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Gruden says Dalton “better get better”

Gruden says Dalton “better get better”

profootballtalk.com bengals.com Updated Feb 20, 2012
Quarterback Andy Dalton had a strong rookie season in 2011.  Offensive coordinator Jay Gruden doesn’t want Dalton to get complacent. “He better get better or he won’t be good enough,” Gruden told Geoff Hobson of Bengals.com, via NFL.com. “You h
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  • AFC North position rankings: Special teams

    AFC North position rankings: Special teams

    ESPN.com Feb 20, 2012
    The AFC North is running a series for the next two weeks where every position will be ranked and what needs to change will be determined. It will start with special teams, which includes everything from kickers to returners to coverage teams. SPECIAL TE…
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  • Notes: New back right at home; Whit in stat elite

    Notes: New back right at home; Whit in stat elite

    bengals.com Feb 20, 2012
    Aaron Brown Running back Aaron Brown, the newest Bengal, is in a comfortable spot and not just because his old quarterback from TCU is calling the shots nowadays. Friday turned out to be his second...
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  • Routt’s new deal expected today

    Routt’s new deal expected today

    profootballtalk.com Feb 20, 2012
    On Sunday morning, we reported that former Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt will soon be picking his next team. We now expect that decision to be finalized and formalized today. Routt has visited the Bills, Chiefs, and Bengals since being released by t…
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  • Why Pursuing Mike Wallace is Insane

    Why Pursuing Mike Wallace is Insane

    whodeyfans.com ESPN.com Feb 20, 2012
    In the past few days, Bengals nation and some media types have become aflutter with the possibility of Cincinnati making a move for Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace. Since the Steelers are tight against the salary cap, a deal could be structured that…
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  • Ex-Oakland Raiders CB Stanford Routt to join Kansas City Chiefs, source sa…

    Feb 20
    Former Oakland Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt reached agreement with the Kansas City Chiefs, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
  • Ex-Oakland Raiders CB Stanford Routt joins Kansas City Chiefs

    Feb 20
    Former Oakland Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt reached agreement with the Kansas City Chiefs.
  • NFL - Peyton Manning better off staying with Indianapolis Colts

    Feb 20
    Indianapolis is still the best place for Peyton Manning, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.
  • Peter King: A few things you may not know about the top two QBs in the dra…

    Feb 20
    It's time to meet and get to know a whole new group of NFL prospects. Starting Thursday in Indianapolis, 326 players, 750 media members and 900 agents or so will collide at the stadium the Manning brothers made famous, Lucas Oil, for the rites of passag…