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Category: ‘Defensive Tackles’

Cincinnati Bengals Shore up Defensive Line, Wide Receiver in Rounds Two and Three
April 27th, 2012 at 11:26 PM
With three more picks in rounds two and three, the Cincinnati Bengals looked to add depth and fill a hole at wide receiver. Mission accomplished. The Bengals got great value with all three of their picks on Friday, picking up players that had been projected higher on most team's draft boards.  ***PHOTO1***  Their...

Cincinnati Bengals Continue to Strengthen Defensive Line
March 24th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals' defensive line was a huge part of the success of Mike Zimmer's defense in 2011. The departure of Frostee Rucker and Jonathan Fanene via free agency threatened to break up the rotation of linemen that enabled Cincinnati to record 85 sacks last season, fifth best in the...

Cincinnati Bengals Place DT Pat Sims on Injured Reserve
December 7th, 2011 at 1:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals' depth on the defensive line took a hit when the team placed DT Pat Sims on injured reserve, putting an end to his season. Sims injured his ankle against the Cleveland Browns on Nov. 27 and was out last week against Pittsburgh. The move leaves Domata Peko and...

Several Cincinnati Bengals in Contention for Individual Honors
November 30th, 2011 at 12:05 PM
The 2011 Cincinnati Bengals have been the epitome of team play. From the deep rotations on the defensive line to the contributions of all three running backs, Cincinnati has discarded their old reputation as a collection of individuals and embraced the team concept. Because of that, there is a tendency,...

Cincinnati Bengals Acquire CB Kelly Jennings from Seattle Seahawks
August 29th, 2011 at 4:04 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals made another move to shore up their secondary Monday, trading DT Clinton McDonald to Seattle for CB Kelly Jennings. With Adam "PacMan" Jones likely to begin the season on the PUP list recovering from neck surgery, Jennings gives the Bengals another veteran presence at corner who can...

Jonathan Fanene Returns to the Practice Field, but as an Observer
August 17th, 2011 at 8:01 AM
New contract in hand, Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Jonathan Fanene returned to Georgetown on Tuesday night. He watched from the sidelines, however, with a number of teammates who were held out of Tuesday's session. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Marvin Lewis pulled no punches when asked about Fanene after practice.  "I guess as he was negotiating...

Cincinnati Bengals Cut DT Tank Johnson
August 16th, 2011 at 10:40 AM
***PHOTO1***  The Cincinnati Bengals terminated the contract of defensive tackle, Tank Johnson on Tuesday. The move comes as a bit of a surprise as Johnson was listed as a starter on the Bengals depth chart. He did not play on Friday in Detroit, however, and the Bengals have shown they are...