Found November 02, 2013 on Football Nation:
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 week a positive sign for all three teams who have interesting matchups this week. If it was this tough for underdogs last week, how is this week shaping up? Well, so far, so good–the Dolphins managed to tame the Bengals in a game that saw Geno Atkins leave with a season-ending ACL injury and Andy Dalton struggle with 3 interceptions. Atkins’ injury will have huge repercussions on the Bengals’ ability to create a pass rush and is definitely a situation to keep tabs on. A difference maker at defensive end, his absence will make Cincinnati a less certain play for the rest of the year.One underdog win is cert...

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...

Geno Atkins suffers torn ACL

MIAMI– In the Bengals loss to the Miami Dolphins, there was a much bigger one that their record. All-Pro, Pro Bowl, and newly extended defensive tackle Geno Atkins suffered a torn ACL in the team’s 22-20 overtime loss. Atkins’ right knee twisted in the second quarter, then he needed help getting off the field, and […]

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 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.

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...

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...

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...

Dolphins Top Bengals, Ravens Return from Bye: The State Of The AFC North

By Jeremy Hritz As it currently stands, the loss total in the AFC North (17) now exceeds its wins (14), and the strength of the division took another hit when the outstanding Geno Atkins suffered a season-ending knee injury in the Cincinnati Bengals 22-20 loss to the Miami Dolphins. Prior to the Bengals frustrating loss, they pounded the New York Jets, 49-9, and provided more reasons...
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