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Domata Peko and Cincinnati Bengals Agree to Two-Year Contract Extension
March 27th, 2014 at 11:00 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals and defensive tackle Domata Peko have reportedly agreed to a two-year contract extension which would keep the fan favorite with the club through the 2016 season.  "Domata has been a significant and productive player for our defense for many years now, and we are excited to extend his time here...

After Losing Multiple Lineman, Cincinnati Bengals Sign Tackle Marshall Newhouse
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:31 PM
Since free agency officially began on March 11, the Cincinnati Bengals have yet to make a deal with a player outside of the organization. That all changed Friday when the team agreed to a deal with offensive tackle Marshall Newhouse. ***PHOTO1*** Newhouse spent the past four season in Green Bay with the packers...

Linebacker Vincent Ray Re-Signs with Cincinnati Bengals
March 16th, 2014 at 12:54 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals announced earlier today that the team and Vincent Ray agreed to terms on a deal that will keep the linebacker around for at least two more seasons. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: MSN & Fox Sports Rey, like Andrew Hawkins, was able to sign an offer sheet with any other team which...

Cincinnati Bengals and Head Coach Marvin Lewis Agree to One-Year Extension
March 15th, 2014 at 5:16 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals and head coach Marvin Lewis agreed to a one-year extension to remain as head coach on Friday. His previous deal, which was signed in 2010, was set to expire following the end of the 2014 season "Marvin has earned this commitment for the job he is doing," Bengals...

Cincinnati Bengals Reportedly Plan to Match Cleveland Browns Offer to Andrew Hawkins
March 12th, 2014 at 8:29 PM
Normally the battle of Ohio takes place twice during the National Football League regular season, but the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns are having an offseason battle between wide receiver Andrew Hawkins.  The 28-year old speedster was offered a four-year deal by the Browns on Tuesday. If he signed with...

Cincinnati Bengals Re-Sign Taylor Mays and Mike Pollak; Release Kyle Cook
March 12th, 2014 at 6:54 PM
The first day of free agency in the National Football League (NFL) was nothing short of crazy. Several stars signed with new clubs while some are still looking for a new home but the Cincinnati Bengals continued to stay quiet as they re-signed safety Taylor Mays and guard Mike Pollak as...

Cincinnati Bengals Re-Sign Return Specialist Brandon Tate
March 11th, 2014 at 1:04 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals, who have been virtually silent this offseason in terms of roster moves, have reportedly re-signed speedy return man Brandon Tate according to Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports.  ***PHOTO1*** The speedy 26-year old return specialist from the University of North Carolina has spent a majority of his three seasons in...

Bobbie Williams Signs a Deal with the Baltimore Ravens
June 8th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
First it was Willie Anderson, then TJ Houshmandzadeh. Now another beloved Cincinnati Bengal has signed with the enemy, the Baltimore Ravens. The Ravens announced they had agreed in principle to a two-year deal with G Bobbie Williams. Williams spent his last eight NFL seasons with the Bengals after being signed as a...

Terrell Suggs Likely Lost to Baltimore Ravens for 2012
May 3rd, 2012 at 11:51 AM
***PHOTO1***Several outlets have reported this morning that Baltimore Ravens LB Terrell Suggs has injured his Achilles' tendon and will likely be lost for most, if not all of the 2012 season. Reports vary on the origin of the injury. Some speculate that Suggs was playing pick-up basketball at the time of...

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...

AFC North First Round Review: Cincinnati Bengals Get Better, Baltimore Ravens Whiff
April 27th, 2012 at 10:07 AM
The AFC North was right in the middle of the flurry of first round activity in the 2012 NFL Draft. It started with the Cleveland Browns trading up one spot an hour before the draft began and finished with the Baltimore Ravens trading out of the first round altogether. Here's...

AFC North Rivals Look to Fill Holes in the Draft
April 25th, 2012 at 10:18 AM
This has not been a great off season thus far for the Cincinnati Bengals divisional rivals in the AFC North. Both Pittsburgh and Baltimore have lost key players on both sides of the ball because of free agency and salary cap issues while the Cleveland Browns still face a quarterback...

Mock Draft: Cincinnati Bengals Select Local Linebacker at 21
April 22nd, 2012 at 3:29 PM
With the 21st pick in the Sports Media 101 NFL mock draft, the Cincinnati Bengals selected linebacker, Luke Kuechly, from Boston College. This pick was a surprise to both us at Bengals 101 making the pick as well as to fans. Nobody anticipated Kuechly being available this late. Such is the...

Will Free Agency Change the AFC North Balance of Power?
March 25th, 2012 at 5:21 PM
Cincinnati Bengals fans might have been concerned a bit about losing two backup defensive linemen, but the concern elsewhere in the AFC North is palpable as salary cap constraints and age have changed the face of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens and may just alter the balance of power...

Cleveland Browns in Position to Make a Run in AFC North
February 27th, 2012 at 5:00 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Cleveland Browns were on the outside looking in this season as all three of their rivals in the AFC North made the playoffs while the Browns stayed home. Through a series of shrewd moves last year and some wise personnel moves, the Browns may be poised to challenge that...

All is not Well with the Pittsburgh Steelers
February 21st, 2012 at 11:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** Cincinnati Bengals' fans have to be smiling at least a little bit at the developments going on this off season up the river in Pittsburgh. The reviled Steelers' franchise, which has seemingly had fortune smiling on them since Franco Harris plucked the "Immaculate Reception" off his shoe tops, appears to...

AFC North Most Dominant Division in NFL
December 27th, 2011 at 10:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** What the Cincinnati Bengals have accomplished thus far in 2011 has been surprising to say the least. Written off by many for dead in a major rebuilding year, Marvin Lewis has guided his team to a winning record and stands one victory on Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens from securing...

Everything Clear as Mud in AFC North
December 20th, 2011 at 12:19 PM
Last night's Pittsburgh Steelers loss to the San Francisco 49ers did nothing to clear up the race in the AFC North. The Steelers had an opportunity to surge ahead of the Baltimore Ravens who had lost Sunday night in San Diego. Instead the two teams remain deadlocked with two games...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens Continue to Battle for AFC North Supremacy
December 13th, 2011 at 12:47 PM
***PHOTO1***Both the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens held serve this week as they remain deadlocked atop the AFC North. Pittsburgh won a hard fought contest with division rival Cleveland on Thursday night while the Ravens toyed with the winless Indianapolis Colts at home on Sunday. When the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh...

AFC North Down to Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens
December 6th, 2011 at 8:02 AM
***PHOTO1***The Cincinnati Bengals loss in Pittsburgh Sunday effectively ended their AFC North title hopes. With the regular season three-quarters of the way finished, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens sit tied atop the division. By virtue of Baltimore's sweep of the season series between the two, they hold the tie...