Marvin Lewis


Vontaze Burfict, Perpetual Victim Of Circumstance

Maybe I’m misremembering, but quite frankly, I find there to be a stark contrast between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals when it comes to addressing the wrongs of their players. The Steelers tend to at least acknowledge that something is wrong, and they have disciplined their players or…


Steelers Spin: Week Two Rants And Ramblings

The Pittsburgh Steelers head into their much anticipated Sunday showdown with the Cincinnati Bengals with full, sparking, molten metal following their 38-16 season opening smackdown of the Washington Redskins. Not only was the victory over Washington impressive, it reversed a disturbing pattern of slow season starts for Coach Mike Tomlin’s…

during the AFC Wild Card Playoff game at Paul Brown Stadium on January 9, 2016 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Injuries Have Bengals Reconsidering Leon Hall; Should Steelers?

We recently learned that the Pittsburgh Steelers are not the only team in the AFC North to be experiencing cornerback woes, as Cinncinnati Bengals rookie first-round pick William Jackson III may be sidelined for the entirety of his rookie season with a torn pectoral muscle. Meanwhile, Darqueze Dennard, another former…

Houston - William Jackson III

Steelers, Bengals Differ In Roster-Building Priorities

When it comes to the NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers are fairly regarded as one of the most successful drafting teams in recent decades, yet one of the most widely-regarded drafting teams in recent years has been the Cincinnati Bengals, who for a long time were regarded as a poor…

Shawn Williams

Bengals Bank On S Shawn Williams With 4-Year Extension

I wrote just recently, a short couple of days ago, about the Cincinnati Bengals and their safety tandem, now that veteran Reggie Nelson left in free agency and signed with the Raiders. Fifth-year safety George Iloka also hit free agency this year, but was retained on a five-year, $30 million…

Houston - William Jackson III

Around The North: Cincinnati Bengals Day One Recap

Well, that’s a stab in the back with a nasty twist of the knife. With the No. 24 overall pick in the 2016 Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals selected Houston cornerback William Jackson III, just one pick ahead of the Steelers, possibly forcing the Steelers’ hand with the Artie Burns selection….