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  • newCutting edge
    Cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick makes the team, but he'll still get plenty of snaps Thursday night. To borrow a phrase from the great novelist Charles Dickens, who was a reporter before he bolted off ...
    - 10 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 7:39pm -
  • newTez: signed, sealed, delivered
    Updated: 8:10 p.m. The 1,000-1 longshot paid off for both sides Wednesday when Bengals Pro Bowl WILL linebacker Vontaze Burfict signed his extension that keeps the heart and soul of the Bengals No...
    - 18 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 12:14pm -
  • Defense continues stand
    When the lights snapped, crackled, and popped Sunday night in Arizona, Wallace Gilberry liked how the Bengals defense responded.
    - 1 day ago, 27 Aug 14, 2:53am -
  • Hobson's Choice: Xs and Os add up so far
    Just how often is Hue Jackson going to use his tight ends?
    - 1 day ago, 26 Aug 14, 7:22pm -
  • Marvin Lewis News Conference Transcript
    Marvin Lewis news conference transcript 08/26/2014
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 1:00pm -
  • Notes: Tez, Geno looking at Sept. 7; Schaffer, Scott waived;Lewis mum on Thursday starters
    Updated: 2:45 p.m. Pro Bowl WILL linebacker Vontaze Burfict won’t talk about his contract (“No comment”), but before Tuesday’s practice he echoed head coach Marvin Lewis and said he’ll be ready to ...
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 9:21am -
  • Numbing numbers game
    With one preseason game left -Thursday at 7 at Paul Brown Stadium against the Colts - the numbers game multiplies.
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 4:38pm -
  • Whalen, four others cut
    Ryan Whalen, a sixth-round pick in 2011, was among five released Monday. The Bengals’ waive of veteran wide receiver Ryan Whalen led five moves Monday that whittled the roster to 81 players. Six...
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 2:22pm -
  • Bengals at Cardinals Post Game Quotes
    Preseason Game 3 - Bengals at Cardinals post game quotes
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 6:21am -
  • Hill measures up
    PHOENIX, Ariz. _ The Bengals’ long-term future in short yardage could be seen on that third-and-one from the Bengals 34 Sunday night at University of Phoenix Stadium. Running back Jeremy Hill made ...
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 5:02am -

ProFootballTalk.com - Bengals

  • newBengals announce Burfict extension

    Bengals announce Burfict extension

    It took awhile, but it’s finally official. The Bengals have announced that linebacker Vontaze Burfict has signed a new deal.  It puts him under contract through 2017. Burfict, the NFL’s leading tackler in 2013, was eligible for a new deal because he wasn’t drafted.  It’s a strange donut hole in the current labor deal, which…
    - 17 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 12:48pm -
  • Cardinals taking a look at James Harrison

    Cardinals taking a look at James Harrison

    The Cardinals have lost a number of impact players on defense, and they’ve previously reached out to guys who made an impact with the Steelers. They’re taking that path again, as they’re apparently thinking about bringing in linebacker James Harrison. According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, Harrison is on his way to visit…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Aug 14, 5:54am -
  • Burfict won’t talk about his contract

    Burfict won’t talk about his contract

    A week after it was reported that the Bengals and linebacker Vontaze Burfict had reached a deal on a new contract, he remains unsigned. And he remains unwilling to talk about it. Burfict was asked about his contract situation and said, “No comment,” according to Cincinnati.com. The subject is apparently a topic of conversation in…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Aug 14, 3:03am -
  • Bengals give Matt Scott the heave-ho as part of cuts to 75

    Bengals give Matt Scott the heave-ho as part of cuts to 75

    Matt Scott played his guts out for the Bengals. As it turns out, it wasn’t enough. The quarterback was waived as part of the Bengals’ moves to get them to the 75-man limit. He became expendable when the Bengals took a flier on Tyler Wilson (assuming he wasn’t expendable because of fifth-rounder A.J. McCarron anyway).…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 11:55am -
  • Bengals drop Ryan Whalen and four others

    Bengals drop Ryan Whalen and four others

    The Bengals began whittling down their roster by parting ways with a 2011 draft pick. Wide receiver Ryan Whalen, a sixth-round pick that year, was one of five players let go by the team as they make their way to a 75-man roster by Tuesday afternoon’s deadline. Whalen played in 17 games for the Bengals…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 4:50am -
  • Bengals owner Mike Brown missed game for medical issue

    Bengals owner Mike Brown missed game for medical issue

    Bengals owner Mike Brown missed last night’s game in Arizona, after he was treated for a medical issue in Phoenix. According to Paul Dehner of the Cincinnati Enquirer, the 79-year-old Brown was reportedly feeling better now. The team didn’t give out any specifics, only a short statement: “Bengals president Mike Brown had a minor medical situation this…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 2:45am -
  • Carson Palmer struggles against Bengals defense

    Carson Palmer struggles against Bengals defense

    The Cardinals starting offense looked good in their first two outings of the preseason, but things didn’t go nearly as well against the Bengals on Sunday night. Carson Palmer finished his night with seven completions in 19 attempts and he threw a first-quarter interception that Bengals cornerback Terence Newman returned for a touchdown. The interception…
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 14, 7:11pm -
  • Vontaze Burfict calls it a night after hamstring injury

    Vontaze Burfict calls it a night after hamstring injury

    Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict had an eventful week. He reportedly agreed to a new contract, although it hasn’t been signed yet, and then was waylaid by a stomach virus that kept him out of practice. He recovered enough to play in Sunday night’s game against the Cardinals, but now there’s a new health concern. Burfict…
    - 4 days ago, 24 Aug 14, 5:31pm -
  • Burfict ailing with stomach virus, hasn’t signed contract yet

    Burfict ailing with stomach virus, hasn’t signed contract yet

    Despite reports of a new $20 million contract, Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict isn’t feeling good this week. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis says a stomach virus has kept Burfict from practicing for three straight days and may keep him off the field for Sunday’s preseason game. Lewis also said that as far as the team is…
    - 5 days ago, 23 Aug 14, 8:12am -
  • Cop who threatened to Taser Sam Montgomery fired

    Cop who threatened to Taser Sam Montgomery fired

    As it turns out, the cop who arrested Bengals defensive end Sam Montgomery this summer ended up in more trouble than Montgomery. According to the Associated Press, the South Carolina state trooper who arrested Montgomery at a traffic stop last June was fired. The state Department of Public Safety said Lance Cpl. R.S. Salter was terminated…
    - 6 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 2:30pm -

Scout.com - Cincinnati Bengals

  • Bengals RB Jeremy Hill to work with offensive starters in preseason game
    Hot News for RB Jeremy Hill
    - 5 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 7:51pm -
  • Fantasy Basics: Auction Strategy Guide
    In this strategy guide, Fantasy Football Expert Rusty Reeves breaks down the best approaches for auction drafts. The old snake draft format should be growing stale for many owners. Auctions can be an excellent change-of-pace due its entirely different strategies and subsequent mental gymnastics.
    - 6 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 12:16pm -
  • Fantasy Impact of New Coaching Staffs
    Nothing renews hope in a formerly bad offense like a new head coach or offensive coordinator. Fantasy Football Expert Stephen Englert looks at some of the new hires for 2014 and the Fantasy options they promise to boost.
    - 9 days ago, 19 Aug 14, 1:05pm -
  • Dr. Roto Fantasy Two-A-Days (CIN & CLE)
    In this Two-A-Day, Dr. Roto covers the Cincinnati Bengals & Cleveland Browns. He is tackling two teams per day with a rundown of their situation which includes an analysis of each team's coaching staff, a fantasy stud, sleepers and a bust. Time to put the pads on boys! We're hitting today so be ready for contact!
    - 11 days ago, 17 Aug 14, 7:50am -
  • Jets rally to beat Bengals 25-17
    The New York Jets played a lackluster second half but the team's second and third stringers led a second half comeback to improve Gang Green's record to 2-0 this preseason.
    - 12 days ago, 16 Aug 14, 5:57pm -
  • Up Close With a High Stakes Expert Pt 3
    This article is Part 3 in a six-part series leading up to the start of the Fantasy season that will take us inside the minds of successful high stakes players, giving us insight into what they are thinking about and 'how to win' strategy.
    - 12 days ago, 16 Aug 14, 6:18am -
  • 2014 Running Back Handcuffs: AFC Edition
    Not every back deserves to be handcuffed, but just in case you disagree, we've got a complete guide for every backup to every starter. Fantasy Football Expert Ryan Foley shares your best options should you choose to handcuff your running back.
    - 14 days ago, 14 Aug 14, 2:06pm -
  • Dr. Roto's Exclusive DST Rankings (1-20)
    Dr. Roto's Exclusive DST Rankings (1 to 20). Look below to find his rankings for every position.
    - 16 days ago, 12 Aug 14, 1:03pm -
  • Daily Dr. Roto - Sunday, August 10
    Special delivery from Dr. Roto! The readers have sent in their questions via our Scout Fantasy Forum (link at the very end of this article) and the doctor has the answers.
    - 18 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 1:27pm -
  • Tyler Wilson released by Titans
    Chase Coffman, who has spent time with the several NFL teams during his 6 year career.
    - 22 days ago, 6 Aug 14, 7:16am -

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CB Terence Newman
CB Terence Newman
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RB Giovani Bernard
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TE Jermaine Gresham
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Yahoo - Cincinnati Bengals

  • newTeam Report - CINCINNATI BENGALS (The SportsXchange)
    Burfict puts signature on new Bengals contract
    - 14 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 4:15pm -
  • newNFL roundup: Browns WR Gordon suspended one year (The SportsXchange)
    Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was suspended for one year by the NFL on Wednesday for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Gordon is not allowed to practice with the Browns, attend team meetings or other club functions for an entire year. Gordon, 23, acknowledged that the league upheld his suspension in a statement released by the NFL Players Association. "I'd like to apologize to my teammates, coaches, the Cleveland Browns organization and our fans," Gordon said in the statement.
    - 14 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 3:39pm -
  • newBengals LB Burfict signs 3-year extension (The Associated Press)
    Bengals Pro Bowl linebacker Vontaze Burfict signed a three-year extension on Wednesday that runs through the 2017 season and will pay him a maximum of $20.05 million. Burfict is entering the final year on his original deal that will pay him a salary of $570,000. Burfict is the leader of a defense that finished third in the NFL last season in yards allowed. ''It's great to have this deal done and know I'm going to be here beyond this season,'' Burfict said.
    - 16 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 2:12pm -
  • newColts, Bengals happy with starters' showing so far (The Associated Press)
    Robert Mathis might as well enjoy it. The Colts linebacker will get to play the final preseason game on Thursday night against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium. Then he begins a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances. The Colts (0-3) won't be allowed to have any contact with Mathis while he's suspended.
    - 16 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 2:03pm -
  • newBurfict officially signs contract extension (The SportsXchange)
    The Cincinnati Bengals officially signed Pro Bowl linebacker Vontaze Burfict on Wednesday to a contract extension running through the 2017 season. Burfict's original contract ran through this season, and had that contract run out, he would have been a restricted free agent for 2015. The deal has a $19 million base salary and additional incentives for Pro Bowl appearances. Bypassed by NFL teams in the 2012 draft, Burfict has established himself as one of the most productive college free agent signees by any NFL team in recent years.
    - 17 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 12:57pm -
  • newChiefs sign veteran offensive guard Mike McGlynn (The Associated Press)
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs have signed veteran guard Mike McGlynn to help stabilize their shaky offensive line while waiving reserve offensive lineman Ben Gottschalk.
    - 20 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 9:52am -
  • newAFC Battles of Week: Pats seek Brady's heir apparent (The SportsXchange)
    Even as television focuses on Cleveland Browns' rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel to sell fans on Thursday's largely insignificant final preseason games, there are other battles for roster spots all over the American Football Conference that deserve attention.
    - 20 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 9:40am -
  • newLB Harrison visiting Cardinals (The SportsXchange)
    Veteran outside linebacker James Harrison is scheduled to visit the Arizona Cardinals on Wednesday.
    - 23 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 7:12am -
  • newLinebacker James Harrison visiting Arizona Cardinals, per reports (Shutdown Corner)
    The Arizona Cardinals might be hoping to strike veteran defensive gold one more time. The team is bringing in free-agent linebacker James Harrison for a visit, per multiple reports . James Harrison is on his way to visit the Arizona Cardinals today, according to a league source — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) August 27, 2014 [ Smack talk season is back at Yahoo Sports: Sign up and play free Fantasy Football! ] Harrison, 36, received little interest on the free-agent market after being released in March by the Cincinnati Bengals, for whom he started 10 games (out of 15 played) last se…
    - 24 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 6:10am -
  • Team Report - INDIANAPOLIS COLTS (The SportsXchange)
    Pagano not happy with third-game effort
    - 1 day ago, 26 Aug 14, 7:19pm -

CincyJungle.com

  • newInside the Jungle - Episode 160 - Just Stay Healthy

    Inside the Jungle - Episode 160 - Just Stay Healthy

    This week on the show we discuss the Bengals win over the Cardinals on Sunday night and look ahead to Thursday night's preseason finale against the Colts. Your browser does not support this audio format. Direct Download [25.7 mb] | Subscribe on iTunes | Inside the Jungle on TwitterThis is it! Tonight is the Preseason Finale at Paul Brown Stadium as the Bengals host the Colts. I can't stress these three words enough: JUST STAY HEALTHY! Seeing all of these significant injuries around the league scares the bejesus out of me. Andy Dalton, AJ Green, Giovani Bernard and Vontaze Burfict bett…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Aug 14, 4:51am -
  • new2014 NFL Division Previews

    2014 NFL Division Previews

    Previewing all of the divisions for the 2014 NFL season.In 2012, the NFC North had three teams with 10+ wins and the fourth team (Detroit), made the playoffs the year before. In 2013, the NFC North went the opposite direction: zero teams with more than eight wins. But, don't be fooled, the NFC North could be the most offensively talented division in football.The questions in the NFC North surround health and defense: Can Rodgers stay healthy and lead GB back to be among the NFL elite? Can the Bears and Lions finally cash in on their offensive fire power and get over the hump of medioc…
    - 1 hour ago, 28 Aug 14, 4:34am -
  • newBehind Enemy Lines: Bengals vs Colts

    Behind Enemy Lines: Bengals vs Colts

    In the NFL, the fourth preseason game may have little significance for anything other than the bottom of the roster. But the Colts and Bengals should play significant roles in the AFC in 2014. To talk Colts, we sat down with Josh Wilson, Editor of Stamped Blue. Q: Reggie Wayne played for the first time since his knee injury. How has he looked in camp?A: Like Reggie Wayne.  And that's not an easy way out, that's truly the most encouraging thing I can say about him.  His knee looks great and he has been running and cutting with no problems. You wouldn't even be able to tell he tore hi…
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Aug 14, 4:00am -
  • newColts vs Bengals: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Radio, Replay, Weather and more

    Colts vs Bengals: TV Schedule, Live Stream, Radio, Replay, Weather and more

    Cincinnati vs. Indianapolis is the closest geographical rivalry among cities in the AFC, with a driving distance of 110 miles along Interstate 74.Who: Indianapolis Colts at Cincinnati BengalsWhat: NFL Preseason Week 4Where: Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OhioWhen: 7:00 PM EDT on August 28, 2014TV Schedule: Coverage on the Bengals Preseason Network with Brad Johansen (play-by-play), Anthony Munoz (analyst) and Mike Valpredo (sideline reporter). The network is led by flagship WKRC-TV (Ch. 12) in Cincinnati. The game is not a sellout and will be aired on tape delay in the Bengals home…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Aug 14, 3:00am -
  • newNFL Preseason Week 4 Schedule: TV Info, Live Stream, Start Times and more

    NFL Preseason Week 4 Schedule: TV Info, Live Stream, Start Times and more

    What makes NFL Preseason Week 4 special is the number of players fighting for their football lives. Week 4 of the preseason begins and ends on Thursday. Though it's going to be 16 games full of second and third-string players playing mostly, those guys are fighting for their livelihood, as they look to secure a spot on their team's final 53-man roster. That's what makes this week of football special.Though most of these games aren't televised nationally, you can use several online stream options to view them. Verizon subscribers can watch games live with the NFL Mobile app(subscripti…
    - 9 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 8:40pm -
  • newColts vs. Bengals: Preseason Week 4 Stream

    Colts vs. Bengals: Preseason Week 4 Stream

    All of the stories on this week's NFL preseason finale between the Indianapolis Colt and Cincinnati Bengals. Just like the previous three contests, the Cincinnati Bengals will likely again be down several starters in a preseason game. When Cincinnati hosts Indianapolis on Thursday night, most of the starters will either not play, or play in just one series. Most of them will be held out for precautionary reason, but injuries and ailments will hold some out. For Tuesday's practice, Darqueze Dennard, Adam Jones, Rex Burkhead, Jermaine Gresham, BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Trey Hopkins and A…
    - 10 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 7:44pm -
  • newCBS Sports Super Bowl Picks don't have Bengals; Do have Steelers

    CBS Sports Super Bowl Picks don't have Bengals; Do have Steelers

    It comes as no surprise the Bengals were shutout of the CBS Sports Super Bowl predictions.Until the Bengals at least win a playoff game, they'll get little to no respect when it comes to preseason predictions. So, it comes as no surprise the Bengals were shutout of the CBS Sports Super Bowl predictions.The Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers. Seattle Seahawks and New Orleans Saints were among the CBS staff's picks. It's hard to argue with any of those teams. All five of those teams have made it to at the divisional round of the playoffs at least once in the pas…
    - 12 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 5:38pm -
  • newInside the Jungle LIVE - Episode 160
    Join us every Wednesday night at 8 PM ET as we record Inside the Jungle. Get in touch!
    - 14 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 4:26pm -

Bengals.com - Hobsons Choice

  • Bengals trade up to get center in fourth

    Bengals trade up to get center in fourth

    For just the third time in their history the Bengals traded up in the draft Saturday and they selected a center some believe can be a decade-long starter in the NFL when they tapped North Carolina’s Russell Bodine. The Bengals gave their first of two six-rounders to Seattle to move from No. 123 to No. […]
    - 10 May 14, 10:24am -
  • Bengals waive 3 in rookie camp preps

    Bengals waive 3 in rookie camp preps

    Three players that came into the NFL last season as college free agents and spent some time on the Bengals practice squad were released Thursday as the Bengals make plans for next weekend’s rookie minicamp. Waived were Indiana State wide receiver Justin Hilton, Morgan State fullback Jourdan Brooks, and Arizona State tackle Dan Knapp.Filed under: […]
    - 2 May 13, 7:25am -
  • Ode to Boston

    Ode to Boston

    The damndest thing is that a generation ago on Patriots Day I wrote a column for the Portland Press Herald about the nurse who ran the medical tent at the Boston Marathon. She was a local, born and bred in southern Maine before she headed to make a life in Massachusetts. I have no idea […]
    - 16 Apr 13, 1:52am -
  • April 15 kicks off big week at PBS

    April 15 kicks off big week at PBS

    Monday is kicking off a big week at Paul Brown Stadium, the last full one before the April 25-27 draft. The Bengals begin their offseason workouts Monday and the first bevy of locker-room quotes since the players bagged their disappointment and belongings in the Jan. 7 Cleanout should start hitting cyberspace around 9:45 a.m. Among […]
    - 14 Apr 13, 8:34pm -
  • Allen released

    Allen released

    The Bengals have terminated the contract of cornerback Jason Allen, releasing him to free agency. Allen last season played his seventh NFL season and his first for the Bengals. He was limited by injuries and played in only four games for Cincinnati, with two tackles on defense and one on special teams.  Filed under: Hobson's […]
    - 10 Apr 13, 11:40am -
  • Here come the backers

    Here come the backers

    Tuesday’s visit of Akeem Jordan underlines Cincinnati’s interest in veteran linebackers with the Bengals apparently searching for a SAM backer to go along with an assortment of draft prospects. With the draft just two weeks away, more free-agent backer visits figure to be on the way. The 6-1 Jordan, who has been listed anywhere from […]
    - 9 Apr 13, 2:00pm -
  • Bengals continue to kick tires with Jones visit

    Bengals continue to kick tires with Jones visit

    The Bengals continue to kick the tires on veteran running backs. After entertaining Beanie Wells last month, they took a look at Felix Jones on Monday, according to dallascowboys.com. But as happened with Wells, there were no signs the Bengals were making a deal late Monday and the move could be for later in the […]
    - 8 Apr 13, 4:06pm -
  • Of QBs and The Process

    Of QBs and The Process

    There’s no question that the Bengals are going to scout the top quarterbacks in the April 25-27 draft. The question is, are they going to draft him on April 26 or April 27? They continue the process Friday, when Joe Reedy of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports the Bengals will work out Florida State quarterback E.J. […]
    - 28 Mar 13, 4:42pm -
  • Thank you notes

    Thank you notes

    Offseason workouts don’t start for another month but three Bengals are headed to Paul Brown Stadium on Thursday to work the phones at 2:30 p.m. to thank Bengals season-ticket holders for renewing. Defensive tackle Domata Peko and left tackle Andrew Whitworth, the team’s de facto captains, along with cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick, one of last season’s […]
    - 14 Mar 13, 7:29am -
  • Bengals in Orangeland

    Bengals in Orangeland

    Various reports Thursday night had Bengals offensive coordinators past and present on hand in Syracuse to watch Orange quarterback Ryan Nassib’s campus workout earlier in the day for NFL scouts. Ken Anderson, who also doubles as the Bengals all-time leading passer, was there as one of Nassib’s coaches. Gruden was there because the Bengals appear […]
    - 7 Mar 13, 8:10pm -

Bengals.com - Heard It From Hoard

  • Burfict Returns To Arizona As One Of NFL’s Best

    Burfict Returns To Arizona As One Of NFL’s Best

    Vontaze Burfict left Arizona State in a cloud of controversy after a junior season that included too many personal fouls, a benching in his final college game, and a disastrous showing at the NFL Combine that contributed to him going undrafted. He returns to Phoenix this weekend as one of the best linebackers in the […]
    - 8 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 12:13pm -
  • Hewitt Opening Eyes In First NFL Camp

    Hewitt Opening Eyes In First NFL Camp

    In East Lansing, Michigan it’s known as “The Stop.” With 1:46 remaining in last year’s Rose Bowl, Michigan State led Stanford 24-20 when the Cardinal went for it on 4th-and-1 at the 34 yard line. As soon as the ball was snapped, Spartans linebacker Kyler Elsworth made a flying leap over the line of scrimmage […]
    - 15 days ago, 13 Aug 14, 11:57am -
  • So Who Is Matt Scott?

    So Who Is Matt Scott?

    Before Thursday’s preseason opener in Kansas City, most Bengals fans probably could not name the third quarterback on Cincinnati’s depth chart. Now after throwing two touchdown passes, leading the team in rushing, sprinting for a 2-point conversion, and puking on the field (very visibly I might add), Matt Scott is getting recognition from coast-to-coast. The […]
    - 20 days ago, 8 Aug 14, 5:34am -
  • Burke Is The Bengals Journey Man

    Burke Is The Bengals Journey Man

    Film study with players is a big part of an NFL coach’s job. But Cincinnati’s new linebackers coach Matt Burke doesn’t strictly put X’s and O’s on the screen. At one point this spring, his players saw Burke take a 134 meter leap off of the Nevis Highwire Platform in New Zealand – the third […]
    - 26 days ago, 2 Aug 14, 7:07am -
  • Eifert On Course Entering Second NFL Season

    Eifert On Course Entering Second NFL Season

    The American Century Championship is the most prestigious celebrity golf tournament in the world. There’s a $600,000 purse, live weekend coverage on NBC Sports, and this year’s list of celebs included legendary athletes like Charles Barkley, Roger Clemens, and John Elway, Olympic heroes such as Mike Eruzione, Dan Jansen, and Bode Miller, comedians Larry the […]
    - 31 days ago, 28 Jul 14, 5:56am -
  • Dennard Is Leon-Like In First NFL Camp

    Dennard Is Leon-Like In First NFL Camp

    When Leon Hall made it back on the field for the first day of training camp after rehabbing his torn Achilles, one of the happiest people to see him in uniform was a rookie that has frequently been compared to the veteran cornerback – first round draft pick Darqueze Dennard. “(Leon) is a great player,” […]
    - 33 days ago, 26 Jul 14, 6:53am -
  • Keeping Up With Jones

    Keeping Up With Jones

    As a Bengals broadcaster, I’m often asked to name my favorite player to interview on the team. People usually seem surprised when I tell them it’s Adam Jones. The veteran cornerback is unfiltered. His answers are honest, insightful, and often hilarious. Jones is entering his eighth NFL season and has become a durable and dependable […]
    - 62 days ago, 27 Jun 14, 9:50am -
  • Don’t Forget About Sean Porter

    Don’t Forget About Sean Porter

    Without looking it up, I’d be willing to bet that no team in the NFL is getting more production out of its fourth round draft picks than Cincinnati. Not only did the Bengals select one of the NFL’s best defensive players in that round – Geno Atkins in 2010 – but Robert Geathers (2004), Domata […]
    - 63 days ago, 25 Jun 14, 7:59pm -
  • Campbell Likes What He Sees

    Campbell Likes What He Sees

    It’s one of the most significant plays in Bengals history…but it did not occur in one of their games. On October 16, 2011, Oakland Raiders quarterback Jason Campbell broke his collarbone while being tackled by Cleveland’s Chris Gocong and Scott Fujita. The Raiders won the game to improve to 4-2 and Hue Jackson’s team was […]
    - 70 days ago, 19 Jun 14, 5:30pm -
  • How Will Hue Use Sanu?

    How Will Hue Use Sanu?

    In the two years that Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson spent in Oakland, he helped 255-lb Marcel Reece earn the nickname the “Matchup Nightmare.” Jackson used Reece as a fullback, tailback, and even had him line up at wide receiver to take advantage of his unique skills as a runner and receiver. Could Jackson have […]
    - 78 days ago, 11 Jun 14, 4:18am -

Cincinnati.com - Bengals Blogs

  • Bengals officially tender three RFAs
    The Bengals made it official they have tendered their three restricted free agents linebacker Vinny Rey plus wide receivers Andrew Hawkins and Dane Sanzenbacher. The moves were first reported as Tom Pelissero of USA Today, who added that these were the lowest tenders possible. This means any team can make an offer to the three […]
    - 5 Mar 14, 9:10am -
  • Boomer Esiason: ‘Calm down’ about Andy Dalton
    Former Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason discussed current QB Andy Dalton with Bengals.com, insisting that Dalton should be supported, not criticized. From Geoff Hobson’s story: “I never had a season like he had this year. He’ll be fine,’ Esiason said. “The trajectory is like this, 9-7, 10-6, 11-5, 22 touchdowns, 27 touchdowns, 33 touchdowns. The guy […]
    - 5 Mar 14, 8:00am -
  • Walkthrough: Discussing extra point options
    Earlier this week we saw the rumor surface about extra points being moved back to the 25-yard line for a 42-yard kick. All of this attempting to keep excitement in the game. This came after Roger Goodell mentioned last month the possibility of getting rid of extra points altogether, awarding seven points for a touchdown, […]
    - 5 Mar 14, 6:32am -
  • Walkthrough: Reality of free agency
    The deadline to tag players came and went Monday. As we’ve been telling you for weeks would be the case, Cincinnati didn’t tag Michael Johnson or Anthony Collins. Dropping 13.1 or 11.6 on either of those two means a doctor should head to PBS and check Mike Brown for a fever. As soon as I […]
    - 4 Mar 14, 7:19am -
  • Andy Dalton among USA Today’s ‘quarterbacks that need to step up’
    Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton tops a list by USAToday.com’s Lorenzo Reyes of five quarterbacks that need to step up next season, at the risk of being benched. Here’s what Reyes had to stay about Dalton’s leading his list of inconsistent QBs: When a quarterback has taken his team to the playoffs in his first three […]
    - 3 Mar 14, 12:57pm -
  • Walkthrough: Franchise tags, future cash
    Today the deadline will come and go for teams to place the franchise tag on players. Don’t expect the Bengals to do so. The only two players they would tag would be Michael Johnson and Anthony Collins. To think they would drop $13.1 million down for another year of MJ93 or $11.6 million for AC […]
    - 3 Mar 14, 6:57am -
  • Effect of increased cap number
    The NFL notified teams that the salary cap for 2014 will be $133 million in 2014. That is a $10 million jump from last year. The jump in money serves as a huge number considering jumps had only been for one or two million in recent years. This sails above the $126.3 million projection told […]
    - 1 Mar 14, 6:09am -
  • Scribe Session 2.28.14: Pass The Torch Edition
    In the final podcast for Bengals beat writer Joe Reedy before he moves home to join Fox Sports Ohio covering the Indians, the torch is officially passed to now full-time Bengals beat writer Paul Dehner Jr. For the first 30 minutes we discuss the state of the Bengals as Reedy leaves the beat after five […]
    - 28 Feb 14, 6:02am -
  • Video: Reedy on Bengals’ first-round NFL draft options
    Joe Reedy joins CineSport’s Noah Coslov to discuss NFL draft first-round options for the Bengals, their positions of need and how the team evaluates NFL Combine results: • Reedy’s Mock Draft 1.0
    - 26 Feb 14, 6:37am -
  • Enquirer Mock Draft: Version 1.0 for 2014
    In accordance with Enquirer tradition, here is our first mock draft as the NFL Scouting Combine wraps up in Indianapolis. The Bengals are in the same position as last year – picking late in the first round but in a position where there is not a glaring need for an immediate starter. The secondary needs […]
    - 25 Feb 14, 9:06am -

NFL.com - Cincinnati Bengals

  • Terence Newman leads Bengals' defense in win over Cardinals
    Cincinnati's Terence Newman returned an interception 54 yards for the only touchdown by either team's starters and the Bengals went on to a 19-13 preseason victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night.
    - 3 days ago, 24 Aug 14, 9:34pm -
  • Bengals OC: Jeremy Hill 'worthy' of first-team reps
    Jeremy Hill was drafted in the second round to be the thunder to Giovani Bernard's lightning in the Bengals' offense. Coordinator Hue Jackson said the rookie is worthy of getting first-team reps Sunday.
    - 6 days ago, 22 Aug 14, 8:04am -
  • Vontaze Burfict, Bengals reach long-term extension
    Vontaze Burfict will call Cincinnati his home for years to come. The linebacker agreed to terms on a contract extension with the Bengals on Wednesday.
    - 8 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 2:50pm -
  • Dalton's play encouraging in preseason loss to Jets
    Andy Dalton completed all eight of his passes and led the Bengals to a pair of touchdowns and a field goal during three impressive series Saturday night before the New York Jets' reserves rallied for a 25-17 preseason victory.
    - 11 days ago, 16 Aug 14, 8:23pm -
  • Bengals' Marvin Jones (foot) to miss a few weeks
    The Cincinnati Bengals' offense suffered a big loss Monday, as wideout Marvin Jones had a pin inserted into the fifth metatarsal of his foot after suffering an injury. How quickly will he return?
    - 17 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 2:40pm -
  • Kansas City Chiefs fire on all cylinders in beating Bengals
    The Chiefs defense returned two interceptions for touchdowns, De'Anthony Thomas brought back a punt for another score and Kansas City held on to defeat Cincinnati 41-39 in their preseason opener.
    - 20 days ago, 7 Aug 14, 9:44pm -
  • Darqueze Dennard turning heads in Bengals camp
    Coach Marvin Lewis says first-round draft pick Darqueze Dennard is the best rookie cornerback he has ever seen. Is the former Michigan State star expected to start for the Bengals?
    - 21 days ago, 7 Aug 14, 2:10pm -
  • Andy Dalton's Bengals deal sets second-tier QB market
    A closer look at Andy Dalton's contract reveals that he will receive just $25 million over the first two years. How does this handicap the Cincinnati Bengals' salary cap situation?
    - 24 days ago, 4 Aug 14, 12:34pm -
  • Andy Dalton, Bengals reach six-year, $96M extension
    The Andy Dalton era in Cincinnati is just getting started. The signal-caller and the Bengals agreed to a six-year extension worth $96 million. Could the Bengals be making a commitment to mediocrity?
    - 24 days ago, 4 Aug 14, 7:34am -
  • Cincinnati Bengals activate Geno Atkins off PUP list
    The Cincinnati Bengals on Wednesday announced that defensive tackle Geno Atkins has been activated from the physically unable to perform list after last season's devastating knee injury.
    - 29 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 8:18am -

Yardbarker.com - Bengals Rumors

  • newBengals sign Vontaze Burfict to an extension
    The Cincinnati Bengals have announced that they’re signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict to a contract extension.IT'S OFFICIAL.LB Vontaze Burfict signs contract extension running through the 2017 season. #LetsRoar #WhoDey pic.twitter.com/t4zK9PxvQt— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) August 27, 2014Burfict has nothing but a stud since going undrafted a few years ago. He recorded 171 tackles, 1 forced fumble and 1 interception last season.  var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNetThe post Bengals sign Vontaze Burfict…
    - 17 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 1:18pm -
  • Bengals' Burfict remains unsigned, despite last week's report
    The Cincinnati Bengals and weakside linebacker Vontaze Burfict had reportedly reached an agreement on a new contract last week.Every major and minor outlet reported the news, then there was nothing. Apparently a verbal agreement was made that was never signed. The news even had the numbers, 4 years $20 million.It seems something's amiss and Burfict himself isn't letting the world in on what's going on with the supposed deal. "No comment," he told reporters when asked, per Cincinnati.com.The only semblance of comment came from cornerback Terrance Newman in the locker room Tuesday, tell…
    - 1 day ago, 27 Aug 14, 3:28am -
  • Bengals release their 2014 draft pick en route to 75
    Quarterback Matt Scott was waived as part of the Bengals’ moves to get them to the 75-man limit, but the biggest surpise cut was their draft pick Lavelle Westbrooks.  The Bengals also waived tight end Kevin Brock of Rutgers, wide receiver Jasper Collins and linebacker James Davidson Paul Dehner Jr.    @pauldehnerjr  #Bengals waive/injured: JK Schaffer, Lavelle Westbrooks. Waive LB James Davidson, QB Matt […] The post Bengals release their 2014 draft pick en route to 75 appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 12:03pm -
  • Roster trimming begins: Who missed the cut for the Cincinnati Bengals?
    If you listened to the Sunday Night Football broadcast of the Cincinnati Bengals vs. Arizona Cardinals game on NBC you probably heard Chris Collinsworth say that this is the hardest time of the year for NFL coaches. He wasn’t referring to injuries or the preseason schedule; he was talking about roster cuts and how difficult it is to make those decisions.By 4:00 eastern today tomorrow each NFL team must cut their rosters from 90 players down to 75, but yesterday the Cincinnati Bengals got a head start and announced five roster moves. Here are the guys who missed the cut:CB R.J. StanfordWR…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 10:26am -
  • Cincinnati Bengals move up in Power Rankings, crack the top-10 in NFL
    We know what we’re going to know. With training camps complete, three preseason games – including the “dress rehearsal” – in the books and veterans on the shelf until the regular season opener, the data needed to evaluate every NFL team prior to the start of the 2014 campaign is in the books.Some look ready to go, while others have work to do. A few franchises have emerged as legit Super Bowl contenders, while a handful appear destined to be on the clock.With that in mind, the editors at cover32 gathered to assemble this week’s Power Rankings, rating each NFL team from one to 32.…
    - 2 days ago, 26 Aug 14, 9:07am -
  • Bengals get their roster down to 81; More cuts soon
    Cincinnati Bengals released/waived five players on Monday, including cornerback R.J. Stanford who had his contract terminated and will immediately enter free agency. Defensive tackle Larry Black, place kicker Quinn Sharp and safety Isaiah Lewis were waived, as was veteran wide receiver Ryan Whalen. The Bengals are currently at 81 players, they will still need to […]The post Bengals get their roster down to 81; More cuts soon appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 2:39pm -
  • Before drafting you need to see Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green’s fantasy ranking
    With the preseason games that most teams use as a dress rehearsal now in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend.That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us.In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of the regular season based on stories from camp, performances in preseason games and in-depth research.To keep things…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 1:24pm -
  • SLIDESHOW: Leon Hall catches his Cincinnati Bengals teammates sleeping
    The Cincinnati Bengals got roughed up in their preseason game with the Arizona Cardinals last night. Three players had to be carted off the field in the fourth quarter alone. On top of that, the team had a long flight back home to look forward too.Understandably most of the guys were exhausted and caught a couple of Z’s on the flight back to Ohio.One guy who did not doze off was cornerback Leon Hall, who took the opportunity to snap pictures of a bunch of Bengals in repose. He posted this slideshow to his Instagram a little while ago:Funny, but it probably won’t earn him a lot of brow…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 11:42am -
  • 2014 NFL Season Predictions: Cincinatti Bengals
    The Bengals are no longer the butt of every joke. They have become a solid franchise. Head Coach Marvin Lewis returns for his 12th year looking to make the jump from playoff team to actual title contenders. They have a talented roster but the losses of coordinators Jay Gruden and Mike Zimmer will hurt. Offense […]The post 2014 NFL Season Predictions: Cincinatti Bengals appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 11:20am -
  • National confidence level in Cincinnati Bengals rises after preseason Week 3
    The dress rehearsals are in the books; at least that’s how the NFL likes to position the third week of the preseason. And to some extent, it’s accurate; more than at any time during the exhibition season, starters around the league play, some even into the second half.Thus, there are things to be learned from what transpired this week. The results on the field were the best indicator yet for how teams will look in 2104.That’s what can be used as a basis for this week’s Gut Reactions. To see a review of each team’s performance, with an updated “confidence level” showing how the…
    - 3 days ago, 25 Aug 14, 11:01am -

StripeHype.com

  • newPittsburgh Steelers: No Discipline for Bell or Blount
    Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin let the press know today that neither Le’Veon Bell nor LeGarrette Blount would miss the team’s opening game versus the Browns. Mike Tomlin says If Steelers discipline Bell and Bount they will do so internally, not make it known. Aka, no Steelers imposed suspension — Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) August 25, 2014 […]
    - 2 hours ago, 28 Aug 14, 4:00am -
  • newBengals vs. Colts Preseason Week 4: What You Need to Know
    Cincinnati Bengals vs. Indianapolis Colts Location: Paul Brown Stadium (Cincinnati, OH) Date: Thursday, August 28, 2014 Game Time: 7:00pm ET Weather: It looks to be about 80 degrees (humidity 62%) by game time.  There will be a ENE 5mph wind on this clear evening with 0% chance of rain. TV:   Radio: The game will be broadcasted on […]
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Aug 14, 3:30am -
  • newWhat is Next for Josh Gordon?
    According to a report by Fox Sports analyst Mike Garafolo is that Josh Gordon has two options, accept the leagues punishment or sue. There is still a possibility the Cincinnati Bengal defense may still have to keep Gordon at bay. If Josh Gordon accepted the suspension, he would be out for at least a year. According […]
    - 9 hours ago, 27 Aug 14, 8:45pm -