Category: ‘2012 NFL Draft’

AFC North Draft Summary: Pittsburgh Steelers Continue to Reload
April 30th, 2012 at 7:08 AM
There's a reason the Pittsburgh Steelers have six Super Bowl trophies in franchise trophies. Over the years, perhaps no NFL team has consistently drafted as well as Pittsburgh. The 2012 NFL Draft is no different as the Steelers used their selections to overhaul an aging roster. Here's how Bengals 101 graded...

Cincinnati Bengals 2012 Draft: A+ All Around
April 29th, 2012 at 7:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals were looking to do something unprecedented, backing up two consecutive successful drafts with a third. The Bengals franchise has not exactly been the NFL standard for successful drafting, but Marvin Lewis and his staff put together a tremendous selection of new players for the third year in...

Cincinnati Bengals Grab Buckeye Back Boom Herron with Final Pick
April 28th, 2012 at 4:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals' final pick in the 2012 NFL Draft is former Ohio State running back Daniel "Boom" Herron. Cincinnati had passed on picking a back in previous rounds, but didn't leave New York before adding another runner to the stable. Herron is another great value pick for the Bengals in...

Fifth Round Picks Continue Trend of Getting Value for Cincinnati Bengals
April 28th, 2012 at 3:44 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals made the most of their three fifth round picks, getting quality depth for their secondary as well as a high-value wide receiver. With their first pick at 156 the Bengals selected Iowa cornerback, Shaun Prater. At first glance, I admit I was a bit puzzled that the Bengals...

Cincinnati Bengals Draft TE Orson Charles in Fourth Round
April 28th, 2012 at 1:28 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals continued their tendency to draft production over need by choosing Georgia tight end Orson Charles in the fourth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Though the Bengals have no glaring needs headed into today's final rounds, they are certainly looking to add depth at several positions. With Jermaine...