Bengals rookie RB Joe Mixon takes next step in the protocol - has a helmet & jersey for practice today.
Related players: Giovani Bernard
This is a step in the right direction for Mixon to return this week, but it does not mean he has cleared the concussion protocol. His status should continue to be monitored this week. If he's out again, Giovani Bernard will get bell cow volume again in Week 15.
yesterday · 12:52 PM EDT