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ESPN’s Smith And Bayless Think Le’Veon Bell Should Shut Up

At the conclusion of the Pittsburgh Steelers first OTA practice on Tuesday, running back Le’Veon Bell made it clear that he thought the Cincinnati Bengals were intentionally trying to hurt him last season. After making those comments, Bell’s quotes went national very quickly and on Wednesday morning, Stephen A. Smith…


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Around The North: Cincinnati Bengals Day Two Recap

Just one day after taking William Jackson III at No. 24 overall in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Cincinnati Bengals came back with a solid day two, drafting Pittsburgh wide receiver Tyler Boyd with the No. 55 overall pick and Utah State linebacker Nick Vigil at No. 87 overall, addressing…



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The Pessimist’s Take: Backloaded Division Schedule

The Pittsburgh Steelers have, by and large, been on an upward swing over the course of the past two and a half seasons after they missed the playoffs for two straight seasons, and failed to win a postseason game in four straight years. Last season saw them gain that elusive…



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DeAngelo Williams, Vontaze Burfict Engage In Twitter War

Well, there’s a headline I didn’t expect to write today. Maybe it was created out of DeAngelo Williams’ comments that the Cincinnati Bengals would be his biggest rival in 2015, but Vontaze Burfict and Williams are having a little spat on Twitter. I’m not positive what started the exchange but…





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NFL Rescinds Mike Munchak Wild Card Game Fine

Remember this year’s Wild Card game? I know you do. It’s one that’ll stick in your mind for decades. Not just for how it ended, but the wild twists and turns during the game. One of those was the player-coach incident between safety Reggie Nelson and Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive line…




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Vontaze Burfict Blames Reputation For Drawing Flag On Brown Hit

It seems that Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is attempting to make an effort to change his image just a bit after a particularly heated 2015 season during which he was on the receiving end of some high-profile disciplinary action, culminating in a three-game suspension that he will serve at…


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NFL Upholds Three-Game Suspension Of Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict

The Cincinnati Bengals will indeed be without the services of linebacker Vontaze Burfict for the first three games of the 2016 season as his suspension appeal was upheld by appeals officer Derrick Brooks on Thursday, according to Dan Graziano of ESPN. Burfict’s three-game suspension was initially issued last month after…


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Le’Veon Bell Yet To Be Cleared To Run

On Super Bowl Sunday, a small Steelers’ status update. Say that ten times fast. Le’Veon Bell has still not been cleared to run after tearing his MCL, according to ESPN and Steelers’ beat writer Jeremy Fowler. Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell hasn't been cleared to start running yet. "Once I get…