Four Bengals coaches departing from team ahead of 2021 season

Posted at 10:35 AM, Jan 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-07 10:41:10-05

CINCINNATI — The Bengals will be making coaching staff changes for the first time under head coach Zac Taylor ahead of the 2021 season.

NFL Media reports that four assistant coaches ​will not be returning to Cincinnati next season. Offensive line coach Jim Turner, wide receivers coach Bob Bicknell, defensive line coach Nick Eason and running backs coach Jemal Singleton will be leaving the Bengals.

Singleton was announced as the new running backs coach/special teams coordinator at the University of Kentucky on Thursday morning.

There are not expected to be changes at the coordinator level, according to NFL Media.

The Bengals announced that Taylor will be returning for his third year as head coach on Monday. His record is 6-25-1 over two years in Cincinnati.