Found October 08, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
With Bernard Scott on injured reserve after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee Sunday in Cincinnati's 17-13 loss to the Miami Dolphins, the Bengals will look to give Brian Leonard and Cedric Peerman more opportunities to be the primary backup to BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Leonard has just six carries for 26 yards this season, but he does have three receptions for 32 yards, including a 16-yarder on a screen during the fourth quarter. During his four seasons with the Bengals, Leonard has primarily been a third-down back but has seen some work in base packages this season. Peerman has been used almost exclusively on special teams, but he has had five carries this season, including a 48-yard run on a fake punt against the Jaguars that is the team's longest carry of the season. "Leonard's been good. He is a steady guy. And Cedric I think with more opportunities will prove he belongs also," offensive coordinator Jay Gruden said. "He's ...

Video: Former Bengals cheerleader Sarah Jones holds hands with teenage “victim”

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Ex-NFL cheerleader pleads guilty to student sex

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Sarah Jones, Ex-Bengals Cheerleader Who Once Denied Being 'Female Sandusky,' Pleads Guilty in Sex Case

The girl who once denied being the "female Sandusky" has pleaded guilty to criminal sex charges. Sarah Jones, a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader, admitted to a judge Monday that she had sex with a 17-year-old student while teaching at a Kentucky high school. Jones, 27, pleaded guilty to sexual misconduct and custodial interference, while avoiding more...

Bengals Cheerleader Pleads Guilty Faces Sentencing for Making a Boy’s Dreams Come True

Former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader Sarah Jones pleaded guilty Monday morning and thus avoided standing trial later this week on charges she had a sexual relationship with a student she taught at Dixie Heights High School. Jones, 27, pleaded guilty to reduced charges of sexual misconduct, a misdemeanor punishable by up to 12 months in prison [...]

Dolphins-Bengals Inactives

As the Bengals prepare to face the Dolphins at PBS in about 30 minutes, here’s a quick glance at the inactives. The Bengals are sitting some of the usual suspects, particularly DB’s Dre Kirkpatrick and Jason Allen, both of whom are still recovering from injuries.  They’ve been down pretty much all year, so its no surprise.  The good news is that Leon Hall and Nate Clements...

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