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First look at Bengals-Cowboys

First look at Bengals-Cowboys

cincinnati.com Updated Dec 4, 2012
Joe Reedy looks ahead to the Bengals' Week 14 showdown with the Cowboys at Paul Brown Stadium.
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  • Bengals place Sanu on IR

    Bengals place Sanu on IR

    profootballtalk.com Dec 4, 2012
    Bengals receiver Mohamed Sanu has developed into the team’s best receiver not named A.J. Green. The Bengals will now have to navigate the rest of the season without the rookie from Rutgers. He has been placed on injured reserve, after suffering a foot i
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  • Baseball America names Reds Organization of Year

    Baseball America names Reds Organization of Year

    MLB.com Dec 4, 2012
    The Reds received prestigious recognition on Tuesday, when they were named the 2012 Organization of the Year by Baseball America.
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  • AFC North quarterback report card

    AFC North quarterback report card

    ESPN.com Dec 4, 2012
    A look at how the quarterbacks around the division fared in Week 13: Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals Stats: 25-for-39 (64.1 percent) for 211 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. Comment: Dalton once again had problems with interceptions after not…
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  • Bengals playoffs Q&A

    Bengals playoffs Q&A

    cincinnati.com Dec 4, 2012
    With four weeks left to go and trying to peer into the crystal ball, Joe Reedy answers some of the common Bengals playoff questions that have started to come up.
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  • Dusty Baker: Billy Hamilton ‘has a few things to learn about ba…

    Dusty Baker: Billy Hamilton ‘has a few things to learn about baseball’ before promotion

    yahoo.com Dec 4, 2012
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - No matter how fast he might be, please hold your horses regarding top prospect Billy Hamilton helping the Cincinnati Reds in a meaningful way in 2013. When asked about him at the winter meetings on Monday, manager Dusty Baker put up
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  • Green-Ellis again a nominee for FedEx Ground NFL Player of Week

    Green-Ellis again a nominee for FedEx Ground NFL Player of Week

    bengals.com Dec 4, 2012
      VOTE HERE: Green-Ellis for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week   Green-Ellis For the third consecutive week Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis has been named by the NFL as one of th...
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  • Defense kicks into gear for Cowboys

    Defense kicks into gear for Cowboys

    bengals.com Dec 4, 2012
    Leon Hall Bengals cornerback Terence Newman, left for dead in the town square by the Cowboys after last season, finds himself having a solid year in the middle of a playoff run that conjures up mem...
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  • Zimmer: Defense takes step back

    Zimmer: Defense takes step back

    cincinnati.com Dec 4, 2012
    Earlier in the season, there was a lot of angst about the state of the Bengals defense due to the amount of yards, big plays and points they were giving up.
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  • I Suck at Football, Week 13: Human Kindness Is Overflowing

    I Suck at Football, Week 13: Human Kindness Is Overflowing

    grantland.com Dec 4, 2012
    "WheelsUp ... Back to Cali on a business trip," the Cincinnati Bengals' Vontaze Burfict (born in Los Angeles in 1990) tells his 4,862 Twitter follower...
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  • Video - Todd Frazier: Jersey Strong 04:26

    Todd Frazier: Jersey Strong

    Dec 4
    Buster Olney profiles Reds 3B Todd Frazier, who is doing his part to help the residents of Toms River, N.J., recover from Hurricane Sandy.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Costly losses give Ravens, Bears something to worry about in ra…

    Dec 4
    Week 13 in the NFL had its requisite amount of 16 losers -- and, yes, we know the Rams and 49ers nearly tied once again -- but nobody in the league lost more ground than the Bears and Ravens, both of whom were upset at home on Sunday by six-win teams, d…
  • Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; ma…

    Dec 4
    LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…
  • Clayton mailbag: Most disappointing teams of 2012

    Dec 4
    Before each season, experts try to pick the surprise teams. But these teams surprised us by being disappointing, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King: RGIII helps overcome Giants as Redskins gain ground in NFC Eas…

    Dec 4
    LANDOVER, Md. -- A few minutes after Washington's 17-16 victory over the Giants on Monday night made the NFC East a competition instead of a rout with four games to play, the raucous crowd of 80,000 at FedEx Field couldn't get enough of its hero. "…