October 24, 2014

Media, Please Shut Up About The NFC East

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I watched the NFL Network re-air the Bengals deliver the knock-out blow to the Steelers Wednesday night. The game was just as fun the second time, but far less stressful. During a commercial break, I saw NFLN’s blurb covering the QBs named to the Pro Bowl. (Because, you know, we fans care only about quarterbacks, [...]

WDW Episode 93 – Run the Ball

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That one may come back to haunt the Bengals. Up 19-10 in the 4th quarter at home to a team riddled with injuries and emotionally spent. A team with one of the worst run defenses in the league yet the Bengals abandoned the run game. Dropped catches, dropped INT’s, missed tackles, ugh it was just [...]

Jason Babin A Bengal?

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When the news hit on Tuesday that the Eagles had released sack-master Jason Babin, the collective ears of the other 29 NFL fan bases perked up. From coast to coast, armchair GMs everywhere were completing their mental waiver claims and deciding who to cut to make room for him. To the Bengal contingent ready to [...]

An Early Schedule Breakdown: Part 4

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As we wrap up this all-too-early assessment of the 2012 schedule, we have seen that there are plenty of reasons to allow a sense of optimism and pride to ease the years of frustration and angst that have defined most of the Mike Brown era. As this team flexes its new muscles, we will find [...]

On The Clock: Picks 23 – 24

My mock draft continues today with the early exit playoff teams. On the clock are picks 23 – 24. To recap:

Could New Hire Help Cam Newton?

According to multiple sources, the Bengals have hired Eagles QB coach James Urban to replace the departed Mike Sheppard as the Bengals receivers coach.  Joe Reedy’s article is here.  Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com is also reporting the hiring.  Urban, who was recently appointed the Eagles assistant offensive coordinator, appears to be a great fit for the new [...]