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Anthony Muñoz on Zac Taylor: 'I Would Think He is on the Hot Seat'

The best player in Bengals' history weighs in on the third-year head coach.

CINCINNATI — Bengals head coach Zac Taylor is hoping to right the ship this year after posting a 6-25-1 record in his first two seasons with the club. 

The organization has added pieces in the draft and in free agency in hopes of fielding a competitive team in 2021. 

Bengals legend Anthony Muñoz was asked about the pressure Taylor is facing going into his third season during an appearance on Keyshawn, JWill and Zubin on ESPN Radio. 

"I would think he is on the hot seat because he has his own guys now. I mentioned very few guys from the old regime are still here," Muñoz said on Thursday. "Maybe with a little change in management, you have Katie and Troy Blackburn I think taking a little more control. Mike Brown's still there, but maybe their attitudes are a little different with getting rid of guys a little sooner. I would have a tendency with the expectations of the fans, the community that that might put a little pressure on them."

Muñoz is arguably the nicest guy on the planet, but even he knows Taylor has to prove himself this season. 

Taylor has his quarterback, his wide receivers, a completely remade defense and an offensive line room that he helped put together over the past few years. 

The Bengals have a tough schedule, but there's absolutely no reason why they shouldn't be much improved this season.  

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