Cincinnati Bengals

NFL 2017 Best Bets: Week 12 – Keep riding the Jaguars

Like a lot of bettors last week, I got stung by the Chiefs losing in New York, however for the most part my other picks were solid. The Jacksonville …

Le'Veon Bell

Bengals need to dump Andy Dalton and sign Kaepernick

The ‘Red Rifle’ is out of bullets, even after Sunday’s performance<p>Why do I still root for the Cincinnati Bengals? Why do I expose myself to the …

Sports

Week 12 NFL Picks: Over/Under Projections, Odds Advice and Line Spreads

The NFL Week 12 odds aren't making it easy for the holidays.<p>Instead, one could make a valid argument that things are only getting tougher, considering six of the matchups on the early slate feature spreads of less than seven points. Four of them go the other direction, boasting spreads of …

DeShone Kizer

Week 12 fantasy options most helped and hurt by the blitz

There were 17 blitz touchdowns in Week 11, the most since Week 6, and several could foreshadow the next generation of security blanket tight ends. …

Football (U.S.)

Cleveland Browns scouting report: Cincinnati Bengals

<i>Editor's note: Tony Grossi covers the Cleveland Browns for ESPN 850 WKNR.</i><p><b>Browns v. Cincinnati Bengals</b><p><b>Sunday, 1 p.m., in Paul Brown Stadium</b><p><b>Record:</b> 4-6.<p>…

Vontaze Burfict

Week 12 fantasy football studs, duds and sleepers: Is Kareem Hunt ready to break out again?

Week 12 is on the horizon, with a full slate of Thanksgiving games sure to keep you entertained before you take that post-Turkey Day snooze. It’s also another step closer to fantasy football playoff time.<p>Here’s a look at this week’s studs, duds and sleepers to help you build the perfect lineup. …

Sports

Fantasy Football 2017: Waiver wire targets for Week 12

LANDOVER, MD - OCTOBER 15: running back Samaje Perine #32 of the Washington Redskins celebrates a touchdown with teammates against the San Francisco …

NFL

Reeling Broncos on verge of much-needed offensive overhaul

<i>Matt Williamson is a former scout for the Cleveland Browns and spent 10 years at ESPN as a scout and co-host of "The Football Today Podcast." Find</i> …

Denver

What To Watch On TV With Your Family During Thanksgiving Weekend

Gobble up all this programming.<p>Thanksgiving is a time to eat turkey, spend time with family, shop for amazing deals, head to the theater to see the …

Drew Barrymore

Meet Bengals' DB Darqueze Dennard on Beyond The Stripes

Cincinnati Bengals' defensive back joins the Beyond The Stripes sports talk show.

Charges dropped against Sam Adams in tax fraud case

Former Pro Bowl defensive tackle Sam Adams had charges against him dropped in a case where he was alleged to have committed tax evasion and wage …

NFL

NFL hot seat rankings: Could Broncos' Vance Joseph be one and done in Denver?

Thanksgiving is here, and NFL head coaches can be thankful that their 32-man fraternity remains intact this deep into the season. Meanwhile, sincerest Holiday wishes to Mike McCoy, the offensive coordinator who unfairly took the fall Monday for Denver's dreadful season. (Raiders defensive …

Sports

Nielsen Scarborough poll says Indians are Cleveland's most-watched team

If you were to rank Cleveland's three major professional sports teams by their success, or lack thereof, in the last few years, the task would be …

Cleveland

The Chiefs loss to the Giants brings up more questions than ever

CINCINNATI, OH - OCTOBER 4: Head Coach Andy Reid of the Kansas City Chiefs coaches his players as they take on the Cincinnati Bengals during the …

NFL

Hue Jackson nearing 40-year record for coaching futility

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: Head coach Hue Jackson of the Cleveland Browns reacts to a call during the second half against the Pittsburgh Steelers …

NFL

Browns place defenders Ogbah, Meder on injured reserve

Emmanuel Ogbah #90 of the Cleveland Browns reacts to recovering a fumble in the first half against the Cincinnati Bengals at FirstEnergy Stadium on …

Cleveland

What the Cincinnati Bengals can expect from the winless Cleveland Browns

Previewing the game between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns

Matt Lengel

Broncos to start Paxton Lynch at QB

The Denver Broncos have decided to start Paxton Lynch at quarterback in Week 12, a source told ESPN's Dan Graziano.<p>The official announcement is …

Denver

John Harbaugh and the Ravens have a chance to change the narrative

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 26: Head Coach John Harbaugh of the Baltimore Ravens looks on after their 40-0 win over the Miami Dolphins at M&T Bank …

NFL

Texans cut QB Josh Johnson

The Texans cut third quarterback Josh Johnson on Tuesday, according to his agent, Doug Hendrickson.<p>The Texans are adding wide receiver Cobi Hamilton …

NFL

Cincinnati Bengals to bring back defensive tackle Pat Sims

CLOSE<p>Bengals defensive lineman Pat Sims takes a turn in the Beyond the Stripes Hot Seat with Paul Daugherty.<p>The Bengals remain on the mission of …

Fantasy Football Week 12 Streaming options: Andy Dalton and Tyler Kroft should feast on the Browns - CBSSports.com

Heath Cummings says Andy Dalton and Tyler Kroft are the gems of Week 12 streamers<p>As we head down the stretch and out of bye-season it's a good time …

Sports

Pete Carroll's fake field goal call proves costly in Seahawks' loss

SEATTLE -- After a 2011 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, Seattle Seahawks Pete Carroll had an interesting way of explaining what he admitted was a …

Grady Jarrett

Fantasy football waiver wire: Best quarterbacks available in Week 12

The bye weeks are finally over and the playoffs are just around the corner.<p>The fantasy football season is officially in its stretch run. The bye weeks are finally over and owners can gun for the playoffs without needing to worry about replacing their stud players. The regular season only has two or …

Nathan Peterman

Late for Work 11/21: Ravens Not Just Playing Playoff Defense, But 'Championship Caliber' Defense

'No touchy, touchy.' Best commentary ever for Sam Koch's masterful punt. Ha Ha Clinton-Dix calls Ryan Jensen 'trash,' but wishes they were teammates. …

Baltimore Ravens

AFC Playoff Picture: Baltimore Ravens slide into #6 seed, for now

Week 11 saw some crushing games in the playoff race, and some hopes get rekindled.<p>On Thursday the Pittsburgh Steelers dominated Tennessee, picking …

Nathan Peterman

How former Auburn players fared in NFL week 11: Jonathan Jones steps up for New England secondary

New England defensive back <b>Jonathan Jones</b> delivered when his number was called on Sunday. The Patriots’ third cornerback for most of the season, Jones …

Devin McCourty

Broncos Insider: “Soft Served”

The Denver Post“Soft” served. The front page of The Denver Post Sports section for Monday, Nov. 20, 2017.Just when it seemingly couldn’t get worse, …

Denver

Vols' heralded senior class having disappointing finish

Tennessee's current senior class was billed as the group that would end the program's run of mediocrity and lead the Volunteers back to Southeastern …

College & University

AFC North Recap: With 6 games remaining, Steelers have stranglehold on the division

After Week 11, the AFC North had a rare 3-1 record on the day. The Steelers beat the Titans on Thursday night, the Ravens shut out the Packers in …

Pittsburgh Steelers