Cincinnati Bengals fans and even the team itself were surprised when running back Samaje Perine elected to leave the team in free agency, signing a deal with the Denver Broncos. Perine seemed like a slam-dunk of a return for the Bengals after his performances spelling Joe Mixon last year, both in ball-carrying duties and especially in key situations as a pass-blocker. But … [Read more...] about Samaje Perine explains choosing Broncos over Bengals in free agency
ESPN says Bengals could be ‘looming large’ in the Ezekiel Elliott market
From the sounds of a new report, the Cincinnati Bengals could indeed be interested in free agent running back Ezekiel Elliott. A day after word broke that the Bengals were one of Elliott’s preferred three destinations on the open market, ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler went on “NFL Live” and said that in talks with people around the league, Cincinnati indeed seems like a player in that … [Read more...] about ESPN says Bengals could be ‘looming large’ in the Ezekiel Elliott market
Will Ohio State and Cowboys connections push Ezekiel Elliott to Bengals?
The Cincinnati Bengals are one of three preferred destinations for free agent running back Ezekiel Elliott. Besides Cincinnati’s obvious status as contenders, there are a few specific personal connections that might have the Bengals sitting as finalists, regardless of whether the team has actually contacted Elliott at all. For one, Elliott was right there alongside Joe Burrow … [Read more...] about Will Ohio State and Cowboys connections push Ezekiel Elliott to Bengals?
Stephen A. Smith wants to see Ezekiel Elliott on the Bengals
Count ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith among those who want to see the Cincinnati Bengals add former Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. In the wake of the Bengals popping up on a list of three teams Elliott wants to sign with, Smith hopped on ESPN and said the Bengals make the most sense. “The 29th rushing attack last season…If you’re Ezekiel Elliott you want to go some place … [Read more...] about Stephen A. Smith wants to see Ezekiel Elliott on the Bengals
Bengals to meet with Buckeyes CB Cameron Brown before NFL draft
The Cincinnati Bengals will meet with Ohio State CB Cameron Brown before the NFL Draft. This was reported by Dan Hope of Eleven Warriors on Wednesday during Ohio State’s pro day which was attended by Bengals director of player personnel, Duke Tobin. While Brown hasn’t been getting much love in mock drafts over the offseason, and could be looking at being an undrafted free … [Read more...] about Bengals to meet with Buckeyes CB Cameron Brown before NFL draft