Giovani Bernard rushed seven times for 22 yards and one touchdown in the Bengals' second preseason game against the Jets on Saturday, adding one catch for six yards.
The Cincinnati Enquirer believes Giovani Bernard will get a "good share" of the goal-line carries as part of 300 total touches.
Giovani Bernard started Thursday night's preseason opener, touching the ball four times on an eight-play opening drive.
According to the Cincinnati Enquirer's Paul Dehner, Giovani Bernard and rookie Jeremy Hill "are slotted as the starters" in the Bengals' backfield.
OC Hue Jackson said Giovani Bernard has had an "outstanding camp" so far.
Bengals RBs coach Kyle Caskey hinted at 260-300 touches for Gio Bernard this season.
The Cincinnati Enquirer expects the Bengals to feature Giovani Bernard "early and often."
Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson believes new OC Hue Jackson is targeting a "more ball-possession team that runs it more."
Giovani Bernard is expected to be used in the passing game often.
Giovani Bernard handled the first-team handoffs as the Bengals opened Organized Team Activities on Tuesday.
The Bengals plan to use Giovani Bernard at slot receiver more in 2014.
Gio Bernard said the "mentality" of the Bengals' offense "has changed."
Coach Marvin Lewis said at the NFL meetings that he envisions "second-year growth" from Giovani Bernard similar to Ray Rice's in Baltimore.
Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson believes Giovani Bernard will "no doubt border on 300 touches" in 2014.