The Only NFL Team to Draft a Kicker in 2021 Throws Shade at the Rest of the League After Rookie Hits Game-Winner

The Cincinnati Bengals were the only NFL team to draft a kicker in the 2021 NFL Draft. While this seemed like a somewhat insignificant bit of trivia at the time, it turned into a big deal right off the bat in Week 1 of the NFL season. The big-legged rookie played a major role in the Bengals opening game 27-24 overtime upset against the Minnesota Vikings. After the final whistle blew, the Bengals social media let the other NFL teams know about their big-time draft day move.

The Cincinnati Bengals had a strong 2021 NFL Draft

The Cincinnati Bengals picked 10 players in the 2021 NFL Draft. As a young team trying to build a team from the depths of the NFL, the organization kept all 10 players in one capacity or another.