This is the April 27, 2013 news archive. View today's Bengals rumors and news.
Meet the 2013 Bengals draft classAfter the Bengals finished Day 3 of the NFL draft, coach Marvin Lewis liked his class, saying Cincinnati had a "really a good group of guys who we feel good about. A productive three days."Share Tweet
Draft dries up Bradshaw’s current optionsprofootballtalk.com Apr 27, 2013On Friday, free-agent running back Ahmad Bradshaw received full clearance to resume football activities. On Friday and Saturday, all teams that had interest in Bradshaw filled their needs via draft picks. The interested teams were the Steelers, Packers,…Share TweetThe Bengals like Giovani Bernard's feel for the game and it turns out that their rookie running back also had a feel for them before they took him in the second round on Friday.Share Tweet
Bengals eye offensive backups in five and sixCincinnati offensive line coach Paul Alexander compares fifth-round draft pick Tanner Hawkinson, a guard-center from Kansas, to former Bengals and Browns standout Eric Steinbach, a nine-year NFL player.Share Tweet
AFC North: Fourth and fifth roundsESPN.com Apr 27, 2013Let's take a quick look at what the division teams did in the fourth and fifth rounds: CINCINNATI BENGALS: The Bengals added much needed speed to their linebacker group with Texas A&M's Sean Porter (fourth round). The outside linebacker is known as …Share Tweet
Porter's versatility may allow Bengals to back up MIKE, SAM; G-C in 5th; Special teams gets liftThe Bengals began Saturday opting for in the fourth round for Texas A&M linebacker Sean Porter, a guy they think might be able to back up all three spots at some point.Share TweetThe Bengals began Saturday opting for in the fourth round for Texas A&M linebacker Sean Porter, a guy they think might be able to back up all three spots at some point.Share Tweet
Bengals draft: Day 3 previewDuring the first two days the Bengals got their change-of-pace back, added a safety, got another playmaker for Andy Dalton and added some depth at defensive end. So what is the aim for today? Add more depth.Share TweetFollow along as the 2013 NFL Draft continues this afternoon with rounds 4 and 7. The Bengals selected Texas A&M linebacker Sean Porter in the fourth round.Share Tweet
Lewis sees maturation in SmithAs the Bengals closed up shop Friday night after the third round of the NFL Draft, head coach Marvin Lewis sounded like a man who knew his team is right about where he wants it.Share Tweet
Don Banks: Barkley pick proof that Kelly's no one-trick pony; more SnapsApr 27NEW YORK -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as the eventful final day of the NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall finally brought a flurry of quarterback news...
2013 NFL draft -- Draft's winners, losersApr 27The San Diego Chargers are the big winners of the 2013 draft, writes John Clayton.
2013 NFL draft - The draft's five best and five worst matchesApr 27Which players landed in great situations, and which weren't as lucky?
Jim Trotter: New Chargers GM Telesco shows backbone with Te'o pickApr 27SAN DIEGO -- Chargers owner Dean Spanos hates distractions, and though some might find this hard to believe, he does care about public perception. Like when his football people are considering a potentially controversial decision. In situations like tha…