Archive for the ‘Cincinnati Bengals’ Category

NFL notebook: Bengals’ Green ‘still a ways to go’

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green doesn't appear to be returning to the field in the near future. "If I can go, I can go," Green said, via the Dayton Daily News. Green's name has been tossed about as a potential target prior to the trade deadline, although Bengals coach Zac Taylor was definitive last week that the star wideout won't be dealt.

NFL notebook: Bengals’ Green ‘still a ways to go’

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green doesn't appear to be returning to the field in the near future. "If I can go, I can go," Green said, via the Dayton Daily News. Green's name has been tossed about as a potential target prior to the trade deadline, although Bengals coach Zac Taylor was definitive last week that the star wideout won't be dealt.

Badgers in the NFL: Week 6

Friday, October 18th, 2019

As the Wisconsin football team continues to roll, Badgers in the NFL have also been at a high level. From MVP frontrunners to rookies making names for themselves, the Wisconsin way has been imprinted throughout the league. Here are three of the top performances from former UW players in week 6: Russell Wilson, quarterback, Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson continues to dominate the National Football League through six weeks.

NFL rumors: What is Bengals WR A.J. Green’s trade value with deadline nearing?

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The Cincinnati Bengals are one of two winless NFL teams entering Week 7, and all eyes will be on them as the Oct. 29 trade deadline approaches. The Bengals need a roster re-tool, and one way to accelerate that process is trading veteran players for draft picks. One player the team should look to trade is wide receiver A.J. Green, who's in the final year of his contract and able to become an unrestricted free agent after the 2019 season.

Road-ready Raiders hit Green Bay to face Rodgers, battered Packers

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The Sunday game between the Green Bay Packers and the visiting Oakland Raiders could be decided by which quarterback can make the most out of his suspect receivers corps. The Packers beat the Detroit Lions on Monday night with star receiver Davante Adams (turf toe) inactive, Geronimo Allison (concussion and chest) lost for most of the second half and Marquez Valdes-Scantling (ankle and knee) at less than full speed after being doubled backward in the first half. Aaron Rodgers made it work anyway.

Bengals suspend OT Glenn for Sunday’s game

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Cincinnati Bengals offensive tackle Cordy Glenn has been suspended one game for internal disciplinary reasons, the team announced Friday. Glenn will miss Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Bengals said they will have no further comment.

Bengals suspend OL Cordy Glenn, escalating already-bad situation

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The team said it would have no further comment on the situation. Based on reporting, this is a bad situation between Glenn and the Bengals. A second-round pick of the Buffalo Bills in 2012, Glenn is in his second season with Cincinnati, having been traded there in March 2018.

Report: Dolphins have talked about trading RB Drake

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The Miami Dolphins, winless through their first five games this season, have engaged in trade discussions with other teams about running back Kenyan Drake, NFL Network reported Thursday. Sources close to the situation told the network's Ian Rapoport that Miami would consider a deal if the right offer came along for Drake, who is playing out the final season of his original rookie contract. Drake and the Dolphins reportedly spoke over the summer about a possible contract extension, but the two sides have not talked about a new contract in several weeks as the team has gotten off to a difficult start.

Report: Bengals fined LT Cordy Glenn $200k during feud over his recovery from concussion

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

A feud between the Bengals and left tackle Cordy Glenn over the player's recovery from a concussion that has sidelined him the entire season escalated to the point that the team fined him $200,000 for conduct detrimental to the team, according to ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio. The center of the conflict appears to be that Glenn reportedly believes the team rushed him back from a concussion suffered in Week 2 of preseason. Things reportedly got bad enough that Glenn got into a heated argument with a member of the Bengals coaching staff on Wednesday and told head coach Zac Taylor to cut him.

Bengals sign defensive end Anthony Zettel

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

The Bengals signed free agent defensive end Anthony Zettel, the team announced Thursday. He takes the roster spot left open by the release of running back Samaje Perine. Zettel, a fourth-year player, originally entered the league as a sixth-round choice of the Lions in 2016.