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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 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...

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...

Random Thoughts from Yesterday’s Loss to the Baltimore Ravens
November 21st, 2011 at 8:46 AM
The Cincinnati Bengals took their fans on a roller coaster ride yesterday afternoon. Such is the case with a young football team still trying to establish their identity. Such are the thoughts of Bengals 101 as we reflect back on yesterday's loss. 1. Yesterday's loss was the second in a row...

Cincinnati Bengals Look to Gain Respect with a Win Over Pittsburgh Steelers
November 13th, 2011 at 7:35 AM
The Cincinnati Bengals have been an afterthought for many on the national scene despite their 6-2 record. While national pundits have given them credit for not going winless as some predicted, most are in the "wait until they beat someone good" side of the room. Today's matchup against the Pittsburgh...

Jerome Simpson, Cedric Benson Expected to Start Sunday
September 29th, 2011 at 8:10 PM
The long term status of Cincinnati Bengals' starters Jerome Simpson and Cedric Benson continues to be unclear, but as of Thursday, it appears that both will be in the starting lineup when the team takes on the Buffalo Bills at Paul Brown Stadium. It's been over a week now since authorities...

Cincinnati Bengals Waste Outstanding Defense, Lose to San Francisco 49ers 13-8
September 25th, 2011 at 4:27 PM
***PHOTO1***The Cincinnati Bengals wasted a stalwart defensive effort Sunday before an opening day crowd of 43,363 at Paul Brown Stadium, the second lowest in team history. Andy Dalton showed his youth, throwing two interceptions as the Bengals dropped a 13-8 decision to the San Francisco 49ers. For the first time this...

The Cincinnati Bengals Have the Potential to Make a Run
September 19th, 2011 at 7:44 AM
Yesterday's narrow loss to the Denver Broncos was a bitter pill in many ways, but it proved one thing: Andy Dalton and this offense can move the football. Yes, they need to improve on their third down and red zone conversion, but the fears that without Carson, Chad and TO...

Cincinnati Bengals Trade for Safety Taylor Mays
August 22nd, 2011 at 8:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals traded an undisclosed draft choice to the San Francisco 49'ers for safety Taylor Mays. The Bengals have been trying to shore up the safety position that struggled against both the pass and run last season. Both Chinedum Ndukwe and Roy Williams were allowed to leave via free agency...