Week In Review: Remembering Ken Riley


Week In Review: Remembering Ken Riley

A lot of old teammates took Louis Breeden's lead and spent Sunday reflecting on how lucky they were to be in on the life of Bengals legend Ken Riley. "The first thing I thought of today when I heard was that big smile," said Dave Lapham of Riley's death. "As great a player as he was, he was just an incredible human being."

Down On The Corner, They Honor Ken Riley's Hall-Worthy 65

We are down here on the corner talking to three cornerbacks about one of the greatest NFL corners to ever live. They're all trying to explain just how hard it is to get an NFL interception. Listen to Hall-of-Famers Mel Blount and Dick LeBeau, as well as a former Florida A&M corner who played for Ken Riley. Ken Riley II.

Looking back at the career of Bengals legend Ken Riley, who passed away at the age of 72. Riley played 15 seasons for the Bengals as a defensive back, with 65 career interceptions for 596 yards and five touchdowns -- all franchise records.

Bengals Listen First, Pledge Action

Against the backdrop of NFL players and coaches speaking out during nation-wide protests, the Bengals have made a commitment to listening and to action, including a pledge of $250,000 to community initiatives to be selected by players, coaches and staff together.

Bengals Emerge Resolved From Emotional Meeting

Shawn Williams, one of the captains just emerging from one of his most emotional days with the Bengals, knew it had to be done. "We had a meeting airing it all out," said Williams of a day head coach Zac Taylor set aside for feelings instead of football.

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D.J. Reader Sheds Weight In Hunger To Be His Best

D.J. Reader has beached the Cap'n Crunch this offseason, among other carbs, as the Bengals' new, lighter anchor looks to expand on a role that made him one of the NFL's top young defensive linemen for the Texans last year.

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