|CIN: TE Re-Signs|
by Adam Caplan of ScoutNFLNetwork.com, March 10, 2010 at 2:38 pm ET
Daniel Coats Profile
The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed TE Dan Coats, who has been with
Cincinnati since signing as a college free agent in 2007, the team announced.
Coats (6-3, 264; Brigham Young) is a fourth-year player in 2010. His former
contract expired after the 2009 season, and he had become a free agent as of
He has played in 48 of a possible 49 games (including postseason) in his Bengals
career, with 30 receptions for 291 yards (9.7 avg.).
He played 16 games with 11 starts last season, catching 16 passes for 150 yards
and blocking for a rush attack that produced a franchise-record eight 100-yard
games by individual backs. He also saw action in the Bengals' Wild Card playoff
game against the New York Jets.
Coats is now one of three tight ends under contract.
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