Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati Bengals’

Fantasy IDP advice: Favorable matchups for Week 15

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox has just one sack over his last four games, but could get it going against the Giants. Here’s a look at IDPs who have favorable Week 15 matchups. IDP formats can be quite different, so we’ll list players of varying levels.

NFL: Bengals co-founder Pete Brown dies

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

"Pete was the quiet one, but his talents spoke volumes," Bengals president Mike Brown said in a statement Wednesday. "Pete was more prone to action than talk, and his contributions to the Bengals were significant. The Bengals were the second team founded by Paul Brown.

NFL: Bengals co-founder Pete Brown dies

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

"Pete was the quiet one, but his talents spoke volumes," Bengals president Mike Brown said in a statement Wednesday. "Pete was more prone to action than talk, and his contributions to the Bengals were significant. The Bengals were the second team founded by Paul Brown.

Steelers Place Linebacker Ryan Shazier On Injured Reserve

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

The Steelers have placed linebacker Ryan Shazier on injured reserve, the team announced Tuesday. Shazier was injured on Dec. 4 when Pittsburgh was playing against the Bengals in Cincinnati on Monday Night Football. The linebacker from Ohio State went to make a tackle on Bengals receiver Josh Malone and hit the receiver with the crown of his helmet.

Here’s how Ryan Shazier inspired an artist, a community leader and a former coach

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

At a house in Connecticut there is a pair of cleats for Ryan Shazier. The artist, Corey Pane, was just finishing up the design on the footwear when Shazier fell to the ground and grabbed his back after a hit on Cincinnati Bengals receiver Josh Malone on Dec. 4. The 25-year-old Shazier was carted off after the tackle and he was rushed to a Cincinnati hospital as the game went on.

Ex-NFL Network employee alleges sexual misconduct by former players in lawsuit

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

The NFL Network has suspended three analysts, including Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk, after an ex-wardrobe stylist for the network filed suit over sexual harassment on Monday. The woman, Jami Cantor, alleges a number of offenses by NFL Enterprises in the lawsuit, including sexual harassment, age discrimination, wrongful termination, and unfair business practices. Bloomberg was first to acquire the lawsuit. "This is a severe case and I think my client is extremely courageous in coming forward," Laura Horton, Cantor's lawyer, said in a statement. "I'm grateful for the national conversation regarding sexual harassment over the last 60-90 days and I hope the conversation continues. "The

John Fox, Dowell Loggains handling of Mitch Trubisky not all it appears

Monday, December 11th, 2017

A double-digit win over a phoning-it-in Cincinnati Bengals team likely doesn't change the direction of where John Fox's future has been trending ever since the off week. What Sunday's game at Cincinnati spotlighted was the development of a rookie quarterback, and Mitch Trubisky's day was what GM Ryan Pace had in mind when he made a draft gamble for someone with 13 college starts. It also was what the organization had in its fondest imaginings back at the beginning of October when the change was made from Mike Glennon to Trubisky.

Snow football is the best football, and other Week 14 thoughts

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Fun has too often been lacking in the NFL this season, but there’s just something so beautiful about seeing players make plays on a white field, looking more like kids in the backyard on a snow day than like highly paid professionals. Both the Colts’ Frank Gore and the Bills’ LeSean McCoy had career highs in carries, with Gore going for 130 yards on 36 carries, while McCoy ran for 158 yards on 32 carries, the 32nd of which was the game-winning touchdown in overtime. McCoy may be the best snow runner the NFL has ever seen.

Suspended Smith-Schuster watches on in Steelers helmet

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Pittsburgh Steelers breakout rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster was suspended for Sunday's matchup against the Baltimore Ravens, but he still dressed up for the game. Smith-Schuster was suspended one game for a violent helmet-to-helmet hit on Cincinnati

Waddle’s World: Dec. 10, 2017

Sunday, December 10th, 2017

In this week's "Waddle's World," ABC7 sports reporter Mark Giangreco and former Chicago Bear Tom Waddle talked about the Chicago Bears' 33-7 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.