When Cincinnati plays the Patriots on Sunday Night Football next week (8:30 p.m.-Cincinnati’s Channel 5) in New England, it’s a measuring stick for all Bengals in the scrum that is now the AFC. And that includes a special teams unit ranked second after the first three games.
AJ McCarron is no longer at the University of Alabama, but he is going to school. Cincinnati’s fifth round draft pick has been rehabbing a sore throwing shoulder since joining the Bengals in May, so he’s tried to treat his rookie year as a “redshirt” season while studying established NFL quarterbacks Andy Dalton and Jason […]
Let’s do this Jeopardy! style. The category is “NFL Rarities.” Take it away Alex Trebek. “On December 22, 2013, Everson Griffen and Jared Allen of the Minnesota Vikings did something that hasn’t been done since.” “What is sack Andy Dalton.” Correct! Since Griffen and Allen combined to bring down Dalton in the fourth quarter of […]
The Bengals should take the game tape from Sunday’s 24-10 win over the Falcons and sell it as a “How to Tackle” instructional video. “That’s one thing that the coaches here stress – being physical and tackling,” said Adam Jones. “Last week when the Falcons played New Orleans, the Saints missed a lot of tackles […]
Leading the Bengals to a playoff win is obviously the number one thing that Andy Dalton needs to do to shut up his critics. But beating the Ravens in Baltimore was on the list too. Not anymore. “Nobody can say that the young guys haven’t won here because they did,” said offensive coordinator Hue Jackson. […]
Our Wednesday night “Bengals Gameplan” show kicked off this week with one of my favorite guests – Greg Cosell from NFL Films who is also the Executive Producer of “NFL Matchup” (8:30 on Saturday mornings on ESPN2 and 6:30 on Sunday mornings on ESPN). Greg is a frequent guest on Colin Cowherd’s ESPN radio show […]