Offseason Overview: Cincinnati Bengals

Marvin Lewis has already had an impact in Cincinnati, but don't expect these perennial bottom feeders to make the playoffs.

Updated: June 11, 2003, 4:07 PM ET
By James C. Black | ESPN.com

-->2002 RECORD: 2-14 TEAM RANK (NFL): Defense (17th); Offense (18th) ADDITIONS: Free agents -- DE Carl Powell (Redskins), LB Kevin Hardy (Cowboys), DT John Thornton (Titans), CB Tory James (Raiders), TE Reggie Kelly (Falcons), FB Mike Green (Titans), QB Shane Matthews (Redskins), S Rogers Beckett (Chargers). Draft picks -- 1. QB Carson Palmer (USC); 2. G Eric Steinbach (Iowa); 3. WR Kelley Washington (Tennessee); 4a. CB Dennis Weathersby (Oregon St.); 4b. FB Jeremi Johnson (Western Kentucky); ...

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