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Nugent named Special Teams Player of the Week

Bengals K Mike Nugent today was named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week by the NFL for his performance in last week's overtime victory over Seattle. Nugent made his only two field goal attempts against the Seahawks, a 31-yarder to tie the score at 24-24 on the last play of the fourth quarter and a 42-yarder in overtime to secure the 27-24 win. Nugent also put all five of his kickoffs...
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October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

'He banks it in!' Nugent's doink pushes Bengals to best start in 27 years

The bounces are going to the Cincinnati Bengals way so far in the 2015 season. That was taken to a very literal place Sunday. With time dwindling in overtime, Mike Nugent tried a 42-yard field goal to push the Bengals past the defending NFC champion Seahawks -- and had the left goalpost on his side. If you're looking for a scientific explanation, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson...
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October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mike Nugent banks game-winning FG off upright

We’re not sure if Mike Nugent called his shot Sunday. But it doesn’t matter. The Cincinnati Bengals are 5-0 thanks to a game-winning field goal in overtime by Nugent. The Bengals kicker banked a 42-yard boot off the left upright and through to give Cincinnati a 27-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks at Paul Brown Stadium. Just Mike Nugent, winning football games. #NUUUUUUUUUUUGE...
October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Nugent on extra points: NFL wants kickers to miss more

Bengals kicker Mike Nugent had one of four failed extra points in Week 1. The move back to the 33-yard line has already had a dramatic effect on the kicking game, and Nugent thinks it's exactly what the league wanted.Only eight PATs were missed all of last season, and while Nugent was victimized by a block rather than a straight miss, he still isn't happy with the rule change."It...
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September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Highs and Lows of the tie with Carolina

Looking to bounce back against the Panthers after an embarrassing loss the week before on Sunday Night Football, the Cincinnati Bengals tied with the Carolina Panthers, 37-37 on a weird Sunday afternoon at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati. Cincinnati had the chance to win it with two seconds left in overtime but Mike Nugent missed a 36-yard field goal. Both teams played tough on...
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: What went wrong in loss to the Patriots

The Cincinnati Bengals knew they were going to go into New England Sunday Night facing a Patriots team seeking to avenge their embarrassing 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs just six days earlier on Monday Night Football. The Bengals just could not keep up with the fast paced offense the Patriots opened up the game with as they methodically marched down the field on the Bengals’...
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals kicker Mike Nugent not ranked top-20 in the NFL…

… In fantasy that is, but maybe in real life as well. With a week of preseason games now in the books, the 2014 NFL season is officially underway. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Sad but true: Cincinnati Bengals’ Mike Nugent not a top-20 kicking fantasy option

With training camps underway, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of the regular season...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

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