Bengals Beef Up Against Ravens Run With Shelvin

Baltimore With an eye toward stopping the Ravens' dangerous running game

Tthe Bengals activated second-year defensive tackle Tyler Shelvin for the first time this season

When the Bengals contained Baltimore quarterback Lamar Jackson last season here in a 41-17 victory

They allowed just 115 yards on the ground, 88 of them to Jackson and, just, as importantly, a mere 19 yards to the running backs.

J.K. Dobbins, coming back from the knee injury that took him out all last season, is averaging 3.2 yards on his first 20 carries back

But last week against the Bills he had a touchdown both receiving and rushing

The last time he played against the Bengals he had a career-high 160 yards in the 2020 finale

Shelvin, a fourth-rounder in 2021, has had a slow start to his pro career,