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Biggest Storylines for the 2021 Cincinnati Bengals
Jake and James break down the biggest storylines and questions facing the Cincinnati Bengals in 2021, from the coaching staff answering questions, to Joe Burrow finding the deep ball, and figuring out the pass rush, we break it all down!
32 min
Bengals claim two, cut two, and fill out the pr...
The Cincinnati Bengals claimed a corner and edge defender on waivers, unexpectedly cut two wide receivers (who we expect will be back with the team), and filled out their practice squad Tuesday. Jake and James break it all down.
28 min
Cincinnati Bengals Initial 53 Man Roster Review...
Jake and James break down the biggest surprises and guys who remain on the roster bubble as the Bengals cut down to their initial 53. Waiver claims and veteran cuts will come next as Zac Taylor and Duke Tobin shape their team for Week 1 against Minnesota.
33 min
Bengals trade Billy Price for B.J. Hill, we tal...
Jake and James break down the Cincinnati Bengals trade of Billy Price for interior defensive lineman B.J. Hill and the ripple effect that might have on the cutdown to 53 players on the roster.
34 min
Bengals 26 - Dolphins 29: The preseason closes ...
Joe Burrow took 3 snaps to start the game, Brandon Allen bounced back, and players fighting for roster spots made their final auditions in Cincinnati on Sunday.
32 min
Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase close out camp on ...
Joseph Ossai likely out for the year, Trae Waynes hurt his other hamstring, Darrin Simmons weighs in on the special teams focus for preseason game 3 as the Bengals look for the final 53, and Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase close out open camp practices with a strong performance.
33 min
Joe Burrow will suit up! Plus, OL starters all ...
Bengals head coach Zac Taylor says Joe Burrow will get a few reps against Miami in the team's preseason finale on Sunday. He also told us who will start a guard and center, and Ja'Marr Chase had another nice day of practice.
32 min
53-man roster projection challenges and a disap...
Jake and James break down the 53-man roster locks and bubble guys who have a complicated path to making the team, and discuss the likeliest next Bengal to make the Hall Of Fame
28 min
Ja'Marr Chase and the offense bounce back, and ...
Ja'Marr Chase didn't drop a pass and had a very nice practice Monday, as did Joe Burrow and the rest of the offense. Plus, we hit starter re-watch notes from the WFT game, including high praise for DJ Reader and the Bengals' starting tackles.
34 min
Joseph Ossai outlook with Dr. Brandon Bowers, N...
Dr. Brandon Bowers discusses Joseph Ossai's injury outlook after reports of meniscus surgery are coming, Noah Spence signs to backfill edge depth, the Bengals make 5 cuts, and we discuss Ja'Marr Chase's rocky Sunday practice while the team is mostly healthy heading toward the regular season.
31 min
Bengals 13 - Washington 17: Bengals drop presea...
Jake and James break down preseason Week 2, featuring a rough night for Ja'Marr Chase and Brandon Allen and encouraging signs from Jackson Carman and Cam Sample
35 min
Bengals to watch in Preseason Week 2, a workout...
Noah Spence worked out for the Bengals, and Carl Lawson had a sad injury for the Jets. We discuss how those things may impact the Bengals, and what we're watching in Preseason Week 2
31 min
Chidobe Awuzie shines again, Joe Burrow wants t...
Wednesday concluded training camp for the Cincinnati Bengals, and Jake and James discuss the position battles yet to be decided as the team prepares to face Washington in Week 2.
30 min
Joe Burrow hits Da Bomb, starting OG competitio...
Joe Burrow's most impressive throw of camp and draws Lou Anarumo's praise, four competitors shake out for the starting guard jobs, and we discuss how Jamal Adams' deal may impact the Jessie Bates negotiations
30 min
Burrow and Chase go for 3 TDs, and film review ...
Ja'Marr Chase had his best day of practice as Joe Burrow continues to look comfortable, and Mike Santagata joins Jake and James to discuss schematic and player-specific takeaways from re-watching the Bengals' preseason debut
32 min
Bengals 19 - Buccaneers 14: Bengals win their N...
Instant reaction to the Bengals' first preseason game: Standouts, OL takeaways, and surprises from the end of the depth chart
37 min
Bates confirms contract talks aren't close, and...
Jessie Bates' unhappy comments about contract negotiations Thursday cast doubt over his extension, but there's a preseason game coming and Jake and James break down what to watch for in preseason week 1.
33 min
A lot of positives, and one lingering concern a...
David Harrison from Locked On Bucs joins the guys to set expectations for preseason week 1, and Jake and James recap a lot of positive notes from Wednesday's practice, while remaining concerned about the interior OL
30 min
Joe Burrow stringing together comfortable pract...
Jake and James discuss another steady, positive practice for Joe Burrow, Ja'Marr Chase, and the Cincinnati Bengals offense, some flashes from newcomers on the defensive line, interior OL concerns hanging over the team, and the report that Jessie Bates and the Bengals are not close.
33 min
Bengals initial Depth Chart surprises
Jake and James discuss the surprises and noteworthy player placements on the Cincinnati Bengals initial depth chart of the 2021 season. It lines up with what we've observed in training camp, and includes a few surprises and we discuss the questions facing the roster. We wrap up with notes on some rookies, including how concerned you should be about Ja'Marr Chase
32 min
Big Burrow Bounceback - The Bengals QB had a ni...
Jake and James break down Joe Burrow's bounceback weekend, with two solid practices in a row in front of fans on Saturday and Sunday. We also discuss OL depth concerns, injury updates, and positive news on Evan McPherson.
31 min
Training Camp Mailbag! Should Joe Burrow play t...
Jake and James answer your questions as Cincinnati Bengals training camp takes a day off, ranging from whether Burrow should play in preseason games, depth OL targets, and the TE3 battle.
29 min
Adding context to Joe Burrow's camp performance...
Jake and James break down some of the reasons for the offensive "struggles" early in Bengals training camp, get you notes from Wednesday's practice, and update injury status as some guys get rest going into the off day
29 min
Pads On! Bengals defense continues its winning ...
Jake and James break down the Bengals first padded training camp practice of 2021, and the defense continues to consistently beat up a struggling offense.
31 min
Bengals defense dominates again in prelude to p...
Joe Burrow's Cincinnati Bengals offense hasn't found its footing yet as the defenes continues to win the day before pads are donned for Tuesday's training camp practice.
31 min
Joe Burrow's ups and downs early in camp vs. th...
Jake and James cover Joe Burrow's uneven days early in camp and why they're nothing to worry about yet, Frank Pollack and Brian Callahan's comments on the offensive line, and some noteworthy defenders
29 min
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
31 min
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
31 min
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
32 min
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
33 min
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!
44 min
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
7 min
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.
26 min
Jacques Patrick Joins the Show, Plus Joe Burrow...
Jacques Patrick joins the show, plus Joe Burrow's health and more
33 min
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
32 min
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.
36 min
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?
35 min
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
33 min
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.
32 min
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
37 min
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
31 min
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
34 min
Expectations for the Bengals' Skill Players, Tr...
Expectations for the Bengals' WRs, Trae Waynes' potential and more in an Independence Day Mailbag
31 min
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
31 min
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
30 min
Lance McAlister on Joe Burrow, Zac Taylor and t...
Lance McAlister Gives His Expectations for the 2021 Bengals, Joe Burrow and more
27 min
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
32 min
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
31 min
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.
30 min
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.
35 min
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.
31 min
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
31 min
Weekend Mailbag! Sleepers, Moss & Pooka's chanc...
James and Jake split the mailbag this week and answer the best questions we got after Week 3 of OTAs
37 min
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
36 min
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
32 min
Mina Kimes Talks Joe Burrow, the Bengals' Offen...
Mina Kimes weighs in on Joe Burrow and the Bengals' O-Line
30 min
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
30 min
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
34 min
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
35 min
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
26 min
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.
25 min
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
31 min
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
28 min
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!
36 min
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
35 min
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.
25 min
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
27 min
Rookie camp eyewitness report, schedule advanta...
Notes from rookie camp include Ja'Marr Chase's smooth movement, Tyler Shelvin looking fit, and a battle for punt returner starting early
30 min
Weekend Mailbag! Skyline orders, defensive line...
Jake and James talk about their go-to Skyline orders, how depth and Marion Hobby's addition to the coaching staff will affect the pass rush, and many more questions
37 min
2021 Locked On Bengals Schedule Release Review
Jake and James go through the highlights, and then the week-by-week of the 2021 Cincinnati Bengals schedule
33 min
Pre-schedule reveal opponent discussion, and C....
We walk through the Bengals' home and road 2021 opponents as we prepare for a road trip and the schedule reveal coming on Wednesday
28 min
Late Free Agency Speculation and Power Ranking ...
Reviewing the slim pickins' at positions the Bengals may be seeking veteran depth, and reacting to power rankings disrespect for the Bengals after the draft
31 min
One-on-One With Paul Alexander, Plus Frank Poll...
Paul Alexander Exclusive Interview and Frank Pollack Eyes Rebuild
28 min
Weekend Mailbag! Offseason move reviews, minica...
Questions about whether the Bengals' offseason moves were adequate, who will lead the Bengals in receiving in 2021, and a whole lot more
41 min
An Early Roster Battle Preview, and Ring of Hon...
The Bengals are releasing their inaguaral Ring of Honor ballots, and Jake and James take a look way ahead for potential training camp battles
30 min
Director of College Scouting Mike Potts talks 2...
Jake and James talk with Mike Potts about the Chase vs. Sewell debate, what made Jackson Carman appealing in the 2nd round, and what drove the decisions for the defensive line draft picks.
30 min
2021 Cincinnati Bengals NFL Draft Full Recap + ...
Jake and James go longform to recap the Cincinnati Bengals 2021 draft, grade each pick, and talk about how the Bengals see each guy fitting onto their team.
55 min
Day 3: Trenches, a 5th round kicker, and a 6th ...
Jake and James break down day 3 of the Cincinnati Bengals' 2021 NFL draft, heavy in the trenches, and earlier on the kicker than we expected.
35 min
Day 2: Trading back for Jackson Carman and scoo...
Jake and James discuss the Bengals' controversial decision to target Jackson Carman in the 2nd round, and the explosive, all-motor athlete in Joseph Ossai they added in the 3rd.
37 min
Day 1: Ja'Marr Chase in the books, and a promis...
Jake and James bring you the best quotes from Zac Taylor, Brian Callahan, and the newest Bengal, Ja'Marr Chase, and reset the board for day 3
33 min
Instant Reaction! With the 5th pick in the 2021...
Jake and James hit you with the instant reaction to the Cincinnati Bengals' selection of Ja'Marr Chase in the first round of the 2021 NFL draft.
7 min
It's Draft Day! Dave Lapham joins the pod to ta...
The GOAT Dave Lapham joins Jake and James to talk about the Cincinnati Bengals' 2021 draft plans and some of his favorite fits for the team this weekend.
39 min
Joe Goodberry talks 2021 Bengals Draft
Joe joins James and Jake to talk about Sewell, Chase, and the very important days 2 and 3 of this year's Cincinnati Bengals draft
34 min
Rumors swirl, Lapham gives his prediction, and ...
Dave Lapham and Zac Taylor Talk Pick No. 5 as Rumors Swirl
32 min
Final Bengals 2021 Mock Draft Monday: What WILL...
Jake and James walk through projecting 7 rounds of Bengals' draft picks based on what they think the team will do later this week
35 min
Weekend Mailbag! Pre-2021 Draft Edition
Jake and James take all of your Cincinnati Bengals questions ahead of next week's NFL Draft
33 min
Joe Burrow's interview with Cris Collinsworth, ...
Jake and James dig into the subtle messages and stand-out statements from Joe Burrow and Duke Tobin's media appearances over the last 24 hours
30 min
Burrow wears his scar with pride, Kyle Brandt's...
Jake and James talk about Joe Burrow's Instagram post wearing his ACL surgery scar with pride and defiance, before breaking down Kyle Brandt's analogy for the Bengals' choice at #5.
30 min
#NewStripes! And Dane Brugler talks Bengals dra...
Jake and James review the #NewStripes reveal, then talk with The Athletic's draft guru Dane Brugler about Penei Sewell, Ja'Marr Chase, and mid-round Bengals targets
31 min
BONUS EPISODE: Ultimate Mock Draft 2021 Picks 1...
A sneak peek at the first episode of the Locked On Podcast Network and Audacy collaboration: The Ultimate Mock Draft 2021.
25 min
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.
32 min
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.
32 min
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
32 min
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!
32 min
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.
31 min
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
29 min
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.
34 min
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
30 min
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
31 min
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.
29 min