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Dalton knows criticism is out there

Dalton knows criticism is out there

cincinnati.com bengals.com ESPN.com Updated Jan 7, 2013
Andy Dalton has led the Bengals to 19 regular-season wins and is the sixth quarterback to direct his team to the playoffs in his first two seasons. It is Dalton's performance in big games, especially the two in the playoffs, which have drawn the most at…
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  • Bengals weigh in on BCS title game

    Bengals weigh in on BCS title game

    cincinnati.com Jan 7, 2013
    Alabama and Notre Dame played Monday night in the BCS national championship game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami.
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  • Offense seeks one form of I.D.

    Offense seeks one form of I.D.

    bengals.com Jan 7, 2013
    Marvin Jones The way their best defensive player sees it, the youthful Bengals are starting to get some tread on them and 2013 should be a vintage year. "Next year I believe it's about time," defen...
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  • Eagles get OK to talk Jay Gruden

    Eagles get OK to talk Jay Gruden

    CNNSI.com Jan 7, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles have received permission to interview Cincinnati offensive coordinator Jay Gruden for their coaching vacancy.
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  • Notes: Crocker: 'We put it on tape'; Brown likes kicking for co…

    Notes: Crocker: 'We put it on tape'; Brown likes kicking for contender; Rey wonders if he's wanted

    bengals.com Jan 7, 2013
    Josh Brown Updated: 1-8-13, 6:30 a.m. Chris Crocker thinks he's a good enough player to be back and he thinks his team is good enough to be mentioned in the same breath with Pittsburgh and Baltimor...
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  • Baby Steps: The unholy stinkfest played by the Bengals’ off……

    Baby Steps: The unholy stinkfest played by the Bengals’ off…

    whodeyfans.com Jan 7, 2013
    The unholy stinkfest played by the Bengals’ offense in Houston on Saturday has turned Bengals fans into a far less endearing version of Bob Wiley from one of my favorite comedies, What About Bob: neurotic and intensely needy. Yes, the performance by Gru
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  • Hanigan's emergence bolsters Reds behind plate

    Hanigan's emergence bolsters Reds behind plate

    MLB.com Jan 7, 2013
    The 2012 season was one in which Reds catcher Ryan Hanigan emerged from the shadows to become more prominent than ever. It creates plenty of optimism for what he can do entering 2013.
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  • Atkins, Whitworth honored by writers

    Atkins, Whitworth honored by writers

    cincinnati.com Jan 7, 2013
    The Cincinnati Chapter of the Pro Football Writers of America today named DT Geno Atkins as the Bengals' 2012 Most Valuable Player and OT Andrew Whitworth as the recipient of the organization's annual "Good Guy" award.
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  • Bills introduce Marrone as coach

    Bills introduce Marrone as coach

    CNNSI.com Jan 7, 2013
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) It's official: Doug Marrone is the Buffalo Bills' new coach.
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  • Browns should interview Bengals' Zimmer

    Browns should interview Bengals' Zimmer

    ESPN.com Jan 7, 2013
    Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden is getting looks from the Eagles and Cardinals to be a head coach. Some may question this considering how the Bengals' offense flopped in the playoffs. My biggest question: Why isn't anyone looking at Cincinnati'…
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  • RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    CNNSI.com Jan 7, 2013
    The 2012 NFL playoffs got off to a sloppy start, but RGIII's injury was the ugliest moment of the wild-card round. So, who's to blame in D.C.? Peter King weighs in on that and more.
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  • Video - 2012: Best of A.J. Green 01:56

    2012: Best of A.J. Green

    Jan 7
    Check out the best of Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green's sophomore season in which he caught 97 receptions for 1,350 yards and 11 touchdowns.
  • Video - 2012: Best of A.J. Green 01:56

    2012: Best of A.J. Green

    Jan 7
    Check out the best of Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green's sophomore season in which he caught 97 receptions for 1,350 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL mailbag -- Carryover rules impact cap strategy

    Jan 7
    The new carryover rule changes the way teams handle the salary cap. Plus: reader questions.
  • Sources -- Dallas Mavericks to ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks plan to sign Mike James to a 10-day contract, sources said.
  • Dallas Mavericks ink veteran guard Mike James

    Jan 7
    The Mavericks have signed Mike James to a 10-day contract.
  • Peter King: RGIII injury closes the curtain on ugly Wild-Card Weekend

    Jan 7
    Before we examine the final Ray Day in Baltimore and the Shanahan-RGIII race to blame in Washington (and elsewhere) and what in the world got into Chip Kelly, this observation about Wild-Card Weekend: That was some lousy football. It got me to thinking …