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Daily Norseman Aug 13, 2016

Vikings Hold Off Bengals In Preseason Opener, 17-16

It wasn’t exactly pretty, but the Minnesota Vikings got their first victory of 2016, taking down the Cincinnati Bengals in preseason action by a score of 17-16. The game got off to a bit of a rough start for the Vikings, as the Bengals put themselves in scoring position on the game’s opening drive, only to see kicker Mike Nugent miss a 48-yard field goal attempt. The Minnesota offense followed with a three-and-out that saw quarterback Teddy Bridgewater harassed on every snap. Cincinnati’s second-team offense then put together one of the longest drives you’ll ever see anywhere. The...
Cincy Jungle Aug 1, 2016

Fantasy Football 2016: Previewing the Bengals special teams

Expect Mike Nugent to retain his job as the Bengals' primary kicker. The Bengals special teams may not have any star power or household names, but it's consistently been one of the most reliable units in football. The problem is, fantasy football doesn't reward you for how well your special teams cover a punt, how good your net punting is, or how many touchbacks you get. When it comes to fantasy football and special teams, the kicker is typically the only player making a big impact. It's all about the points, and in most cases, the only points you'll worry about in this regard come from...
Cincy Jungle Jul 31, 2016

Bengals training camp 2016: Recapping Day 2 in Cincinnati

Who impressed? Who regressed? Whose helmet did Geno Atkins toss across the field? And what’s up with Mike Nugent? Get that and more in our Day 2 Bengals training camp recap. Day 2 of Bengals training camp saw some highs and lows as many young Bengals stood out for making plays, but, two young Bengals also went down on the field with what everyone is hoping was simply cramps on a hot day in the Cincinnati heat. Let’s recap what we know about Day 2 of Bengals training camp. Day 3 kicks off at 3:00 p.m. ET on the practice fields adjacent to Paul Brown Stadium. Who impressed? With AJ...