Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati Bengals’

Bengals 2019 Season In Review

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Mixon gets his own thousand: Bengals HB Joe Mixon entered rare air in 2019 when he topped the 1000-yard rushing mark for the second straight season. And as has become customary with Cincinnati's star HB, he did it in style. Mixon entered Week 17 needing just 25 yards to hit 1000, but he ended up over-delivering with a career-high 162 rushing yards (and two TDs) to help the Bengals top the division-rival Browns.

What positions could the Bengals use 2 draft picks on in 2020?

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

Just last year the Bengals selected two linebackers and two running backs. Without any compensatory picks this year it is somewhat less likely, but still would make sense for a couple of positions. Let’s take a look at which positions the Bengals could choose to double dip at in this year’s NFL Draft.

Maurice Jones-Drew’s wild mock draft has Bengals taking Justin Herbert first overall

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

A wild new mock draft from former Jacksonville Jaguars running back and now NFL Network analyst Maurice Jones-Drew has the Cincinnati Bengals taking someone different than Joe Burrow with the first overall pick in the upcoming NFL Draft. Jones-Drew projects the Bengals will pass on Burrow and take Oregon Ducks quarterback Justin Herbert instead. He called Herbert a “An AFC North-style quarterback with a big frame and strong arm to lead the Bengals in bad weather late in the season.

Bengals fans will love this story about Joe Burrow and LSU’s pro day

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The LSU pro day isn’t going to happen as scheduled due to the obvious coronavirus developments around the world. And that’s a point of disappointment for LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, likely No. pick by the Cincinnati Bengals at the end of the month.

Watch Jonah Williams push to return to field in 2020

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

The Cincinnati Bengals selected offensive tackle Jonah Williams with the 11th pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. But the former Alabama All-American hasn’t played a down for the Bengals. During Cincinnati’s offseason program in June, Williams sustained a shoulder injury and underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum.

5 things to know about Bengals free agent addition Trae Waynes

Saturday, April 4th, 2020

He was originally a running back Waynes played on both sides of the ball when he first started to play football, which if he was as fast then as he is now makes a lot of sense. However, he didn’t like getting hit so he decided to switch to defense where instead he got to be the one doing the hitting. With the contract he got compared to what the top running back contracts are turning into, Waynes has to be very happy with that decision.

Baseball, idols and more cool facts about Bengals free agent signee DJ Reader

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

The Cincinnati Bengals made an unusual move for themselves adding a big money player in free agency in defensive tackle D.J. Reader. In doing so, they let a player they drafted over him walk in Andrew Billings, however, that is not the only interesting factoid about the 25-year-old Reader. Here are five other cool things to know about the Bengals awesome new defensive tackle.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast interview with Trae Waynes

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

The Cincinnati Bengals engaged in one of the most active free agency periods in team history. One of the crown jewel acquisitions was in former Vikings first-round cornerback, Trae Waynes. We sit down with the newest Bengal defender to get to know him and talk about the path that brought him to The Queen City.

Joe Mixon: A Fantasy First-Rounder?

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

No player fits this criterion more than the Cincinnati Bengals RB Joe Mixon. Mixon was arguably one of the top three running backs over the last four games of the 2019 season. Mixon has an exciting skill set. What makes him even more interesting is that the Bengals are expected to be significantly better in 2020 than they were in 2019.

Bengals trade back into 1st round to get Joe Burrow some help in new mock

Friday, April 3rd, 2020

Two of the likelier theories surrounding the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2020 NFL draft center on taking Joe Burrow at No. and trading back at the top of Day 2. But what about a trade back up into the first round?