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Bengals 2017 Week 7 Injury Report: CB Adam Jones Sits Out Thursday

The Cincinnati Bengals have now released their Thursday injury report ahead of their Sunday road game against the Pittsburgh Steelers and it looks a little different from the one they released Wednesday. Not practicing on Thursday for the Bengals were guard Clint Boling (not injury related), wide receiver Tyler Boyd…



Steelers Vs. Bengals 2016 Week 15: Game Time, Line, Weather, TV, Injuries & Radio Schedule

2016 Week 15 Pittsburgh Steelers (8-5) vs. Cincinnati Bengals (5-7-1) Kickoff: 1:00 p.m. ET Site: Paul Brown Stadium (65,515) • Cincinnati, Ohio Playing Surface: UBU Speed Series S5M TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2) Announcers: Ian Eagle (play-by-play), Dan Fouts (analyst), Evan Washburn (sideline) Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network…


Bengals Injury Report: WR A.J. Green Doubtful For Steelers Game

The Cincinnati Bengals will host the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium and it doesn’t look like they’ll have wide receiver A.J. Green (hamstring) back for that game. According to the Bengals Friday injury report, Green is listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game after being limited in practice all…


Bengals Injury Report: WR A.J. Green Still Limited On Thursday

It’s still hard to know for sure whether or not Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (hamstring) will ultimately be able to play in Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers but according to the team’s Thursday injury report, he was limited for a second-consecutive day during practice. Green, who is recovering from…


Bengals Injury Report: WR A.J. Green Limited On Wednesday

The Cincinnati Bengals will host the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium and their first initial injury report that was released on Wednesday includes quite a few names. Not practicing for the Bengals on Wednesday were defensive end Wallace Gilberry (calf), cornerback Adam Jones (ankle) and wide receiver James…


AFC North 2015 Draft Class Recap: Cincinnati Bengals

In the National Football League, priority number one is making sure that you can win your division, because you play those three teams twice a year, making up over a third of your schedule, and there’s no better route to the postseason than winning more games than your rivals. While…


AFC North Draft Day Three In Review

The AFC North had a load of selections on the final day of the 2015 NFL Draft, so I’ll spare you the long introduction in favor of brevity. Below is a recap of how each team in the division fared through rounds 4-7 yesterday. A more complete look at each…


2015 NFL Mock Draft: Kaboly Has Steelers Going OLB In First Round

A few of the Pittsburgh Steelers beat writers are beginning to get into mock drafting mode as Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review has now released his initial seven-round educated guess of the offseason. Kaboly has the Steelers selecting Kentucky outside linebacker Alvin “Bud” Dupree in the first round with…


Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 80 Big Board 7.0

Since the posting of the last Big Board, the Pittsburgh Steelers have re-signed outside linebacker James Harrison. The signing of Harrison was incredibly necessary as the Steelers were counting on returning Arthur Moats and the underwhelming Jarvis Jones to start with little depth behind them besides 2014 undrafted free agent…


Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 70 Big Board 6.0

Well it’s been around two weeks since I posted the last Big Board. The first wave of free agency has come and gone and holy cow what a wave! The Philadelphia Eagles, St. Louis Rams, Detroit Lions, Baltimore Ravens and many more teams were wheeling and dealing during the legal…


Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 60 Big Board 5.0

The 2015 NFL Scouting Combine was quite the spectacle as some players impressed (ahem, Vic Beasley) but it’s important not to get too carried away with the numbers and try and remember what you see on tape. Functional strength is often far different than what a guy can bench. In…


2015 NFL Combine: Defensive Back Notes

Notes on the defensive backs from the final day of the 2015 NFL Combine. Defensive Backs – In general, the first group of DBs struggled to catch the ball, let alone high point and pluck it. They all did better in the gauntlet. – Like Alex Carter’s size. Big, strong…


Steelers 2015 Draft: Top 50 Big Board 4.0

This will be the final Pittsburgh Steelers draft big board before the NFL Combine that starts February 17th. You’re unlikely to see anyone “shoot up the boards” due to their combine numbers but the workouts could go a long way in confirming some thoughts or doubts on players. In order…