The Bengals open their 2013 training camp Thursday at Paul Brown Stadium. The team has made the playoffs each of the last two seasons but each time it has been a short-lived trip to Houston for a disappointing end in an AFC wild card game.
The roster is in a solid state and there is no reason to think this team cant again make another push for the postseason but the expectations are for more than another first-round appearance.
Fox Sports Ohio will take a look at some position battles and areas of interest for the Bengals leading up to training camp with an eye on how things could play out and what it means for the season to come.
Today: Who will step up at safety?
Reggie Nelson came to the Bengals three years ago, a former first-round pick deemed expendable by the Jacksonville Jaguars for the price of a backup cornerback and a conditional draft pick. Nelson has found a home and his playing voice with the Bengals. Nelson is not a big talker but he has consistently proven the Bengals...