Samaje Perine will cede starting running back duties to Joe Mixon in Sunday's game against the Browns after the latter practiced fully Wednesday and cleared the NFL's concussion protocol, but Perine may have earned a larger role than he previously held after excelling as a replacement for Mixon over the past two games, James Palmer of NFL Network reports.
Samaje Perine had 21 carries for 106 yards along with six catches for 49 yards in the Bengals' Week 13 win over the Chiefs.
With Joe Mixon (concussion) inactive for Sunday's game against the Chiefs, Samaje Perine is in line to see an expanded role in the Bengals' Week 13 backfield.
Samaje Perine is tentatively on track to serve as Cincinnati's lead back for Sunday's game against the Chiefs with Joe Mixon listed as questionable but not expected to clear the NFL's five-step concussion protocol in advance of the 4:25 p.m. ET kickoff, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Samaje Perine (R, Cin, #255, $7.5) is Kellie's Week 13 Lock of the Week for H2H Salary Cap Football.
Samaje Perine had 17 carries for 58 yards and a touchdown along with four catches for 35 yards in Sunday's win over the Titans.
Samaje Perine is poised to serve as the Bengals' starting running back Sunday against the Titans with Joe Mixon (concussion) ruled out for the contest, James Rapien of SI.com reports.
Samaje Perine came up big in relief of an injured Joe Mixon on Sunday, catching four passes for 52 yards and three touchdowns and logging 11 carries for 30 yards.
Samaje Perine had six carries for 51 yards and one catch for three more yards in Sunday's romp over Carolina.
Samaje Perine had just one carry for zero yards and two catches for eight yards in Sunday's win over the Falcons.
Samaje Perine had two carries for five yards and caught both of his targets for 11 yards in Sunday's 30-26 win over the Saints.
Samaje Perine (abdomen) was a full practice participant Friday and doesn't have a designation for Sunday's game in New Orleans.
Samaje Perine was a limited practice participant Wednesday due to an abdomen injury, Jay Morrison of The Athletic reports.
Samaje Perine had three carries for 17 yards and another four catches for 39 yards in Sunday night's loss to the Ravens.
Samaje Perine scored the Bengals' initial touchdown in their win over the Jets on Sunday on a pass in the red zone. He ended up with a combined 61 yards rushing and receiving.
Samaje Perine had one carry for two yards and caught his only target for eight yards in Sunday's 20-17 loss to the Cowboys.
Samaje Perine had one carry for four yards and three catches for 33 yards in the Bengals' overtime loss to the Steelers in Week 1.