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Running back Cedric Benson said he he not heard from the Cincinnati Bengals about possibly re-signing with the team.
Benson had his third straight 1,000-yard season with the Bengals but also was held under 64 yards in nine of 14 games.
The 29-year-old Benson has averaged fewer than 4.0 yards per carry in four of his last five seasons.
He has been a workhorse for Cincinnati, averaging just under 300 carries in his three seasons
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Unless the Cincinnati Bengals know something he doesnt, running back Cedric Benson will be playing elsewhere in 2012.
Benson has led the team in rushing for the past four seasons, including three consecutive campaigns of 1,000-plus yards. Cincinnati, though, has made no effort to re-sign Benson as he heads toward unrestricted free agency on March 13 when the NFL signing period begins...
Unless the Cincinnati Bengals know something he doesn't, running back Cedric Benson will be playing elsewhere in 2012.
Benson has led the team in rushing for the past four seasons, including three consecutive campaigns of 1,000-plus yards. Cincinnati, though, has made no effort to re-sign Benson as he heads toward unrestricted free agency on March 13 when the NFL signing period...
Realizing his career with the Bengals may indeed be a wrap, Cedric Benson — again — took the time out to air his displeasure with the organization.
In a radio interview Tuesday, Benson, a free agent, revealed that the Bengals have yet to contact him, and isn’t sure where this situation is headed.
“I’m not sure. We haven’t had any talks about a new deal,” he said.
It’s often said that history repeats itself and if Cedric Benson joined the New England Patriots in 2012 the statement would again be true. In 2011 Benson eclipsed the coveted 1000 yard milestone for the third consecutive year but his off the field issues and declining numbers has left his future with the Cincinnati Bengals in doubt. Since the end of the season, Benson hasn’t...
We told you over a month ago that the Bengals and running back Cedric Benson appeared headed for a breakup. That appears to be the case more than ever. Appearing on Sirius NFL Radio’s Late Hits show last night, Benson said he has yet to hear from his employer of the last four years. “I’m not…
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In case you didn't already guess, Cedric Benson's future with the Bengals is in doubt. The running back said in an interview this week he hasn't had any talks with team officials about a new contract.
According to Alex Marvez of FOXSports.com, it doesn’t look like the Cincinnati Bengals are in interested in re-signing running back Cedric Benson.
“We haven’t had any talks about a new deal, re-signing or anything like that to my knowledge,” Benson told Marvez and Ross Tucker on Sirius XM NFL Radio. “I’m not sure where things are laying up there in Cincinnati.”