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After solid game, Bengals roster cuts now cloudy
Last week Marvin Lewis said he could easily cut the Bengals roster to 60. After Thursday night's 34-10 win over Atlanta in the preseason opener, many are wondering if he might want to expand that a bit.Upvote Share Tweet
Half of the NFL is in action on Friday night, so the morning and afternoon was fairly quiet around the league. So quiet that the Atlanta Falcons made the league's only transaction, signing rookie offensive lineman Jeff Nady, placing guard Mike Johnson o…Upvote Share Tweetbengals.com Updated Aug 9, 2013The Bengals will hold their second Paul Brown Stadium Family Night of training camp on Sunday, with gates opening at 5 p.m., and practice from 6-8.Upvote Share TweetJosh Johnson and Dane Sanzenbacher were among the stars in the 34-10 win over Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
Catching up on Hard Knocks, for freeprofootballtalk.com Updated Aug 9, 2013I don’t have HBO, so I don’t see Hard Knocks when it debuts. (MDS is the official PFT Hard Knocks correspondent. Because unlike me he’s not too cheap to get HBO.) But I had to see the first episode of the new season, since the show includes Bengals defe…Upvote Share Tweetbengals.com Updated Aug 9, 2013Thursday night's 34-10 win in the preseason opener against the Falcons seemed to indicate the Bengals have more than 53 players.Upvote Share Tweet
Doc: Bengals 'great' in Fake Game 1The Men were a Good Thing last night, in Fake Football Game No. 1. Josh Johnson might have eliminated any suspense as to who will be the backup to Andy Dalton.Upvote Share Tweet
Bengals' first-unit offense, defense good and badFor the Bengals' first units on offense and defense, there were good and bad things to take away from Thursday night's preseason opener in Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
Schaffer inspired in return to actionFinally, Thursday, J.K. Schaffer's chance to make plays under the lights returned. And, as has been the case many times before for the three-time leading tackler for the UC Bearcats, Schaffer took full advantage.Upvote Share Tweet
Pre Week 1: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Atlanta Falcons highlightsAug 9The Cincinnati Bengals exploded on offense as they easily defeat the Atlanta Falcons 34-10 in Week 1 of preseason action.
Don Banks: Kenny Vaccaro, Kennan Lewis at heart of rebuilt Saints secondar…Aug 9METAIRIE, La. -- The rehabilitation and remaking of a New Orleans defense that was historically generous last season includes more than just the injection of confidence and aggressiveness supplied by new Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Creative c…
2013 NFL training camp - New targets not slowing Tom BradyAug 9Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the New England Patriots' training camp.
Chadiha: Will Pats get Welker's point?Aug 9Expect Wes Welker to back up his sharp words for his old team, the Patriots, with big plays for his new team, the Broncos.