Bengal’s Notebook: Vertical Passing Game with a View of Week 3 Heading
When he comes into play on Sunday in Philadelphia (1:00 p.m. – Cincinnati’s Local 12), he’s a rookie quarterback Joe Burrow has led the Bengals to 46 points, a number the Big Four missed (Ken Anderson, Boomer Esiason Carson Palmer, Andy Dalton) in their first two starts. But only Anderson came out without a win like Burrow.
Bengals Week at the Hoxworth Blood Center
“The football season may be a little different this year, but one thing that hasn’t changed is the support we have received from the Cincinnati Bengals to encourage blood donation,” said Alecia Lipton, director of public relations at Hoxworth Blood Center. “Our Bengals Week blood donation is a truly life-saving event year after year and we’re excited to bring it back for the 2020 season.”
The Bengali defense must take advantage of the Eagles’ offensive problems
The Eagles have flipped the ball six times this season. Five of the six are from quarterback Carson Wentz (four interceptions, one fumble). All four of his interceptions came down first.
In numbers: Week 3 (2020 Fantasy Football)
Whether a tree falling in a lonely forest makes a sound has been debated ad nauseam in popular culture since the early 18th century, but the answer – and its implications – go beyond the famous question itself.
Eagles vs. Bengals game preview: 5 questions and answers with the enemy
The Philadelphia Eagles (0-2) and the Cincinnati Bengals (0-2) will play against each other this Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field. For a preview of this week three matchup, I reached out to our enemies at the Cincy Jungle. The pleasant Patrick Judis kindly took the time to answer my questions about the upcoming competition. Let’s take a look at the answers. (Don’t forget to check out my Q&A exchange at CJ too.)
Eagles vs. Bengals: Five matchups to watch
If you’re 0-2 and your passing offense is struggling to band together, there is a way to lean on the ground play until things start to click and the Bengals are an ideal opponent for that. In 2019, they were one of the worst teams in the NFL against the run:
NFL Tips, Predictions for Week 3: Packers Treat Saints; Bengals buried eagles; Steeler’s top Texans
Of the 11 teams that started week 3 with 0-2 records, all but two are underdogs this week based on point spreads. They’ll fight those odds knowing a 3-0 start to the season is anything but a fork in what was the promise of a fresh start a few weeks ago.
Bengal’s Notes: 0-2 frustration as to why Johnson will be on guard again
Several Bengal free agent signatories, drawn from teams that made the playoffs last season, vowed on Friday that the team’s 2-0 start would mark a demarcation line for the season and they would find a way that Turning defeat into victory sooner rather than later and head coach Zac Taylor said he likes the way the team has reacted over the past few days.
9 key stats from Bengals’ 2-0 start in Joe Burrow’s era
While 2-2 is problematic – and about 12 percent of teams starting with that record have ever made the playoffs – most knew this was a year of rebuilding, not a competitive year.
Cincinnati Bengals: Joe Burrow emphasizes the urgency as the team goes for their 1st win
With his team going 2-0 at the start of the season, Burrow met the media on Wednesday and the overarching one was easy – the urgent need to get the first win of the season.
Around the league
NFL players disappointed with Breonna Taylor’s grand jury decision
The grand jury’s only charges were three cases of wanton exposure of discharged officer Brett Hankison for shooting Taylors Neighbors’ homes during the raid on the night of March 13th. The FBI is currently investigating possible violations of federal law.
Rams’ Robert Woods is excited to return to Buffalo and face 2-0 scores
In 2017 he moved to LA, where he is still underrated but is gaining recognition on the West Coast as a key part of Sean McVay’s offense. Forest has played over 1,000 seasons in a row, the first of his career.
Kyle Shanahan: Giants get a hell of a player in Devonta Freeman
“You get a damn good player and a damn good guy,” Shanahan said on a conference call with the media in New York. “I am in love (Freeman), damn good pickup for you guys this time of year. He’s a really good runner, he’s really good as a receiver and a great teammate. “
NFLPA Investigates Tyrod Taylor Injection Before Game; Justin Herbert starts on Sunday
The NFL Players Association has opened an investigation into the Chargers quarterback Tyrod TaylorAccording to George Atallah, the NFLPA’s assistant executive director for foreign affairs, the complications result from a pre-game analgesic injection.
Packer’s’ Davante Adams’ feels better ‘but’ too early to say ‘if he will play on Sunday
Davante Adams feels better after beating Detroit last Sunday with a hamstring injury, but the Packers wide receiver isn’t in training at this point and isn’t sure he’ll play the Saints in week 3.