This Week in Sports

Bengals top Falcons to move to 2-0

09/15/2014 11:30 AM

They had to overcome injuries to do it, but the Bengals improved to 2-0 Sunday with a 24-10 victory over the Falcons at Paul Brown Stadium. This is their first 2-0 start since 2006. The victory also means the Bengals won their 10th straight regular-season home game. They also have no giveaways or sacks allowed in either game this season — just the second team since 1960 to do that. In the first half, it appeared the Bengals’ red zone... Read more 

3 things to watch: Bengals vs Falcons

09/10/2014 08:00 PM

There’s no question that the Bengals play better when they’re at home in Paul Brown Stadium. They were undefeated there last year during the regular season. That means Sunday when the Falcons come to town, Cincinnati has a good shot at becoming 2-0. Here are 3 things to watch for: 1. Best WR duo in the NFL? According to Adam Jones, no. When asked if Falcons Wideouts Roddy White and Julio Jones are the best receiver duo in the league,... Read more 

Bengals Devon Still practice jerseys for sale for cancer research

09/09/2014 11:01 AM

The Bengals received lots of media attention (including Good Morning America) for what was called “a classy move” to re-sign Devon Still to the practice squad to help pay for his daughter’s cancer treatments. Today, the Bengals announced another classy move. The Bengals website now features an offer for Devon Still game jerseys for $100, with all proceeds going to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and pediatric cancer care and research. You can buy the Devon Still #75 jersey here. Hopefully we’ll... Read more 

Bengals open season with 23-16 win at Baltimore

09/07/2014 05:04 PM

The Bengals finally got their first win in Baltimore since 2009 with a 23-16 victory over the Ravens. Cincinnati dominated the first half of a game that could have potentially been a blowout, but they were unable to find the endzone. Five Mike Nugent field goals put them up 15-0 at halftime. The Bengals lost both Tyler Eifert and Vontaze Burfict in the first half. Eifert went out with an elbow injury after a catch. Burfict was ruled out with... Read more 

Bengals Week 1: Cincinnati takes on loud Baltimore atmosphere

09/06/2014 08:00 PM

Since the NFL schedules were released, a lot of time has been spent discussing the difficulty of Cincinnati’s schedule. It starts with Week 1 in Baltimore, where the Bengals haven’t won a game in four seasons. Part of the reason they’ve struggled to get a win in there is the atmosphere. Marvin Lewis described it by saying that their fans have the great attitude that “their team is invincible… And they bring that into the stadium with them.” A few things... Read more 

Introducing the logos for the 141st runnings of the Kentucky Derby, Oaks

09/06/2014 03:07 PM

On Saturday, Churchill Downs unveiled the logos for the 2015 Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks. The reveal coincides with the beginning of this year’s Road to the Kentucky Derby, a points-based series of qualifying stakes races which begin at Churchill Downs.  Read more 

Bengals Devon Still featured on Good Morning America

09/04/2014 06:24 PM

Earlier this offseason, Devon Still was absent from OTAs and minicamp. Still announced via his Instagram account that his daughter had been diagnosed with cancer. Still then arrived in time for training camp, though admittedly couldn’t focus 100% on football. The Bengals made the difficult decision to cut Still last week, but then re-signed him to the practice squad. Today, ABC’s Good Morning America aired a package about Still, his daughter Leah and how the team’s decision to re-sign him... Read more 

The Cincinnati Bengals cut roster to 53

08/30/2014 03:48 PM

Today, the Bengals made 18 roster moves to reach the NFL limit 53-man roster. The team placed guard Trey Hopkins on the reserve/injured list and quarterback AJ McCarron on the reserve/non-football injury list. McCarron may not practice for the first six weeks of the regular season but will remain with the team for rehab and meetings. Cincinnati terminated the contracts of veterans Danieal Manning (safety) and Will Svitek (offensive tackle). They also moved cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris to the reserve/suspended by... Read more 

Bengals vets enter final preseason game itching for regular season

08/27/2014 03:30 PM

The Colts will come to town on Thursday for the Bengals final match-up of the preseason. Although Marvin Lewis said Tuesday that he expects the starters to see the field, we won’t plan on seeing much of them… which leaves the vets itching for the regular season. When asked if he’s sick of preseason games and ready for the Week 1, A.J. Green said, “I’m ready, man. Now we’ll get to play some real football.” But being ready for Week 1... Read more 

Bengals cut roster to 75

08/26/2014 04:17 PM

On Monday, the Bengals released four players, including first-year defensive tackle Larry Black, rookie safety Isaiah Lewis, first-year kicker Quinn Sharp and fourth-year wide receiver Ryan Whalen. The team also terminated the contract of fourth-year cornerback R.J. Stanford, which releases him to free agency. Today, six more were waived to meet the 75 player requirement by the NFL’s 4 p.m. deadline. Cincinnati waived tight end Kevin Brock, wide receiver Jasper Collins, linebacker James Davidson and quarterback Matt Scott. They also... Read more 

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