July 28, 2014

AFC North Top Dogs: Left Tackle

We're starting "Top Dogs" with some beef

  With the lockout in place and a slow news cycle outside of Chad Ochocinco’s antics (is he entering the Rock-Paper-Scissors World Championship next?), I thought it might be interesting to take a look at the AFC North’s best players at some key positions. For each position, I’ll give my pick for the Top Dog [...]

Big Whit = Big Leader

In the extended (and perhaps permanent) absence of Carson Palmer, Bengals left tackle Andrew Whitworth is filling the leadership void. The latest proof arrived yesterday, with word that Whitworth and defensive tackle Domata Peko are planning a team workout for next week in Cincinnati. According to Joe Reedy, Whitworth and Peko, essentially the team’s biggest [...]

The 2011 Bengals: Tackles

Jared Wickerham - Getty Images

This offseason is about as enjoyable as the Akili Smith era, but with an expanded offseason at least we can hold out hope for the future that much longer. In my recent writings, I have been looking at the various position groups and reflecting on what work remains for free agency. Today, I will look [...]

NFL Draft Rewind: 2006 Rounds 2-3

In the coming weeks leading up to the April 28th NFL Draft, I will be taking a look at past Bengals drafts during the Marvin Lewis era. Today’s I look back at rounds 2-3 of the 2006 Bengals draft. The Bengals have finally turned the corner, or so it seemed at the time. The excitement [...]