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Bengals Michael Johnson talks 'Sound FX' spot

Bengals Michael Johnson talks 'Sound FX' spot

cincinnati.com Updated Sep 20, 2012
Michael Johnson balked initially when NFL Films approached him last week about wearing a microphone for last Sunday's game against Cleveland. The Bengals' defensive end changed his mind and agreed to it but when no one came to him before the game to rem…
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  • Matchup of the Game: Robert Geathers BENGALS LE ROBERT GEATHERS…

    Matchup of the Game: Robert Geathers BENGALS LE ROBERT GEATHERS VS. RE…

    bengals.com Sep 20, 2012
    Robert Geathers BENGALS LE ROBERT GEATHERS VS. REDSKINS QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III: It turns out that RG III is going to meet RG II Sunday (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 12) when the beleaguered Bengals d...
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  • What is wrong with the defense?

    What is wrong with the defense?

    bengalsgab.com Sep 20, 2012
    Mike Zimmer has another daunting task ahead with this defense. Many questions have been asked of the Cincinnati Bengals defense, a unit that has allowed  71 points, 44 in the second half, through two games this season. Defensive coordinator answered the…
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  • Week Two Hit List: That breeze that blew through Bengaldom this…

    Week Two Hit List: That breeze that blew through Bengaldom this week…

    whodeyfans.com Sep 20, 2012
    That breeze that blew through Bengaldom this week wasn’t a tornado, but a collective sigh of relief as the team managed to-just barely-beat an outmanned and outgunned Browns squad at PBS in the home opener.  The Bengals were able to win the game wh
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  • Notes: Binns to eye middle? WILL 101 for Tez; Hall sits out

    Notes: Binns to eye middle? WILL 101 for Tez; Hall sits out

    bengals.com Sep 20, 2012
    Armon Binns Updated: 7:35 p.m. After Rams wide receiver Danny Amendola ran Wes Welker-like through the Redskins creases and zones for 15 catches and 160 yards last week, Washington cornerback DeAng...
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  • New ticket pack for Steelers, Dolphins games now available

    New ticket pack for Steelers, Dolphins games now available

    bengals.com Sep 20, 2012
    The Bengals have begun offering a new 2012 Ticket Pack, with the Oct. 7 Miami and Oct. 21 Pittsburgh games offered together at savings over single-game prices.Designated as Pack E, the offer is no...
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  • Dunlap’s return could give Bengals shot in the arm

    Dunlap’s return could give Bengals shot in the arm

    profootballtalk.com Sep 20, 2012
    The Cincinnati Bengals’ inability to generate pass pressure off the edge through two games has exposed an already vulnerable secondary as one of the league’s poorest units. Joe Flacco of the Ravens and previously-overwhelmed rookie Brandon Weeden of t
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  • Wake-up call: Retractable roof for Browns?

    Wake-up call: Retractable roof for Browns?

    ESPN.com Sep 20, 2012
    I'm old school at heart so I'm not a fan of artificial surfaces or domed stadiums in football. Two teams in the division already play on the fake stuff (the Ravens and Bengals) and now the Browns are exploring the possibility of adding a roof to their s…
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  • Young guns on display

    Young guns on display

    bengals.com Sep 20, 2012
    Andy Dalton You'd like to say for the sake of the storyline that Sunday's game in the Washington D.C. environs (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 12) pits two Texas gunslingers ambling into a shootout wh...
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  • Video - Preview: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Washington Redskins 02:09

    Preview: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Washington Redskins

    Sep 20
    NFL Films previews the Week 3 matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Washington Redskins.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Bengals-Redskins 00:38

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Bengals-Redskins

    Sep 20
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Cincinnati at Washington

Sports Columnists

  • John Clayton's Last Call

    Sep 20
    Upsets. Overtime thrillers. Questionable officiating. Yes, it was one wacky Sunday, writes John Clayton.
  • Jim Trotter: Crabtree ensuring 49ers don't forget about him in passing gam…

    Sep 20
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- In the 49ers' run-based offense, opportunities in the passing game are limited, particularly when split among a handful of capable receivers. Michael Crabtree knows this, but at the same time he doesn't accept it.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 3 -- John Clayton's First & 10

    Sep 20
    Parity? Balance? Please. The NFC has more heavy hitters and is clearly becoming the superior conference, writes John Clayton.
  • The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL Pick: Here's Your Skunk of the Week

    Sep 20
    Welcome to the Thursday Skunk of the Week, in which I spray my stink on an unsuspecting team that probably felt great about their chances until I beca...