4-18-14, 12:45 p.m.: The Bengals’ $2 million facelift of their player space that should be completed sometime after the 2014 season is in response to moving training camp to Paul Brown Stadium, a collective bargaining agreement that has cut down on off-season workouts, and expanded rosters and practice squads. Plus, Chip Morton starts wiring up players to a GPS in a few weeks.
It’s not unusual for NFL players to work out at their former colleges in the offseason, but in Cobi Hamilton’s case, there’s a bit of a twist. When the wide receiver returned to Arkansas after his first year with the Bengals, he worked out with the Razorbacks’ track team, not the football team. “With the […]
When the Bengals returned to town on Monday to begin off-season workouts, one of the first players that I wanted to talk to was running back Giovani Bernard. Not about his outstanding rookie year. Not about new offensive coordinator Hue Jackson. And not about his hopes and expectations for the upcoming season. The number one […]
Phil Mickelson visited the wrong locker room. The San Diego native was at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday and saw his beloved Chargers stun the Bengals 27-10. Gregg Doyel of CBSSports.com tweeted the above photo of Lefty outside the visitor’s locker room after the game. But Mickelson would have been the perfect person to address […]
Last week on Showtime’s “Inside the NFL,” host James Brown asked the panel to pick a team – other than obvious favorites like Denver or Seattle – that could make a serious Super Bowl run. Phil Simms picked the Bengals. “When you look at them, they have guys that can impact the game,” Simms said. […]
As I type these words, it’s been 22 years, 11 months, and 23 days since the Bengals last playoff win. (That’s 8,393 days but who’s counting?) Shoot, Giovani Bernard hadn’t even been born yet. But you know what? That’s ancient history. These Bengals are one of only six NFL teams to go to the playoffs […]