One former All-Pro receiver thinks T.Y. Hilton and Duron Carter will be dangerous

Yesterday ESPN Insider Adam Schefter reported that Duron Carter is close to reaching a deal with the Indianapolis Colts.  Shortly after that former All Pro Cincinatti Bengals receiver Chad Johnson spoke up on Twitter on how he thought of the potential combination. @AdamSchefter Adam, watch how fast & explosive Carter is, he’ll flourish w/ TY “stay at the” Hilton — Chad...
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January 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 5 Draft Steals in Bengals History

Now for the list that draft picks want to be on — the steals list. These are players that weren’t high on any scouts' draft boards, but were vital to the team they went to.Without further ado, the Top 5 in Bengals’ History:Honorable MentionPete Johnson (1977- 2nd Rd - RB/FB - Ohio State)In seven seasons in a Bengals uniform, Johnson split some of the workload with college-teammate...
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January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

FN's "MMH": Controversy & Injuries Reappear in Division Weekend

Football Nation proudly presents its 30th episode in season three of "Monday Morning Huddle" with host Dave Holcomb. Injuries and a penalty controversy dominated the Wild Card round of the playoffs a week ago and both resurfaced in the NFL's elite eight. Dallas was at the center of the controversy again, but this time, the Cowboys ended up on the losing end. The Packers victory,...
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January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals face big challenge against Baltimore

CINCINNATI -- When Terrell Suggs thinks about the Bengals and Baltimore Ravens playing he's got plenty of memories. Chad Johnson (Ochocinco) going up against Chris McAlister comes to mind. "I can remember every game of every year. Every game something happened," said the Baltimore defensive end on Wednesday. "It's just the simple fact that the emergence of the team and how they've...
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October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer zings T.O. and Ochocinco

Incoming Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer has some experience in dealing with talented wide receivers. That’s part of the reason he’s so high on budding second-year superstar Cordarrelle Patterson. In an interview with Chris Tomasson of, Zimmer talked up Patterson’s confidence which grew over the course of the 2013 season, but he also made a contrast...
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July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

An Unlikely Pair Meets in Canada

Rewinding back to the year 2006 Troy Smith and Chad Johnson were the kings of Ohio football during that time period. It seems like forever, but I remember it like it was yesterday. At the time I was living in Cincinnati going to UC, and being that Columbus is my hometown I witnessed the impact Smith and Johnson had on the state of Ohio. Depending on how far south of Interstate 71...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Bengals to workout Pryor, Cincinnati will not open the season at home

The offseason has rapidly taken off.  Big name freeagents are finding teams,  and draft boards show some players’ stock rising and others falling. Here is everything Cincinnati Bengals from the past we’ll,  just incase you need a recap. Cincinnati Bengals Chad Johnson spending next year in Canada.(READ) Bengals need to make a move on Andy Dalton.(READ) Bradley Roby may be...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson signs with CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

The former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver is going from french fries to French Canada after signing a two-year deal with the Montreal Alouettes yesterday, according to Marc Sessler of Johnson signed a contract for base pay in the CFL with no incentives so it looks like he wants to get on the field and show he still has it. The CFL to NFL path has been well traveled with...
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April 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson doles out terrible career advice, then signs deal with CFL team

No, it's not Valentine's Day. Or "National Try To Get Fired Day." But former Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson's tweets Thursday may leave you believing he is under the impression one of those is the case. Johnson's tweets apparently did not have an impact on the Montreal Alouettes, who announced they signed Johnson to a 2-year deal. This is what an "Ochocinco" jersey will look...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Montreal Alouettes officially sign Chad Johnson

The Montreal Alouettes have reportedly signed former NFL star receiver Chad Johnson. IT’S OFFICIAL: @ochocinco puts pen to paper with @PoppJim. Bienvenue à #HuitCinq chez les #Alouettes! #CFL #LCF — Montreal Alouettes (@MTLAlouettes) April 17, 2014 [RELATED: Ranking the 10 Best NFL Free Agents Still Available] Johnson (formerly known as Ochocinco...
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April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Return Of Ochocinco: Chad Johnson Being Courted By CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

I’ll always have an appreciation for Chad Javon Ochocinco Johnson. Easily one of the 5 greatest players in the history of the Cincinnati Bengals, its really a shame the way he left the National Football League. Outcast. Embarrassed. Shamed. He didn’t come into the NFL that way, as we got to know Chad by learning […] The post The Return Of Ochocinco: Chad Johnson Being Courted...
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March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson sucks at playing corner

Chad Johnson is essentially done playing professional football, and he might want to hang up his flag football cleats, too. The one-time All Pro wide receiver of the Bengals, posted a video to his own Instagram account of him playing defensive back in a flag football game. He gets toasted: Unfortunately, we didn’t get a […]Continue reading...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson Claims He Tried To Fight Ray Lewis Twice

Not known for sporting a humble demeanor, Chad Johnson took to Twitter on Thursday to reminisce over two separate occasions when he tried to fight Ray Lewis during his time with the Cincinnati Bengals. While a fight with Lewis probably wouldn’t have turned out very well for the former Bengals and Patriots wide receiver, Johnson seemed pretty brave from behind his keyboard. Johnson...
February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

FN's 'Monday Morning Huddle': Truly 'Wild' Card Weekend

Football Nation proudly presents the 29th episode in season two of Monday Morning Huddle with host Dave Holcomb. In this playoff edition of MMH, Holcomb analyzes all four games from the weekend along with two guest stars. Cold, Hard, Football Facts Official Coroner Justin Henry dissects the Philadelphia Eagles 26-24 loss to the New Orleans Saints and Chad Johnson from thecasualheroes...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson might save the Bengals from a blackout (or not)

Former Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chad Johnson might be saving his long-time club from a playoff blackout on Sunday against the Chargers. Cincinnati was one of three teams that faced a potential blackout of their divisional round matchup this weekend, and things are still looking bleak heading into the end of the week. Thankfully, Johnson could be coming to the team's rescue,...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson says he’ll buy remaining Bengals playoff tickets to avoid blackout

The most underrated storyline in sports this week has to be the lack of sellouts for playoff games across the NFL. As of Thursday morning, the Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers — I know, right? — still had tickets available for their upcoming playoff games. The teams are hoping to avoid a […]
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Chad Johnson offers to rescue Bengals fans from blackout

As reported earlier this week, the Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers still had several thousand unsold tickets for this weekend’s playoff games.If the teams are unable to sell those tickets by a Thursday deadline, their respective playoff games will be blacked out on local television.The Bengals still have about 8,000 tickets to sell to avoid a blackout...
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January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Chad Johnson shows off home theater, says he's broke

When we last heard from Chad Johnson in June he was being sentenced to 30 days in jail and facing major financial trouble with his expenses reportedly outpacing his income by more than $45,000 per month. The ex-NFL standout receiver formerly known as Chad Ochocinco expressed his thoughts on a variety of topics via Twitter during Monday night’s game between the Baltimore...
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December 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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