Despite the Bengals losing two AFC North games in a row, the playoffs are in their sites. How confident should fans be? The NFL sent a memo to the Bengals this week advising them to send out invoices for Playoff tickets to season ticket holders!
The Bengals withstood 3 turnovers, and 14 Raven points off those turnovers, plus several ugly defensive breakdowns and a horrendous call by the officials to make the game very interesting. But in the end, these steel-belted Bengals couldn’t pull the raven out of the hat in Baltimore, finally succumbing with just 33 ticks left on [...]
Coming off a tough home loss to the Steelers last Sunday, the Bengals head to Baltimore for another titanic divisional clash with another monster in the 6-3 Ravens. After surprising the league with a 6-2 first half, the Bengals are now hurled head first into the teeth of the toughest part of their schedule. [...]
Here, in no particular order, are some random observations I jotted down while watching the Bengals thrilling 23-20 win versus Buffalo yesterday: Observations from Week Four: –Andrew Hawkins is a dynamic player in space. In his two opportunities with the ball Sunday, Hawkins was elusive and impressively fast. The team should try and get him [...]
Today, Mike Florio of PFT reported the latest cap space figures for NFL teams. Of little surprise to most of us, the Bengals were near the top in available funds, coming in third with a whopping 29 million dollars free to spend. This, of course, has elicited tyical feedback from the corners of Bengaldom, as [...]
In response to USA Today’s analysis of the biggest five issues facing the Cincinnati Bengals, I’m writing five sentences about those issues. It’s a perfect exercise for those of you with short attention spans like me. What was I talking about again? Anyway, the issues from the USA Today article (linked below) are in [...]
James Walker put up an interesting poll recently, asking Bengals fans who should start opposite A.J. Green. But I think Walker is getting ahead of himself. I don’t think Green should start. Not right away anyway. I saw enough from the Jerome Simpson-Andre Caldwell games down the stretch last season to give them both starting [...]