Football Players who Played for Bengals and Bears

There is a good chance that if you’ve found this page then you’re playing the Immaculate Grid.

That also means that today’s grid has asked for players that have played for both the Cincinnati Bengals and Chicago Bears.

And, it also means that you’re probably stuck on this particular box and you’re looking for a little help. Sound about right so far?

Well, good news, you’re in the right place.

I’ve done some research and have found players who played for both the Bengals and the Bears.

Andy Dalton

Andy Dalton had a notable NFL career as a quarterback, primarily known for his tenure with the Cincinnati Bengals. He was drafted by the Bengals in the second round of the 2011 NFL Draft and spent nine seasons with the team.

He was named to the Pro Bowl three times in his first six seasons (2011, 2014, 2016). Over his career with the Bengals, Dalton threw for over 31000 yards and 204 touchdowns.

After leaving the Bengals, he had stints with the Dallas Cowboys, Chicago Bears and New Orleans Saints.

*Dalton was previously the most popular pick for this square (Grid 9)

Dalton Key Stats

  • Pro Bowl (Bengals)
  • 3000+ Yard Season (Bengals)

Jeff Blake

Jeff Blake had a 14-year career in the league, spending time with multiple teams. Blake was selected in the 6th round of the 1992 NFL Draft by the New York Jets, but he gained most of his recognition as a Pro Bowl quarterback with the Cincinnati Bengals.

With the Bengals, Blake had his most productive years. In 1995, he was selected to the Pro Bowl after throwing for 3,822 yards and 28 touchdowns. Blake was known for his deep passing ability, consistently ranking among the league’s best in yards per completion.

Throughout his career, Blake also had stints with the Saints, Ravens, Cardinals, Eagles, and Bears. After retiring from professional football, Blake transitioned into coaching and mentoring young quarterbacks, including his son Emory, a former Auburn University quarterback.

Cedric Benson

Cedric Benson was a prominent figure in college football, playing as a running back for the University of Texas from 2001 to 2004. During his time there, he earned unanimous All-American honors in 2004 and won the Doak Walker Award, which is given to the nation’s top running back.

Following his prosperous college career, Benson was drafted 4th overall by the Chicago Bears in the 2005 NFL Draft. He played with the Bears for three seasons before moving on to play for the Bengals in 2008. He was extremely productive in Cincinnati, going over 1000 yards rushing in 3 of his 4 seasons there.

He then had a short stint with the Green Bay Packers in 2012. Over his NFL career, he amassed over 6,000 rushing yards and scored 32 touchdowns.

Benson Key Stats

  • 1000+ Yard Rushing Season (Bengals)

Jason Campbell

Jason Campbell was selected by the Washington Football Team in the first round of the 2005 NFL Draft, 25th overall. He played over a 10-year NFL career, spending time with Washington, the Oakland Raiders, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, and Cincinnati Bengals.

Campbell’s NFL career included 79 starts in 90 total games, during which he threw for 16,771 yards, 87 touchdowns, and 60 interceptions. His best season came in 2009 with Washington, when he passed for 3,618 yards and 20 touchdowns.

Though Campbell never reached the elite status some anticipated, he served as a solid starting quarterback and later a veteran backup, known for his strong arm and leadership on and off the field.


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