU quarterback, who is widely expected to be taken by the Bengals with the first overall pick of the NFL Draft in April, made it clear at the Scouting Combine that he wants..." March 02

  • Bengals Make Final Decision on A.J. Green’s Future

    Heavy "The Cincinnati Bengals are planning to retain one of the top receiving weapons in football for the 2020 season. The Bengals are currently planning to franchise tag wide receiver A.J. Green for if no long-term deal is reached between both parties, according..." March 01

  • Bengals’ star wide receiver A.J. Green reportedly ‘wants out of Cincinnati’

    Clutch Points "The talk of the Cincinnati Bengals offseason has been whether or not they are going to select Joe Burrow with the No. 1 pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. But A.J. Green is also an interesting storyline that could determine the type of offseason the Bengals have. In an article for ESPN,..." February 22

  • Bengals' Zac Taylor 'expects' A.J. Green to be part of the team

    The Score "A.J. Green's contract will expire once the 2020 season officially kicks off, but the Cincinnati Bengals aren't expected to let the wide receiver hit free agency. The Bengals reportedly plan to use their franchise tag on Green if necessary, and second-year..." February 20

  • Patriots eyeing AJ Green and Hunter Henry

    Clutch Points "The New England Patriots are attempting to convince Tom Brady to stay in Foxborough and they’ll need to add some offensive weapons to do so. According to Bleacher Report’s Matt Miller, New England is eyeing AJ Green and Hunter Henry in free agency. The..." February 14

  • Why the Saints would be an intriguing landing spot for A.J. Green

    Clutch Points "It’s no secret that the New Orleans Saints have one of, if not the best receiver in football in Michael Thomas. He has some of the best hands in football, is a touchdown beast, and is a good enough skill player to build an entire team around. By his standards, he had a..." February 13

  • A.J. Green does not want the Bengals to give him the franchise tag

    Yahoo! Sports "Cincinnati Bengals wideout A.J. Green is set to be a free agent, but not if the team has its way. The Bengals are expected to hand Green the franchise tag, which would pay Green a high salary, but only for one year. While Green won’t turn down that money, he would prefer the..." January 23

  • A.J. Green Sounds Confident Ahead of Free Agency Despite Injury-Riddled Season

    12 Up "AJ Green may not even play a down for the Bengals in 2019, and with free agency looming, it's beginning to look like his career in Cincinnati is coming to a close. While it's never ideal to hit the open market coming off an injury, better yet a season-long injury,..." December 21

  • Bengals star WR A.J. Green officially ruled out for Week 16

    Clutch Points "A.J. Green is sticking to his word. The Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver will not play in Week 16 against the Miami Dolphins, the team officially announced. Earlier in the week, Green said he is unlikely to play in the last two weeks of the season, meaning that he..." December 20

  • Bengals' AJ Green plans for healthy 2020, no issue with possible franchise tag

    Fox News "Cincinnati Bengals star A.J. Green has yet to play during the 2019 season and told reporters Tuesday that he won't play in the team’s final two games. Green told the team’s website he will sit out for the rest of the season as he recovers from an..." December 18

  • A.J. Green not likely to play in 2019 but will train in the offseason immediately

    Sportsnaut "The Cincinnati Bengals have not had star receiver A.J. Green for a single game this season due to an ankle injury, and that is not likely to change. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Monday that Green visited with Dr. Robert Anderson in Green Bay, and noted it is..." December 17

  • Bengals To Use Franchise Tag On A.J. Green?

    Pro Football Rumors "A.J. Green‘s mid-career off year is two games away from becoming a reality, and the 31-year-old wide receiver is on the verge of free agency for the first time. But the Bengals may not be willing to let him hit the market. The Bengals and Green are far apart in contract..." December 17

  • Bengals’ A.J. Green Pushing To Play

    Yardbarker "The Bengals haven’t ruled out playing A.J. Green before the season is through, NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport tweets. The veteran has looked good in practice and wants to play, so it’s possible that he could make his belated 2019 debut in Week 16 or..." December 16

  • Seven Big Unsigned NFL Free Agents for the 2020 Season

    The Big Lead "A.J. Green - WR, Cincinnati Bengals For years, Green was the go-to weapon for Andy Dalton as the Bengals remained a playoff contender, reaching seven consecutive Pro Bowls. This year, Green has yet to play a game after suffering an ankle injury in July during training camp...." December 14