Found November 01, 2013 on Rumors and Rants:
The Cincinnati Bengals suffered a pretty humiliating defeat on Thursday night as they fell to the Miami Dolphins 22-20 in overtime. Any time you lose a game on the road thanks to a safety, it’s pretty fair to say it will be a rough flight home. But things just got even worse after the game. Bengals All-Pro defensive tackle Geno Atkins left the game with a knee injury and team officials are saying he tore his ACL and will miss the rest of the season. Head coach Marvin Lewis later confirmed those reports. Atkins went down awkwardly on his right knee and was limping severely before being carted off the field in the second quarter. He had two tackles and a sack in the game before leaving. The 25-year-old Atkins has developed into one of the NFL’s best defensive lineman, and was an All-Pro in each of the past two seasons. In September he inked a new six-year, $56.423 million extension, with $31 million in guaranteed money. In nine games this season, Atkins had 20 tackles and six sacks d...

Bengals' Atkins sidelined with knee injury

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins has been sidelined against Miami because of a knee injury and has been ruled out for the rest of the game. Atkins was slow to get up following a play in the second quarter Thursday, then walked off the field with assistance from two teammates. He came into the game with a team-high five sacks. The Bengals were already without middle...

Bengals lose Geno Atkins to torn ACL

getty images The Cincinnati Bengals will finish the season without defensive tackle Geno Atkins. On Friday, Bengals heard coach Marvin Lewis confirmed that the 25-year-old Atkins suffered a torn right ACL in the Bengals 22-20 loss to the Miami Dolphins on Thursday. Atkins suffered the injury in the second quarter on a running play where his right knee got twisted under a mound of...

Bengals DT Geno Atkins Out For Season With Torn ACL

Wow, the Bengals Super Bowl aspirations flamed out just as fast as they started to heat up. Mike Silver of is reporting that Geno Atkins will miss the remainder of the season with a torn ACL suffered last night in their disappointing loss to the Dolphins. Marvin Lewis confirms @mikesilver's report. Geno Atkins has ACL injury. — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) November...

Atkins injury forces Bengals to adjust again

The brutality to football is an accepted fact. That acceptance doesn't make its reality easy. The Bengals lost All-Pro defensive tackle Geno Atkins Thursday night to a torn right anterior cruciate ligament during the second quarter of their 22-20 loss to the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium. Atkins planted his leg while attempting to fight through a block on what would be...

REPORT: Bengals DT Geno Atkins suffers torn ACL

The news after last night’s 22-20 overtime loss to the Dolphins just keeps getting worse for the Bengals. Today the team confirmed that defensive lineman Geno Atkins suffered a torn ACL during last night’s game and will undoubtedly be out for the rest of the season. Atkins suffered the injury in the second quarter when more »

Bengals lose their best defender to an ACL injury

Tonight the Cincinnati Bengals lost more than just the game. They lost their best defensive football player in Gino Atkins. Bengals’ head coach Marvin Lewis confirmed after the 22-20 defeat to the Dolphins that Geno Atkins has suffered an ACL injury. In the second quarter Atkins right knee twisted as he collapsed to the turf. […]

Bengals' Atkins suffers ACL injury

Cincinnati Bengals All-Pro defensive tackle Geno Atkins suffered an ACL injury Thursday night against Miami and may be out for the rest of the season. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis revealed the injury after the game. FOX Sports' Mike Garafolo reports it's a season-ending torn ACL. Atkins was slow to get up following a play in the second quarter Thursday, then walked off the...

Bengals DT Atkins has torn ACL

An MRI test confirms that Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins has torn the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee, leaving the AFC North leaders without another star player on defense.

NFL Injury News: Cincinnati Bengals likely lose DT Geno Atkins for rest of season

Halloween was not kind to the Cincinnati Bengals as they lost a road game to the Miami Dolphins Thursday night. The Dolphins downed the Bengals 22-20 in overtimes as QB Andy Dalton was sacked for a safety. The tricks continued against Cincinnati as they suffered a key defensive injury. DT Geno Atkins suffered a knee injury which is believed to be a torn ACL, a season ending malady...

Injuries Plague Cincinnati Bengals

It wasn’t a very Happy Halloween Thursday night as the Cincinnati Bengals lost one of the best pass rushers in the NFL and the teams best defensive lineman in Geno Atkins due to injury. Late in the second quarter with 4:45 minutes to go, Atkins was underneath one of his teammates and a Dolphins ball carrier who was being tackled when his leg appeared to be caught up in the...

Mick’s Picks: Three NFL Upsets To Watch For in Week 9

As we predicted, it was a tough week for underdogs last week with only the Giants and the Raiders pulling off upset wins. At least we had the Raiders who continued their dominance over the Steelers once again giving us a 1-2 split again, a trend that we will look to turn around this weekend. St. Louis, Dallas and Cleveland were the only other underdogs to even cover the spread last...

Geno Atkins out for season with torn ACL

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins is out for the season with a torn ACL in his right knee. Coach Marvin Lewis and the Bengals confirmed the injury Friday.  All indications are that Atkins, a two-time Pro Bowler, injury is just season-ending and not career-threatening. Atkins could be ready for the Bengals first practice of training camp. “Between Robert (injured...

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers Patriots Preview, Weekly Picks & More Episode

Season 4, Episode 40 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I start off talking about what the Thursday night loss to the Miami Dolphins by the Cincinnati Bengals means to the Pittsburgh Steelers heading into the weekend. The Bengals also lost defensive tackle Geno Atkins for the season in that game as well so that too gets a little attention. Prior to the Friday...

GIF: Gio Bernard’s impressive 35-yard TD run

Tweet The Cincinnati Bengals have about as many playmakers as any team in the NFL, with one of them being 5’8″ rookie running back Gio Bernard. Bernard put his ability on full display Thursday night against the Dolphins by breaking tackles and reversing field for this 35-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter: Here’s another angle: Unfortunately...
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