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A Hard Knocks Life: We are in a small conference room in three …

A Hard Knocks Life: We are in a small conference room in three rows o…

bengals.com Updated Aug 28, 2013
We are in a small conference room in three rows of chairs just above the Ohio River on the Kentucky side and most of the crew of about 30 that shot that 50-minute piece for HBO is doing what America is doing: seeing Hard Knocks for the first time.
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  • Reds' Phillips lashes out at reporter over OBP

    Reds' Phillips lashes out at reporter over OBP

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips shouted obscenities Wednesday night at a newspaper reporter who commented on the star's sagging on-base percentage.
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  • Brandon Phillips unleashes tirade on Cincinnati Enquirer baseba…

    Brandon Phillips unleashes tirade on Cincinnati Enquirer baseball writer

    yahoo.com Aug 28, 2013
    Coming off two critical losses to the division rival St. Louis Cardinals, frustrations were running high in the Cincinnati Reds clubhouse prior to Wednesday night's series finale. In particular, second baseman Brandon Phillips was on a bit of a rampage …
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  • Consistent baserunning mistakes frustrate Baker

    Consistent baserunning mistakes frustrate Baker

    MLB.com Aug 28, 2013
    The baserunning gaffe by Reds shortstop Zack Cozart in the fourth inning of a 6-1 Reds loss on Tuesday was not an isolated incident to manager Dusty Baker.
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  • Wainwright and the Cardinals take on the Reds

    Wainwright and the Cardinals take on the Reds

    CNNSI.com Aug 28, 2013
    St. Louis and the Reds are in solid playoff position, but it's the Cards and Adam Wainwright who are eyeing a sweep.
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  • Walkthrough: Collinsworth on Bengals, AFC North

    Walkthrough: Collinsworth on Bengals, AFC North

    cincinnati.com Aug 28, 2013
    "I think I know what the Bengals are going to be, I'm not sure what Baltimore is going to be," said former Bengal Cris Collinsworth in a conference call Tuesday.
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  • Dez Bryant is finally ready to take off as a pass-catching star…

    Dez Bryant is finally ready to take off as a pass-catching star for the Cowboys

    CNNSI.com Aug 28, 2013
    Dez Bryant is not just sorry. He is calling from his Bentley to let a reporter know that he is "super, super, super, super sorry" -- roughly one super for each hour that he is overdue for an interview and photo shoot that he agreed to a week e…
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  • James Harrison puts on show for HBO

    James Harrison puts on show for HBO

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    PITTSBURGH -- Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker James Harrison has become an unwitting star of the HBO series “Hard Knocks,” for the same reason that defined him in Pittsburgh as much as his teeth-rattling hits. He is intimidating and ornery, and th…
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  • Reedy's recap of "Hard Knocks" Episode 4

    Reedy's recap of "Hard Knocks" Episode 4

    cincinnati.com Aug 28, 2013
    So who had money on Jay Gruden dropping nine F bombs in a pep talk and Mike Zimmer having none? If you did, you just cashed in on the equivalent of a 99-1 shot winning at Turfway.
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  • Bengals season prediction: 10-6

    Bengals season prediction: 10-6

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    The Cincinnati Bengals will make history this year. Not Super Bowl history, but an unprecedented team accomplishment. The Bengals will solidify themselves as one of the best young teams in the NFL by going to the playoffs for a third straight year, some…
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  • Bengals links: Both tackles eyeing opener

    Bengals links: Both tackles eyeing opener

    ESPN.com Aug 28, 2013
    Here are the morning headlines involving the Cincinnati Bengals: Left tackle Andrew Whitworth has missed all three preseason games while recovering from knee surgery, but he hopes to play in the Sept. 8 opener at Chicago, according to The Cincinnati Enq…
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  • Coaches continue to star

    Coaches continue to star

    bengals.com Aug 28, 2013
    The Bengals coaching staff continued to get top billing in the HBO series Hard Knocks.
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  • Cards continue to win behind Kelly, pad Central lead

    Cards continue to win behind Kelly, pad Central lead

    MLB.com Aug 28, 2013
    The Cardinals continue to win when Joe Kelly is on the mound, with Tuesday's 6-1 victory over the Reds the latest in Kelly's growing list of quality starts. The victory, which came in front of 35,201 fans at Busch Stadium, improves the Cardinals to 10-4…
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  • Missed chances, miscues cost Reds in loss to Cards

    Missed chances, miscues cost Reds in loss to Cards

    MLB.com Aug 28, 2013
    Manager Dusty Baker tried to paint the archnemesis as normal on Tuesday afternoon. "You have to realize they put their pants on the same way we do," Baker said. That might be true, but by Tuesday evening, it was again clear who has been wearin…
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  • Video - Inside 'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman on roster cuts 07:51

    Inside 'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman on roster cuts

    Aug 28
    Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman breaks down the latest episode of "Hard Knocks" and talks about one of the hardest things about training camp, roster cuts.
  • Video - 'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals LB James Harrison, arm-wrestling champion 02:04

    'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals LB James Harrison, arm-wrestling champion

    Aug 28
    Cincinnati Bengals rookie Jordan Campbell thinks he's strong. Is he strong enough to arm wrestle James Harrison? Find out in this exclusive clip from "Hard Knocks."
  • Video - Wainwright Exits In 2nd Inning of 10-0 Loss 00:32

    Wainwright Exits In 2nd Inning of 10-0 Loss

    Aug 28
    Adam Wainwright surrendered nine runs over just two innings as the Reds blanked the Cardinals 10-0.

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  • Sources -- Milwaukee Bucks near deal to acquire Caron Butler from Phoenix …

    Aug 29
    The Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns are in advanced discussions on a trade that would send Wisconsin native Caron Butler to his home-state team, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
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    Aug 28
    Full-Speed Ahead in 2013; Tim McGraw's Titans