NFL Draft

  • With the 21st pick...

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted Mar 31, 2015

    The second edition of the 2015 Media Mock Draft as our panel of reporters help make the 21st selection in the draft.

  • Toast of the pundits

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted Mar 30, 2015

    With the NFL Draft a month away, the Bengals are drawing rave reviews from the national media for their work this offseason. After chronicling the pirating of defensive end Michael Johnson to the in-house signings of middle linebacker Rey Maualuga and left guard Clint Boling, the pundits returned from last week’s NFL owners’ meeting with thumbs up.

  • Hobson's Choice: extra picks spice the dice

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted Mar 27, 2015

    The Bengals have made hay with mid to late round picks. Georgia defensive tackle Geno Atkins was the 120th player taken in the 2010 draft.

  • Bengals hope to hit at 21

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted Mar 1, 2015

    Our local experts made the first 20 picks in the first 2015 Media Mock Draft to give us an idea of what they'll be facing at No. 21.

  • Notes: Whitlock eyes Peko as CFAs join drafted rookies; Draft grades

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted May 12, 2014

    The Bengals are expected to announce their smallest rookie free agent class in recent years some time Monday and various tweets and published reports have the estimated dozen headlined by Texas guard Trey Hopkins and Stanford tight end Ryan Hewitt, as well as Wake Forest nose tackle Nikita Whitlock.

  • Dennard no stranger

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted May 10, 2014

    Harlon Barnett, one of the great names in Cincinnati sports and his position coach at Michigan State, used to kid Darqueze Dennard all the time about those 13-hour drives from Jeffersonville, Ga., to East Lansing, Mich.

  • Bengals flex in AFC North arms race

    By Geoff Hobson - Posted May 10, 2014

    Head coach Marvin Lewis watched Johnny Football saunter into his life, the Ravens and Steelers grab the two best linebackers, and the Browns add another top ten cornerback.

  • Draft: Round 7 Transcripts

    Posted May 10, 2014

    Round 7 press conference with Head coach Marvin Lewis transcripts

  • Bengals hope sixth-round LB Flowers

    By Dan Hoard - Posted May 10, 2014

    Arizona linebacker Marquis Flowers was projected to either be a late-round draft pick or to sign with an NFL team as an undrafted free agent. As a result, he vowed not to get his hopes too high as the draft unfolded Saturday.

  • Draft: Round 6 Transcripts

    Posted May 10, 2014

    LB Coach Matt Burke speaks to the media after drafting Marquis Flowers transcript