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Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard pulled off one of the craziest touchdown runs the league has ever seen during his impressive rookie campaign in 2013, where he amassed 695 rushing yards with with 514 receiving yards and eight touchdowns (five rushing, three receiving) in 16 games (no starts) behind BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Photo Credit: Bengals.com Bernard expects to have a stronger role in his second season under new offensive coordinator Hue Jackson, who was promoted from running backs coach when Jay Gruden left to for D.C. to become the HC of the Washington Redskins last month. Based on what the 2013 second round pick (No. 37 overall) out of North Carolina has seen in his nine months with the team, Bernard is confident that Jackson is about to create the craziest playbook in NFL history. “For me and Benny, I think we’ve done a good job thus far. I think we can continue to keep doing a good job,” Bernard told NFL Network on Thursday. ”We just got to go into it with ...
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With Super Bowl XLVIII in the books, the 2013 season is officially in the rearview mirror. Thus, it’s time to look ahead to 2014.
But before teams gather for training camp in July, play preseason games in August and tee it up for real in September, they have some roster building to do. While the NFL Draft in May will get most of the attention, free agency, which starts on March...
You might have missed some recent news. Here are some of Cover 32′s columns that will get you caught up on the Bengals and the NFL.
-AJ Green’s best performances of 2013. (READ)
-Marvin Lewis not among NFL Elite coaches. (READ)
-Bengals need a veteran qb to help And Dalton. (READ)
- The major NFL awards were handed out Saturday night, who...
The Cincinnati Bengals know a thing or two about drafting top talent at the wide receiver position. In his rookie season Mohamed Sanu showed his versatility and emerged as a red-zone threat when he started to come on late in the 2012 season before suffering a stress fracture during practice. Before the injury Sanu had four touchdown catches in the past three weeks and looked...
Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Pacman Jones is vacationing in Miami this week. If you want to see some photos from his trip, you can check out his Instagram page. What you’ll find is pretty much the standard — some pictures of a hotel pool, the beach, his kids swimming, and Pacman kicking it with Rod Stewart. […]
Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com believes defensive tackle Geno Atkins will be ready to get back at the field at some point during training camp as he rehabs from ACL surgery.
The 300-pound Atkins is coming back from major surgery for the first time, so there is some unknown. But his voracious commitment to the gym should get him through.
The worst case is PUP, the physically unable to...
According to Geoff Hobson of the Bengals.com, the Bengals would like to retain free agent OT Anthony Collins.
Hobson mentions that there is a chance that LT Andrew Whitworth could be moved to left guard depending on what happens with Clint Boling who is coming off of an ACL injury, which means they may need some additional offensive line depth.
Hobson adds that the Bengals liked...
There is no question, Bengals wide receiver, AJ Green is one of the best in the business. Green is heading into his fourth NFL season, and has already totaled nearly 4,000 receiving yards. The first-round pick out of Georgia has produced more and more in each of his first three years, and doesn’t seem anywhere near his prime.
2013 was a great regular season for AJ Green, the best...
Round 1: 0-5
Round 2: 0-4
Round 3: 0-3
Round 4: 0-2
Round 5: 0-1
Round 6 & 7: Same system as undrafted. Points only awarded if player was productive, no scale.
Round 1 - Tyler Eifert TE, Notre Dame
Analysis - Eifert was okay in year one. He caught 39 passes for 445 and 2 touchdowns, but the Bengals were probably hoping for a bit more, especially with him...
With the offseason upon us, I’ve decided to take an early look at what I think the Cincinnati Bengals should do this offseason. I’ve taken a look at who to resign and who to let go. What I think the Bengals should do in free agency and the draft. I’ve kept track of their cap room the best I could. These are the moves I think the Bengals should make to give them the best shot...
The last few years have been good to long suffering football fans in the Queen City. The Bengals' 11-5 campaign in 2013 resulted in a division title, and it marked the third consecutive playoff appearance by Marvin Lewis' squad.This recent run of success has allowed the franchise to shed their dreaded "Bungles" label. Despite suffering an early playoff exit in 2013...
Vaughn McClure of ESPN.com writes that a Bengals free agent DE Michael Johnson‘s name surfaced at the Senior Bowl as a potential fit for the Atlanta Falcons. McClure was told that Johnson, a Georgia Tech product, would not mind “coming home.“
McClure notes that he has no information regarding interest on the part of the Falcons, but there certainly seems to be a fit there...