November 26, 2014

Questions From Pre-Season Game #2

BENGALS-FALCONS

The Bengals faced probably their toughest test of the preseason against an Atlanta Falcons team that is going to be pretty good this year. Really good, actually. Fortunately, this game brought fewer injuries, with both Gresham and Burfict being sat more for precautionary reasons than anything else. Click to the jump to choose one or [...]

A Late Analysis

NFL: Preseason-New York Jets at Cincinnati Bengals

The family’s summer vacation (and the obligatory craziness in prepping for it) has taken me away from you all for a few weeks, and has caused me to be late in bringing my thoughts about the preseason game versus the Jets last week. But fear not! I am back to deliver my unique perspective on [...]

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly – Bengals vs. Pathers Edition

My crew enjoyed the trip to PBS for the Bengals Panthers game.

The Good:  Bengals 24, Panther 13.  It was an impressive win for a team in need of a decisive victory.  The Bengals won all three phases of the game and hadn’t looked this good since the last Panthers game in week three of last season. The Bad:  The fumble that helped dig the Bengals an [...]

U-G-L-Y

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I wasn’t expecting the Kate Upton of performances for the preseason opener, but a 34-3 loss in Detroit shows that there is still plenty of work for the Bengals to do as they prepare for the regular season. Detroit is finally digging out from the Matt Millen era and putting something nice together, while the [...]

Fire It Up!

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On January 5th, following Mike Brown’s undisputed heavyweight failure of a press conference, if you had told me that I would be keenly interested in the 2011 preseason opener on August 12th, I would have flicked you in the forehead and called you an idiot. But somehow, someway, it has happened. In spite of the [...]