If the Bengals want to reach an injury settlement with wide receiver Antonio Bryant, someone forgot to tell his agent.
“That would be the protocol,” Smith said. “Because you would think they
would call and say, ‘This isn’t going the way we thought and let’s try
and do something.’ From what I understand, things have progressed the
Those “things” include Bryant’s health. He thinks he could return to the field soon.
Of course it’s possible that the Bengals would simply cut Bryant and eat the money they paid him without even trying to reach an injury settlement. They could also place him on injured reserve.
That’s the problem with Bryant’s situation: Everything seemingly remains possible regarding his future, no matter how much speculation there has been about his release.