Found August 12, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap will miss at least four weeks because of a sprained knee, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported Sunday. Dunlap, who was on crutches Sunday, said the injury occurred during Friday's 17-6 preseason victory over the New York Jets when Jets receiver Patrick Turner fell onto Dunlap's knee. Dunlap does not believe he will need surgery. Last year he didn't play in any preseason games because of a foot injury, and two years ago, as a rookie, he missed two preseason games and the first two regular-season games with a strained knee. He played in 12 games last season, including one start, and had 4.5 sacks. He had 9.5 sacks in 2010. Dunlap was working with the first-team defense this year. If Dunlap is out for four weeks, he would miss the Sept. 10 opener at Baltimore. Also, running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis did not practice Sunday because of a sore foot and is likely to miss Thursday's preseason game.

Bengals’ Carlos Dunlap sidelined a month with a knee injury

According to the Bengals’ official website, Carlos Dunlap is expected to miss about a month with a knee injury, which puts his availability for week 1 in serious doubt. Dunlap is one of the league’s most underrated players as the 2010 2nd round pick graded out as ProFootballFocus’ 7th rated defensive end last season, with 5 sacks, 13 quarterback hits, and 29 quarterback pressures...

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Bengals' Maualuga may only miss couple days, but Wharton may me out much longer

Cincinnati Bengals middle linebacker Rey Maualuga and left end Carlos Dunlap sustained right knee sprains in the opening minutes of the preseason Friday night at home against the New York Jets. Maualuga said he will only miss a couple of days of practice. Dunlap would not comment on his injury and there is no time frame for his return. A knee sprain typically takes a couple of...

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Reports: Bengals OG Wharton out for season

New Cincinnati Bengals left guard Travelle Wharton is out for the season with a knee injury, according to two reports. Wharton was one of several Bengals hurt in their 17-6 victory over the New York Jets on Friday. Wharton was injured on the third offensive play and was seen on crutches at halftime. ESPN's John Clayton and ProFootballTalk both reported Saturday that he is...

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Cedric Benson Signs With Packers

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Bengals Finally Solve Jets

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New RB Benson Bolsters Battered Backfield

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Marvin Lewis asked Rex Ryan to not run the wildcat

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Cedric Benson officially signs a one-year deal with the Packers

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