CINCINNATI (AP) Right tackle Eric Winston sat out most of the season, waiting for a team to give him another chance. He finally got it with the Bengals, and he's settling right in.
Winston was in for 45 percent of the offensive plays during Cincinnati's 30-0 win in Cleveland on Sunday, less than two weeks after signing as a free agent. The 31-year-old lineman was released by Seattle...
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CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals have acquired a familiar player to help them fix one of their biggest trouble spots heading toward the postseason.
Veteran right tackle Eric Winston practiced on Wednesday a few hours after signing a contract. Coach Marvin Lewis has known Winston for years through his work with the NFL's Competition Committee.
The Bengals (8-3-1) lead the AFC North by...
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Who will play right tackle for the Cincinnati Bengals this Sunday when they host the Pittsburgh Steelers at Paul Brown Stadium? Thanks to the Bengals signing a veteran tackle on Tuesday, it sounds like even they aren’t totally sure right now. According to the Bengals, they signed veteran tackle and current NFLPA president Eric Winston […]
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CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals signed Eric Winston on Tuesday, giving them another candidate to play right tackle with Andre Smith hurt.
Winston, a nine-year veteran, started at right tackle for five seasons in Houston and one each in Kansas City and Arizona. He played in the preseason with Seattle and was released. Winston is head of the NFL Players Association.
Smith is out for the...
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17 days ago
CINCINNATI -- The Bengals have decided not to stand pat following the loss of right tackle Andre Smith for the season.
Veteran Eric Winston has signed a one-year contract with the Bengals. Winston, a nine-year player who happens to also be the president of the NFL Players Association, spent training camp with Seattle but has not played this season.
The team made the official announcement...
Field Yates of ESPN is reporting that the Minnesota Vikings tried out veteran offensive tackles Eric Winston and J’Marcus Webb on Tuesday.
This comes after the news that starting right tackle Phil Loadholt is out for the season due to a torn pectoral muscle.
Winston, 31, signed on with the Seahawks back in late July after finding very little interest as a free agent. However...
Update: Players vote unanimously to approve the term sheet for the new Drug Policy. — Eric Winston (@ericwinston) September 12, 2014 ——– Rand Getlin of Yahoo Sports reports that the NFLPA has approved the terms of the new drug policy. Ian Rapoport mentions that the deal does in fact include HGH testing. According to Rapoport, not a single player rep voted against the new...
Eric Winston has already announced the move via his Twitter account.
Season finally starts for me today! Looking forward to chasing a ring with the Seahawks!! Time go to work!
— Eric Winston (@ericwinston) July 29, 2014
Pro Football Talk is reporting that veteran RT Eric Winston has signed a one-year deal with the Seahawks.
Winston, 30, had a hard...
Free agent and former Arizona Cardinals right tackle Eric Winston has been named the new head of the NFL Players Association (NFLPA), according to an NFLPA press release. Winston takes over for former Atlanta cornerback Dominque Foxworth who steps down after his term expired.
USAToday’s Tom Pelisserio had a Q&A with Winston and it was quite in-depth about Winston and how he...