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After a surprising season in which the Cincinnati Bengals shocked the league, appearing in the playoffs when many predicted them to be competing for the first overall draft selection, the Bengals are a confounding team to project in 2012.
Granted, Andy Dalton and A.J. Green will continue to develop as a dynamic playmaking combination, but questions remain about Green’s supporting cast of receivers, holes in the secondary of their top-10 defense, and improvement in the offensive line.
If Marvin Lewis continues building upon the success with a roster full of his guys, look for a new contract allowing his power within the organization to grow.
That, however, will be a tall order for a season in which the Bengals play the NFC East in addition to two matchups each against the Steelers and Ravens.
Who will help take the pressure off A.J. Green?
Although many pundits believe that the Bengals need to target free agent Braylon Edwards due to a largely unproven receiving corps, Cincin...
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As NFL teams prepare for the start of the season they already have their eye on who could become available during the free agency period of 2013. While looking at the list of the top 25 free agents the Baltimore Ravens stand out with two top players on the list including quarterback Joe Flacco and Ed Reed.
Here is a list of the top 25 NFL free agents of 2013. NFL teams have your...
Our series of Cincinnati Bengals training camp previews starts with a look at the offensive backfield;
At this time last year, Andy Dalton was an unknown commodity, Carson Palmer was insisting he was home in California for good and Cedric Benson was a free agent awaiting the end of the NFL lockout and a call to go work for some team.
A lot has changed totally. Some things have changed...
Today we tackle the Cincinnati Bengals cheerleaders & superfans. Like most of you, we are itching for football season to start. In the midst of the dog days of summer, many get sick of baseball and start turning their attention to football. Don’t blame you a bit. To help quench your thirst, BC is going on a 32 team, 32 day, 32 gallery tour of NFL cheerleaders & superfans...
Monday came and went without the Bengals and Mike Nugent reaching an agreement on a multi-year deal, meaning Nugent will officially be playing this season on his franchise tag. The fact that Nugent was going to play under the tag was expected since both sides had not had any sustaining discussions in recent weeks. Nugent will earn $2.645 million this season under the tag and could...
Veteran free agent RB Cedric Benson remains without a team as NFL clubs get set to open training camps in just days and he wonders why he is still unemployed. Benson was a guest Tuesday on Sirus XM NFL radio and became emotional when discussing his current situation. The veteran stated that “I have no idea”, when asked why he wasn’t on a current NFL roster. “I’m at a loss...
If there is one thing on the side of the Cincinnati Bengals, it is youth. Andy Dalton, the red headed wonder who lines up behind center and should continue to be there for the next decade or so, is in his second year. A.J. Green, the star receiver who fans and analysts alike cannot praise highly enough, is in his second year. Geno Atkins, the sack master who dominated the trenches...
There are some people who still seem to think that there's a slim chance that free agent running back Cedric Benson could land back with the Bengals as an insurance policy. We don't agree with that sentiment, and Benson doesn't seem to either as he said his "thank you's" to the Cincinnati faithful this offseason (via Geoff Hobson back in March).
Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph recently sat down with Barry Byers of The Herald and told him how different things are with the Texans then they were with the Bengals.
“The first thing about Houston is it’s an organization run from a different perspective,” Joseph told Barry Byers of The Herald in a Sunday Q&A. “In Cincy, the team lives off...
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Forced into early retirement wide receiver Terrell Owens and Extra TV’s very own Maria Menounos were spotted this past weekend at a party in Malibu – The beachsome twosome were together as Menounos celebrated her new Shape Magazine cover — No air brushing needed for these two.-TO
John Salley with a Bikini’d Maria Menounos
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Kyle Cook offered stability when he was promoted as the team's starting center, replacing the departed (and depressingly ineffective) Eric Ghiaciuc in 2009. As a result Cook helped the Cincinnati Bengals become a top-ten rushing offense, which, along with a top-five defense, swept the division...
To get you fully prepared for the unofficial start of the 2012 NFL season, we're ranking every team from worst to first in the weeks leading up to the opening of training camps.
Every day, we'll be previewing two teams, one from each conference, analyzing them from top to bottom and giving you all you need to know to be an informed fan. What's the major storyline heading...
This is the second edition of my new Sunday column, where I talk about the most interesting/controversial stories of the week and put my spin on them. Last week, I defended against the criticisms on Andy Dalton's arm strength, talked about the big differences between BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Cedric Benson, and covered the in-game stadium experiences that the NFL is hoping...
After a hard fought night in Clearfield, PA, Rev Racing continued its impressive team performance in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East with three top five finishes in Saturday night's Samuel 150, at CNB Bank Raceway Park. Rookie, Kyle Larson remains a championship contender with a second place finish, followed by veteran driver, Ryan Gifford, in fourth and fellow rookie of...
Pitt has had two Biletnikoff Award winners in its history--Antonio Bryant in 2000 and Larry Fitzgerald in 2003.
Our series of Cincinnati Bengals training camp previews continues with a look at the offensive line and tight end positions;
The high hopes for the Bengals offense start with a budding superstar at wide receiver in A.J. Green and the continued growth of his quarterback, fellow second-year player Andy Dalton.
Somebody has to block for Dalton. And Green's impressive 65-catch rookie...