Archive for the ‘Cincinnati Bengals’ Category

Marvin Lewis: Rookie DE Sam Hubbard “way ahead of the curve”

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

The Bengals added 11 rookies in the draft this year as they try to infuse some new talent into a roster that’s fallen short of the playoffs in each of the last two seasons. One of those picks has made a strong early impression on head coach Marvin Lewis. During last week’s minicamp, Lewis discussed third-round defensive end Sam Hubbard, who he expects to be part of the defensive end rotation right off the bat.

Bengals first-rounder Price tweets he has green light for camp

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Cincinnati Bengals rookie center Billy Price has received full medical clearance for training camp, according to a tweet he sent out Monday morning. Price was limited in mandatory minicamp last week after suffering a torn pectoral muscle at the scouting combine on March 1. Despite the injury, Price was the 21st overall pick in the 2018 draft and landed a four-year deal with a fifth-year team option covering the 2022 season.

Bengals first-rounder Price gets green light for camp

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Cincinnati Bengals rookie center Billy Price received full medical clearance for training camp. Price was limited in mandatory minicamp after suffering a torn pectoral muscle at the scouting combine. Price was the 21st overall pick in the 2018 draft, and landed a four-year deal with a fifth-year team option covering the 2022 season.

Dunlap participates in Bengals camp after skipping OTAs

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Carlos Dunlap walked into the Cincinnati Bengals locker room and noticed a group of videographers and reporters waiting by his locker in a far corner of the room. Indeed, Dunlap was the focus on the first day of mandatory minicamp after skipping most of the voluntary offseason workouts in Cincinnati. Plus, he's encouraged by the progress made on a deal that would keep him in Cincinnati well beyond 2018.

Bulked Up Bengals Linebacker Carl Lawson Might Have The Biggest Biceps in The NFL

Friday, June 8th, 2018

Carl Lawson had a strong debut season with the Cincinnati Bengals, leading all NFL rookies with 8.5 sacks. But if his biceps are any indication, Lawson could be in for an even bigger sophomore campaign. The edge defender showed up to the Bengals' recent

Terrell Owens says he won’t attend Hall of Fame induction

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Terrell Owens was voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year after falling short of election in 2016 and 2017, but he won’t be celebrating his induction with the rest of this year’s class. Owens released a statement on Thursday announcing that he will not be in Canton, Ohio for the festivities surrounding the induction or the enshrinement ceremony itself, which is scheduled for August 4. “While I am incredibly appreciative of this opportunity, I have made the decision to publicly decline my invitation to attend the induction ceremony in Canton,” Owens said in the statement.

Fantasy Football Booms/Busts 2018: The Cincinnati Bengals

Thursday, May 31st, 2018

As the mercury rises and we inch closer to the open of training camps, our resident fantasy football sickos, Brad Evans and Liz Loza, will profile their favorite booms/busts of every NFL team. Most Bengals, outside of A.J. Green and Joe Mixon, can be found on the clearance rack. Among Cincy’s group of discounted players who has the most BOOM (return on investment) potential?

San Antonio Spurs replace female dance team with coed ‘hype’ squad

Monday, May 21st, 2018

The San Antonio Spurs reportedly disbanded their all-female cheerleading squad, choosing instead to create a coed hype team that focuses on more "family friendly" entertainment. The move to end its longtime cheerleader team, confirmed by Spurs Sports and Entertainment in a call to MySanAntonio.com, comes amid news of several controversies and lawsuits regarding other cheerleader teams such as the NFL's Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders and Cincinnati Bengals in which former performers have lodged complaints over sexual harassment, sexism and unfair pay practices.

Bengals sign first-rounder Price

Monday, May 21st, 2018

First-round pick Billy Price signed his rookie contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, the club announced Monday. Price was the 21st overall pick in the 2018 draft, and landed a four-year deal with a fifth-year team option covering the 2022 season. Price sustained a partially torn pectoral during bench press drills at the NFL Scouting Combine on March 1, but following surgery, Price's surgeon sent a letter to all 32 NFL teams with a projection for a full recovery in no more than two months.

John Ross: It’s all growth and progression from here

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Bengals wide receiver John Ross‘ rookie season got off to a bad start when he fumbled on his first NFL touch and it didn’t get much better from there. Ross missed time in the offseason as he recovered from shoulder surgery, hurt his knee once he did get on the field in August and then went on injured reserve after playing 17 snaps in three games due to another shoulder injury. The voices inside the Bengals have been more positive this offseason and Ross said he’s taken last year’s struggles, which he says went beyond injuries, to heart.