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The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

Updated August 26, 2019 478 votes 87 voters 2.8k views39 items

List RulesVote up the players who had the most success playing tight end for the Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals have had some great tight ends throughout the franchise’s history. This list of past Bengals tight ends features former greats, current impact players, and even future stars. As the tight end position increasingly becomes more of a focal point in the offensive schemes of today, one can only imagine what this list could look like in years down the road. No matter what happens in the evolution of this position, these Cincinnati tight ends have left a legacy for this that can’t be taken away. 

Great Cincinnati Bengals players such as Bob Trumpy, Tony McGee, and Tyler Eifert have gone down as some of the best tight ends in Bengals franchise history.

So who is the greatest tight end in Cincinnati Bengals history? Which of these tight ends has left a lasting legacy in the city of Cincinnati? Vote below for who you think is the best Cincinnati tight end of all time!

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  • 1
    Bob Trumpy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1968-1977

    Bengals stats: 128 games played, 298 receptions, 4,600 yards, 35 TDs

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    Tyler Eifert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Tyler Eifert

    2013-2018

    Bengals stats: 43 games played, 142 receptions, 1,716 yards, 21 TDs

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    Jermaine Gresham is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2010-2014

    Bengals stats: 74 games played, 280 receptions, 2,722 yards, 24 TDs

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    Dan Ross is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1979-1985

    Bengals stats: 79 games played, 263 receptions, 3,204 yards, 16 TDs

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    Rodney Holman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1982-1992

    Bengals stats: 165 games played, 318 receptions, 4,329 yards, 34 TDs

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    Tony McGee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1993-2001

    Bengals stats: 136 games played, 299 receptions, 3,795 yards, 20 TDs

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    M. L. Harris is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    M. L. Harris

    1980-1985

    Bengals stats: 74 games played, 99 receptions, 1,369 yards, 10 TDs

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    Reggie Kelly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2003-2010

    Bengals stats: 106 games played, 125 receptions, 970 yards, 3 TDs

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    Bruce Coslet is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1969-1976

    Bengals stats: 101 games played, 61 receptions, 878 yards, 9 TDs

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    Matt Schobel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Matt Schobel

    2002-2005

    Bengals stats: 63 games played, 90 receptions, 938 yards, 9 TDs

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    Eric Kattus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Eric Kattus

    1986-1991

    Bengals stats: 79 games played, 66 receptions, 698 yards, 5 TDs

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    Marco Battaglia is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Marco Battaglia

    1996-2001

    Bengals stats: 88 games played, 70 receptions, 651 yards, 2 TDs

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    Tyler Kroft is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Tyler Kroft

    2015-2018

    Bengals stats: 51 games played, 67 receptions, 661 yards, 8 TDs

  • 14
    C.J. Uzomah is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2015-2018

    Bengals stats: 45 games played, 79 receptions,769  yards, 5 TDs

  • 15
    Troy Sadowski is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Troy Sadowski

    1994-1996

    Bengals stats: 43 games played, 19 receptions, 106 yards, 0 TDs

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    Tony Stewart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2002-2006

    Bengals stats: 65 games played, 50 receptions, 412 yards, 2 TDs

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    Jim Corbett is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Jim Corbett

    1977-1980

    Bengals stats: 44 games played, 25 receptions, 376 yards, 1 TD

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    Craig Thompson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Craig Thompson

    1992-1993

    Bengals stats: 29 games played, 36 receptions, 281 yards, 3 TDs

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    Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2013-2014

    Bengals stats: 18 games played, 3 receptions, 12 yards, 1 TD

  • 20
    Ben Utecht is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    2008

    Bengals stats: 10 games played, 16 receptions, 123 yards, 0 TDs

  • 21
    David Frisch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1993-1994

    Bengals stats: 27 games played, 6 receptions, 43 yards, 0 TDs

  • 22
    Donald Lee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Donald Lee

    2011

    Bengals stats: 9 games played, 11 receptions, 115 yards, 0 TDs

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    Jeff Thomason is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1992-1993

    Bengals stats: 7 games played, 4 receptions, 22 yards, 0 TDs

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    Jim Riggs is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time
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    Jim Riggs

    1987-1992

    Bengals stats: 79 games played, 37 receptions, 274 yards, 0 TDs

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    Ken Herock is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends Of All Time

    1968

    Bengals stats: 13 games played, 6 receptions, 75 yards, 0 TDs

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