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Bengals Injury Update: Vontaze Burfict diagnosed with another concussion

Following the Cincinnati Bengals’ past game against the Atlanta Falcons, linebacker Vontaze Burfict was diagnosed with his second concussion of the season. Josh Alper of reported that Burfict was only able to play because he was given clearance by the team’s medical staff prior to tip-off. #455453740 / gettyimages.comAfter hearing about this I just shook...
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Vontaze Burfict cleared to play against Falcons

In what will be a big boost for the defense of the Cincinnati Bengals, Vontaze Burfict has been cleared to play in Sunday’s Week 2 game against the Atlanta Falcons. Burfict was able to practice on Friday and has been cleared by an independent neurologist to return to the football field. Burfict left the Bengals Week 1 contest in the second quarter with the concussion. Odds &...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Update:A.J. Green, Vontaze Burfict

Cincinnati Bengals star wide receiver A.J. Green seems to be recovering from the foot injury he suffered in week one, Per Paul Dehner Jr. on Twitter:A.J. Green (foot) also will be good to go against the Falcons, according to Lewis.— Paul Dehner Jr. (@pauldehnerjr) September 12, 2014#454956326 / gettyimages.comAccording to RotoWorld, Bengals WLB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) returned...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

NOW president wants NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to resign

The president of the National Organization for Women, Terry O’Neil, believes NFL commissioner Roger Goodell should resign for failing to act against domestic violence. O’Neil’s statement: The NFL has lost its way.  It doesn’t have a Ray Rice problem; it has a violence against women problem. According to, the relative arrest rate of NFL players is...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict blows up the whole planet

Sometimes when a professional athlete gets a big payday they lose their edge. Maybe they feel satisfied to rest on their laurels, maybe they don’t want to risk getting hurt when they’re suddenly worth so much money. Whatever the case it’s definitely a real thing. Not for Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict, though. A couple of weeks ago the Bengals gave Burfict a...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Update: Vontaze Burfict leaves game with concussion.

After losing tight end Tyler Eifert earlier in the game, the Bengals defense suffered a blow later: middle linebacker Vontaze Burfict left the game late in the second half with what later was determined to be a concussion.Burfict lowered his head on an attempted tackle of Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco with 40 seconds left in the half and left the game. The team later ruled him out...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Vontaze Burfict Was Hurt After Blasting Joe Flacco’s Package

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict left their game in Baltimore with a head/neck injury after hitting Joe Flacco. But Burfict not only hit Flacco, he blasted the overpaid quarterback right in the package. [SB Nation] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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From Outcast to Captain, Vontaze Burfict’s Redemption Story

Former Arizona State linebacker Vontaze Burfict entered his junior season as an All-American and likely top-10 pick in the 2012 NFL draft. He was mean and passionate on the field, which brought a ton of comparisons to the best linebacker in the NFL at the time, Patrick Willis.  At 6’1″ and 248 pounds, Burfict seemed like your protoypical inside linebacker at the next level....
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals sign Vontaze Burfict to an extension

The Cincinnati Bengals have announced that they’re signed linebacker Vontaze Burfict to a contract extension. IT'S OFFICIAL. LB Vontaze Burfict signs contract extension running through the 2017 season. #LetsRoar #WhoDey — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) August 27, 2014 Burfict has nothing but a stud since going undrafted a few years ago. He recorded...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals, Burfict agree to contract extension

ESPN Adam Caplan, citing a league source, reports that the Cincinnati Bengals have reached an agreement with LB Vontaze Burfict on a multi-year contract extension. Burfict, 23, wound up going undrafted out of Arizona State back in 2012 due to numerous concerns, but he has quickly developed into the Bengals best linebacker, and surprisingly led the NFL tackles last season. Burfict...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss
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