Geno Atkins to make preseason debut Sunday

Defensive lineman coming off ACL tear Aaron Wilson

Print This August 22, 2014, 01:32 PM EST

NFP's Introduction to Scouting Class is now registering for our next session! Early bird pricing in effect until February 15th! Save $100 and REGISTER NOW!

The Cincinnati Bengals are set to get Pro Bowl defensive tackle Geno Atkins back from a torn anterior cruciate ligament.

Atkins tore his ACL last October.

He's slated to play a few series against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.

“Having him back’s a huge deal for us,” defensive coordinator Paul Guenther said. “It’s good to see him back. It definitely means a big deal to us.

“I’m sure he’s ready to get back and get his confidence up. I’m sure he’s anxious to get back in there and play with the guys.”

Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider

Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

NFP Inside Content. All Season.