November 27, 2014

Best Draft?

Rebuilding Project

The NFL Network looks at the rebuilt Bengals offense. The biggest remaining questions are how quickly will Andy Dalton and A.J. Green play? And where will Chad Ochocinco and Carson Palmer play next? Click here for the video.

Friday Top Five: Reasons Not to Trade Palmer Now

Most people figure Carson Palmer is worthless now that Andy Dalton is around. I don’t. So here are my five best reasons to not trade Carson Palmer right now: 1. He still gives the Bengals the best chance to win in 2011. 2. There’s uncertainty about the 2012 draft, both in terms of rookie wages [...]

Don’t Sleep on Finley

    Most people consider seventh-round picks as virtual throwaways, players who are drafted who might soon be off the roster. Occasionally, some magic happens, and a productive player emerges from the edges of Mr. Irrelevant. Maybe Baylor’s running back Jay Finley is that player. Maybe. Bengals running backs coach Jim Anderson has a pretty [...]

Andy Dalton Draft Reaction

Jenn Brown is in this clip. I think Andy Dalton might be too.

Reedy Roundup

Joe Reedy has a nice roundup of the Bengals’ draft grades. I liked the team’s picks for the most part, but I’m not quite as rosy as some other people, especially on the A.J. Green selection. I agree with Kerry Byrne of SI.com who believed the Bengals should have drafted a defender (he wanted a [...]

Slow Down

There seems to be a groundswell of support building for Andy Dalton to take the first snap of the 2011 season. I think it’s insane. Here’s why: First off, Dalton is making a giant leap in terms of competition. Yes, TCU played some big-time teams like Wisconsin, but they also played several others like New [...]

Late Round Picks: Photos and Links

  Ryan Whalen Player Card ESPN Analysis My thoughts:  Seems like a bigger version of Jordan Shipley. I don’t really understand the need for another wideout. Korey Lindsey Player Card ESPN Analysis My thoughts:  The team is already extremely deep at corner, but Lindsey would have been picked higher if he wasn’t plagued by hamstring [...]

Andy Dalton Videos and Analysis

Videos and links from second-round pick Andy Dalton. NFL.com analysis ESPN Interview CNNSI.com Analysis  

Draft Chat: 4/28 at 8 p.m.

Don’t just watch the draft, live it! The Who Dey War Room, hosted by WhoDeyLive.com and my tag team partners at Who-Dey Weekly, is launching at 8 p.m. Thursday night. We’ll debate and discuss the Bengals’ draft pick at No. 4 and their plans for the upcoming rounds. C. Byers from StripeHype and a few [...]