BENJARVUS GREEN-ELLIS NEWS

Report: “Several” Teams Have Reached Out To RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

  Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that “several” NFL teams have reached out to free agent RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis in recent weeks. According to La Canfora, the interest in Green-Ellis stems from players being disciplined and sustaining injuries in the first two weeks of the season. La Canfora mentions that Green-Ellis is still rehabbing an injury, but he’s expected...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Stock Rises for Bengals Jeremy Hill with Green-Ellis Cut

By Sam Henry The Cincinnati Bengals on Friday announced that they have cut running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis.  The veteran had been entering his 7th season in the NFL and his third year with the Bengals prior to being released.  Green-Ellis led the Bengals a season ago with 756 rushing yards and 7 rushing touchdowns. Green-Ellis has never been an every down back in the NFL, as...
Via Beyond The Spread
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: BenJarvus Green-Ellis Among Notable Cuts

The cuts have already begun ahead of the August 30th deadline.  Who are some notable names the Chicago Bears may want to look at? Yawin Smallwood – LB – Cut from:  Atlanta Falcons Linebacker remains an unfinished product for the Bears so they can’t afford to stop looking for help.  One interesting name that popped loose from Atlanta is Yawin Smallwood.  The Falcons 7th...
Via Sports Mockery
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Could BenJarvus Green-Ellis Come Back to New England?

#462807307 / gettyimages.com The Cincinnati Bengals are cutting ties with veteran running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis prior to the mandatory roster cuts that take place tomorrow afternoon. The New England Patriots could and should potentially jump on the opportunity to re-sign Green-Ellis to a one-year minimum deal. The Patriots have resigned players who was released such as veteran...
Via TopSportsReport
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals release RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals released running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis on Friday, a move that was anticipated after they drafted LSU's Jeremy Hill in the second round. Green-Ellis was Cincinnati's leading rusher each of the last two seasons. His role was reduced last year when Giovani Bernard was added to the backfield. Green-Ellis ran for 756 yards and a career-low 3.4 yards per...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals Cut RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

Cincinnati Bengals Cut RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis The Cincinnati Bengals have decided to stop practicing law as they have announced the release of running back, BenJarvus Green-Ellis. The Bengals have released RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Rushed for 1850 yds/13 TD in 2 yrs with CIN (ESPN/Media Reports) pic.twitter.com/m6rqaY4iRj — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) August … The post Cincinnati...
Via Fantasy Football Chick
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals release veteran RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

The Cincinnati Bengals made a bit of noise this afternoon by releasing veteran running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis as they look to cut their roster down to 53 players. Green-Ellis was their starting running back each of the past two seasons.  Second-year back Gio Bernard will take over as the starting running back. Can’t say it’s a surprise, but the #Bengals have released RB...
Via Sports-Glory
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Release Former Patriots Running Back BenJarvus Green-Ellis

BenJarvus Green-Ellis now is a man without a team. The Cincinnati Bengals have released the 29-year-old running back in the final round of preseason roster cuts, the team announced Friday. Green-Ellis, who played four seasons with the New England Patriots before joining the Bengals in 2012, led Cincinnati in rushing each of the last two seasons. He was forced to share snaps with...
Via NESN.com
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Green-Ellis among four Bengals released

The Bengals today terminated the contract of HB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, releasing him to free agency. Green-Ellis joined the Bengals from New England as a free agent in 2012, and he led Cincinnati playoff teams in rushing yards each of the last two seasons. He is a seventh-year NFL player in 2014. "It's very difficult to release such a fine player and person as BenJarvus," said head...
Via AP on Fox
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Green-Ellis among four Bengals released

The Bengals today terminated the contract of HB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, releasing him to free agency. Green-Ellis joined the Bengals from New England as a free agent in 2012, and he led Cincinnati playoff teams in rushing yards each of the last two seasons. He is a seventh-year NFL player in 2014. "It's very difficult to release such a fine player and person as BenJarvus," said head...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Releasing RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis

  Jason La Canfora is reporting that the Bengals will release veteran RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis. Brian McIntyre mentions that the Bengals will free up $2.3 million in cap space following this move. Green-Ellis, 28, was entering the final year of his three-year, $9 million contract and would have made $2.3 million for the upcoming season. Last year, Green-Ellis averaged just...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hill finishes off preseason strong, decision on Green-Ellis looms for Bengals

CINCINNATI -- Jeremy Hill wasn't drafted in the second round to sit. BenJarvus Green-Ellis has served the Bengals well for the past two seasons, doing much of the dirty work required of a running back, grinding out more than 1,800 yards. Flash is not the style of runners like Green-Ellis or Hill. That's the domain of the Giovani Bernards of the world. Bernard is going to be the Bengals...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hill finishes off preseason strong, decision on Green-Ellis looms for Bengals

CINCINNATI -- Jeremy Hill wasn't drafted in the second round to sit. BenJarvus Green-Ellis has served the Bengals well for the past two seasons, doing much of the dirty work required of a running back, grinding out more than 1,800 yards. Flash is not the style of runners like Green-Ellis or Hill. That's the domain of the Giovani Bernards of the world. Bernard is going to be the Bengals...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Bengals, Buccaneers, Chiefs, Patriots, & Raiders

  Bears RB Shaun Draughn is expected to open the season as the Bears’ No. 2 running back. (Michael C. Wright) Bengals Coley Harvey doesn’t have veteran RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis on his projected 53-man roster. Buccaneers The Buccaneers continue to monitor the trade market for 49ers G Alex Boone closely. (Jason La Canfora) Chiefs S Eric Berry is getting some work in on...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

BenJarvus Green-Ellis uncertain to play in Sunday’s third preseason game

BenJarvus Green-Ellis is uncertain to play in the third preseason game for the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. Green-Ellis is believed to have injured himself in the Bengals second preseason game when he left after just one carry for three yards. The loss of Green-Ellis could open the way for Jeremy Hill to be the Bengals No. 2 back this season. Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson...
Via Tireball.com
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Player Most Likely To Break Out In 2014

The Cincinnati Bengals are facing a potential problem in the very crowded backfield. Do they unleash Giovani Bernard as the feature back or do they continue to run a "running-back-by commitee" (RBBC) backfield as they did in 2013?The RBBC backfield certainly worked well for the Bengals last season as BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Bernard shared the ball-carrying duties as they rolled...
Via Football Nation
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Houston Texans season preview: Week 12 vs. Cincinnati Bengals

The Houston Texans will play an AFC North opponent for the second consecutive week, when they’ll host the Cincinnati Bengals in a clash between two familiar non-divisional opponents. These teams have met three times since 2011, with the Texans winning all three meetings. Of course, we must remember that in the last two meetings, the Texans have defeated the Bengals at home during...
Via cover32 - Texans
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bengals, Browns, Chiefs, Colts, & Patriots

  Bengals The Bengals have BenJarvus Green-Ellis listed as their No. 2 running back ahead of rookie Jeremy Hill. (Bengals.com) Browns HC Mike Pettine told reporters that TE Jordan Cameron is not expected to play in Saturday’s preseason opener due to a shoulder injury he’s currently dealing with. (Scott Petrak) Chiefs The Chiefs will give all four of their quarterbacks...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Poll: Where will the Bengals fall in the AFC North this year

Training camp is in full swing, and the regular season is just around the corner. Former stars are on their way out, rookies are stepping up, and the most pressured quarterback in football if fighting for his career. With all that going on, we want to know where you think the Bengals will fall in the AFC north this season.  View poll on FanMob You may also be interested in:Poll...
Via cover32 - Bengals
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis on his way out of Cincinnati?

Now that the Cincinnati Bengals have decided Giovani Bernard is their running back of the future, BenJarvus Green-Ellis may be the odd man out. Last season Green-Ellis saw his drole dramatically shrink. He was effective in third and short situations but his yards per carry dropped to a dismal 3.4. In May’s NFL Draft the Bengals selected LSU’s Jeremy Hill in the second round,...
Via cover32 - Bengals
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Trade Market Could Develop For RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis?

  According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, “don’t be shocked if a market emerges for BenJarvus Green-Ellis“ in the coming week. Florio mentions that the Bengals have already used two second-round picks on running backs Giovani Bernard and Jeremy Hill, which could leave Green-Ellis as an expensive No. 3 option as they head into the season. There has been speculation...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bengals, Jaguars, Patriots, Steelers, Texans, & Titans

  Bengals Coley Harvey of ESPN.com actually projects veteran RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis to make the team, despite the a lot of speculation that he could be odd-man-out in the Bengals’ backfield. Harvey does admit that neither Green-Ellis, Cedric Peerman nor FB Orson Charles are locks to make the team at this point in time. Harvey has just five receivers on the final 53...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

BenJarvus Green-Ellis Battling Rex Burkhead For A Roster Spot?

  According to Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer, the Bengals could have veteran RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Rex Burkhead competing for a roster spot in training camp. Interestingly enough, Dehner Jr. projects Burkhead to win the job due to his youth and speed out of the backfield. This isn’t the first time the idea of Green-Ellis possibly being on the chopping...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Why BenJarvus Green-Ellis should be nervous

In the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals took running back Jeremy Hill out of LSU. I was shocked by this move, as I saw the need for a Safety was more glaring than upgrading the running back position. So when Cincinnati selected Hill, it made the running back position a little crowded on the Bengals depth chart. Last season, Green-Ellis and rookie running...
Via isportsweb.com
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Green-Ellis could be cut before season begins

The "Law Firm" may be facing relocation. In his weekly mailbag, ESPN Bengals reporter Coley Harvey predicted running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis will be released before the start of the season. Due $2.3 million in 2014, the final year of his contract, Green-Ellis would be the odd man out of a backfield that includes clear-cut starter Giovanni Bernard and rookie Jeremy Hill, who...
Via Helmet2Helmet
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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