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Mock Draft Monday: Addressing needs, finding value
We navigate 3 rounds of the mock draft simulator as the Cincinnati Bengals, trying to maximize value and meet team needs in the first two days of the 2023 NFL Draft.
The Cincinnati Bengals are reportedly a finalis...
Adam Schefter reported on Thursday that Ezekial Elliott is picking between three teams, including the Cincinnati Bengals. Plus, an update at the tight end position as Foster Moreau is stepping away from football, and UC's pro day in the Bengals' bubble.
Cincinnati Bengals fielding calls on Jonah Will...
Ian Rappaport's report indicates that the Bengals are in fact entertaining trade talks for Jonah Williams, and we address whether the Bengals are "done" in free agency
Germaine Pratt likes Jahmyr Gibbs, evaluating trade packages for Jonah Williams, and we take your mailbag questions including positional value in the 2023 draft, what the Cincinnati Bengals will do at tight end and cornerback, and a handful of options at pick 28.
New Cincinnati Bengal Nick Scott meets the medi...
Dalton Schultz and Devin Singletary have left the free agency market as options dwindle at tight end and running back. Plus, Nick Scott makes his first impression on Bengals media as he officially signs his contract.
Bengals sign Nick Scott, and updating the salar...
Breaking down the Nick Scott deal and how the Bengals have gotten more athletic at safety, with upside replacing experience. Plus, we update the salary cap outlook, how the Bengals could make more space, and how they might use that space at tight end, running back, and other positions to fill out the roster for 2023.
Jonah Williams requests a trade, Orlando Brown ...
Breaking down the options at right tackle and odds Jonah Williams gets traded, Orlando Brown hype, and Foster Moreau's visit with the Bengals on Friday
Orlando Brown is the Bengals' new franchise lef...
The Bengals broke all of their precedents when they signed Orlando Brown to be their new left tackle. We break down why it was so surprising, and what that means for right tackle.
EMERGENCY PODCAST: Bengals Sign Orlando Brown J...
EMERGENCY PODCAST: Bengals Make Blockbuster Move, Sign Orlando Brown Jr.
Paul Brown Stadium remains mostly quiet, but Ha...
We saw movement begin in the safety market while running backs flew off the board on day 3 of free agent negotiatons with the new league year open. Still, plenty of targets remain as the Bengals have yet to make a big move for 2023.
BONUS EPISODE: Dallas Cowboys and New England P...
Plenty of targets remain at safety, tight end, ...
The Cincinnati Bengals haven't made a big move yet in the tampering window, but the markets have hardly moved at positions they're likely targeting.
Germaine Pratt returns, but Bengals lose their ...
The Cincinnati Bengals start the tampering window with a surprise in re-signing Germaine Pratt and losing Vonn Bell, while Jessie Bates departs as expected for Atlanta.
BONUS EPISODE: NFL Draft prospect fits for EVER...
Final 2023 Free Agency Preview: Prioritizing Vo...
Right tackle, tight end, and safety are priorities for the Bengals as the tampering window opens on Monday - we break down how they might approach this year's free agency this year with Joe Burrow's extension and continuity as apparent priorities.
Big spending or maximizing compensatory picks? ...
Spend big money on a right tackle? Maximize comp picks? Jake and James break down a pair of approaches to free agency for the Cincinnati Bengals ahead of next week's new league year.
Cincinnati Bengals continue modernization with ...
The NFLPA team report cards highlighted a few areas where the Bengals could improve facilities and services, according to their players. They're taking significant action to address one big area of feedback this offseason.
Identifying the many possibilities and ideal sc...
With the combine behind us, it feels like there are a ton of scenarios in play for the Bengals at 28. We try to identify the best outcome for the Bengals based on what we know right now, and discuss some prospects that put themselves on our radar at the combine.
Mike Renner talks tight ends, Bengals draft tar...
PFF's lead draft analyst Mike Renner talks combine takeaways, the deep tight end class, offensive tackle candidates, and ideal Bengals draft targets by round.
Cincinnati Bengals showing interest in running ...
The Bengals met with a lot of tight ends and running backs at the combine, and have shown interest in plenty of defensive players. We break down what those meetings tell us and some of the other combine standouts so far, including a freaky athletic cornerback class.
Frank Pollack and Brian Callahan weigh in on Ci...
Breaking down what Bengals offensive coaches had to say about the future of the offensive line and running game, and Darrin Simmons clearly stating a need for more consistent hangtime in the punter competition in 2023.
Breaking down Duke Tobin's combine comments on ...
Cincinnati Bengals' brass talked about Joe Burrow's extension, not trading Tee Higgins, and uncertainty about Joe Mixon's contract at the combine. We break down how their comments align with our expectations and analysis for the 2023 offseason.
In part 2 of the Cincinnati Bengals free agency roundtable, Joe Goodberry and Mike Santagata join Jake and James to break down the ideal scheme for a Cincinnati Bengals running back and get into their free agency tier list.
Free Agency Roundtable: How the Bengals can mai...
Joe Goodberry and Mike Santagata join Jake and James to dive into the first of two episodes on 2023 free agency, including how the Bengals can stay aggressive, what to do with some of their own free agents, and what we expect the Bengals to actually do.
Bijan Robinson in the first round? Over a tackl...
Breaking down the merits of drafting a running back like Bijan Robinson in the first round, some tight ends that may fit the Bengals early in the draft, and speculation on Bobby Wagner, Jalen Ramsey, and Taylor Lewan.