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Bengals top Packers--Get Back on the Bandwagon
After the Cincinnati Bengals lost a heartbreaker to Denver in Week One, the national media was already burying the Bengals' 2009 season. Colin Cowherd of ESPNRadio took great joy in reminding Bengaldom how bad their franchise has been for two decades. Power rankings p...
5 years ago   |   Bengals top Packers--Get Back on the Bandwagon ( 1 )
Bengals halfway there for Houshmandzadeh
Just this week, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh predicted the winless Bengals would chalk up two victories before the year was over. Thanks to the team's sudden ability to run and stop the run, the Bengals got halfway there in Week 9 with a 21-19...
5 years, 11 months ago   |   Bengals halfway there for Houshmandzadeh ( 1 )
   Bengals rush offense showing signs of life
In quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick's first three starts for the Cincinnati Bengals, he was the team's leading rusher. That streak was broken Sunday, when running back Cedric Benson -- who wasn't informed he would start against the Pittsburgh Steelers until right before t...
6 years ago   |   Bengals rush offense showing signs of life ( 1 )
Ocho Cinco says his offseason is causing his off season
According to loquacious Bengals wide receiver Chad Ocho Cinco, it's not the slew of injuries or sagging offense that has led to the worst start of his career. He thinks it's punishment for demanding a trade during the offseason. Ocho Cinco told reporters Wednesday t...
6 years ago   |   Ocho Cinco says his offseason is causing his off season ( 2 )
Palmer looking at Tommy John surgery?
As the Bengals gathered in their locker room before leaving New York with another loss in hand Sunday, quarterback Carson Palmer told reporters he was staying in town to visit with Dr. David Altchek - a New York-based orthopedic surgeon in the Sports Medicine and Should...
6 years ago   |   Palmer looking at Tommy John surgery? ( 4 )
Palmer’s elbow not getting any better
After starting every game since returning from a horrific knee injury in 2006, Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer can't shake a strained elbow on his passing arm. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis confirmed Saturday that Palmer will miss his second start in the team's last th...
6 years ago   |   Palmer’s elbow not getting any better ( 2 )
Bengals gain a running back, lose a linebacker
The return of wide receiver Chris Henry forced the Cincinnati Bengals to cut running back Kenny Watson before their Week 5 showdown with Dallas. They knew they wanted to re-sign him after the game, but they didn't want to do that for the sake of a suspension. The B...
6 years ago   |   Bengals gain a running back, lose a linebacker ( 1 )
Palmer needs to play to keep team in order
Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer is adamant about starting Sunday at Dallas. According to Shannon Russell's blog from the Cincinnati Enquirer, Palmer didn't practice much Thursday, but he says his inflamed right elbow feels better; he expects to play Sunday. For th...
6 years ago   |   Palmer needs to play to keep team in order ( 2 )
Bengals sign Benson, place Dorsey on IR
The Bengals signed running back Cedric Benson on Tuesday; to make room for the ex-Bear, they put fellow RB DeDe Dorsey on injured reserve after he suffered a hamstring injury in Sunday's 20-12 loss to Cleveland. After two arrests, one for driving under the influence a...
6 years ago   |   Bengals sign Benson, place Dorsey on IR ( 4 )
Palmer’s injury could make Bengals’ season worse
With Cincinnati losing at home to Cleveland, 20-12, on Sunday, the season looks bleak already for the 0-4 Bengals. Judging by quarterback Carson Palmer's elbow injury, it may get even worse. Mark Curnette of the Cincinnati Enquirer quoted Palmer as saying "hopefully I...
6 years ago   |   Palmer’s injury could make Bengals’ season worse ( 4 )
Bengals improving going into showdown with Cleveland
Cincinnati right guard Bobbie Williams made an optimistic observation about the state of the Bengals' offensive line in Tuesday's edition of the Cincinnati Enquirer. "There's nothing but upside." After allowing nine sacks in three games, and leaving quarterback Cars...
6 years ago   |   Bengals improving going into showdown with Cleveland ( 2 )
Palmer dismisses former Steelers coach’s comments
Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer rejected former Steelers coach Bill Cowher's comments that Bengals head man Marvin Lewis has lost control of the locker room, writes the Cincinnati Enquirer's Mark Curnette. Curnette quotes Palmer: "What somebody says on the outside -...
6 years, 1 month ago   |   Palmer dismisses former Steelers coach’s comments ( 2 )
Cincinnati welcomes Ocho Cinco to its roster
The Bengals have formally announced their newly named wide receiver - Chad Ocho Cinco. Both the team and the NFL have recognized the player formerly known as Chad Johnson has a new name; as a result, his entry on the Bengals' official roster and the nameplate on the ba...
6 years, 1 month ago   |   Cincinnati welcomes Ocho Cinco to its roster ( 7 )
Fan Pulse: Bengals bringing back a familiar suspended player
Let it be known in Cincinnati, unlawful acts by members of its football team will not be tolerated any longer unless the club suffers a rash of injuries to its wide receiving unit. According to sources close to Cincinnati Enquirer reporter Mark Curnette, the Bengals w...
6 years, 2 months ago   |   Fan Pulse: Bengals bringing back a familiar suspended player ( 5 )
Fan Pulse: That’s Mr. Ocho Cinco to you
The receiver usually known as Chad Johnson is best known for his antics, off the field as well as on it. He may have struck gold with his rumored newest idea. Pro Football Talk's Michael David Smith wrote Tuesday that Johnson may be considering legally changing his...
6 years, 2 months ago   |   Fan Pulse: That’s Mr. Ocho Cinco to you ( 5 )
Fan Pulse: Palmer defies Buckeyes
Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer is not one to abide by the notion that some things are better left unsaid. Palmer told Sports Illustrated in September of 2006 of his particular disdain of then Super Bowl champion Pittsburgh. "I hate them," Palmer says of the Steelers...
6 years, 3 months ago   |   Fan Pulse: Palmer defies Buckeyes ( 4 )
Bengals and seventh-round DE Craig agree on contract
The Bengals signed seventh-round defensive end Angelo Craig to a four-year deal, the team announced. No financial terms were announced. Craig, from the University of Cincinnati, weighs in at 240 pounds, and could see some time at outside linebacker in Marvin Lewis' 3-...
6 years, 3 months ago   |   Bengals and seventh-round DE Craig agree on contract ( 3 )
Bengals sign three draft picks
Cincinnati signed three of its 10 draft picks on Monday, coming to terms with DT Jason Shirley, TE Matt Sherry and WR Mario Urrutia. Shirley was a fifth-round pick out of Nebraska, Sherry a sixth-rounder out of Villanova, and Urrutia, from Louisville, was a seventh-ro...
6 years, 3 months ago   |   Bengals sign three draft picks ( 1 )
Fan Pulse: Bengals fans debate how much breaking out RT Andrews will do in 2008
CBS Sportsline's Pete Prisco named Bengals right tackle Stacy Andrews the No. 1 player to watch in his Breakout 30 list. The only issue among Bengals fans posting on Bengals Zone is whether he's going to start over veteran Willie Anderson. Andrews was given the fran...
6 years, 3 months ago   |   Fan Pulse: Bengals fans debate how much breaking out RT Andrews will do in 2008 ( 3 )
Bengals sign Peko to five-year extension
The Bengals came to an agreement with DT Domata Peko on a five-year contract extension worth $29.3 million. Peko, a fourth-round draft choice in 2006 out of Michigan State, started all 16 games last season for the Bengals. Commentary: Peko is Bengals coach Marvin Le...
6 years, 4 months ago   |   Bengals sign Peko to five-year extension ( 7 )