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Terrell Owens ended up somewhere you don't want to end up earlier this week. He landed on the set of The Dr. Phil Show. The former NFL wide receiver was there in front of a national TV audience, having to revisit his problems, mistakes and all of that other fun stuff as Dr. Phil tried to talk him through things. It was the latest chapter in what's becoming a very sad story for Owens. However, it could be worse. While appearing next to Dr. Phil may seem like rock bottom, things could always get worse. T.O. could have found himself...

T.O. still plans NFL return amid woes

Terrell Owens insisted Friday he is neither broke, nor finished in the NFL. It was a timely declaration, given the gaggle of irate ex-lovers chasing the fallen football star for child support. The last installment in the Terrell Owens soap opera was played out on Tuesday's "Dr. Phil" show, where he was confronted by the mothers of three of his four children over dwindling...

Former Eagles WR Terrell Owens Pathetic on Dr. Phil

So, I watched T.O.’s appearance on Dr. Phil on Tuesday. And it was just sad. It was sad seeing a man with little maturity and no sense of responsibility in the midst of ruining the lives four innocent children. Four children by four different women. You have to ask questions about the decision-making abilities of all involved, especially baby mamas 3 and 4, but in the end, it...

Five objectives for Bengals camp

A group of rookies, first-year players and longshot dreamers will gather starting Friday for the Bengals' three-day rookie minicamp. By May 22, the full team will be back for three weeks of optional practices and, finally, a mandatory, full-squad minicamp in mid-June. Following is a look at five areas of question, need or priority for the Bengals as they prepare for a season...

Marvin Lewis pulls no punches describing Vontaze Burfict’s play in college

When the Cincinnati Bengals signed Vontaze Burfict as an undrafted free agent everyone knew they were taking a gamble. And apparently no one knew that more than Marvin Lewis. Lewis met with Burfict after the draft and shared his comments with the Cincinnati Enquirer: “You weren’t in shape your last season at Arizona State. Get rid of the selfishness in your play. Learn how to...

NFL Career a Life Choice for Jacob Bell, Other Players

Jacob Bell decided he’d had enough. Despite being just 31 years old and having signed a free agent contract to play for the Cincinnati Bengals, just miles south of his alma mater, Miami University, Bell decided to walk away. As Bell told the Cincinnati Enquirer’s Joe Reedy, “Everyone has his price.” Bell had already been contemplating his future. When he heard of the suicide...

Bengals sign Charles, Dye

Tight end Orson Charles and safety Tony Dye signed with the Bengals. Charles was a fourth-round pick out of Georgia while Dye was signed as an undrafted rookie out of UCLA. Charles had 94 catches for 1,370 yards and 10 touchdowns in three seasons at Georgia.

Bengals sign pair of 5th-round picks

Cornerback Shaun Prater and safety George Iloka, both fifth-round picks, signed with the Bengals. Terms were not disclosed. Prater had 171 tackles, seven interceptions and 19 passes defensed in 35 starts over four seasons at Iowa. Iloka had 232 tackles, seven interceptions and 17 passes defensed in 45 career starts for Hawaii.

Who Makes The Cut? OL Edition

I saved my favorite part of the offense for last. Because we naturally watch the ball, we rarely take a good look at what these guys are doing in live action. But what they do (or don’t do) has a lot of bearing on the success (or lack thereof) of a play. The line needed of help at the end of the 2011 season, and the front office made a several moves to do just that. They did not...

Bengals sign tight end Orson Charles

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Rookie Impact

The draft picks are beginning to make their way into the fold, with four of the ten rookies signed to their first professional deals. More should be joining them soon as the rookie minicamp gets underway this weekend. It is a wonderful thing to see drafts picks — especially the talented haul of picks the Bengals netted this year — quickly and quietly getting their deals done...

Are the Bengals the biggest threat to take over AFC North?

Many people outside of the "Bengals bubble" scoff at us when we believe that the team will be serious contenders again in 2012. We know that the team laid a good foundation through the last two drafts and they received massive praise for their haul again this year. The nay-sayers point to the inability of the Cincinnati to string together back-to-back solid seasons, as...

Bengals wide receiver Mohamed Sanu: I have to earn my stripes

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, selected in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft, isn't about to thank anyone for the vacant No. 2 wide receiver position. No. Sanu wants to prove that he belongs, that he's earned his way into the starting lineup as the wide receiver opposite of A.J. Green. "I'm going to have to learn from (the veterans) and earn...
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