BENGALS Ts ANDREW WHITWORTH, ANDRE SMITH VS. CHIEFS OLBs JUSTIN HOUSTON, TAMBA HALI: If anyone is qualified to break down Sunday’s matchup at Paul Brown Stadium (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 12) it is Wallace Gilberry, who played with Houston and Hali for a season in Kansas City and has gone against Whitworth and Smith at various junctures during four seasons in Cincinnati.
Since Christine Zampese, wife of Bengals quarterbacks coach Ken Zampese, is a football coach’s wife, she’s staging a savage bare-knuckled, drag-out, pitched battle against breast cancer that makes last Sunday’s AFC North slugfest in Baltimore look like recess. She's all-out beating the all-out blitz.
Ever since the Bengals took down reigning Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning in a 31-13 victory over the Giants on Nov. 11, 2012, the Bengals have gone 17-3-1 at Paul Brown Stadium while riding the crowd for 51 sacks and holding opponents to 31 percent on third down.
After three seasons and 35 games, is Shawn Williams about to make his first NFL start at safety after George Iloka (ankle) didn’t practice for the second straight day on Thursday when the Bengals play the Chiefs Sunday (1 p.m.-Cincinnati’s Channel 12) at Paul Brown Stadium.
|09/06/2015||Signed 10 players to the practice squad: G
|08/31/2015||Waived FB Mark Weisman (injured) and WR Tevin Reese.|
|08/31/2015||Terminated the contract of WR Denarius Moore; Waived DT Kwame Geathers, C/G Chris Jasperse, LB Nico Johnson, WR Desmond Lawrence, DE Sam Montgomery and TE John Peters.|