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Bengals Media Mock Draft w/Paul Dehner Jr, Geof...
Join us for a special media mock edition of the Locked on Bengals Podcast
58 min
Draft Week Mock #2: Who WILL the Cincinnati Ben...
Zac Taylor addressed the media on Monday and either dropped a smokescreen or a major draft hint, plus Jake gives a "What will they do?" mock draft.
46 min
Mock Draft Monday: What SHOULD they do?
James Rapien takes you through his "what SHOULD they do" 2022 Cincinnati Bengals mock draft
40 min
2022 NFL Draft Mailbag: Need vs. BPA, ranking f...
Jake and James answer your draft questions, including how the Bengals will approach the draft for BPA vs. need, and a series of scenarios for pick 31.
32 min
Breaking down Logan Hall as a potential pick at...
Mike (@bengals_sans) Santagata breaks down Logan Hall, Devonte Wyatt, "his guys", and some safeties in play for the Bengals
31 min
Joe Goodberry on the Bengals passing on 1st rou...
Joe Goodberry breaks down why the Bengals would pass on an offensive lineman at pick 31, we talk about whether they'll get desperate at corner or if they'll pivot to a shallow defensive line class early before it bottoms out.
35 min
Dane Brugler talks best Bengals 2022 NFL Draft ...
The Athletic's Dane Brugler joins the show to discuss the best first round fits in the 2022 NFL Draft for the Cincinnati Bengals, including familiar corner names and some dark horses. Then we dive into day 2 - including where the value is for tight ends.
33 min
BONUS EPISODE: The Ultimate NFL Mock Draft 2022
20 min
Mock Draft Monday: The final simulator run yiel...
Kenyon Green, Tyler Linderbaum, Kaiir Elam, and Devonte Wyatt are all available at pick 31. What do you do?
34 min
Brian Callahan talks 2022 Bengals draft in a co...
Brian Callahan joins us to break down where he's at with the Cincinnati Bengals' 2022 draft prospects on the offensive side of the ball, and talks about how the Super Bowl run has changed (and not changed) his offseason draft prep process.
23 min
Brian Callahan breaks down Bengals free agency,...
Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Brian Callahan joins us to discuss the Bengals' free agency period, adding new starters on the offensive line and at tight end, and how they'll impact the team going forward.
27 min
Deep dive on Andrew Booth and getting into Beng...
Mike (@bengals_sans) Santagata joins Jake to dive into Clemson cornerback Andrew Booth's scouting report. We also talk about some significant trends that tell us about Bengals draft preferences and the "traits vs. technique" philosophical debate.
34 min
Karlaftis vs. Linderbaum, Travis Jones at 31, a...
Joe Goodberry joins the show to weigh in on a potential Karlaftis vs. Linderbaum debate for pick 31, and if they're gone we get into the Travis Jones profile and whether he does enough for a first round pick.
39 min
Mock Draft Monday #2: Defense dominates the fir...
Mock Draft Monday dives into PFF's simulator and we kept looking for value on offense and had a hard time finding it. Instead, we drafted defense for the Bengals for the first 4 picks as the OL and TE players we hoped for went just before the Bengals picked.
30 min
Weekend Mailbag: Will the Bengals trade up?
Many of you are thinking trade up, but the Bengals don't have a long history of doing so.
34 min
Tee Higgins is due for a new contract in 2 year...
Cincinnati is a football town and the Bengals will have their presence felt at Opening Day at GABP. Plus, Stefon Diggs' new contract further muddies the extension waters for Tee Higgins, and Nick Eubanks doesn't change the Bengals' draft plans.
25 min
Cincinnati Bengals team needs and how they alig...
Joe Goodberry joins Jake and James to review the Cincinnati Bengals' team needs ahead of the 2022 draft and discuss how the draft's strengths line up with those needs.
30 min
Scouting Bengals 1st round possibilities: Linde...
Mike (@bengals_sans) Santagata breaks down potential Cincinnati Bengals first round targets' strengths, weaknesses, and team fit. In the first of a series leading up to the draft we break down Iowa C Tyler Linderbaum, Florida CB Kaiir Elam, and Washingotn CB Kyler Gordon.
35 min
Cincinnati Bengals Mock Draft Monday: Picking a...
The Cincinnati Bengals have their latest draft position in team history, and Jake and James discover that picking late leads to difficult decisions in the NFL draft, especially when only one quarterback is picked in the first round.
36 min
Weekend Mailbag! Speculating on Tyrann Mathieu,...
Tyrann Mathieu likes Joe Burrow and is still a free agent. Is he a fit for the Cincinnati Bengals? Will the Bengals draft an early wide receiver again in 2022? What about offensive line depth, even after free agency additions?
30 min
The Cincinnati Bengals are pursuing an indoor p...
Katie Blackburn told media at the NFL's owner meetings that the Bengals are pursuing a new indoor practice facility. Jake and James break down the impact.
30 min
Analyzing Bengals free agency deals and Joe Bur...
PFF's Brad Spielberger (PFF_Brad) breaks down the Cincinnati Bengals' free agent signing contract values, weighs in on the future Joe Burrow contract (fully guaranteed?!) and discusses the path toward maximizing the window.
31 min
Betting markets bearish on Cincinnati Bengals
The Cincinnati Bengals' odds to win the AFC and the Super Bowl have been in a steady decline for a month and a half as the rest of the NFL has made shinier moves. James thinks that's ridiculous, quite frankly.
30 min
Mock Draft Monday: Rounding up the options at 3...
Mock drafts have shifted their attention from offense to defense for the Cincinnati Bengals. We break down the options and look at the finishing touches the Bengals could put on their work in free agency before the draft.
31 min
Weekend Mailbag! Building a sustainable winner ...
La'el Collins contract with the Cincinnati Bengals reveals more cap space than expected, and your mailbag questions hit on what parts of the offense may look better with OL improvements and how the Bengals are trying to build for long-term success with Joe Burrow.
38 min
La'el Collins wants championships, and evaluati...
The Cincinnati Bengals' new right tackle is in the market for championships, plural, with his new team. Zac Taylor also discusses the LG competition, and we look at mock draft options for pick 31.
31 min
Cincinnati Bengals Free Agency Report Card
The Cincinnati Bengals are likely done with major free agency deals, so Jake and James reflect on the signings so far and hand out some grades.
38 min
Film takes: How the La'el Collins and the Glass...
Mike (@bengals_sans) Santagata breaks downs the scheme fit, strengths and weaknesses for La'el Collins, Alex Cappa, Ted Karras, and Hayden Hurst.
33 min
Deal Done! La'el Collins signs 3-year deal with...
After La'el Collins put you on an emotional roller coaster for the weekend, he signed a 3-year deal with the Bengals on Sunday. Jake and James react and break down the impact Collins will have for the Bengals in 2022.
32 min
Bengals sign Hayden Hurst, La'el Collins set to...
The Cincinnati Bengals add Hayden Hurst as a receiving TE threat and re-sign Eli Apple on one-year deals, and La'el Collins flew to Cincinnati Thursday for a visit.
28 min
Bengals look to keep up as the AFC imports talent
The AFC has imported a lot of really good players from the NFC, and while the Bengals only made minor moves, there are still improvements available and money to spend.
30 min
Bengals 2022 Tampering Day 2: Calm before anoth...
The Bengals had a quiet day 2 of the tampering period before free agency officially opens Wednesday at 4:00. Jake and James break down what might be next.
36 min
Bengals Free Agency Day 1 Review with Malik Wright
Jake and James are joined by Malik Wright to review Day 1 of Bengals free agency activity and what to expect the rest of the week.
33 min
EMERGENCY POD #2: Center Ted Karras and Defensi...
The Cincinnati Bengals have reportedly agreed to terms with former Patriots and Dolphins interior lineman Ted Karras and brought back their own in B.J. Hill. Jake and James have your instant reaction.
11 min
EMERGENCY POD: Guard Alex Cappa agrees to terms...
Alex Cappa agrees to terms with the Bengals on a 4-year, $40 million contract. Jake and James break down what it means for the Bengals.
11 min
Cincinnati Bengals Free Agency Preview 2022 wit...
Joe Goodberry joins Jake and James to preview 2022 Bengals free agency and discuss the La'el Collins trade idea.
36 min
2022 Locked On Bengals Free Agency Plan
La'el Collins emerges as a trade candidate, and Jake and James reveal their free agency plans for the Bengals with legal tampering right around the corner.
43 min
Geoff Hobson gives his off-season expectations ...
Bengals.com's Geoff Hobson is more familiar with the team than anyone else, and he joins Jake and James to set his expectations for this free agency period.
34 min
2022 Cincinnati Bengals Free Agency Budget Fore...
Jake and James are joined by resident Bengals cap expert Andre Perrotta (@AndrePerrotta13) to break down the free agency budget for the 2022 season.
43 min
Jessie Bates franchise tag is official, post-co...
Jake and James react to the Jessie Bates franchise tag news, then we round up combine draft rumors that suggest the Bengals may not be as into a first-round offensive linemen as the mock drafts would have you believe.
36 min
Combine rumor mill: Bates headed to the tag, Be...
Jake and James break down the latest whispers from the NFL Combine in Indianapolis, including an update on Jessie Bates and more fuel to the "Bengals are a free agency destination" fire.
34 min
Joe Burrow makes the Bengals a destination, and...
We break down the Joe Burrow effect on the Bengals in free agency as tight ends are lining up to play with him. You'll also hear from Bengals coaches and we get into a special teams conversation to wrap up the show.
31 min
Frank Pollack wants glass eaters on the offensi...
Frank Pollack, Brian Callahan, and Lou Anarumo met with Cincinnati media at the combine on Wednesday, and Jake and James break down the most interesting bits of those conversations.
31 min
Breaking down Duke Tobin and Zac Taylor's combi...
Duke Tobin and Zac Taylor addressed the media in Indianapolis on Tuesday and discussed the quick turnaround between Super Bowl and combine and answered questions about their offseason plan.
32 min
Trevor Sikkema previews the 2022 NFL Draft for ...
PFF's Trevor Sikkema joins Jake and James ahead of the combine to talk about some of his favorite fits for the Cincinnati Bengals at 31 and beyond.
35 min
2022 Bengals Offseason Offensive Line Primer
Daniel Jeremiah says the Bengals can find better OL starters in rounds 3 and 4, springboarding a primer for the Bengals outlook on developing and drafting OL this offseason.
30 min
Bengals may be interested in center Bradley Boz...
The Bengals are reportedly interested in free agent center Bradley Bozeman, and Jake and James take your questions on free agency and the offensive line.
36 min
2022 Bengals Salary Cap Primer & Jessie Bates e...
Jake and James preview the Bengals' 2022 salary cap situation as free agency approaches and Jessie Bates drops eyeball emojis on Twitter
31 min
2022 NFL Draft Primer with PFF's Mike Renner
PFF's lead draft analyst Mike Renner joins Jake and James for the first draft episode of Locked On Bengals since last year's draft
30 min
Evaluating Zac Taylor's strengths and areas for...
Coach Matt Minich joins Jake and James to discuss Zac Taylor's strengths and areas for growth after the Bengals locked him up through 2026
32 min
"Extend Jessie Bates", Mike Brown's legacy, new...
Mike Hilton and Logan Wilson are on team "extend Jessie Bates", and the family may have to change their ways to get the deal done. Plus, James Bettcher joins the staff and Jake and James recap their Super Bowl week in LA.
34 min
Mike Brown wants to "help" Burrow, minor coachi...
The weekend mailbag returns as the offseason has arrived on the Locked On Bengals Podcast. Jake Liscow answers your questions, while Mike Brown is ready to "help" Joe Burrow and the Bengals are making some position coaching moves.
33 min
Zac Taylor earns an extension and previewing th...
The Cincinnati Bengals announce a 4-year extension for Zac Taylor, we break down the pros and cons and then dive into a preview of the Bengals free agent decisions.
36 min
Super Bowl LVI Film Takeaways
Mike (bengals_sans) talks with Jake and James about some of the film takeaways from a frustrating Super Bowl re-watch
29 min
Day-after Super Bowl heartbreak therapy
In the difficult aftermath of a Super Bowl loss, Jake and James revisit just how close the Bengals were to pulling it out despite their flaws, and the things that made this year and this team special.
21 min
Heartbreak for the Bengals in Super Bowl LVI
Jake and James recap a tough loss for the Bengals in the Super Bowl
26 min
Mina Kimes, Trey Wingo, and Domata Peko weigh i...
Jake and Mina Kimes talk Super Bowl matchups, James and Trey Wingo talk trends, and Domata Peko is stoked for the Bengals
24 min
Super Bowl LVI Game Preview - Bengals keys to b...
Jake and James break down the biggest keys for the Bengals to win Super Bowl LVI, and James gives his prediction for the Bengals final football game of the 2021 season.
21 min
Solomon Wilcots, Andrew Hawkins, and Mike Renne...
Jake and James talk with Solomon Wilcots, Andrew Hawkins, and Mike Renner about the Bengals improbable run to the Super Bowl and the matchups that will decide the game.
29 min
Super Bowl LVI Crossover: Talking LA vibes and ...
Jake and James cross over with Travis Rodgers from Super Bowl radio row. We discuss the Joe Burrow clutch gene, some underheralded Rams to watch for, and some of the key matchups for the Bengals to bring home the Lombardi.
33 min
Bengals arrive in Los Angeles, plus Sam Monson ...
We've got an update from radio row as the Bengals have arrived in Los Angeles, plus we chatted with PFF's Sam Monson and The Athletic's Robert Mays about some of the key matchups facing the Bengals in the Super Bowl.
25 min
Film Takes: How the Bengals can beat the Rams
Jake and James are in Los Angeles for Super Bowl Week. We preview the week of content before chatting with Mike (Bengals_sans) Santagata about takeaways from film review that tell us how the Bengals can beat the Rams.
34 min
First Look at the Bengals Super Bowl LVI oppone...
Jake and James take a first look at the Los Angeles Rams as the Bengals gear up to travel to LA to prepare for Super Bowl LVI.
33 min
BONUS CONTENT! Whit talks potential career fina...
Los Angeles Rams left tackle Andrew Whitworth talks facing his former team in the big game, plus Cincinnati Bengals' star Joe Burrow discusses his offseason communication with the front office and how it impacted their decision to take Ja'Marr Chase in the NFL Draft.
10 min
Talking Bengals-Rams Superbowl LVI with Mo Egger
ESPN 1530's Mo Egger joins the guys to reflect on the Bengals drafting Ja'Marr Chase over Penei Sewell, and the path the Bengals have taken to the Super Bowl.
35 min
The Growing Legend of Joe Burrow and seizing th...
The Bengals have to figure out how to practice with a snowstorm coming through Cincinnati before they head to L.A. next week, injury updates, the Bengals' mindset for Super Bowl LVI, and the best narratives leading up to the big game.
34 min
All-22 Takeaways from the Conference Championships
Joe Burrow's pocket presence was elite against the Chiefs, the passing offense is changing to hide protection issues, and Lou Anarumo's adaptability has been crucial in the playoff run.
33 min
Lou Anarumo is a mad scientist, and Joe Burrow ...
Lou Anarumo cracked the code to confuse and stop Patrick Mahomes in the second half in the AFC Championship Game, and Joe Burrow continues to deliver in the clutch.
35 min
The Cincinnati Bengals are going to the Super Bowl
The Cincinnati Bengals are the AFC Champions after coming back from an 18-point defecit to beat Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs in Arrowhead by a final score of 27-24.
31 min
Keys to winning the AFC: Protect Burrow, don't ...
Jake and James break down the Bengals keys to victory in their AFC Championship rematch with the Kansas City Chiefs
35 min
AFC Championship Crossover: Previewing Chiefs-B...
Jake and James are joined by Chris Clark from Locked On Chiefs to discuss how the AFC Championship Game will be different from Week 17 as the Bengals and Chiefs face off in a rematch for a spot in the Super Bowl
40 min
How the Bengals can run it back against the Chiefs
Mike (bengals_sans) joins Jake and James to discuss protecting Joe Burrow, a potential plus matchup with an aggressive defensive coordinator, and containing Patrick Mahomes
32 min
The Bengals have to run it back against the Chi...
Joe Goodberry joins Jake and James to reflect on the Bengals playoff journey and discuss the Chiefs matchup
35 min
DJ Reader hype, adapting to crowd noise, and re...
Jake and James reflect on the Bengals' divisional round victory, including what Burrow and Taylor can learn from hostile environments, dealing with the offensive line, and how the defense led by DJ Reader showed up when they were needed most.
32 min
The Cincinnati Bengals are going to the AFC Cha...
Eli Apple batted a Ryan Tannehill pass in the air, Logan Wilson caught it, Joe Burrow hit Ja'Marr Chase to get into field goal range, and Evan McPherson delivered the Bengals to the AFC title game.
31 min
Bengals-Titans Game Preview: Keys to victory an...
Joe Burrow is ultimately the key to the Bengals playoff run, but football is a team game and there are many important matchups and X-factors in Saturday's divisional round. Jake and James break it down.
36 min
Trey Hendrickson upgraded to full, and crossing...
Trey Hendrickson was full-go for the Bengals on Wednesday, Zach Kerr joins the Bengals interior defensive line, we talk Derrick Henry, and then cross over with Tyler from Locked On Titans to discuss how Tennessee will approach the game.
35 min
How the Bengals can beat the Titans in the play...
The Titans have a good running back, a play-action passing offense, and a solid defense. Mike (Bengal_Sans) Santagata joins Jake and James to talk about how the Bengals match up with their second round playoff opponent.
31 min
First look at the Bengals matchup with Tennesse...
With Trey Hendrickson's outlook questionable as he works through concussion protocol and no Larry Ogunjobi, Jake and James talk with Joe Goodberry about some early keys to the Bengals matchup with the Titans
37 min
It wasn't a dream! Reflecting on the Bengals' p...
Jake and James reflect on the Bengals postseason drought-ender. Evan McPherson is in the Bengals recordbooks as a rookie, Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase remain superlative, and Zac Taylor shares a special moment with fans.
33 min
VICTORY SUNDAY! The Cincinnati Bengals break th...
Jake and James react to the Bengals first playoff win since 1991, led by Ja'Marr Chase and Joe Burrow in a strong first half, and a gutty defensive stop to seal the game.
33 min
BONUS CONTENT! Darrin Simmons on Burrow's "It" ...
James Rapien breaks down Darrin Simmons' comments on Burrow's "It" factor, and Ted Nguyen chats with Jake Liscow about how the Raiders have changed since Week 11
25 min
Keys to beating the Las Vegas Raiders... again
Joe Goodberry joins Jake and James to talk keys to victory as the Bengals prepare for the Raiders on Wildcard Weekend.
41 min
Tee Higgins foot injury update and Crossover Th...
James has the details on what's going on with Tee Higgins' foot injury that landed him on the injury report on Wednesday, then we cross over with Q from Locked On Raiders to talk about everything going on with the Bengals' first round opponent.
48 min
How the Bengals can beat the Raiders in the pla...
Mike (bengals_sans) Santagata joins the show to discuss film lessons from Week 11's Bengals victory in Las Vegas that reveal how Cincinnati can break the playoff drought.
33 min
Breaking down the Bengals Path to the Super Bowl
The Bengals got their guys back from the COVID list, and we react to the Raiders as a first-round opponent
32 min
Ja'Marr Chase runs into the recordbooks as the ...
As a rookie, Ja'Marr Chase has already had one of the greatest receiving seasons in Bengals history and playoff football will return to Cincinnati next weekend.
31 min
Who will play and what's at stake for the Benga...
Both teams in the Bengals' Week 18 contest will be diminished and playing for pride, but the Bengals can still use this game to develop certain aspects of their game and get ready for the playoffs.
33 min
Joe Burrow will not play Week 18, Joe Mixon and...
Joe Burrow is getting a week off to rest and recuperate in lieu of risking injury in a game with questionable meaning in Week 18 in Cleveland with the division locked up.
31 min
All-22 Takeaways: How Burrow & Chase dominated ...
Mike (bengals_sans) Santagata joins jake and James to break down how Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase played at such a high level against the Kansas City Chiefs, how worried to be about the offensive line, and how the defense adapted against the high-powered Chiefs offense
36 min
Joe Burrow for MVP, Ja'Marr Chase for All-Pro, ...
Ja'Marr Chase makes his case for All-Pro recognition, Joe Burrow is making a late-season MVP push by playing at an elite level, and we review the obscure and likely seeding scenarios for the playoffs.
34 min
VICTORY MONDAY! The Cincinnati Bengals clinch t...
The Cincinnati Bengals are AFC North Champions after walking off against the Kansas City Chiefs with a 34-31 victory. Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase are those dudes.
33 min
Keys to Victory: Can Burrow and the Bengals com...
Keys to victory include letting Burrow cook and executing against a solid defense, finding swing plays where the ball bounces the Bengals' way, and the Joe Burrow factor as the Bengals play the home underdog role in Week 17.
34 min
Crossover Thursday: First look at the Chiefs, t...
We cross over with Locked On Chiefs to get our first look at what turned their season around as they've rounded into form.
35 min
All-22 Takeaways: How can the Bengals continue ...
Mike (bengals_sans) Santagata joins the show to break down the All-22 lessons learned from the Ravens game, including Joe Burrow's development, pass protection issues, and what the Bengals can try defensively against the Chiefs.
37 min
Let Joe Cook - The playoff recipe for the Cinci...
Brandon Allen tested positive for COVID, but Joe Burrow is, for now, in the clear. We break down the COVID protocols we're watching this week then dive into Joe Burrow's emergence as one of the best QBs in the NFL, and talk playoff scenarios for Week 17 and 18
32 min
Bengals run back the blowout, beat Baltimore 41-21
Joe Burrow set records as the Bengals blew out the Ravens to put themselves in "win and you're in" territory with meaningful January football on tap
33 min
Can the Bengals run back a blowout against Balt...
Jake and James break down the keys for the Bengals to come out on top in their second matchup against the Baltimore Ravens, who surely will come prepared with a new approach after getting thumped in Week 7.
35 min
Crossover Thursday - Injury Ravaged Ravens, and...
Jake and James break down the Pro Bowl selections for the Cincinnati Bengals in 2021 along with a few notable snubs, then dive into this week's crossover with Kevin Oestreicher who breaks down the depleted Ravens roster.
37 min
Charting the Bengals' Path to the Playoffs
Linebackers are in a precarious situation and the Bengals will be going with limited depth into their last 3 of the season. We talk about their path to the playoffs and whether Zac Taylor has the experience to win close games and get to the playoffs.
32 min