Cincinnati Bengals, James Harrison close to a deal

Monday, April 15th, 2013

James Harrison is reportedly close to finalizing a contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Yes, after years of tormenting Bengals quarterbacks, the long-time Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker could be calling Cincinnati home. Talk about sleeping with the enemy. The 34-year-old Harrison was released by the Steelers last month after refusing to restructure his contract. After ...

NFL things we learned this weekend

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Excitement was nearly non-existent in this year's NFL Wild Card round, which featured four fairly dull games. Even the expected awesome showdown between rookie sensations Robert Griffin III and Russell Wilson turned out to be a dud when we ended up with half a RG3 in the second half. However, an ...

Cedric Benson Will Play In Week 4

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Despite facing a three-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy, Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Benson will play this Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis confirmed that Wednesday afternoon. Benson has appealed the suspension and had his hearing on Tuesday. He feels it went ...

Cincinnati Bengals Get Taylor Mays, Plan To Play Him

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Late Monday night the Cincinnati Bengals acquired safety Taylor Mays from the San Francisco 49ers for an undisclosed draft pick. While Mays was a disappointment in San Francisco, Bengals' head coach Marvin Lewis plans to use Mays soon. The veteran defensive coach sounded excited to work with Mays, whose physical skills ...

The Draft Needs Of All 32 NFL Teams

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

Thursday night will open the 2011 NFL Draft as the first round will get underway from Radio City Music Hall in New York City. We will be live blogging the event and as a primer, we put together a list of the needs of all 32 teams . We've listed ...

Chad Ochocinco Is Not Thrilled With The Bengals

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Chad Ochocinco/Johnson went on NFL Network Wednesday apparently to entertain himself while the country thaws out but also to complain that Carson Palmer got former offensive coordinator Bob Bratkowski fired and that the team would never try to appease him like that. "Our offensive coordinator was fired yesterday, for whatever reason, ...

What Carson Palmer Will Cost

Monday, January 31st, 2011

One of the biggest questions of the 2011 NFL offseason is whether or not the Cincinnati Bengals will trade quarterback Carson Palmer. While we all know nothing will happen until the league hammers out a new collective bargaining agreement, we're going to assume that something will get done at some ...

Andre Smith Is Likely Done For The Year, Still Fat

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Andre Smith is having a rough start to his NFL career. The No. 6 pick in the 2009 NFL Draft reportedly broke the fifth metatarsal of his left foot this week and will definitely miss this weekend's game against the Indianapolis Colts. But Smith, who has started just four games in ...