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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.Upvote Share Tweet
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips shouted obscenities Wednesday night at a newspaper reporter who commented on the star's sagging on-base percentage.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 28, 2013Coming 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Consistent baserunning mistakes frustrate BakerThe 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.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Aug 28, 2013St. Louis and the Reds are in solid playoff position, but it's the Cards and Adam Wainwright who are eyeing a sweep.Upvote Share Tweet
Walkthrough: Collinsworth on Bengals, AFC Northcincinnati.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.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Aug 28, 2013Dez 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…Upvote Share Tweet
James Harrison puts on show for HBOPITTSBURGH -- 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Reedy's recap of "Hard Knocks" Episode 4cincinnati.com Aug 28, 2013So 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.Upvote Share TweetThe 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Bengals links: Both tackles eyeing openerHere 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…Upvote Share Tweetbengals.com Aug 28, 2013The Bengals coaching staff continued to get top billing in the HBO series Hard Knocks.Upvote Share TweetThe 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…Upvote Share TweetManager 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Inside 'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Terence Newman on roster cutsAug 28Cincinnati 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.
'Hard Knocks': Cincinnati Bengals LB James Harrison, arm-wrestling championAug 28Cincinnati 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."
Wainwright Exits In 2nd Inning of 10-0 LossAug 28Adam Wainwright surrendered nine runs over just two innings as the Reds blanked the Cardinals 10-0.
Sources -- Milwaukee Bucks near deal to acquire Caron Butler from Phoenix …Aug 29The 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.
Full-Speed Ahead in 2013; Tim McGraw's TitansAug 28Full-Speed Ahead in 2013; Tim McGraw's Titans