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Cincinnati Bengals’ Terence Newman Out 1-3 Weeks with Sprained MCL
December 9th, 2013 at 5:30 PM
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman may be forced to sit out the remainder of the regular season after suffering a sprained MCL in a 42-28 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, reports ESPN. At the very least, the sprain will cause Newman to miss Cincinnati's Week 15 game against the Pittsburgh...

Pac Man Jones Sharing Costly Lessons with NFL Rookies
June 18th, 2012 at 3:50 PM
Cincinnati Bengals' cornerback Adam "Pac Man" Jones has learned the hard way about how not to handle one's self as a professional athlete. Last week, a Las Vegas jury found Jones liable for $11 million in damages to two employees of a strip club who were shot by members of Jones'...

Cincinnati Bengals Get First Round Draft Choice Dre Kirkpatrick Under Contract
May 18th, 2012 at 11:02 AM
Cincinnati Bengals owner and general manager Mike Brown has to love the NFL's new collective bargaining agreement. The Bengals have been notorious over the years for haggling with draft picks well into training camp and beyond. With the new "slotted" system for draft picks, the Bengals now have one of...

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 Select Alabama Cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick
April 26th, 2012 at 9:56 PM
After a chaotic early part of the first round that saw trades flying everywhere, the Bengals stayed true to many mock drafts, taking cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick from the University of Alabama. At 6'2" he give the Bengals their most physical corner to match up against bigger wide receivers. The Bengals chose...

Cincinnati Bengals Sign Cornerback Terence Newman
April 11th, 2012 at 12:17 PM
***PHOTO1***ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that the Cincinnati Bengals have reached an agreement with free agent cornerback Terence Newman, formerly of the Dallas Cowboys. Newman and the Bengals have been working some time now on a deal that would make him a Bengal. Newman was drafted by then Dallas Cowboys' defensive...

Cincinnati Bengals Still Trying to Get Terence Newman
March 27th, 2012 at 12:30 PM
***PHOTO1***  It looked as if the Cincinnati Bengals may have been finished recruiting cornerbacks, but head coach Marvin Lewis told reporters on Tuesday that the team is still pursuing former Cowboys cornerback Terence Newman. "We'd love to have Terence on our team," Lewis said this morning. Newman was drafted in the first...

Cincinnati Bengals Re-Sign Pac Man Jones
March 22nd, 2012 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO1***The Cincinnati Bengals got a little deeper at cornerback, re-signing Adam "Pac Man" Jones on Thursday. What was a looming deficiency has turned into one of the deeper positions on the roster with the moves made over the past week. Jones joined the Bengals in 2010 amid a host of off...

Cincinnati Bengals Get Their Cornerback with Jason Allen
March 17th, 2012 at 7:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** One of the Cincinnati Bengals major priorities this off season was to get another cornerback. That mission was accomplished when the team agreed to terms today with former Houston Texans corner Jason Allen. Allen was drafted with the 16th overall pick in 2006 out of Tennessee by the Miami Dolphins. Allen struggled...

Leon Hall Ahead of Schedule on Rehab
March 11th, 2012 at 4:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** As the Cincinnati Bengals prepare for the beginning of free agency this week, there's some good news to celebrate even before the first player is signed. Cornerback Leon Hall, who went down in week 10 with an Achilles injury, is recovering nicely and expects to be back full strength for...

Cincinnati Bengals Will Have Difficult Decision at Cornerback
February 28th, 2012 at 3:47 PM
The final day of the NFL Scouting Combine saw potential defensive backs on display. The Cincinnati Bengals, who will be in the market for at least one cornerback and safety during the draft, have some big decisions to consider between now and draft day. What was one of the deepest positions...

Free Agent Choices at Cornerback not That Appealing
February 17th, 2012 at 10:37 AM
While the Cincinnati Bengals have a need to address at cornerback this offseason, the quantity and caliber of players out there don't necessarily fit the bill for the team to upgrade that position. Last year's off season saw some high quality "shutdown" corners on the market, like Nnamdi Asomugha and...

Stanford Routt to Visit Cincinnati on Friday
February 15th, 2012 at 11:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former Oakland Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt will pay a visit to the Cincinnati Bengals, NFL.com's Jason LaCanfora reports. Routt was released by the Raiders a week ago, a casualty of a new front office and coaching staff wishing to rid the team of burdensome contracts. Routt was one year into a...

Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Backfield Needs to Improve to Match Front Seven
January 22nd, 2012 at 7:39 AM
The youthful Cincinnati Bengals defense continued their improvement in 2011. Their consistent play was a major reason for the team's winning record and playoff berth. In a division defined by defenses, the Bengals must improve their secondary play if they are going to stay among the NFL's elite. With two...

PacMan: “I Will not Run My Mouth Again.”
January 18th, 2012 at 12:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Those were the words tweeted by Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam "PacMan" Jones after he pleaded guilty this morning in Hamilton County Municipal Court to charges of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct stemming from an incident at a Cincinnati nigh club back in July. Police were summoned to the club in early...

What the Cincinnati Bengals Must Do to Move Beyond Mediocrity
January 9th, 2012 at 11:24 AM
Yesterday, Bengals 101 examined what's going right with the Cincinnati Bengals franchise. As considerable as those things are, there are still several glaring problems with this team that need to be addressed in the off season if the Bengals are going to go beyond the level of "young upstarts." While this...

Keep the Faith, Cincinnati Bengals Fans
November 14th, 2011 at 8:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** Yesterday's loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers is no reason to panic for fans of the Cincinnati Bengals. Yes, it was a disheartening loss to a bitter rival, but looking at the loss in context of the situation around it gives Bengals fans every reason to continue to support their team. 1....

Leon Hall Out for the Season with a Torn Achilles
November 13th, 2011 at 10:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals lost more than a football game Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. They also lost their best cover corner when Leon Hall tore his Achilles' tendon. Hall left the field just before halftime and didn't return. Further examination revealed the tear. It appeared that Hall may have injured himself...

Morgan Trent Released and Other Cincinnati Bengals Updates
November 2nd, 2011 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** With Cedric Benson returning practice today from his suspension, the Cincinnati Bengals were forced to make a roster move. The team released third year cornerback Morgan Trent to make room. Trent appeared in 30 games during his two plus seasons in Cincinnati, picking up one sack and one interception. With Adam...

Adam Jones Back on the Cincinnati Bengals 53-Man Roster
October 29th, 2011 at 8:45 AM
Before the Cincinnati Bengals took off for Seattle on Friday, they added CB Adam "Pacman" Jones to their 53 man roster. They were able to make the move without any accompanying roster cut due to Cedric Benson being suspended this week.  Jones has been recovering from a neck injury suffered a...