Michael Johnson leaves Cincinnati Bengals practice, strains MCL

Some injury news from practice with the Cincinnati Bengals. Defensive end Michael Johnson was carted off of the field with a knee injury, after walking gingerly.  Tests confirmed that Johnson suffered an MCL strain.  Luckily for the Bengals, it is not serious, as Marvin Lewis said that Johnson should be OK. The Bengals are counting on Michael Johnson to team up with Geno Atkins...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals' Lewis: Win the Super Bowl, then 'walk away'

Bengals coach Marvin Lewis is winless in six career postseason games, but he already has a plan in place if and when he can guide his team to a Super Bowl victory. "I want to hand [Bengals owner Mike Brown] the trophy, then just walk away," Lewis said via the Cincinnati Enquirer.  That doesn't mean Lewis expects it to happen this year, but he says he's ready to call it a career...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Marvin Lewis will leave the Cincinnati Bengals if they win the Super Bowl

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis has been under a ton of scrutiny in recent seasons. Unable to win a playoff game in four consecutive appearances, Lewis and the Bengals find themselves under a microscope heading into the 2015 season. Considering the vast amount of talent on this roster, the expectations have to be the Super Bowl. As one of the longest-tenured head coaches...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bengals, Bills, Buccaneers, & Patriots

Bengals On Thursday, Bengals HC Marvin Lewis said he would be happy to walk away from coaching if the Bengals win the Super Bowl. “I want to hand Mike the trophy, then just walk away,” Lewis said, via the Cincinnati Enquirer. Bills The Bills opened training camp with veteran QB Matt Cassell as their first-team quarterback. ... The post NFL Notes: Bengals, Bills, Buccaneers...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Five bold predictions for the AFC in 2015

Training camp is finally here, which means it’s time to start evaluating each team in the league based on what they’ll have on their roster for the 2015 season. Trades, free agency and the draft are over; teams are (pretty much) set for the upcoming campaign. As a result, it’s the easiest time of the year to gauge how things are going to shake out. Every team has a clean slate...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Bengals Head Coach: I Will Retire If Team Wins Super Bowl 50

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis made a surprising statement about his future as the team prepares for the 2015 season.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons the Cincinnati Bengals will be playing in January

24 seasons. One more time. 24 seasons, without a playoff win for the Bengals from the “Nasty Nati”. Apparently they have forgotten to bring that nasty along with them into the postseason. Just under the reign of Marvin Lewis alone they are 0-6 in all playoff appearances. Now I can go on and on about why or who these playoff disappointments could be blamed on though. So instead...
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6 days ago  |  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...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals Capsule

CINCINNATI BENGALS (10-6-1) OPEN CAMP: July 30, Cincinnati. LAST YEAR: Reached playoffs for club-record fourth year in row, and became first NFL team to lose four straight opening-round games. 26-10 loss at Indianapolis left Andy Dalton tied with Warren Moon for most consecutive opening-round losses by quarterback. Coach Marvin Lewis fell to 0-6 in postseason, matching Jim Mora for...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 Offseason Stories: The Cincinnati Bengals

Note: A big part of the Cleveland Browns’ chances in any season is the outlook on teams they play two times each in their own division. This week, we will be going over the Top 5 stories from each of the Browns’ divisional rivals (like the Steelers and Ravens) as we head closer to training camp and the 2015 NFL season. The Bengals went 10-5-1 in 2014 and they provided the Browns...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals HC Marvin Lewis looks way too creepy in this pic

Marvin Lewis has been with the Cincinnati Bengals since 2003 and has posted a win percentage of .526 for his career. In 12 seasons he has a record of 100-90-2. The only blemish being, his playoff woes. I don’t know what’s worse, this picture or the sorry postseason play. Yikes! AROUND COVER32 QB Rankings: Based on the odds of leading the NFL in INTs in 2015 Top 10 in 2015:...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

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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July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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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June 23, 2015  |  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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June 18, 2015  |  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...
June 15, 2015  |  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’ 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

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

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
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