Quarterback Joe Burrow can do greater than lead Cincinnati Bengals for back-to-back AFC Championship matches.
First total choose of 2020 NFL Draft showcased his baseball expertise Wednesday, hitting observe at Nice American Ball Park in Cincinnati with a few of his Bengals teammates.
That Professional Bowl quarterback demonstrated his energy, hitting 4 house runs throughout BP.
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Burrow took about 100 swings within the cage to a thunderous cheer Cincinnati Purple Bengals gamers and teammates after launching its first bomb, in keeping with MLB.com.
“I coached him,” mentioned Reds second baseman Jonathan India. “I instructed him to take it [bat] head out. Seems to be low within the zone. He hit two homers again to again.”
Burrow stopped him a day after pulling the pitch from above the cage.
“Okay, that is nice,” Burrow mentioned.
Burrow, who’s from Athens, Ohio, is making ready to enter it fourth NFL season as he rapidly turned one of many prime quarterbacks within the league.
The faculty soccer nationwide champion has led the Bengals to the deep playoffs the previous two seasons, going to Tremendous Bowl LVI and taking Cincinnati to final yr’s AFC Championship Recreation.
Burrow is coming into the ultimate yr of his rookie contract however instructed reporters in Might that each events have been engaged on an extension.
“I used to be concerned,” Burrow mentioned of contract talks with the workforce, per CBS Sports activities. “It is a work in progress. It isn’t one thing I wish to mess around within the media. I believe they wish to do enterprise like that, [how] I wish to do enterprise. We want to maintain it between us.”