Cincinnati Bengals willing to use Franchise Tag on Carl Lawson.
The #Bengals are willing to franchise tag DE Carl Lawson if the two sides can't reach a long-term deal, per @JamesRapien— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) February 24, 2021
Tagging Carl Lawson will be about $15.9 million.
Lawson has 20 career sacks, 5.5 in 2020. He also added 32 quarterback hits.https://t.co/ciuPxqIYs7 pic.twitter.com/8H5Z2lPP1P
Lawson finished with 5.5 sacks and 32 quarterback hits in 2020.
The franchise tag for a defensive end is expected to be anywhere from $15.85 million to $16.29 million.