Good friends Marvin Lewis and John Fox have met five times during the regular season as NFL head coaches and on Saturday at Paul Brown Stadium they hook up in the preseason.
Barrett Jones, AJ McCarron’s center at Alabama, can famously vouch for his competitive streak. The Bengals have put that streak on the line in an NFL backup QB derby that has no set formula. They're giving the edge to youth on a youth with an edge.
Hue Jackson did his best Bill Belichick after Wednesday’s practice and announced, “On to Chicago.” It was more Grudenesque because it ended a six-minute analysis of how the Bengals can get better on offense after Monday night.
Running back Jeremy Hill had one word for Wednesday morning’s meeting, the Bengals’ first gathering for the first time since the 25-11 loss in Tampa Monday night in their second pre-season game.
|08/25/2015||Terminated the contract of QB Josh Johnson; Waived S Erick Dargan and DT Kalafitoni Pole.|
|08/19/2015||Signed WR Michael Bennett (CFA-Georgia); Waived TE Jake Murphy.|
|07/28/2015||Waived WR James Wright (injured).|