Two Bengals downgraded, four upgraded at Thursday practice


One day after being listed as limited, Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Wallace Gilberry (calf) and tight end C.J. Uzomah (calf) sat out Thursday’s practice.

Wide receiver A.J. Green (hamstring) and safety Derron Smith (thigh) also sat out, although for the second day in a row both were doing rehab work on the side during the portion open to the media.

Quarterback AJ McCarron returned to practice after missing Wednesday with a neck issue, while guard Clint Boling (shoulder), defensive end Carlos Dunlap (thigh), tight end Tyler Kroft (concussion) and wide receiver Brandon LaFell all were full participants after being limited Wednesday.

Long snapper Clark Harris (groin), H-back Ryan Hewitt (foot) and safety Shawn Williams (hamstring) were limited for the second day in a row. Wide receiver James Wright (hamstring) was limited after going full Wednesday.


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