Bengals sign QB Joe Burrow

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The Bengals today signed QB Joe Burrow, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Burrow (6-4, 221) spent the last two seasons (2018-19) at Louisiana State, after beginning his college career at Ohio State (’15-17). Last year at LSU, he won the Heisman Trophy and set numerous SEC and NCAA records, en route to a perfect 15-0 season and national championship. His single-season SEC records include passing attempts (527), completions (402), completion percentage (76.3) and yards (5671), and he owns NCAA FBS records for single-season passing TDs (60) and TDs responsible for (65).

With Burrow’s signing, all seven of Cincinnati’s 2020 draft picks now are under contract.