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“Bad” Andy Dalton Throws Game Away as San Diego Chargers Eliminate Cincinnati Bengals
January 6th, 2014 at 8:25 AM
Only days ago, quarterback Andy Dalton came in a close second behind linebacker Vontaze Burfict for Cincinnati Bengals MVP. It was a moment of potential redemption for Dalton, whose inconsistency has been the focus of much negative attention since he entered the league. But again, when things were on the...

Cincinnati Bengals Waive FB Chris Pressley; Keep QB Zac Robinson on PUP
December 10th, 2013 at 4:55 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals announced on Tuesday that they have waived fullback Chris Pressley (knee) and will leave quarterback Zac Robinson (elbow) on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Although Pressley returned to practice 21 days ago and was medically cleared, the team was required to either activate him to the 53-man...

Former Cincinnati Bengals WR Chad Johnson to Spend 30 Days in Jail
June 10th, 2013 at 12:38 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals have long been known to employ players that have run-ins with the law. Former Bengals wideout Chad Johnson will spend 30 days in jail after violating probation. ***PHOTO1*** Formerly known as Chad Ochocinco, Johnson's plea for no jail time for violating probation in conjunction with a domestic dispute...

Cincinnati Bengals and Their New Defense Poised for Greatness with Draft Luxury
April 25th, 2013 at 8:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** For over two decades, the Cincinnati Bengals have faced harsh organizational criticism, and have even been called one of the worst franchises in all of professional sports.  Whether it be for the "old-school" ways or frugality of owner Mike Brown and how he was able to acquire the entirety...

Rodney Stewart Receives Injury Settlement from Cincinnati Bengals
June 20th, 2012 at 11:20 AM
Rodney Stewart, the running back out Colorado by way of Columbus, OH, was waived with an injury settlement on Tuesday. Stewart tore his ACL during the first day of rookie workouts with the Cincinnati Bengals. Bengals 101 profiled Stewart here last month.

Veteran Wide Receivers not Giving up Starting Positions Without a Fight
June 13th, 2012 at 10:15 AM
The Cincinnati Bengals are loaded with exciting young wide receivers, chief among them last year's first round pick and Pro Bowler, AJ Green. The battle to start opposite Green is expected to be intense between rookie draft picks Mohamed Sanu and Marvin Jones. Some returning veteran wide receivers just might...

Ochocinco Taking His Talents to South Beach
June 12th, 2012 at 10:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** Whatever happens to the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals, fans in South Florida won't have to wait long for more entertainment from a professional athlete in town. Former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco was released last week after just one season with the New England Patriots. On Monday, Ochocinco...

Wide Receiver Mohamed Sanu Signs Rookie Deal
June 11th, 2012 at 12:17 PM
With third round pick, WR Mohamed Sanu in the fold, the Cincinnati Bengals now have only one more draft choice left to agree to a contract. Such are the effects of the NFL's new collective bargaining agreement. The Bengals and Sanu reached agreement on the standard four year rookie deal. While...

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...

Cincinnati Bengals Sign Guard Kevin Zeitler
May 25th, 2012 at 1:18 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals have come to terms with the second of their two first round picks, Wisconsin guard, Kevin Zeitler. Details regarding the contract are not known at this time, but it will no doubt be a four year deal per the new collective bargaining agreement. Zeitler has already been lining up...

Columbus Native Rodney Stewart’s Dream Derailed by Torn ACL
May 23rd, 2012 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1***For every "Invincible" story of the undrafted free agent who realizes his dream and makes an NFL squad, there are many more like that of Rodney Stewart. The undrafted rookie running back out of Colorado via Columbus Brookhaven HS went down with a torn ACL just 15 minutes into his...

Article Raises Questions About Andy Dalton’s Future with the Cincinnati Bengals
May 22nd, 2012 at 7:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** An article published by Pro Football Talk seems to suggest that some in the Cincinnati Bengals organization have questions about the "upside" of quarterback Andy Dalton. The article centers around an interview with NFL Films producer Greg Cosell. Cosell offered up this quote as a guest on a podcast for Yahoo! Sports: “I...

Cincinnati Bengals Add Fullback, Linebacker from Weekend Tryouts
May 15th, 2012 at 10:14 AM
The Cincinnati Bengals hosted 19 players during this weekend's rookie mini-camp who were there during the five workouts to try out for one of the 90 slots on the Bengals' off season roster. Two of those players, fullback Jourdan Brooks and linebacker Emmanuel Lamur, impressed coaches enough to be offered...

Marvin Lewis Likes the Look of His Rookies on First Day of Mini-Camp
May 12th, 2012 at 7:31 AM
***PHOTO1***Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis liked his first look at the newest members of the Cincinnati Bengals who gathered for the first day of rookie mini-camp on Friday at Paul Brown Stadium. "We've taken some players who have been really well-coached and you can see that in the quality of...

Cincinnati Bengals Rookies Set to Begin Mini-Camp
May 11th, 2012 at 10:37 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** For the newest members of the Cincinnati Bengals, today marks the first step in the pursuit of their NFL dreams: rookie mini-camp. All of the Bengals' most recent draft choices along with undrafted free agents will be present at Paul Brown Stadium for their first workouts as members of the...

Newly Signed Jacob Bell Abruptly Retires from NFL
May 9th, 2012 at 7:50 AM
***PHOTO1***Jacob Bell hadn't even had time to have his mail forwarded. The newly signed free agent guard only spent 32 days under contract with the Cincinnati Bengals before deciding to call it a career on Tuesday. Bell, a Miami University graduate, was signed during free agency after eight seasons as a...

Jordan Shipley Cleared to Resume Playing
May 7th, 2012 at 3:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Jordan Shipley reported via his Twitter account that he has been "released to participate in full activitiy without restriction." Shipley had gone to Pensacola, FL today to be checked out by his surgeon. The news comes almost eight months after Shipley went down in Denver with a...

Cincinnati Bengals Tight Ends are Strongest Unit on the Offense
May 6th, 2012 at 4:16 PM
***PHOTO1***  The Cincinnati Bengals may have some players trying to prove their worth on other parts of the offense, but their collection of tight ends is one of the best in the NFL. Bengal tight ends were on the receiving end of 75 passes last season and accounted for a third...

Bracing for a Battle in the Cincinnati Bengals Backfield
May 4th, 2012 at 3:34 PM
Cincinnati Bengals' offensive coordinator Jay Gruden alluded to a desire to have a "running back by committee" system. With the number of viable choices now in his backfield, his committee could be listed as a separate department within the organization. After drafting Ohio State's Daniel Herron with their final pick last week,...

Cincinnati Bengals Welcome Stability at Quarterback
May 2nd, 2012 at 12:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals will be one of only 18 NFL teams who return the quarterback who took the majority of snaps for them during 2011. That kind of stability is welcome to any team, especially one who a year ago was facing tremendous uncertainty at the position. Travel back to one...