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Run of the year? Giovani Bernard makes a case with sidewinding …

Run of the year? Giovani Bernard makes a case with sidewinding TD romp (GIF)

yahoo.com profootballtalk.com Updated Oct 31, 2013
Please, can Giovani Bernard play more than, um, half the snaps? The leading candidate for the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year — granted, it's a slow year on that side of the ball — has been a super playmaker for the Cincinnati Bengals this season.But…
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  • David Nelson fined for unnecessary roughness penalty

    David Nelson fined for unnecessary roughness penalty

    profootballtalk.com Oct 31, 2013
    New York Jets receiver David Nelson constantly drew the ire of cornerback Adam Jones during last week’s 49-9 victory for the Cincinnati Bengals. Jones became enraged over several blocks Nelson placed on him during the game. Jones said he deserved a fine…
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  • Bengals DT Atkins leaves with knee injury

    Bengals DT Atkins leaves with knee injury

    Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins, who was re-signed at the start of the season to a deal that will pay him $55 million, left Thursday night's game against the Miami Dolphins with a right knee injury.
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  • Lamar Miller makes a tackle-breaking, sideline-avoiding run … a…

    Lamar Miller makes a tackle-breaking, sideline-avoiding run … and then fumbles (GIF)

    yahoo.com Oct 31, 2013
    Lamar Miller is a talented, young player who flashes enough eye-opening ability to make you wonder why the Miami Dolphins coaches don't give him the ball more. On one play Thursday night against the Cincinnati Bengals, we saw Miller's career encapsulate…
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  • Dolphins hear the boos after fourth-and-1 missed field goal

    Dolphins hear the boos after fourth-and-1 missed field goal

    Dolphins fans have not been happy recently with the coaching staff’s play calling. The first quarter on Thursday night did nothing to change that. After Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake stripped the ball from Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton to set Mi…
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  • Bengals LT Whitworth inactive vs. Dolphins

    Bengals LT Whitworth inactive vs. Dolphins

    ESPN.com bengals.com Oct 31, 2013
    Cincinnati Bengals left tackle Andrew Whitworth is inactive for Thursday night's game against the Miami Dolphins because of a right knee injury and will be replaced by Anthony Collins.
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  • Mohamed Sanu, Andrew Hawkins both active for Bengals

    Mohamed Sanu, Andrew Hawkins both active for Bengals

    profootballtalk.com Oct 31, 2013
    The Cincinnati Bengals are in good shape at wide receiver. Cincinnati receiver Mohamed Sanu, who was listed as questionable for tonight’s game against the Dolphins with a shoulder injury, is active and will play. And receiver Andrew Hawkins, who missed …
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  • Dolphins announce Jonathan Martin’s out, promote Ryan Spadola f…

    Dolphins announce Jonathan Martin’s out, promote Ryan Spadola from practice squad

    profootballtalk.com Oct 31, 2013
    Dolphins tackle Jonathan Martin won’t be rejoining the team for Thursday night’s game against the Bengals. Martin has reportedly “gone AWOL” after an incident at the team’s facility this week and was originally listed as doubtful for the matchup with Ci…
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  • Analyzing Bengals-Dolphins

    Analyzing Bengals-Dolphins

    CNNSI.com Oct 31, 2013
    Winners of four straight, the Bengals are rolling. Can the Dolphins rise to the occasion Thursday and end that streak?
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  • Dalton named AFC Offensive Player of the Month

    Dalton named AFC Offensive Player of the Month

    From haters to honors, the month of October transformed the image and career arc of Andy Dalton. On Thursday, the NFL named him the AFC Offensive Player of the Month after the best four-game stretch of the quarterback's career.
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  • Double Coverage: Bengals at Dolphins

    Double Coverage: Bengals at Dolphins

    ESPN.com bengals.com Oct 31, 2013
    Two teams streaking in opposite directions will meet on Halloween night when the Miami Dolphins host the Cincinnati Bengals. The Dolphins (3-4) enter this game on a four-game losing streak, while the first-place Bengals (6-2), one of the NFL's hottest t…
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  • Don Banks: NFL Week 9 picks

    Don Banks: NFL Week 9 picks

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Oct 31, 2013
    Florida, where I grew up, is officially in a state of disgrace when it comes to the 2013 NFL season. The 0-8 Jaguars, 0-7 Bucs and 3-4 Dolphins are a combined 3-19 (.136), and since Miami beat visiting Atlanta in Week 3, the Sunshine State boys are 0-13…
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  • Gameday preview: Bengals vs. Dolphins

    Gameday preview: Bengals vs. Dolphins

    cincinnati.com Oct 31, 2013
    Joe Reedy takes an in-depth look at tonight's matchup between the Bengals and Dolphins in Miami and offers his three keys to a Bengals victory and prediction.
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  • Video - Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green 14-yard catch in overtime 00:25

    Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green 14-yard catch in overtime

    Oct 31
    Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Any Dalton finds wide receiver A.J. Green for a 14-yard pickup to the Miami Dolphins' 41-yard line in overtime.
  • Video - WK 9 Can't Miss play: Put it in reverse 00:55

    WK 9 Can't Miss play: Put it in reverse

    Oct 31
    Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard escapes traffic and rushes for an amazing 35-yard touchdown against the Miami Dolphins on "Thursday Night Football."
  • Video - Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard 3-yard touchdown 00:39

    Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard 3-yard touchdown

    Oct 31
    Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard rushes for a 3-yard touchdown.
  • Video - Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins injury 01:01

    Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins injury

    Oct 31
    Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins leaves the field with a right knee injury in the second quarter after finding himself twisted up on the bottom of a pile.

Sports Columnists

  • No new deals for Gordon Hayward of Utah Jazz or Eric Bledsoe of Phoenix Su…

    Oct 31
    Utah Jazz swingman Gordon Hayward and Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe did not get new deals before Thursday's 11:59 p.m. ET deadline and will become restricted free agents in July.
  • Biggest NFL games of Week 9 -- John Clayton's First and 10

    Oct 31
    John Clayton's First and 10: WRs are dropping like flies around the NFL. Plus, the AFC West's dominance and the mediocre Cowboys.
  • Can They Go 9-0?

    Oct 31
    Can They Go 9-0?
  • Don Banks: NFL Week 9 picks

    Oct 31
    Florida, where I grew up, is officially in a state of disgrace when it comes to the 2013 NFL season. The 0-8 Jaguars, 0-7 Bucs and 3-4 Dolphins are a combined 3-19 (.136), and since Miami beat visiting Atlanta in Week 3, the Sunshine State boys are 0-13…