April 18, 2014

Palmer Not Dealt, But Dealt With

Mike Brown puts an end to the Palmer trade talk, but is it a bad move for the Bengals?

I guess Mike Brown is human after all.  It is apparent that his golden boy has hurt his feelings, as he made a terse but definitive statement this afternoon regarding the future of the former face of the franchise, Carson Palmer.  Brown had sidestepped the issue all spring and summer, being polite but hopeful in [...]

J Jo Makes Top Ten Free Agent List

UFA Jonathan Joseph will cash in big this week.

To no surprise, Jonathan Joseph has made John Clayton’s top free agent list, that according to an article on ESPN.com. While Joseph will surely discuss a new contract with the Bengals, who have lots of money to spend, it seems very likely that he will test the waters of free agency and should command a [...]

Benson Arrested In Texas

Cedric Benson was arrested for assault in Texas for the second straight offseason.

  A great way to start a Sunday…  Cedric Benson, the unrestricted free agent that most Bengals fans feel we must retain, has found himself once again on the wrong side of the Go To Jail sign.  Benson, according to an ESPN.com report, was arrested in Texas early Sunday morning for an assault causing bodily [...]

Georgetown College Delaying Decision On Training Camp

My son Alex with his favorite Bengal, Leon Hall, at training camp 2010.

  Lexington TV station WKYT is reporting that Bengals brass and school officials are going to hold off on the decision of whether to cancel training camp at Georgetown College in Georgetown, KY until the league owners meet next Thursday, July 21, in Atlanta.  The previous deadline was July 15th.  With recent optimism surrounding the lockout, school [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Specialists

Mike Nugent looks to bounce back from an injury in 2011. (Frank Victores/US Presswire)

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins. You can see the history of these articles in my archives. Today, [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Safeties

Chris Crocker will be counted on to lead the Bengals safeties (Lyons/Getty)

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins. You can see the history of these articles in my archives. Today, [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Cornerbacks

My son Alex with his favorite Bengal, Leon Hall, at training camp 2010.

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins.  You can see the history of these articles in my archives.  Today, [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Linebackers

Rey Maualuga believes in the 2011 Bengals Linebackers (Robbins/Getty)

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins. Today, I focus on the linebackers. Rey Maualuga will have a lot [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Defensive Tackle

Domata Peko (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins. Today, I turn my attention to the defensive tackles. If you recall [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Defensive End

Dunlap - Tom Uhlman (AP)

In the weeks since the completion of the NFL draft, I have been looking at the various offensive position groups in an effort to shed light on where the team currently stands with their personnel and to foreshadow needed moves once free agency begins. Today, I turn my attention to the defensive side of the [...]