Free Agency Focus: Cornerbacks


With free agency bubbling along without the same intensity it was a few weeks’ ago, there are still some question marks for the Bengals to address. This week, Our Jamie Wroe looks at the cornerback position. Even though Adam Jones has put pen to paper, and Darqueze Dennard and Dre Kirkpatrick are locked in, there are still options out there to bolster the secondary before the draft. Continue reading “Free Agency Focus: Cornerbacks”

Free Agency Focus: Linebackers


On Wednesday night, free agency started with a bang. A handy adage to remember for this particular time in the NFL is that fools rush in where angels fear to tread and while perennial also-rans like the Dolphins and Texans spunked money on questionable talent, the Bengals kept relatively quiet, securing the futures of their own George Iloka, Adam Jones and TJ Johnson. Here, in his fourth instalment, Jamie Wroe looks at the linebacker position. Continue reading “Free Agency Focus: Linebackers”

Marvin Jones leaves the Bengals: Reaction

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Marvin Jones (82) runs past New York Jets free safety Jaiquawn Jarrett (37) for a six-yard touchdown reception in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/David Kohl)

So that’s it for Marvin Jones. One of the best-loved players on the team, he accepted an $8million-per-year deal to join the Detroit Lions. We ran a poll over on our Twitter page, and currently it stands at about 75 per cent in favour of letting Jones go. Here, our very own Nathan Palmer makes the case for keeping Jones… Continue reading “Marvin Jones leaves the Bengals: Reaction”

Free Agency Focus: Defensive Tackle

thompson131020_630Our Jamie Wroe has been busy at work in the off season. Not only has he been switching sports to get behind his beloved Sheffield United, but he has also turned his sage head to the Bengals’ free agency situation. This time around Jamie looks at the defensive tackle position, where the Bengals could lose crucial pieces in their DL rotation. So what or who’sĀ out there? Continue reading “Free Agency Focus: Defensive Tackle”