Found January 26, 2013 on NFL Trade Rumors:
According to Geoff Hobson of, Cincinnati will most likely use newly signed LB Aaron Maybin at strong-side linebacker next season. Maybin, the 11th pick in the 2009 draft,  is looking to revive his career in Cincinnati where head coach Marvin Lewis has a long history of working reclamation projects such as Adam Jones, Thomas Howard  and Vontaze Burfict to name a few. Maybin is set to become a SAM linebacker in a 4-3 defense, lining up against opposing tight ends to then come down to rush off the edge in passing situations. Maybin has been used as a  a 3-4 outside linebacker in both stints with previous teams. He had originally been drafted by the Bills, but was cut after two seasons in which he failed to record even a single sack. After Buffalo, Maybin joined the Jets where he was originally cut, only to be brought back a few weeks later and surprisingly would end up leading the team in sacks and forced fumbles in 2011. He was, however, let go of again during the season a...

Bengals sign Aaron Maybin

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Cincinnati Bengals have signed linebacker Aaron Maybin. Maybin spent his first two seasons with the Bills and his last two with the Jets.  He was released by the Jets earlier this season.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName(&...

Bengals sign LB Maybin

Free-agent linebacker Aaron Maybin joined his third NFL team in five years Friday when he signed with the Cincinnati Bengals. The team did not announce terms of the contract, but Maybin will be added to the active roster on Feb. 4. Buffalo's 2009 first-round draft pick spent two mostly unproductive seasons with the Bills before signing as a free agent with the Jets. In...

Contract Extension Could Be Coming For Bengals DT Geno Atkins

Bengals DT Geno Atkins‘ agent recently spoke with the team at the Senior Bowl regarding a contract extension for his client. Atkins’ agent characterized the talks as a ”brief, casual“ encounter. “We had some dialogue down here,” said agent Pat Dye, per Geoff Hobson of “Both sides would like to get something sooner rather than later. It’s just a matter...

Bengals add LB Maybin to the offseason mix

The Bengals signed linebacker Aaron Maybin to a reserve/future contract on Friday. Maybin, a 2009 first-round pick of Buffalo out of Penn State, has played for the Bills and Jets, leading the latter in sacks (six) and forced fumbles (four) in 2011. Maybin has appeared in 47 career games, and was released by the Jets Nov. 13 last year. He will count on Cincinnati's active list...

Cincinnati Bengals Take A Chance On Aaron Maybin

Aaron Maybin may be known as a major bust in Buffalo, but he’s getting another chance with his third NFL team in 2013.  The 6-4, 240-pound pass-rusher has signed with the Cincinnati Bengals, the team announced on Friday. Maybin, a former first-round pick (11th overall in 2009 out of Penn State) played in 27 games in two seasons with the Buffalo Bills.  To say that Maybin turned...

Mistrial in ex-cheerleader's libel lawsuit

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- A federal judge declared a mistrial in a defamation lawsuit against a gossip website filed by a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader who had sex with her underage student. U.S. District Judge William Bertelsman declared the mistrial Friday after jurors couldn't reach a verdict. Former cheerleader and high school teacher Sarah Jones had sued Scottsdale...

Mistrial in ex-cheerleader's lawsuit

A federal judge declared a mistrial in a defamation lawsuit against a gossip website filed by a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader who had sex with her underage student.
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