Bengals Suspend Cory Glenn For Jaguars Game after he asked to be Released


The Cincinnati Bengals have suspended offensive lineman Cordy Glenn for the Jaguars game this weekend.

The Bengals revealing Glenn was suspended “for internal disciplinary reasons.”

The move comes after Glenn was cleared to return to practice yesterday after dealing with a concussion he suffered in the preseason. According to a report for Pro Football Talk. Glenn and the Bengals were at odds over how his concussion was handled.

Glenn and a member of the Bengals’ coaching staff reportedly engaged in an altercation that turned physical. After the confrontation, Glenn reportedly told the team to cut him.

The team handed down a $200,000 fine to Glenn for his actions. But that’s not all.

Cincinnati announced a one-game suspension for the offensive lineman:

The Bengals today suspended OT Cordy Glenn for one game for internal disciplinary reasons.
Glenn, who has been placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Club list, will not count against the team’s 53-player roster while serving the suspension.
The Bengals will have no further comment regarding the suspension.

The Bengals traded for Glenn last year, and he started 13 games in 2018. The 30-year-old was a second-round pick of the Buffalo Bills out of Georgia in 2012.