The star linebacker is set to be suspended five games.
Cincinnati is set to be without top linebacker Vontaze Burfict for a while.
The NFL is reportedly suspending the Bengals' defender five games for an illegal hit during a preseason game earlier this month.
ESPN's Adam Schefter broke the news, saying Burfict is facing the suspension for a hit he made on Kansas City Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman.
Here's the hit.
Burfict reportedly plans on appealing the suspension.