Category: ‘Defense’

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 Release Safety Chris Crocker
April 6th, 2012 at 2:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals have released safety Chris Crocker. A starter since coming to Cincinnati in 2008, Crocker told the Cincinnati Enquirer's Joe Reedy that he was unsurprised by the move and that the team had lingering concerns over his durability. Crocker started every game last season for the Bengals, but played...

Cincinnati Bengals’ Manny Lawson Will Return in 2012
March 28th, 2012 at 10:27 AM
Cincinnati Bengals' linebacker Thomas Howard reported via his Twitter account late last night that his teammate and fellow linebacker Manny Lawson would be returning to the Bengals. Lawson signed a one year deal with the Bengals last off season and started at outside linebacker. His 52 tackles and one and a...

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 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...