| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:08 PM
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NFL Team Report - Cincinnati Bengals - INSIDE SLANT
While debates simmer about if, when and for how much the Cincinnati Bengals should redo quarterback Andy Dalton's contract, now in its fourth year, the fans weighed in when...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh went down on a knee and partially covered his face. Quarterback Joe Flacco’s focus turned to overtime but not before he had some “bad thoughts.” Cornerback Jimmy Smith started yelling at any teammates in the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Two Cincinnati Bengals defensive players were fined a total of $23,625 for infractions committed during their 20-17 overtime loss to the Ravens last Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium.
Defensive end Carlos Dunlap was fined $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle on...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:15 AM
While attending an Offense-Defense Football Camp this summer, Allen Bryant, 16, of Bel Air, was named an Offense-Defense All-American and invited to participate in the 8th annual Offense-Defense Bowl Week festivities at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Fla.,...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 3:16 PM
Bengals 42, Vikings 14
Strategy: In offensive coordinator Jay Gruden's take on the West Coast offense, the Bengals often ask quarterback Andy Dalton to make short drops and get the ball out of his hands in a hurry in a rhythm-based passing game,...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 12:49 PM
RAVENS: It's been a disappointing year for Joe Flacco and the Ravens' passing game which enters the regular-season finale, averaging just 227.7 yards per game. That ranks 19th in the NFL. Only three quarterbacks have thrown more...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:10 PM
With the hot start and the offense progressing, do you see the Bears initiating contract extension talks with Jay Cutler before the end of season? -- @Benyaminr from Twitter
I got exactly a one-week reprieve from a mailbag packed with questions about...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:45 AM
As the Ravens moved into field-goal range Sunday, Joe Flacco was flushed out of the pocket yet again.
On a second-down play in overtime, Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Domata Peko quickly beat right guard Marshal Yanda with a swim move and bore...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Dolphins 22, Bengals 20
Strategy: The Bengals want to be balanced offensively. They run a single-back offense and often use two tight ends to create mismatches. They use 2013 first-round pick Tyler Eifert all over the formation while Jermaine Gresham is...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:01 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: In the past two weeks, the Ravens have gotten back to using predominantly three wide-receiver sets, trying to recapture the success from last year’s Super Bowl run. However, standing in the offense’s way has been...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Marvin Lewis was the Ravens' defensive coordinator in 1996 when the franchise set its foundation with the drafting of offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and middle linebacker Ray Lewis.
Year after year, he watched Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome and...