So most Bengals fans are aware of the fact that WR A.J. Green is having a career year thus far in 2016 and is on pace to shatter a few Bengals single season records for both receptions and receiving yards. Green is also in the ball park for the NFL single season record for receiving yards in a season.
We will make weekly updates to the Green-o-meter each week from here on out to track Greens projected progress for these records.
Bengals single season reception record: 112 – T.J. Houshmandzadeh (2007)
Bengals single season receiving yards record: 1,440 – Chad Johnson (2007)
NFL single season reception record: 143 – Marvin Harrison (IND – 2002)
NFL single season receiving yards record: 1,964 – Calvin Johnson (DET – 2012)
A.J. Greens current stats: 66 receptions, 964 receiving yards, 4 TD’s
A.J. Greens projected 2016 stats based on current pace aka THE GREEN-O-METER: 117 receptions, 1,714 yards, 7 TD’s