The impending free-agent receiver has signed a two-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, the team announced Thursday. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the contract is worth up to $10 million.
LaFell exceeded expectations as a second-fiddle to A.J. Green last season and shouldered a larger role when Green was sidelined with an injury.
LaFell's career has ebbed and flowed. As a deep threat, he can entice with a size speed combo. But after flashing, he can also struggle, as we saw in his forgettable 2015 season with the Patriots.