Vontaze Burfict

Burfict, Shelton Take Issue With Roethlisberger’s Actions Against Ogbah

The Pittsburgh Steelers committed 13 penalties for 144 yards in their Sunday win over the Cleveland Browns and another one probably could have been called on quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the fourth quarter of the game. After Roethlisberger threw his early fourth quarter interception, Browns defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah attempted to…






Schefter: Vontaze Burfict Facing Five Game Suspension

Boy Scout and role model to football fans everywhere, Vontaze Burfict is facing a five game suspension, per ESPN’s Adam Schefter. The discipline stems from a hit Burfict laid out on Kansas City Chiefs’ fulback Anthony Sherman in the preseason. Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict is facing 5-game suspension for an…



Ranking The Rooms: AFC North OLBs

A few days ago I took a look at inside linebackers for the “Ranking the Rooms:  AFC North” series. Some people seemed to get a bit confused with how I did the distinction between a 4-3 MLB and a 3-4 ILB to fit them into the list. For the purpose…


Bengals ILB Vontaze Burfict Wants To Do Something About Bullying

In today’s news bulletins you may have never expected to read, Cincinnati Bengals inside linebacker Vontaze Burfict is trying to do his part to reach out to children who are the victims of bullying. A bit of a bully himself when on the football field, Burfict would not necessarily seem…


Bengals Teammates Install Vontaze Burfict As Captain

I wouldn’t exactly say that the Cincinnati Bengals have had the greatest past six months or so. Aside from riding out the tide of their first losing season in half a decade, they have also come under a firestorm of criticism for their continued complicity in the discouraging off-field behavior…


Steelers Gilbert, Tuitt Fined For Actions In Bengals Game

While Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cincinnati Bengals won’t go down as one of the dirtiest played contests between the two teams, it did include a little extracurricular activity nonetheless. At least two Steelers players have been fined for their actions in that game and they are tackle Marcus Gilbert…


Roethlisberger Not Happy With Burfict’s Hit On Nix

If you listened to Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger Tuesday morning on 93.7 The Fan, you already know that he’s still not a big fan of Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict. Not only was Roethlisberger not happy with Burfict roughing him in the third quarter of Sunday’s game, he also…




Steelers Win Again Proves Why They’re The Better Franchise

Even before yesterday, the Cincinnati Bengals’ season was over. Mathematically, the faintest of hopes, sure, but it was done. A failed season. Their only hope was to play spoiler against the Pittsburgh Steelers and rattle their playoff hopes. For a half, they did just that. And in typical Bengals’ fashion,…