Jon Kitna shares story of drunk Bengals player in huddle

The Bengals have normally been a messy franchise, but this story adds a entire new layer to their dysfunction.

Previous Bengals quarterback Jon Kitna, who made forty six begins for the staff from 2001 to 2005, went on the Ryen Russillo podcast this 7 days and shared a shocking story from his early taking part in days.

“There was a time that I performed a recreation with a dude that was drunk in the huddle,” Kitna claimed.

The player allegedly confirmed up a lot less than an hour in advance of the recreation, nicely soon after players are meant to present up, and nonetheless finished up starting in the recreation.

Kitna did not reveal who the player was, but did point out that he had quite the recreation whilst intoxicated and indicated it was possible a receiver.

“I’m not positive if the workers new, but I consider that was kind of his usual. I necessarily mean, he was drunk and had close to 200 yards acquiring,” Kitna claimed.

Jon Kitna
Jon Kitna
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Kitna went on to start out forty five a lot more games in excess of five seasons soon after leaving the Bengals. He spent 3 many years with the Lions in the course of their dysfunctional interval in the late 2000s – starting four games in their -16 year in 2008 – then joined the Cowboys for two seasons.