Ohio State players, including Johnnie Dixon (1), Jordan Fuller (4), Baron Browning (5) and Malik Harrison (39), prepare to take the field before a game against Rutgers on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. David Jablonski/Staff
Photo: Staff Writer
Photo: Staff Writer

NFL Draft: Bengals to hold workout including former Buckeyes, RedHawks and numerous players with local ties

The next major stop on the NFL Draft preparation circuit for several local players is Paul Brown Stadium. 

A group of nearly 40 players will descend on Cincinnati on Monday morning, including Kentucky offensive lineman George Asafo-Adjei (Lakota West), Tiffin’s Tyler Denton (Hamilton), Northern Illinois’ Andrew Gantz (Centerville), Akron’s Jordan George (Alter), Miami’s Jordan Rigg (Springboro) and Dayton’s Matt Tunnacliffe (Fenwick). 

Former Ohio State Buckeyes Demetrius Knox, Malcolm Pridgeon, Sean Nuernberger, Dante Booker and Johnnie Dixon are also set to work out at PBS, as will Kyle Trout, an offensive lineman who began his career at Ohio State and finished it at the University of Cincinnati. 

In addition to Rigg, the Miami contingent will consist of Josh Allen, Nate Becker, James Gardner, De’Andre Montgomery, Gus Ragland and Kenny Young. 

Here is a full list of players scheduled to work out for the Bengals: 

(It is subject to change)

--G George Asafo-Adjei, Kentucky (Lakota West HS)

--S Josh Allen, Miami

--TE Nate Becker, Miami 

--LB Dante Booker, Ohio State

--OT Dino Boyd, Cincinnati

--DT Cortez Broughton, Cincinnati

--G Garrett Campbell, Cincinnati (St. Xavier HS)

--S Malik Clements, Cincinnati

--DT Marquise Copeland, Cincinnati

--WR Tyler Denton, Tiffin (Hamilton HS)

--WR Johnnie Dixon, Ohio State

--S Mike Edwards, Kentucky (Winton Woods HS)

--DE Kimoni Fitz, Cincinnati

--K Andrew Gantz, Northern Illinois (Centerville HS)

--WR James Gardner, Miami

--S Jordan George, Akron (Alter HS)

--S Tyrel Gilbert, Cincinnati (Princeton HS)

--LB RJ Goodwin, Notre Dame College (LaSalle HS)

--DT Reggie Howard, Toledo (Withrow HS)

--WR Derek Kief, Alabama (LaSalle HS)

--G Demetrius Knox, Ohio State

--WR Kahlil Lewis, Cincinnati

--LB Junior McMullen, Miami

--G Keith Minor, Cincinnati

--HB David Montgomery, Iowa State (Mt. Healthy HS)

--S De’Andre Montgomery, Miami

--QB Hayden Moore, Cincinnati

--K Sean Nuernberger, Ohio State

--G Christian Olmstead, Findlay (Simon Kenton HS)

--G Malcolm Pridgeon, Ohio State

--QB Gus Ragland, Miami (Moeller HS)

--OT Jordan Rigg, Miami (Springboro HS)

--DT Shane Roy, Pittsburgh (Reading HS)

--DT Jordan Thompson, Northwestern (LaSalle HS)

--G Kyle Trout, Cincinnati

--LS Matt Tunnacliffe, Dayton (Fenwick HS)

--HB Kenny Young, Miami

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