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Steelers Vs Bengals X Factor: Bud Dupree

As we will do every Saturday to get you ready for the week’s game, our X Factor of the week. Sometimes it’s a player, unit, concept, or scheme. What will make or break the Pittsburgh Steelers as they play host to the Cincinnati Bengals. X Factor: Bud Dupree After missing Week One…


Bengals Believe Andre Smith Has ‘Chance To Be A Terrific Guard’

When it comes to Cincinnati Bengals offensive lineman Andre Smith, who reunited with the team that drafted him after spending just one injury-plagued year in Minnesota, familiar surroundings belie a change of pace. Due to their free agency losses, Cincinnati is looking to plug their former right tackle at guard….


Bengals Plan To Move Andre Smith To Guard To Replace Zeitler

When the Cincinnati Bengals ended up losing out on left tackle Andrew Whitworth in free agency, that compounded with the fact that their two young tackles from the top of the 2015 draft class struggled enough to be benched last season led everybody to assume that their decision to reunite…


Bengals Sign Free Agent LB Kevin Minter On Saturday

The Cincinnati Bengals have lost a few of their own 2017 unrestricted free agents to other teams so far this offseason but on Saturday they signed one from another team and he’s a former second-round draft pick. According to Jim Owczarski of the Cincinnati Enquirer, the Bengals signed linebacker Kevin…




Bengals Low-Key Benched C Russell Bodine In Second Half Sunday

The Cincinnati Bengals have spent most of this season using a bit of a rotation at the right tackle position after their previous starter, Andre Smith, left in free agency. They have been working second-year tackle Cedric Ogbuehi, a former first-round pick, into the starting lineup, but with some growing…


Bengals Rotating Cedric Ogbuehi To Help Him Learn

Over the course of the last—well, a good long while—the Cincinnati Bengals have, more than most, allowed a lot of their talent to walk in free agency. Among those who they let find a new home in free agency in 2016 that isn’t talked about all that much was veteran…



Andy Dalton’s Improvement Tied To Performance Under Pressure

Many have debated about who Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton really is as a football player. A quarterback who has been able to put up some yardage and touchdowns, but sprinkled with costly turnovers, and able to win games because of a quality roster around him, Dalton had a career…


Bengals Banking On Hits From Last Year’s OT Double Dip

The Cincinnati Bengals allowed a couple of starters to walk in free agency this offseason when perhaps they didn’t need to, but in the case of right tackle Andre Smith, a quality starter who only ended up signing just a one-year, $3.5 million contract with the Vikings, the Bengals had…


Burgeoning Bengals Offense Forced To Restock WR Corps

When it has come to free agency this offseason in the AFC North, the Ohio teams have not fared well in terms of retaining their own. The Browns, for certain, have lost a lot of important pieces, including two starting offensive linemen. The Cincinnati Bengals, as well, have now lost…



2016 Projected Franchise Tag Amounts And Early League-Wide Candidates

Now that the 2015-2016 season is officially over, the offseason will start moving very quickly into the new league year which is now one month away. Prior to the start of the new league year, however, NFL teams will need to designate any franchise or transition players starting on February…


Steelers Film Room: Stephon Tuitt Vs Bengals

The name Stephon Tuitt may not have been getting called out during games quite as often as earlier in the season as the second-year defensive end quickly racked up 3.5 sacks before suffering an ankle injury, but the former second-round draft pick for the Pittsburgh Steelers has been playing well,…