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Herm Edwards: “Bengals Are The Best Team In NFL”

There are only a couple of teams in the NFL that remain undefeated.  ESPN’s Herman Edwards believes one of those teams is the best in the league right now. The former head coach and <a title="Herm Edwards: "Bengals Are Best Team In NFL"" href="http://insider.espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/11585617/why-cincinnati-bengals-nfl-best-team-nfl">ESPN analyst...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Atkins was reportedly carted off because of sore feet

According to ProFootballTalk.com,  Bengals defensive linemN Geno Atkins was carted off during Sunday’s win over the Ravens because of sore feet. Per source, Bengals DT Geno Atkins is fine. He was carted off late in game and helped to locker room. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) September 7, 2014 Per source, Geno Atkins didn't have many preseason reps. He was exhausted...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Atkins carted off, helped to locker room late in win

The Bengals emerged from Week One with a key road win. But they’ll be holding their breath, at least for now. Per multiple reports, defensive tackle Geno Atkins was carted off the field after the game, and he was helped to the locker room.
Via Pro Sports Daily
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Week 1 IDP Sleepers

Here are just a few suggestions of places to look for IDP value in Week 1. This article is not meant for you to read and then start Stevie Brown over the Vontaze Burfict's or Luke Kuechly's of the world, but is intended for those who may be streaming or reaching deeper into the waiver wire. If you draft a stud and he is not injured, or on a bye week, start him. Do not...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Geno Atkins to make preseason debut on Sunday night

One of the NFL most disruptive defensive tackles will reportedly return to the playing field on Sunday night. Bengals lineman Geno Atkins, who hasn’t appeared in a game since suffering an ACL tear on October 31, is slated to play in Cincinnati’s exhibition at Arizona, coach Marvin Lewis said Friday, according to Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Update: Geno Atkins, Andre Smith, Rex Burkhead

As the Cincinnati Bengals prepare to face the Arizona Cardinals in the team's third preseason game Sunday, the team could have a pair of stars back. Geno Atkins got the go-ahead to return to action Wednesday and it appears Andre Smith is not too far behind.Atkins tore his ACL against the Dolphins on Halloween night last year and missed the remainder of the season. After participating...
Via NFL Injury Report
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals reveal first look at 2014 depth chart

On Thursday night the Cincinnati Bengals will open their pre-season schedule against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. That means that real honest-to-God football is so close that we can almost taste it, and the coaching staff is getting ready to begin shaving down the roster. Over the weekend the Bengals revealed a first look at what its depth chart will probably look...
Via cover32 - Bengals
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Smith, Geno Atkins and Sean Porter out vs Kansas City Chiefs

The Cincinnati Bengals will open the preseason Thursday against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. A number of players dealing with minor injuries and/or rehabbing from major injuries won't be making the trip, including linebacker Sean Porter, offensive tackle Andre Smith, defensive tackle Geno Atkins and linebacker J.K. Schaffer. The Bengals will also be without...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Defensive tackle Geno Atkins leads the Cincinnati Bengals in Madden ratings

The highly anticipated Madden ratings have been released for select teams. The Cincinnati Bengals are one of the select teams. Overall, the Bengals secured an 86 rating. The top players include defensive tackle Geno Atkins (96), wide receiver A.J. Green (95), left end Carlos Dunlap (90), and cornerback Leon Hall (88). Here are the overall rankings for the entire team. Quarterback...
Via cover32 - Bengals
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals’ Geno Atkins named top-10 underrated player in the NFL

Last week, I provided my annual list of the 10 most overrated players in the NFL. As expected, it caused an uproar, mostly from people who can’t take off their team-colored glasses and deal with the truth. For a good time, read the “Comments” section below the article; it’s pure gold and classic examples of denial. In the spirit of showing that it’s not all negative on...
Via cover32 - Bengals
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Ten most underrated players in the NFL today

Last week, I provided my annual list of the 10 most overrated players in the NFL. As expected, it caused an uproar, mostly from people who can’t take off their team-colored glasses and deal with the truth. For a good time, read the “Comments” section below the article; it’s pure gold and classic examples of denial. In the spirit of showing that it’s not all negative on...
Via cover32
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals re-activate monster pass rusher Geno Atkins

The most dangerous weapon on the Cincinnati Bengals defense is returning to the field. Yesterday the team announced that it was re-activating defensive tackle Geno Atkins from the PUP (physically unable to perform) list: NEWS: #Bengals activate the following players from PUP: -DT Geno Atkins -LB Marquis Flowers — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) July 30, 2014 On a loaded defensive...
Via cover32 - Bengals
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bengals, Browns, Jaguars, Lions, & Ravens

  Bengals Bengals activate DT Geno Atkins and LB Marquis Flowers from PUP list. Browns Browns are bringing in OT Kaycee Ike for a workout on Wednesday. (Aaron Wilson) Jaguars TE Clay Harbor will be sidelined with a calf injury for the next month. (Mark Long) Lions First-round TE Eric Ebron has dropped “an inordinate number” of passes during offseason workouts and training...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals take DT Geno Atkins (ACL) off PUP list, available to practice

Nine months after Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins ended his 2013 season prematurely by tearing his ACL, Cincinnati got some good news Wednesday. That's because the team took him off the PUP list, which means Atkins now will be available to practice.
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Update: Geno Atkins, Marvin Jones could miss some practice time

The Cincinnati Bengals placed a whopping 12 players, including defensive starters Geno Atkins and Leon Hall, on the physically unable to perform and non-football injury lists, ProFootballTalk reports.Nine of the players were placed on the PUP list, meaning they were unable to pass a physical due to an injury suffered while playing football. Hall, for instance, is still recovering...
Via NFL Injury Report
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals DL Geno Atkins Placed On PUP List

Yesterday, roughly nine months after shredding his knee, Geno Atkins was placed on the Physically Unable to Perform list, or PUP. Joining him on the PUP will be three other key defensive starters, including Leon Hall and Zach Minter. These potential losses, combined with losing monster Defensive End Michael Johnson to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is going to be incredibly difficult...
Via FF Locker Room
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Atkins, Hall among nine Bengals placed on PUP

CINCINNATI -- The Bengals did some tinkering with the roster on Monday, three days before they hold their first training camp practice. Most of their moves involved the status of injured players who haven't yet been medically cleared for practice, although there is the possibility that could change by Thursday. All-Pro defensive tackle Geno Atkins (ACL) and cornerback Leon Hall...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Place DT Geno Atkins, CB Leon Hall, & DT Devon Still On Active/PUP List

  The Bengals announced that they have placed nine players including DT Geno Atkins, CB Leon Hall, and DT Devon Still on the active/physically unable to perform list. Others players joining them are: G Clint Boling, LB Marquis Flowers, P Kevin Huber, WR Colin Lockett, DT Zach Minter, and WR Ryan Whalen. Cincinnati also announced that WR Marvin Jones, CB Onterio McCalebb and...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals’ Geno Atkins ranked the best No. 97 in the NFL today

Certain players are simply synonymous with certain numbers. It’s hard to see No. 4 without thinking of Brett Favre. Seven will always be John Elway. A pair of twos right next to each other is Emmitt Smith. And the sight of 56 conjures up memories of Lawrence Taylor. Those are some of the all-time greats, players who have etched their names in the NFL’s history books. But there...
Via cover32 - Bengals
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals Injury Update: Clint Boling, Geno Atkins, Leon Hall

A trio of wounded Bengals are inching ever so closer to returning to the gridiron. Offensive lineman Clint Boling and defensive tackle Geno Atkins are recovering from torn ACLs suffered last season, and while Boling's rehab appears to be going smoothly, things are a bit murkier for Atkins. Leon Hall, meanwhile is well on his way to recovering from his Achilles injury.Atkins...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Former Georgia Star Geno Atkins Honored On Mural Outside Bulldogs’ Defensive Line Meeting Room

Before Geno Atkins became an All-Pro defensive lineman for the Cincinnati Bengals, he starred at Georgia.  During his time in Athens (2007-09), Atkins totaled 33 sacks, including 15 as a sophomore and 10.5 as a senior. The 6-foot-1, 303-pound defensive tackle was also named a first-team All-SEC player in 2008.  Atkins is a player all Georgia players should attempt to emulate. The...
Via College Spun
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Winners and losers from the first round of the NFL Draft

The 2014 NFL draft is stacked with talented players, but not every team came out of the first round smelling like roses. The Cleveland Browns and St. Louis Rams owned the draft with multiple picks, while the Buffalo Bills were among teams that made head-scratching decision. The New England Patriots almost made the “winners” list after taking Dominique Easley — a potential steal...
Via NESN.com
May 09, 2014  |  Discuss

AFC Exec Calls Aaron Donald Best D-Lineman in 10 Years

Aaron Donald is widely regarded as the best defensive tackle in the upcoming 2014 NFL Draft. But now some are viewing the potential Top 10 pick as the “best D-Lineman coming out in the last 10 years.” Had an AFC executive call Aaron Donald the “best D-lineman coming out in the last 10 years.” Buzz is real. Comparative player?John Randle. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April...
Via Gridiron Grit
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Top 10 DTs

This year’ draft class has wome talented defensive lineman across the board. Last week we gave you the top 10 defensive ends. This week we have ranked the top defensive tackles. Click here to see the list. Cincinnati Bengals The interior of the Cincinnati Bengals defensive line is arguably the strongest area of the teams defense. With Geno Atkins manning the middle of that defensive...
Via cover32 - Bengals
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Geno Atkins be ready for training camp?

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Geno Atkins tore his ACL at the end of October 2013 and had surgery roughly three weeks later. Some Orthopedic surgeons believe that the knee needs about this much time for swelling (hemarthrosis) to decrease before performing surgery. In other cases i.e. Adrian Peterson, the surgery was...
Via Pro Football Zone
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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