Found February 01, 2012 on
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When it comes to discussing Marvin Lewis, Brian Billick can offer a unique perspective.
The former Ravens head coach, who is now an analyst on Fox and NFL Network, had Lewis on his staff for three years as his defensive coordinator and the two remain good friends. Lewis is an analyst on The Coaches Show today at 6:30 p.m., which is being filmed at the NFL Experience.
With Lewis entering the final year of his contract, some have wondered if he would eventually move into a front office role as a general manager either here or somewhere else. If that would ever be the case, Billick thinks Lewis would do well.
“Marvin is one of those coaches who has a keen eye for talent. All coaches think they do but very few do. Whether he wants to do it I don’t know,” Billick said. “His ability to adapt to the youth of the team by narrowing the focus of the top management. You’ve got have ownership/general manager and the player personnel guy with a shared vision. You don’t always have to agree, you ...
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Up in Indianapolis for a couple days during Super Bowl week, Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said there isn’t a firm timetable on when he will name a new secondary coach to replace Kevin Coyle, who left to become Miami’s defensive coordinator.
About the only thing Lewis did allow was that he is expecting to have one in place by the time the scouting combine begins on Feb. 23...
April’s draft will be huge for the Bengals. Another solid draft by the coaches should solidify the cracks in last year’s team, and it could very possibly put the Bengals in position to finally end the drought of playoff wins. Mock drafts are popping up like dandelions on my lawn in April, and many are [...]
It’s been a while since you’ve seen a headline talking about a Cincinnati Bengals playoff victory hasn’t it? Well, in fact it’s been 21 years.
The last time Cincinnati fans got to cheer about a playoff victory was way back in the 1990 AFC Wild Card Round when then QB Boomer Esiason (Who is now a well known announcer) led Cincy to a 41-14 victory over The Houston Oilers ...
Even though he’s had his worst statistical season of his NFL career this year, wide receiver Chad Ochocinco is very thankful that the Bengals traded him to the Patriots before the season started.
“I sent everyone (in Cincinnati) a letter, a thank you note,” said Ochocinco. “I think that’s the best I can do. Everybody who had anything to do with me being there, I hope...
Joe Reedy is live from the Super Bowl from Indianapolis today.
He’ll take your questions today at noon while he’s dealing with the media circus in Indy.
So come aboard and join him.
Bengals chat with Joe Reedy
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Former Ravens head coach Brian Billick, the man who wore the headset when the Ravens seized their only Super Bowl title back in 2000, is at the Super Bowl in Indianapolis this week as a member of the media. But on Wednesday, he fielded questions from fellow media, including a few about his coaching future in the NFL.