Archive for the ‘Cincinnati Bengals’ Category

Bengals, Jaguars, Lions, Cardinals can all clinch last place on Sunday

Friday, December 6th, 2019

If the Bengals lose, the best they can finish is 4-12, and in that scenario every other team in the AFC North would have at least six wins. The 4-8 Jaguars would clinch last place in the AFC South if they lose to the Chargers and the Colts and Titans both win. In that scenario, the Jaguars would have nine losses, and although it would still be possible for the Jaguars to finish tied with the Colts at 7-9, the Jaguars would lose a tiebreaker because the teams split their head-to-head meetings, and the Colts have clinched a better division record.

Bengals claim former Dolphins tackle

Friday, December 6th, 2019

The teams at the bottom of the standings get to pick through the scrap heap first, and sometimes go through each other's discards. Via Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Bengals claimed tackle Isaiah Prince off waivers from the Dolphins. Prince was waived by the Dolphins yesterday.

Bengals-Browns Preview

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Their margin for error is completely gone, and with one more loss, the Cleveland Browns can say goodbye to their playoff hopes as well. Another demoralizing setback last week in Pittsburgh has left the Browns with no option but to win their final four games - starting with the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday - to have any chance of ending a 17-year postseason drought, the NFL's current longest dry spell. December was supposed to be the Browns' runway to the playoffs.

Browns’ Mayfield passing in practice, looks good to go

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield threw in practice for the first time since injuring his right hand in Sunday's loss at Pittsburgh. Mayfield's bruised throwing hand remains wrapped, but he zipped passes to Cleveland's running backs and tight ends during the early portion of Thursday's workout open to reporters. Mayfield showed both touch and velocity - his last pass was a 30-yard dart - on his throws, erasing any doubt he'll start Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals (1-11).

2019 Yahoo Daily Fantasy Week 14: Huge week could be in store for Nick Chubb

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Week 14 of the 2019 Fantasy Football season is here, and our six experts have revealed who they would choose in their Yahoo Daily Fantasy lineups using a budget of $200. The ultimate goal: To build the perfect lineup. Our “Fantasy Football Live” crew is doing a guru challenge again this season.

Gregg Rosenthal: Why Bengals will upset Browns in Week 14

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

NFL Media analyst Gregg Rosenthal offers his game pick and score prediction for the Week 14 game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on CBS

‘Mama didn’t raise a wuss’ – Mayfield confident of facing Bengals

Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield is confident of playing against the Cincinnati Bengals, saying "Mama didn't raise a wuss". Mayfield suffered a contusion to his throwing hand in last week's 20-13 NFL loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The number one pick in the 2018 Draft, Mayfield has not thrown a pass since the Browns dropped to 5-7 for the season in Pittsburgh.

WR Ross returns from injury, giving Bengals a deep threat

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

John Ross III spent a couple of weeks catching passes from Andy Dalton on the scout team during Bengals practices, something neither of them imagined doing when the season began. Ross was recovering from a shoulder injury. Dalton was banished to backup role while coach Zac Taylor got a look at rookie Ryan Finley for three games.

WR Ross returns from injury, giving Bengals a deep threat

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

John Ross III spent a couple of weeks catching passes from Andy Dalton on the scout team during Bengals practices, something neither of them imagined doing when the season began. Ross was recovering from a shoulder injury. Dalton was banished to backup role while coach Zac Taylor got a look at rookie Ryan Finley for three games.

John Ross was afraid injury could be life-threatening

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

Bengals wide receiver John Ross is glad to be getting back on the field this week. Via Ben Baby of ESPN.com, Ross said upon his return that there were moments when he feared his chest injury could have been fatal. Ross suffered a sternoclavicular joint injury in Week Four, and doctors told him an artery was nearly severed.