ANDY DALTON NEWS

AJ McCarron's impressive game puts Bengals at ease

With an unexpected impressive performance, AJ McCarron put the Bengals at ease and got his first NFL football for the trophy case. He may have inadvertently turned up the pressure on Andy Dalton as well. The second-year quarterback who won back-to-back championships at Alabama finally got to run the Bengals starting offense and fit right in. McCarron threw his first professional...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

AJ McCarron's impressive game puts Bengals at ease

CINCINNATI (AP) With an unexpected impressive performance, AJ McCarron put the Bengals at ease and got his first NFL football for the trophy case. He may have inadvertently turned up the pressure on Andy Dalton as well. The second-year quarterback who won back-to-back championships at Alabama finally got to run the Bengals starting offense and fit right in. McCarron threw his first...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals QB Andy Dalton leaves after 1 series with sore neck

CINCINNATI (AP) Quarterback Andy Dalton scored on a keeper that completed Cincinnati's opening drive against the Chicago Bears on Saturday night, then left the game with a sore neck. Dalton had players piled on top of him after his 1-yard touchdown dive. He got up and spiked the ball, then came to the sideline. The Bengals announced that he had a neck injury. Dalton walked along...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals Preseason Wrap: The Good, Bad & Ugly

Two games have been played by the Cincinnati Bengals in the preseason. In week one, they took down the Giants, 23-10. Tampa Bay promptly smothered the Bengals in week two, 25-11. Clearly, we'll need to see some more out of Cincinnati to know what to expect for 2015. There was some good in their inaugural game against the Giants. The bad, and especially ugly, came against the worst...
Via Football Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals release Josh Johnson, making AJ McCarron backup QB

CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Bengals released quarterback Josh Johnson on Tuesday, making AJ McCarron the backup to Andy Dalton. McCarron impressed during a 25-11 preseason loss at Tampa Bay on Monday night, going 11 of 15 for 97 yards. He led an 80-yard touchdown drive. McCarron, a fifth-round pick from Alabama last year, missed his rookie season with a sore passing shoulder. He also...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dalton struggles in Bengals preseason loss

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay's Jameis Winston is making strides as an NFL quarterback. Now he has a home victory to build on. Monday night's 25-11 preseason victory over the Cincinnati Bengals may not count in the standings, but it was welcomed by a team trying to change the culture of a franchise that hadn't posted a win -- exhibition or regular season -- at Raymond James Stadium...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dalton struggles in Bengals preseason loss

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay's Jameis Winston is making strides as an NFL quarterback. Now he has a home victory to build on. Monday night's 25-11 preseason victory over the Cincinnati Bengals may not count in the standings, but it was welcomed by a team trying to change the culture of a franchise that hadn't posted a win -- exhibition or regular season -- at Raymond James Stadium...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
8 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Former ‘Bama Star Completes First NFL Pass During Preseason Loss

It’s all about small victories for Cincinnati Bengals quarterback A.J. McCarron. Drafted out of college following one of the most successful careers in college football history both on and off the field (being at the school for three national titles and marrying a gorgeous woman), the former Alabama Crimson Tide star was drafted in 2014 by the Bengals. McCarron had to sit out a...
Via Gamedayr
8 days ago  |  Discuss

10 NFL players that must step up in contract years

There are soon-to-be free agents looking to cash in during their contract years every single season around the NFL. Some of these players may be considered elite performers, while others need to prove themselves in order to set a market when the new league year rolls around in March.This year is no different. From a couple wide receivers currently working on one-year deals to a few...
Via Yardbarker
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Cincinnati Bengals LB Chris Carter Beats Offensive Lineman Around Edge to Sack Mike Glennon

There wasn't much that looked good for the Cincinnati Bengals when they played the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Monday night. The offense was anemic. Andy Dalton played like 'Prime Time Andy' (two interceptions). The running game was no help, but there were times when the defense looked pretty solid.Chris Carter certainly did when he beat the offensive tackle around the edge and sacked Mike...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

A.J.Green Helps Andy Dalton Look Like 'Prime Time Andy' Against Buccaneers

Most of the time Andy Dalton is a good quarterback. He can throw with the best of them, can lead his team, and can get the job done--as long as the game is not in prime time. For some odd reason it seems that whenever the Cincinnati Bengals play a game in prime time Dalton has a horrible game.Normally, Dalton does not need any help looking bad, but Monday night against the Buccaneers...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Cincinnati Bengals will finally get over their primetime woes this season

Ah… Cincinnati and primetime football. I think I could feel every Bengal fans heart hit the floor after reading those two words together. Primetime has not been very friendly to Cincy, to say the least. Since the Andy Dalton and A.J. Green era, they are an atrocious 3-9 when under the lights. Now, most would say that Dalton has been the biggest factor in these debacles, but that’s...
Via cover32
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why Andy Dalton is one of the most underrated QBs in the NFL

With the flick of a bat, as his second homer one hops the fence in deep left at GABP, Dalton silenced the “boos” from hours before. Sadly, these “boos” are something Andy has grown accustomed to. “I’m not worried about it,” Dalton said, via Cincinnati.com. “Everybody has got an opinion. It doesn’t really matter. It comes with it. Everybody has their opinion here...
Via cover32
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals OC Jackson applauds Andy Dalton's play change

Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton participated in six plays in Friday's preseason-opening win over the Giants, but his comfort in the system was signaled by something he did in between snaps. Dalton nixed one of the plays radioed into to him by offensive coordinator Hue Jackson, and got one more to his liking. Rather than being upset with the veto, Jackson sees it as another step in...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

How Good Will Dalton Make the Bengals Offense in 2015?

View image | gettyimages.com Click to See Full Power Rankings Article This unit will not climb these rankings unless Andy Dalton can find a way to stop turning the football over. The front office did well to give Dalton some more weapons, as they added Denarius Moore to a stable of receivers that already features AJ Green, Mohamed Sanu, and Marvin Jones. At tight end, Tyler...
Via TopSportsReport
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Takeaways From the Bengals First Preseason Game

Written by Paul McDonald View image | gettyimages.com I’m going to let you all here in on a little secret. Preseason stats about as much as training camp stats. They don’t. But with our thirst for everything NFL, here we are. I will tell you though that the Preseason does matter very greatly especially when developing the back end of the 53 man roster. The Cincinnati...
Via TopSportsReport
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyler Eifert running free in Bengals camp

Bengals tight end Tyler Eifert is already showing what the team missed virtually all of last season. Eifert has been uncoverable since training camp began last week, according to Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com. Andy Dalton has been looking to Eifert early and often, both as a safety valve and when he also needs a big play. The duo hooked up during the first-team offense's lone scoring...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Bengals facing a make-or-break season in 2015

Andy Dalton, quarterbackNo one on the roster is feeling more pressure in Cincinnati than Dalton. While he has managed to guide the Bengals to the postseason in all four of his seasons as the starting quarterback, his penchant for crumbling in big games has remained. Week 18 has been a thorn in Dalton’s side, as it was when the Bengals season came to an end in Indianapolis last...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals' Dalton drowns out the boos from All-Star softball game

Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton was at the receiving end of some boos from his hometown fans during last month's celebrity softball game during Major League Baseball's All-Star Week, but heard plenty of applause, especially after a pair of home runs.  Dalton discussed the incident during his first session with reporters at training camp on Friday.  "They didn't boo when I hit my...
Via Fox Sports
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals positional preview: Quarterbacks

Currently on Roster: Andy Dalton, AJ McCarron, Josh Johnson, Keith Wenning Projected to Make Roster: Andy Dalton, AJ McCarron The Cincinnati Bengals are coming off of four straight playoff appearances with Andy Dalton as their starting quarterback. If he wants to make it a fifth, he needs to make improvements in his game and limit turnovers. Statistically, he has been an average...
Via isportsweb.com
August 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals want Dalton to be more of a leader this year

CINCINNATI (AP) The Cincinnati Bengals want quarterback Andy Dalton to be more of a leader in their quest for an elusive playoff win. So far, no complaints. Dalton has thrown for more yards and touchdowns in a season than any other Bengal, has never missed a start in four seasons, and ranks with Joe Flacco as the only quarterbacks to lead their team to the playoffs in their first...
Via AP on Fox
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals OC: QB Andy Dalton will ‘have a great year’ amid plans to ‘open it up’

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton has been viewed by many as a player who may be holding the offense back. His mediocre play, particularly in the postseason, has been disheartening for fans and the franchise, but offensive coordinator Hue Jackson is confident the best is yet to come. Speaking at the team’s media luncheon on Tuesday before the start of camp, Jackson talked...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals could look at signing WR Reggie Wayne

The Cincinnati Bengals are in need of some help at the wide receiver position, especially after hearing that James Wright will miss the entire 2015 season. It hasn’t been a good offseason for the Bengals at the position, and they could look to bring in another receiver. According to ESPN’s Coley Harvey, Reggie Wayne could very well be a player of interest for the Bengals. ...
Via This Given Sunday
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

This sleeping giant will emerge for the Bengals in 2015

The Bengals enter the 2015 season desperately seeking a playoff win. The fates of head coach Marvin Lewis and quarterback Andy Dalton may depend on it. While Lewis and/or Dalton usually receive the lion's share of the blame for four straight one-and-done playoff exits, Lewis wasn't happy with his defense following last season's 26-10 loss in Indianapolis. The defense, which amassed...
Via Fox Sports
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

One Achilles heel for each NFL playoff team from a season ago

As training camps get started around the National Football League, teams are hoping that moves they made over the past several months will pay dividends on the practice field, and ultimately in games. Unfortunately for the 12 playoff teams from a season ago, a few will not sniff the postseason in 2015. It’s just the nature of the beast in the salary cap era. From a squad in Detroit...
Via Sportsnaut
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss
Bengals News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Top 10 storylines for Week 4 of the NFL preseason

Matt Williams is still hopelessly married to the idea of the closer’s role

Five unique CFB games to watch this weekend

Be careful what you wish for, Jay Gruden

Ryan taking leap of faith with Bills

Top 10 storylines for Week 1 of college football season

Underdogs: Hopefuls that can shock in the World Cup

Manfred digs Shoeless Joe a deeper grave

Why Mike Trout ain't right

The Opening Drive: Jamal Anderson warns UM fans before heading to Salt Lake City

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker