This is the March 13, 2013 news archive. View today's Bengals rumors and news.
Last year at this time, linebacker Vontaze Burfict was getting beaten up by draft evaluators for his poor workouts and questionable attitude. Now, he's cashing in after proving everyone wrong. Burfict earned a league-best $299,465 in the NFL's performan…Share Tweet
The Bengals suffered their first two losses of free agency as linebacker Manny Lawson has agreed to terms with Buffalo and quarterback Bruce Gradkowski is headed to Pittsburgh.Share Tweet
Re-signing Smith remains Bengals' main focusNow that the nucleus of their defensive line is back under contract, the Bengals' next priority is to get right tackle Andre Smith locked up with a long-term deal.Share Tweetbengals.com Mar 13, 2013Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis indicated his club would like to get a deal with right tackle Andre Smith within the week and he thinks now is a good time since three major tackles have signed in free agency.Share Tweet
Wednesday's free agency quick hitsESPN.com Mar 13, 2013Here are some news and notes from around the division: RAVENS: The $1 million roster bonus for receiver-returner Jacoby Jones is expected to be picked up this week, according to The Baltimore Sun. BENGALS: The Bengals need to find a new backup quarterba…Share TweetAccording to Yahoo's! Michael Silver, Arizona's Beanie Wells was in town on Tuesday and Oakland's Mike Goodson will arrive today.Share TweetJay Hayes received some good news on Tuesday while he was on the road evaluating draft prospects. The Bengals defensive line coach heard that defensive end Robert Geathers had signed a three-year extension to remain with the club.Share Tweet