Archive for the ‘Cincinnati Bengals’ Category

On The Prowl

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

Without a doubt, one of my favorite things in the world is the annual cheesy NFL Films team yearbook. No matter how bad, every team out there gets one, and no one in the world does a better job in the fine art of polishing a turd than the NFL ...

Chris Pressley Is My Favorite

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

Aside from Carson Palmer's emergence as the best deadpan comedian since Mitch Hedberg, my favorite person from this season of Hard Knocks on HBO is rookie fullback Chris Pressley. But before I talk about him too much, watch this video of him squatting 610 pounds several times. For the record, that ...

TheBaker’s NFL Preview: Cincinnati Bengals

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Aside from Wade Phillips in Dallas, there is no one in the NFL on a hotter seat than Marvin Lewis. The Cincinnati Bengals head coach most likely has third-degree burns on his ass. Oh, how quickly they forget. In 2005, Lewis led the Bengals to their first winning season and division title ...

So, What Went Wrong?

Monday, January 5th, 2009

After what was arguably the most interesting final Sunday in NFL history -- The Big Lead at least had a premonition of this awesomeness, but it played out far wackier than any of us could have anticipated -- and a fairly decent Wild Card weekend, we're down the final eight playoff contestants. ...

Update: Ed Johnson Will Have to Possess Elsewhere

Thursday, September 11th, 2008

We like to deal in black and whites here rather than gray areas. No, we're not talking about race and ethnicity, but the clear juxtapositions sports often allows us to to put together. Yesterday we made mention of a Colts player that had been busted for possession and how rare it ...