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Cincinnati Bengals Training Camp Report: Vetera...
Jake and James bring you the latest updates from Bengals training camp with notes on Joe Burrow's connection with Ja'Marr Chase, veterans suiting up on the first team OL, Austin Seibert's kicking competition results, and Jessie Bates extension talk
Training Camp Day 1: Joe Burrow the Greek God f...
Jake and James break down Day 1 of the Cincinnati Bengals 2021 training camp, featuring Joe Burrow's return to action along with several other comeback players, updates on Ja'Marr Chase and Jackson Carman, and kicker talk after Evan McPherson has a solid start
Bengals Camp Roster Battles, and takeaways from...
Jake and James walk through some of the compelling Cincinnati Bengals camp roster battles and things to watch as training camp is set to open, and react to Mike Brown's comments in his first media appearance since 2019
Joe Burrow FULLY CLEARED (so are Trey Hopkins a...
Jake and James update you on the news from Mock Turtle Soup day, most notably that Joe Burrow has been fully cleared and will participate in 11 on 11 per Zac Taylor
Bengals OC Brian Callahan talks offense ahead o...
Callahan provides insight into Joe Burrow's ACL recovery and quarterback skill progression, expectations for the revamped offensive line, Joe Mixon's growth as a pass protector and receiver, and more!
Emergency Podcast! Bengals extend Sam Hubbard f...
Jake brings you a quick reaction to Sam Hubbard's new contract extension, from financials to leadership and on-field strengths
Lamont Gaillard claimed, Ring of Honor class an...
The Cincinnati Bengals claimed center Lamont Gaillard after Arizona waived him on Wednesday, announced their inaugural Ring of Honor class, and Jake and James take your questions in the last pre-training camp weekend mailbag.
Jacques Patrick Joins the Show, Plus Joe Burrow...
Jacques Patrick joins the show, plus Joe Burrow's health and more
Discussing Jordan Matthews' potential fit in Ci...
Jake and James discuss the Bengals' potential interest in Jordan Matthews, the PFF "select a trio" comparison between the Browns and Bengals, and the Bengals soliciting your opinions for content
Elizabeth Blackburn does an AMA, and ESPN isn't...
Jake and James talk about Elizabeth Blackburn's newest fan engagement work on Reddit and Bengals.com, then get into ESPN's future power rankings that are very skeptical of the Bengals in 4 out of 5 categories.
DJ Reader Deep Dive with Bengals_Sans
What's the value of a run stuffer in the modern NFL? Where does DJ Reader line up? How does he add value that a typical run stuffer might not?
Weekend Mailbag: Joe Burrow's culture, defensiv...
Weekend Mailbag: Joe Burrow's culture, defensive line rotation, Joe Mixon's 3rd down role, and fond memories
ESPN's top 10 lists, Tee Higgins a future "stud...
Joe Mixon lands in ESPN's top 10 running backs, Tee Higgins could be a future WR1, and we talk about the events coming up for fans at training camp.
Joe Mixon deep dive
Jake and Mike take a deep dive into running back value, the Bengals' running game, and Joe Mixon's abilities as a pass blocker, receiver, and runner
Weekend Mailbag! Building an AFCN Offense, last...
We build an AFC North offense picking 1 skill guy from each team, then answer your mailbag questions including Bengals players on their last chance, Ossai/Sample sack expectations, and projecting next year's offseason needs
Jessie Bates Deep Dive with Bengals_Sans
Jake and Mike take a deep dive into the Jessie Bates conversation, including his strengths as a player, and the limitations and benefits of elite single high free safety play
Expectations for the Bengals' Skill Players, Tr...
Expectations for the Bengals' WRs, Trae Waynes' potential and more in an Independence Day Mailbag
Weekend Mailbag with listener guest ACWHEELS10!
Adam (ACWHEELS10) joins Jake and James for a segment, we take a look at The Athletic's Bengals Fan survey, and answer questions in this weekend's mailbag
Jessie Bates top 25 under 25, TE-U, and reviewi...
Jessie Bates makes some top 25 under 25 lists, Drew Sample and CJ Uzomah are learning from the greats at Tight End U, and we review the Bengals remaining cap for 2021 and look ahead to 2022
Lance McAlister on Joe Burrow, Zac Taylor and t...
Lance McAlister Gives His Expectations for the 2021 Bengals, Joe Burrow and more
Discussing DeCastro's free agent fit, and a Wee...
Is David DeCastro a fit for the Bengals? Alternate helmets, a funny mailbag gets into scouting reports and coney eating contests, as well as questions about Zac Taylor's skills and the tight knit locker room
OL Optimism from Callahan, Identifying Playmake...
James is hyped for new Bengals big men in new Bengals jerseys, we discuss Brian Callahan's optimism for the offensive line, and whether the defense has a gamewrecker
Jungle to the Hall and Offseason Program Recap
Bengal Jim, Willie Anderson and a bunch of Bengals fans visited Canton over the weekend, and then we wrap up the offseason program with our biggest takeaways and questions moving forward.
Weekend Mailbag! Position group tier list, Dari...
We dive into your mailbag questions, including putting each of the Cincinnati Bengals' position groups into tiers, discussing Darius Phillips' role in 2021, Joe Mixon's anger with the NFLPA, and revisiting Joe Burrow's stance on Cincinnati chili.
Minicamp Breaks Early: Burrow remains on target...
Minicamp ends for the Cincinnati Bengals after one day as Zac Taylor praises vaccination rates, Joe Burrow remains locked in and on-target for Week 1, and Hakeem Adeniji is likely out for the season.
Minicamp Expectations: Joe Burrow, 11-on-11s, t...
Jake and James talk through their expectations for the Cincinnati Bengals' minicamp, focused on Joe Burrow and the trenches
James and Jake split the mailbag this week and answer the best questions we got after Week 3 of OTAs
OTA Observations Week 3: Burrow goes deep
The Bengals emphasized the deep ball on Tuesday, Joe Mixon was praised for blocking, and comparing the Bengals' OTAs to other teams around the league
Weekend Mailbag! Uncertainty the theme in proje...
Weekend Mailbag! Uncertainty the theme in projecting the defense, can't-lose players, ranking Bengals WR, and more
Mina Kimes Talks Joe Burrow, the Bengals' Offen...
Mina Kimes weighs in on Joe Burrow and the Bengals' O-Line
Joe Burrow velocity encore in OTAs Week 2, CJ U...
Joe Burrow's velocity was the talk of the town after the Bengals wrapped their open practice in week 2 of their OTA program
Bengals Fantasy Focus with Hayden Winks from Un...
Underdog Fantasy's Hayden Winks joins the show to take a deep dive into the Bengals 2021 fantasy outlook
Weekend Mailbag: A new safety, breakout candida...
The Cincinnati Bengals signed a new safety for depth and special teams, and we take your questions about who the breakout candidates are, which newcomers will have the biggest impact, concerns about Ja'Marr Chase's hands, and more
OTA Observations, Jessie Bates extension with a...
James gives his observations from OTA practice #1 and Jake reacts, before we talk about Jessie Bates' extension in a world with a rising salary cap, and the Bengals new waiver claim LB
Joe Burrow is back, participates on day one of ...
Joe Burrow didn't waste any time getting back to work, showing up for the first OTA and grabbing the spotlight and the headlines as he threw to receivers as a participant in day 1 of the Cincinnati Bengals' OTA program.
Bengals OTAs Begin: Top Storylines for Week 1
We break down some of the top "things to look for" as the Cincinnati Bengals begin their 2021 offseason program on Tuesday, then talk about PFF's offensive line rankings for 2021
Ring of Honor voting begins, re-examining the M...
Mike Brown spoke to Dan Hoard about the Ring of Honor ahead of voting, and diving back into the complicated idea of adding Morgan Moses
Weekend Mailbag! Morgan Moses, Cicadas, Breakou...
Morgan Moses is now a free agent who would make sense for the Cincinnati Bengals to pursue, then we take mailbag questions about breakout candidates, position battles, breakout candidates, and more!
Joe Burrow throws to Ja'Marr Chase and CJ Uzoma...
The good news of the day is that CJ Uzomah has joined Joe Burrow's triumphant comeback in the form of running routes, joined by Ja'Marr Chase on Wednesday
Joe Burrow is "All Systems Go" for Week 1
Joe Burrow's doctor says rehab is ahead of schedule and the Bengals' QB is looking good for Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season.
Trent Taylor and rookies sign contracts, previe...
WR Trent Taylor will join the Cincinnati Bengals after his tryout, rookies sign their deals, and Jake and James preview the OTA and minicamp schedule and discuss the Bengals' youth
A sneak peek at the first episode of the Locked On Podcast Network and Audacy collaboration: The Ultimate Mock Draft 2021.
Mock Draft Monday: "What would WE do" edition
Jake and James walk through 7 rounds of mock draft simulation in the "what would WE do" version of Mock Draft Monday.
Weekend Mailbag! Captains in the draft, 2nd rou...
Jake and James answer all of your questions, including captains the Bengals may target in the draft, what positions the Bengals won't draft, areas for improvement for Burrow, and much more.
New jerseys coming Monday, praise for Dane Brug...
Jake and James talk about the New Stripes campaign's big event coming up Monday at 9AM, have praise for Dane Bruger's first 3 Bengals picks in his 7-round mock, and play mythbusters on some common (but wrong!) arguments in the Sewell/Chase debate
Malik Wright spoils the Bengals' draft plans an...
Jake and James talk with Malik Wright about the Bengals' draft plans, his media company, his accuracy and glow up during free agency, and so much more!
A Joe Burrow rehab update, Thaddeus Moss joins ...
Jake and James talk about Joe Burrow's progress update, break down the Thaddeus Moss waiver claim, Gio's new home, and Lance Zierlein's positional rankings in the 2021 NFL draft.
Mock Draft Monday: The Ja'Marr Chase Scenario
Jake and James break down the Louie Cioffi hire, then go through 5 rounds of the Ja'Marr Chase at #5 scenario for Mock Draft Monday
Weekend Mailbag: The Bengals Ring of Honor is o...
Jake and James break down the most interesting facets of the Bengals' newly announced ring of honor before taking your questions in the weekend mailbag.
Mike "Bengals Sans" joins to break down Lou Ana...
Jake, James and Mike break down the Giovani Bernard release, Mike explains his pro-Penei Sewell stance, and breaks down what Lou Anarumo wants to do with this defense
Dan Hoard joins the podcast and is Team Sewell
Jake and James chat with Dan Hoard about his broadcasting come-up, his recent conversation with Duke Tobin, and why he's Team Sewell
The Bengals trading back gets less likely, and ...
Jake and James break down the Sam Darnold trade's impact on the Cincinnati Bengals draft plans, then analyze Duke Tobin's recent comments on the Bengals' free agency activity and plans for the draft.
Evaluating Penei Sewell's Pro Day and Round 2 O...
Jake and James react to Penei Sewell's pro day and whether it should change how teams perceive the top OT prospect in the 2021 draft, then get into where the value is for pick 38.
The lightning round returns to the weekend mailbag after we break down Teven Jenkins' strong pro day and discuss Wednesday's #TeamChase vs. #TeamSewell debate.
Joe Burrow throwing?! Ja'Marr Chase and others ...
Jake and James dive into the Bengals' Joe Burrow teaser on social media, a bunch of interesting pro day testing numbers and Ja'Marr Chase's comments, and touch on WJ3's comments on Washington Radio
Director of Pro Scouting Steven Radicevic talks...
Jake and James talk about Mike Daniels' return to the Cincinnati Bengals, then chat with Director of Pro Scouting Steven Radicevic to get his take on this free agency class and how it has set them up for the draft
Smoke signals for Ja'Marr Chase, minor moves, a...
Jake and James cover the minor moves for the Bengals from late Sunday and Monday, break down all of the smoke building around the Bengals and Ja'Marr Chase, and give you some interesting pro day results.
Mock Draft Monday Returns: The Sewell Plan
Jake and James break down how the Miami Dolphins trade impacts the Cincinnati Bengals at pick #5, then dive into a 3-round Penei Sewell plan for Mock Draft Monday
Weekend Mailbag: Trading Gio, WR/OL value in ro...
Jake and James take your questions, including what the return should be for Giovani Bernard in a hypothetical trade, and whether Penei Sewell is the guy if he's there at #5
Another defensive free agent addition, begging ...
Jake is a little tired of all these defensive free agents, and James agrees that they still need to find a starting guard.
Quinton Spain is back, Eli Apple adds CB depth,...
Jake and James break down the Bengals re-signing Quinton Spain on a prove-it deal and whether the Bengals should still go get another guard
The Bengals next free agency move better be goo...
Jake and James discuss national reports that are disappointed with the Cincinnati Bengals' free agency period, talk about the dwindling options, and get back to some draft chatter
Why the Bengals aren't done in Free Agency afte...
Jake and James break down the signs that the Cincinnati Bengals aren't done in free agency, where they might go next, and what a luxury it is to have Joe Burrow on the team
BONUS EPISODE - The Great Barrier Reiff arrives...
Jake and James break down the Riley Reiff signing, update you on #GollaDEY and other free agency rumors, and talk about the Friday cap cuts
#GollaDEY, Reiff in town, and resetting after 4...
Jake and James catch you up on the latest #GollaDEY trend, the Riley Reiff visit, and where the Bengals sit after 4 days of free agency activity.
BONUS EPISODE - Kenny Golladay and Riley Reiff ...
Jake and James break down the minor moves the Bengals made to retain some special teamers, then dive into the more exciting news that they've got an offer in to Golladay, and Reiff is visiting
Honoring A.J. Green, Contract Structures and O-...
Green Heads West, Bengals Contract Structures and O-Line Concern
Expectations after the Bengals fill the Cornerb...
Jake and James break down the details on the Bengals new cornerbacks and their contracts, and where it leaves the Bengals for the rest of the free agency period.
EMERGENCY Pod: Bengals Sign Trey Hendrickson
The Bengals made a big move on Monday night, agreeing to terms with Trey Hendrickson
BONUS EPISODE - Carl Lawson walks, and the fanb...
BONUS EPISODE - Carl Lawson walks, and the fanbase is cracking
Tampering Window Day 1: Cincinnati Bengals star...
James, Jake and Joe talk about the Cincinnati Bengals' inactivity on day 1 of the tampering period, and reset expectations and hopes for the rest of the period
Free Agency Eve: Expectations, Cap Math, and Sa...
We break down the Bengals.com-reported cap math and why we think the Bengals will still spend, James does some singing, and we play a game
Weekend Mailbag! The Carl Lawson door isn't closed
Carl Lawson says the Bengals are the frontrunners to sign him in free agency, and Jake and James break that down in addition to all of your mailbag questions
Zac Taylor says absolutely nothing, and cap cas...
Jake and James complain about Zac Taylor's platitude-filled press conference, then get into the set cap number, what it means for the Bengals, and cap casualties that are changing the free agency landscape.
Butch Hobson joins the guys as the Bengals don'...
Jake and James talk about the impact on the Bengals' offseason as Carl Lawson didn't receive the franchise tag, then Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson joins to share his view on the Bengals' offseason
Duke Tobin sounds ready to build around Burrow
Jake and James discuss the potential jersey leak and then dissect Duke Tobin's press conference for the Bengals' offseason plans
Four Cincinnati Bengals Free Agency Scenarios
Jake and James talk about their free agent tier list, and break down four different potential groupings of free agents the Cincinnati Bengals could go after in the coming weeks.
Weekend Mailbag: Is a big offseason coming?
Jake and James set their expectations for the Bengals' offseason, talk day 2 WR value, fantasy value for Joe Burrow in 2021, and take more of your questions