November 28, 2014

What a Week!

body snatchers

Ladies and gentlemen, the sixth seal has been broken.  The end is near.  Those goofy 2012 theories are in fact, correct.  Armageddon is upon us. Call it, “Invasion of the Body Snatchers:  Cincy Style.” Either that, or Marvin Lewis and Katie Blackburn have finally staged their long-planned coup of Bengal headquarters.  After over 20 years [...]

WDW Episode 63 – Recapping the First Week of Free Agency

Can you believe it’s been 48 days since our last podcast? With Free Agency and the new league year kicking off last week, there couldn’t be a better time for us to return! Joining us this week is Bengals.com’s Geoff “Butch” Hobson where he helps us break down the Bengals early moves in Free Agency. [...]

Fanene in the Fold

With Fanene back, the Bengals have a bit more depth on the DL

The depth along the Bengals defensive line just got a little better as the team has reportedly come to terms with DE/DT Jonathan Fanene on a one-year deal.  Fanene missed most of last season with injuries, but was a big part of the team’s success in 2009, when he played quite a bit at DE [...]

Free Agency Whispers

St. Louis Rams v Oakland Raiders

Compiled here, from various internet reports, are the veteran free agents the Bengals have been in contact with so far: RB Cedric Benson (Bengals) RB Brandon Jackson (Packers) DeAngelo Williams (Panthers) QB Bruce Gradkowski (Raiders) QB Jim Sorgi (Giants) LB Brandon Johnson (Bengals) CB Johnathan Joseph (Bengals) OG Robert Gallery (Raiders) DT Jonathan Fanene (Bengals) [...]

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 [...]

NFL DRAFT REWIND: 2005 ROUND 6-7 and Grade

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 the remaining rounds of the 2005 Bengals draft. The Bengals are coming off of back to back 8-8 seasons, and they have gained [...]