Category: Marvin Lewis

After Re-signing with Cincinnati, Adam Jones Thinks the Bengals Can Take the Next Step in 2013

Friday, March 29th, 2013

In his post-Pac Man days, Adam Jones has apparently grown up. It's been quite some time since the former problem child cornerback has found trouble, and being in Cincinnati could be a factor. Jones doesn't deny that Marvin Lewis and Co. helped him find the straight and narrow, and so ...

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 ...

Vontaze Burfict Wishes He Had a Coach Like Marvin Lewis in College

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Vontaze Burfict entered 2011 at Arizona State as a prospect projected to be selected very early in the 2012 NFL Draft. But then his play dropped off sharply and red flags began to pop up left and right in regard to his personality. After a reported failed drug test for ...

Marvin Lewis On Art Modell, Chad Johnson and Ray Rice

Monday, September 10th, 2012

The Cincinnati Bengals haven't made the playoffs in back-to-back seasons since 1982 and they haven't won a playoff game since 1990. With that in mind, you'd think Marvin Lewis is probably on the hot seat entering the year. After all, Lewis has had nine years to get this franchise on ...

Marvin Lewis: “Whatever momentum there was last year was there last year, and this is a new start”

Monday, July 30th, 2012

It was just one season ago when the Bengals surprised a lot of people by making it to the playoffs before being eliminated by the Houston Texans. With a rookie quarterback in Andy Dalton and a rookie wide receiver in A.J. Green leading the way on offense, the Bengals won ...

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 ...

No Carson Palmer Plus No Chad Ochocinco Equals Playoffs for the Bengals

Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

There have been a number of surprises this season in the NFL, but I’m not sure any of them are on the same level as the Bengals. Before the season started, it looked like the Bengals would struggle just to stay out of the top five picks in the NFL ...

Marvin Lewis and the Bengals Are Reverting Back to Being the Bungles

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

The Bengals came into the 2011 season with a number of question marks and for the first part of the season they were not only answering those questions but they were silencing a number of their critics. Behind a stout defense and the dynamic rookie duo of Andy Dalton and ...

Marvin Lewis: “I’m getting a chance to do something not a lot of guys do and that’s start from scratch again”

Friday, June 10th, 2011

To say the football business in Cincinnati has been anything, but brutal for Marvin Lewis over the last few years with the Bengals would be an absolute understatement. Lewis has had to deal with the sideshow clown act that is Chad Ochocinco at times and also a boatload of pressure ...

Marvin Lewis Thinks The NFL Kickoff Rule Change May Eliminate Up To 40 Concussions A Year

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Marvin Lewis has an extremely difficult job in Cincinnati trying to deal with some of the personalities on that roster and this offseason it’s going to be even more difficult for the Bengals head coach. Not only does he have to deal with Chad Ochocinco, but now his franchise quarterback ...