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The No. 1 goal of the night for the Bengals in the final preseason game was to emerge healthy. Unfortunately for the team and Emmanuel Lamur, that didn't happen.Share Tweet
Nats homer thrice in four-hit shutout of MarlinsThe Nationals used the long ball, hitting three homers, and blanked the Marlins, 9-0, at Nationals Park on Thursday night. The Nats swept the three-game series and are now 6 1/2 games behind the Reds for the second and final National League Wild Card sp…Share Tweet
Whitworth, Dunlap, Andre Smith out for finalebengals.com Aug 29, 2013The Bengals made it official 90 minutes before Thursday night's preseason finale against the Colts at Paul Brown Stadium and shelved left tackle Andrew Whitworth and left end Carlos Dunlap. That me...Share TweetThe NFL and more than 4,500 former players want to resolve concussion-related lawsuits with a $765 million settlement that would fund medical exams, concussion-related compensation and medical research, a federal judge said Thursday.Share Tweet
Bengals Walkthrough: Final preseason game editionBengals host the Colts in the final preseason game (thank goodness) at 7 p.m. at Paul Brown Stadium. Final cuts come Saturday and must be in by 6 p.m.Share Tweet
Bengals' final preseason game is fight for livelihoodOn the excitement scale, the final preseason game barely registers a ripple, unless you are one of those guys on the bubble fighting for one of the final spots on the 53-man roster or the practice squad.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Aug 29, 2013C. Trent Rosecrans, the Reds beat writer for the Cincinnati Enquirer, and Brandon Phillips seem to have a little beef going on. Rosecrans has been critical of Phillips's on-base percentage and Phillips apparently thinks Rosecrans is a motherfucker. Read…Share TweetReds second baseman Brandon Phillips launched into a pair obscenity-filled tirades against a Cincinnati newspaper reporter inside the team's clubhouse before Wednesday's game.Share TweetThe Reds opened up a huge early lead Wednesday, supported by Jay Bruce's five RBIs, and Homer Bailey protected it well on their way to a 10-0 win against the Cardinals. The victory avoided a three-game series sweep for Cincinnati, which inched to 3 1/2 …Share Tweet
The Hunt for the NL Centralgrantland.com Aug 29, 2013Three games into the biggest stretch of their season, the Cardinals have taken two out of three against the Reds, seizing first place in the NL Centra...Share Tweet
Bengals Cruise To WinAug 29Josh Johnson played well for the Bengals in his bid to win the backup quarterback job.
Peerman 22-yard runAug 29Cincinnati Bengals running back Cedric Peerman makes a nice cut to break free for a 22-yard gain late in the first quarter.
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones 3-yard TD catchAug 29Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Josh Johnson lobs the ball up for wide receiver Marvin Jones who makes a nice grab for a 3-yard touchdown.
Don Banks: Former players: Devil is in the details with NFL concussion set…Aug 29Don't try telling former NFL players union president Kevin Mawae that Thursday's concussion litigation settlement was an even-handed resolution to the most contentious and significant issue facing the sport as the NFL's 2013 regular season looms.