2015 Face of the Franchise: AFC North Edition

While temperatures continue to rise, so does the anticipation for the start of the 2015 NFL season. Teams are in the process of finishing up OTA’s and minicamps and now await the beginning of training camp. Following a flurry of offseason activity, many old faces find themselves in new places. The time has come to assess the current “ambassadors” for each franchise. All NFL...
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If He Succeeds, How Long Will Zimmer Coach in Minnesota?

The 2015 NFL season is one for which the Minnesota Vikings are hoping to start something special. Leading the way for the Vikings on their potential road to success is head coach Mike Zimmer.Zimmer enters his second season as Minnesota's head coach with a team that increasingly reflects the way in which he approaches the sport. In are the players that are willing to do whatever is...
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Can Marvin Lewis Survive Another Championship-less Season in Cincinnati?

CINCINNATI, OH – SEPTEMBER 21, 2014: Head coach Marvin Lewis of the Cincinnati Bengals looks on during the game against the Tennessee Titans at Paul Brown Stadium on September 21, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Mandatory Credit: Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) There will be many questions surrounding the Cincinnati Bengals heading into the 2015/2016 season. Can Andy Dalton return...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals 2015 Team Preview and Predictions

Marvin Lewis is dubbing this season a “revival.” There’s been new construction at Paul Brown Stadium to upgrade the training...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Marvin Lewis fighting for his job

Marvin Lewis must being feeling the pressure as he prepares for a make or break season The seconded longest tenured coach currently in the NFL may be out of a job when the 2015 season comes to a close. For 12 years, Marvin Lewis has coached the Cincinnati Bengals, making them a consistent playoff team and creating a unit that is one of the toughest during the regular season. While...
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T.J. Houshmandzadeh joins Bengals staff as coaching intern

Former Bengals receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh is looking to break into the coaching ranks, and he's taking a path that's very familiar to Marvin Lewis. Houshmandzadeh, who caught 507 passes in seven years with Cincinnati, is participating in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship program. He'll spend the next two weeks with the Bengals along with fellow interns Keith Rucker, also...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

How have the Cincinnati Bengals faired this offseason…so far?

Last season, absence was felt in the Bengals rushing game and receiving corp. Yet a defensive line that was seemingly stacked on paper, failed to produce stats close to the ones they recorded in 2013. Last season the defense tallied 20 sacks, the season before last we saw the opposing quarterback brought down 43 times. The interceptions stayed consistent however, the chances of...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals' Lewis: There will be more PAT misses than people understand

The Bengals voted for the change to move extra points back to the 15-yard line, but Marvin Lewis isn't exactly a fan. Lewis believes it puts teams that play outdoors like his at a disadvantage when bad weather rolls around.  "I think our division is going to be affected by it more than any other in football," Lewis said on The Jim Rome Show. "Because all four teams are outside...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals’ Marvin Lewis Believes AFC North Will Be Affected Most By New PAT Rule

A few weeks ago, the NFL owners approved an extra-point rule change that will result in kicks taking place from the 15-yard-line and Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis told Jim Rome Tuesday on his radio show that he believes the AFC North division teams will be impacted the most by it. “I think our […] Bengals’ Marvin Lewis Believes AFC North Will Be Affected Most...
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June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: A few notes from OTA’s

With the first round of OTA’s now concluded, here are a few thoughts on the Cincinnati Bengals so far. Andy Dalton by all accounts has looked great. He is veteran on this offense and is feeling much more comfortable in Hue Jackson’s offense. After speaking with head coach Marvin Lewis, he has become more vocal and doing more to motivate the team. Dalton has taken much of the...
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals near the bottom of NFL cheating franchise rankings

Just when you thought you were sick of all the 'gate' scandals in the NFL, a new site has graded the cheating history of all 32 franchises.  The Bengals were deemed well below average cheaters, landing them 27th according to the site's formula. In case you were wondering, the Steelers were rated No. 2 while the Ravens were seventh. The Browns were the 'cleanest' team in the division...
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May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeremy Hill: Time for Bengals to win in the postseason

Cincinnati Bengals running back Jeremy Hill says the Bengals can no longer be content with simply making it to the postseason. “It’s been four years in a row, and if it doesn’t happen this year, then it’s probably never going to happen,” Hill said, per “That’s the mentality and the sense of urgency that we bring in every day. Something has to change...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals' top pick Ogbuehi hopes to make name for himself

CINCINNATI (AP) First things first: Bengals coach Marvin Lewis wants to clarify something with his first-round draft pick, Cedric Ogbuehi. ''How do you pronounce your name?'' Lewis said after stumbling on it while introducing Ogbuehi to reporters in Cincinnati on Friday. ''O-BWAY-hee,'' the offensive lineman said with a smile. ''I did better last night,'' Lewis replied. The Bengals...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals use first round pick on Cedric Ogbuehi

The Cincinnati Bengals left the first round of the NFL Draft Thursday night with offensive tackle Cedric Ogbuehi out of Texas A&M. This was a bit of a surprise as high as twenty-one overall especially with guys like Bud Dupree, Shane Ray, and Landon Collins still available. Ogbuehi, while an extremely talented offensive tackle, has dealt with major injuries including a torn ACL...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

In Depth 2015: Cincinnati Bengals

Under the lead of Marvin Lewis, Cincinnati has gone 31-16-1 the last three seasons, making it to the postseason five out of the last six years. But during his 12 year tenure, the Bengals are 0-6 in the playoffs, and the team came no closer to ending that drought in its appearance last year against Indianapolis. So what’s next for the Bengals? Are Lewis and QB Andy Dalton the duo...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Previewing the Cincinnati Bengals’ 2015 draft

The Cincinnati Bengals are coming off, yet another, one-and-done postseason appearance. Their head coach Marvin Lewis just got, yet another, one-year contract extension. And their fans are, yet again, waiting for the team to finally get over the hump and actually make some noise in the playoffs. But, in order to do so, there are some holes that they need to fill starting Thursday...
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April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

With Cincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis extended, this stat is getting a lot of attention

The Cincinnati Bengals made the somewhat perplexing decision to extend head coach Marvin Lewis on Wednesday and the Internet immediately went into snarky mode. After all, Lewis has had a lot of regular season success, but has been awful in the playoffs. Did you know it was this bad and the rare company he’s in? Bengals sign Marvin Lewis to 1-yr extension; Lewis: 0-6 in postseason...
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April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Marvin Lewis agrees with Cincinnati Bengals on extension

The Cincinnati Bengals give Marvin Lewis a one-year extension. In a story reported by the Bleacher Report‘s Mike Chiari, the Cincinnati Bengals head coach has been rewarded with an extension through the 2016 season. According to the twitter handle of the Cincinnati Bengals, NEWS: #Bengals sign head coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year contract extension, running through the 2016 season...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Marvin Lewis Signs One-Year Extension

The Bengals may be done signing free agents and re-signing current players on the roster, but they made news early Wednesday afternoon when they announced a one-year extension for Head Coach Marvin Lewis, who has been with the team since 2003.The case for Lewis’s extensionThere is no question that Marvin Lewis has been a big piece of the Bengals’ puzzle since his arrival following...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals extend coach Lewis' contract through 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) The Cincinnati Bengals have extended coach Marvin Lewis' contract by one year through the 2016 season. Lewis has coached the Bengals for 12 seasons, the second-longest current tenure with one team of any coach, behind Bill Belichick in New England. He is Cincinnati's winningest coach by far with 100 victories; he has lost 96 games and tied two. Lewis has led the...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

This new Tim Tebow billboard in Philadelphia is too good to be true

If you’re somebody that gets easily offended by religious jokes, then you’re probably going to have a rough time following the Philadelphia Eagles this year. That’s because they just signed the most famous Christian on the planet, quarterback Tim Tebow… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 most-underrated games on the 2015 NFL schedule Power Rankings: Rating every NFL team...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals sign Marvin Lewis to one-year extension

Now for a piece of information brought to you by an organization that appears to be okay with mediocrity, the Cincinnati Bengals announced on Wednesday that they have signed head coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year contract extension through 2016. NEWS: #Bengals sign head coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year contract extension, running through the 2016 season. — Cincinnati Bengals...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Cincinnati Bengals make a curious decision with Marvin Lewis

The Cincinnati Bengals have lost in the first round of the playoffs each of the last four years. Many people blame Andy Dalton for that, but a certain camp blames Marvin Lewis. This move seems a bit curious. The #Bengals announced they signed coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year extension. So he avoids lame duck status — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 22, 2015 Hmm. Lewis’ contract...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Bengals Sign HC Marvin Lewis To A One-Year Extension

The Cincinnati Bengals announced that they’ve signed HC Marvin Lewis to a one-year extension on Wednesday that will keep him with the team through the 2016 season. NEWS: #Bengals sign head coach Marvin Lewis to a one-year contract extension, running through the 2016 season. — Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) April 22, 2015 There had been talk that ... The post Bengals Sign HC Marvin...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals draft preview: Lewis looks to beef up the pass rush

The Cincinnati Bengals hold the No. 21 overall pick in the NFL Draft. In our 32-team preview series, takes a look at their roster post-free agency and delivers a plan of attack for the last day in April. Marvin Lewis' defense struggled to get to the quarterback a season ago. Boosting the Cincinnati Bengals' pass rush should be the team's priority. Defensive coordinator...
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April 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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