Cincinnati Sports News and Rumors
When the Bengals are introduced Sunday night in Pittsburgh, James Harrison will take the Heinz Field turf for the first time as an enemy. A building he helped transform into a haven of intimidation will welcome back a signature face of black and gold ch…
Share TweetWith the N.F.C. North up for grabs, Bears Coach Marc Trestman is sticking with Jay Cutler, who will start Sunday barring a last-minute setback.Source: nytimes.com
Bengals' Leon Hall retracing healing stepsUpdated 13 hours ago Share TweetThe recovery of Leon Hall from his left Achilles tear in November 2011 goes down as one of the most incredible rehabs those on the current Bengals medical staff ever witnessed. Two years later, after tearing his right Achilles against Detroit, he's focu…Source: cincinnati.com
Missed tackles teach Bengals D a lessonUpdated 14 hours ago Share TweetCINCINNATI -- When members of the Cincinnati Bengals' defense showed up Wednesday morning to review film from last Sunday's game against the Colts, they were in for a surprise. Defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer only wanted to show them eight plays from …Share TweetCINCINNATI -- Twitter can be a pro athlete's worst nightmare, if he allows it to be. Just ask Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton about the obscenities he's had to sift through on his own feed for part of the past month and a half. "There are times whe…Share TweetAndrew Whitworth, the de facto Bengals offensive captain, turned 32 Thursday, and the best birthday gift for him is a bunch of running plays Sunday.Share TweetAndrew Whitworth, the de facto Bengals offensive captain, turned 32 Thursday, and the best birthday gift for him is a bunch of running plays Sunday.Share TweetPITTSBURGH -- Left tackle Kelvin Beachum practiced for a second consecutive day and remained on track to return Sunday night against the visiting Cincinnati Bengals. Beachum (knee), right guard David DeCastro (foot) and wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery (…Share TweetQuarterback calls. Sometimes I think coaching in the NFL is all about quarterback calls all the time. Green Bay has to decide if its injured starter will be ready in time to save the season. Chicago has to decide if it's better to stick with the hot han…Source: CNNSI.com
Biggest NFL games of Week 15 -- John Clayton's First and 10Updated 24 hours ago Share TweetJohn Clayton's First and 10: The Bengals and several other playoff contenders hit the road for potentially tough matchups.
Unflappable: Andy Dalton's progression continues to mirror the…Updated Dec 12 (yesterday) Share TweetAndy Dalton's progression continues to mirror the NFL's top quarterbacks. Will the Bengals running game put him over the top?
Source: Yanks nix Gardner-for-Phillips dealUpdated Dec 12 (yesterday) Share TweetThe New York Yankees rejected the Cincinnati Reds' trade offer of All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips for outfielder Brett Gardner, a source told ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand, confirming multiple reports.Share TweetThe Reds and Yankees have held trade talks regarding All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips, MLB.com confirmed via an industry source on Wednesday night.Source: MLB.com
Zimmer won't tolerate missed tacklesUpdated Dec 11 (yesterday) Share TweetThe defensive film review from Sunday's game against Indianapolis didn't last long, according to the players who endured it. Vontaze Burfict estimated about eight plays made the cut.Source: cincinnati.com
Matchup of the Game: Bengals try to fend off red-hot BrownUpdated Dec 11 (yesterday) Share TweetThe biggest offensive threat for Big Ben has a track record vs. the Bengals.
Leon Hall still targets training camp returnUpdated Dec 11 (yesterday) Share TweetCINCINNATI -- Most times when Leon Hall walks through the Cincinnati Bengals' locker room these days, reporters are absent. Wednesday was a rare exception. As the cornerback and his booted right foot breezed through around midday after another weekday r…Share TweetJoin our ESPN.com NFL experts as they break down the Cincinnati Bengals' visit to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET. And, be sure to visit our NFL Nation Blitz page for commentary from every game, …Share TweetCINCINNATI -- After suffering an MCL sprain Sunday against the Colts, Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman was expected to miss this week's practices. On Monday, ESPN's Chris Mortensen reported that Newman would be out this week and that he coul…
Bengals spread holiday cheerUpdated Dec 11 (yesterday) Share TweetThe Bengals are bringing some holiday magic to Greater Cincinnati children.
Flipping the switch: Flipping the switch with Andrew Whitworth at Lear…Updated Dec 11 (2 days ago) Share TweetFlipping the switch with Andrew Whitworth at Learning is Cool.
Countdown Daily Prediction: CIN-PITDec 12The NFL Live crew make their picks for Cincinnati at Pittsburgh.
Joba Joins Tigers In 1-Year DealDec 12Jon Sciambi and Jim Bowden discuss the Tigers' decision to sign Joba Chamberlain, what Michael Morse brings to the Giants and review some notable free agents still available.
Inside the Huddle: BengalsDec 12Bengal Andrew Whitworth's switch to LG opening bigger holes for RB Giovani Bernard.
Inside the Huddle with John ClaytonDec 12John Clayton goes deep on all four downs. Topics: Bengal Andrew Whitworth's switch to LG opening bigger holes for RB Giovani Bernard. Viking Cordarrelle Patterson on pace to break NFL record for kickoff return average. Taller, athletic WRs are the fu
Are The Broncos Busted?Dec 13Seventeen days left in the regular season, and my Seattle-New England Super Bowl pick is looking good, with both controlling conference home field through the playoffs in the wake of San Diego’s 27-20 win at Denver on Thursday night. But the story of th…
Don Banks: NFL Week 15 picksDec 12Quarterback calls. Sometimes I think coaching in the NFL is all about quarterback calls all the time. Green Bay has to decide if its injured starter will be ready in time to save the season. Chicago has to decide if it's better to stick with the hot han…
They're Dangerous, and Knocking on the DoorDec 12They're Dangerous, and Knocking on the Door
New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors talking trade againDec 12The Raptors, fresh off the weekend deal that dispatched Rudy Gay to Sacramento, are trying to construct a trade that routes point guard Kyle Lowry to the Knicks, according to sources with knowledge of the discussions.