• Geno Atkins grabs weekly honor

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Dec 27, 2012
    This is the first time Atkins has received this honor this season, but he is the third Bengals defensive lineman to win defensive player of the week. "It's been a big week," Atkins admitted. Besides the 2.0 sacks, Atkins had eight tackles and a forced fumble in the game. Atkins had six tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble in the Bengals’ 13-10 win, which earned them back-to-back playoff appearances for the first time since 1981-82. The defense not only forced Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger into two interceptions, one for Cincinnati's only touchdown, but held the Steelers to 95 yards rushing on 31 carries.
    • Geno Atkins wins AFC defensive player of the week honors

      The Bengals are headed back to the playoffs thanks in large part to their defensive line, and another member of that line picked up an award Thursday. Defensive tackle Geno Atkins was named AFC defensive player of the week, after last week’s postseason-
    • Atkins gets AFC defensive player of week

      Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins was named AFC defensive player of the week for the first time in his career after recording two sacks in the 13-10 win at Pittsburgh. This is the first time Atkins has received this honor this season, but he is the t…

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