This is the April 29, 2013 news archive. View today's Bengals rumors and news.
The Titans started the process of filling in some post-draft gaps by bringing in three veteran free agents. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, former Bears defensive end Israel Idonije and former Bengals cornerback Jason Allen visited with th…
Burkhead's Bengals debut presidentialUpdated Apr 29 Share TweetFair to say that Nebraska running back Rex Burkhead is the first rookie in Bengals history to start his NFL career in the Oval Office.
The Law Firm welcomes new partnersUpdated Apr 29 Share TweetOnce upon a time in a talented Paul Brown Stadium locker room not that far away, adding another playmaker or two would have ignited a media mushroom cloud of dissent among the other playmaker or two. But not in the Bengals locker room of 2013.Share TweetBengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis knows firsthand the benefit of two strong tight ends. And after playing with Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez in New England, he thinks the Bengals might have something similar with Jermaine Gresham and first…Share TweetSince the draft started on Thursday, the Bengals have re-signed tackle Andre Smith and drafted four skill position players and three offensive linemen. That’s made for an offense that looks considerably different from the one we saw when the Bengals lasShare TweetLet's break down the Cincinnati Bengals' 2013 draft: FIRST-ROUND SPOTLIGHT: Not saying this has been bad, but the Bengals have been predictable in past drafts. Drafting tight end Jermaine Gresham (2010) and wide receiver A.J. Green (2011) in the first r…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetBengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis lived the two tight-end set during his New England days, and sees similarities with Jermaine Gresham and Tyler Eifert in Cincinnati.
Doc's Morning Line: Thoughts on Bengals draftUpdated Apr 29 Share TweetFor the first time since the Bengals took Carson Palmer, I made a return trip to PBS, a second-day slog to the scene of the "excitement."Source: cincinnati.com
NFL Draft RecapApr 29Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay identify the teams that drafted well.
NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?Apr 29Because of his skills and the evolution of the quarterback position, Johnny Manziel could be the most fascinating player in the 2014 NFL draft, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
Peter King: Inside the Rams' war room and more draft thoughtsApr 29ST. LOUIS -- When you spend a round in a team's war room, as I did Thursday night with the Rams, you understand why so many players, coaches, scouts and executives are magnetized to this game and cannot give it up.