Category: Andy Dalton

Jay Gruden on Andy Dalton: “There’s Not One Part of his Game that he doesn’t Need to Improve”

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

The Cincinnati Bengals are happy and probably relieved to have Jay Gruden back running the offense after Chucky's little brother flirted with several teams regarding head-coaching openings earlier this offseason. Gruden says he enjoyed the process of interviewing elsewhere, but he now has his sights set on 2013 in Cincinnati ...

Marvin Lewis’ Bengals Notch Thursday Night Victory Despite Sloppy Play

Monday, December 17th, 2012

Marvin Lewis is surely happy that his team won for the fifth time in six outings Thursday night against the Philadelphia Eagles, but the Bengals still stressed Lewis out with some sloppy mistakes in Philly. For proof, just click on the audio link at the bottom of this post and ...

Marvin Lewis on Building On Successful 2011 Season: “I thought it was a key point for the organization as far as a restart in a lot of ways.”

Monday, June 4th, 2012

The Cincinnati Bengals were one of the biggest surprises in the NFL a season ago. Led by the dynamic rookie duo of Andy Dalton and A.J. Green, the Bengals made great strides in 2011, earning a wild card spot in the AFC before getting eliminated by the Houston Texans in ...

Andy Dalton Knows Opponents Won’t Take the Bengals Lightly in his Second Season at Helm

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Somewhat lost in the Cam Newton hysteria: a superb rookie season from Andy Dalton in Cincinnati. Dalton finished the 2011 regular season with a passer rating only four points lower than that of Newton, who some think had the best rookie season a quarterback's ever had. He also threw four ...

J.J. Watt Goes From Pride of Small Wisconsin Town to NFL Playoff Hero for Houston Texans

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

J.J. Watt hails from Pewaukee, Wisc., a town of perhaps 12,000 people. After a successful collegiate career at the University of Wisconsin in his backyard, Watt is a rookie adjusting to life down south in the city of Houston. I suppose it's safe to say he's living up to the ...

Andy Dalton Won’t Forget the NFL Teams That Passed On Him in the Draft

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

It looked like this offseason was going to be a nightmare for Cincinnati. They lost some of their best players and their Pro Bowl quarterback made it clear that he didn’t ever want to play another game with the Bengals. It turns out this offseason is going to have a ...

Andy Dalton: “That whole transition was a lot easier for me than I expected”

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

This offseason the Cincinnati Bengals lost Chad Ochocinco, Terrell Owens, and Jonathan Joseph. Not to mention their running back, Cedric Benson, had another off-the-field incident. And to cap it all off, quarterback Carson Palmer made it clear that he didn’t want to come back and play for Cincinnati. It looked ...

Shawne Merriman and the Buffalo Bills Are the Surprise Team of the NFL Season

Friday, September 30th, 2011

I suppose there certainly could be an argument as to the surprise team early on in the NFL season. On the bad side, you have teams like the Kansas City Chiefs and the Indianapolis Colts, but they've been decimated by injuries to this point. On the good side, you could ...

Is TCU Better Off Now Than It Would Be Had It Originally Been Part of the Big 12?

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Would TCU be where it is today if it had been a part of the Big 12 from the the conference's inception? It's a pretty fair question to ask, and coach Gary Patterson seems to think the Horned Frogs might be better off. The trade off of course would be ...

Andy Dalton Could Hear His Name Called Earlier Than Originally Expected Tonight

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

The day of unpredictability is now upon us. All of this discussion about the end of the lockout and the legal jargon that has come with it will not overshadow the first round of the NFL Draft tonight. And what a night it should be, if solely based on the ...