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Why Logan Wilson has the chance to enter elite category for Bengals this year

Coming off surgery to a torn labrum, the third-year linebacker has the traits to be one of the best in the NFL.       

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Cordell Volson took first-team reps in practice after Jackson Carman’s pitiful performance

Cincinnati Bengals rookie Cordell Volson took first-team snaps at left guard for a second-straight practice on Monday and appears well-positioned to vie for the starting job. Jackson Carman’s disappointing performance against the Cardinals caused his stock to drop dramatically, and Carman is also reportedly dealing with an elbow injury. Carman returned to the field on […] Cordell Volson took first-team reps in practice after Jackson Carman’s pitiful performance - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - Cincinnati Bengals News and Fan Community

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Zac Taylor reveals mapped out plan to ensure Joe Burrow is ready for Bengals Week 1 vs. Steelers

Joe Burrow’s health has been a concern for the Cincinnati Bengals so far during the preseason. Burrow, who underwent appendix surgery, emerged as one of the better QBs in the NFL last season. He led the Bengals to the Super Bowl and could be in line for an even better 2022 campaign. But Cincinnati needs […] The post Zac Taylor reveals mapped out plan to ensure Joe Burrow is ready for Bengals Week 1 vs. Steelers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bengals place Ben Brown on IR

Albert Cesare / The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORK Brown’s rookie season comes to an end. The Cincinnati Bengals today placed offensive lineman Ben Brown on the injured reserve list with a biceps injury, thus ending his 2022 season. Brown, a rookie by way of the Ole Miss Rebels, signed with the Bengals as an undrafted free agent in May. The 6-foot-5, 312-pounder began his career as a starting right guard in 2018, where he played every game and was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team. He started every game there again in 2019 before moving to center for the 2020...

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Joe Burrow pulls off pleasant surprise in return to Bengals practice after appendectomy

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow is back on the practice field Sunday, and based on head coach Zac Taylor’s comments, he’s doing better than ever after being sidelined due to his appendix surgery. For those not in the know, Burrow wasn’t able to practice with the team when training camp started following his surprise appendectomy. […] The post Joe Burrow pulls off pleasant surprise in return to Bengals practice after appendectomy appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Joe Burrow returns to practice for the first time since appendectomy

Katie Stratman-USA TODAY Sports Burrow still has four weeks to get back up to speed before the season opener. The Cincinnati Bengals appear to be getting quarterback Joe Burrow back after missing the last couple of weeks following his appendectomy. Since the surgery, Burrow has been at Bengals’ practices driving around the field in a cart but had yet to return to participating in practices. While Burrow did not play in Friday night’s first preseason game, he was seen running sprints during the pre-game warmups which was another good sign towards his return to the...

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Joe Burrow’s backup Brandon Allen suffers concussion in Bengals preseason opener

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow is on the mend after undergoing appendix surgery earlier in the offseason. With Burrow sidelined, the defending AFC champions Bengals started Burrow’s backup Brandon Allen in the team’s first preseason game against the Arizona Cardinals. Unfortunately for the reserve passer, he went into concussion protocol, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. […] The post Joe Burrow’s backup Brandon Allen suffers concussion in Bengals preseason opener appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Brandon Allen among several Bengals injured in first half vs. Cardinals

Steve Roberts-USA TODAY Sports The Bengals are already without starter Joe Burrow and just lost his backup. With training camp almost over, the Cincinnati Bengals have been fairly lucky thus far in terms of injuries. Unfortunately, that did not continue into the first preseason game, as quarterback Brandon Allen was among several players who suffered first-half injuries against the Arizona Cardinals. Allen, playing behind a starting offensive line that will give Bengals fans nightmares, left the game early to be evaluated for a concussion. He is questionable to return...

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Cam Taylor-Britt could miss multiple weeks due to core injury

Cam Taylor-Britt | Barbara J. Perenic/Columbus Dispatch / USA TODAY NETWORK The rookie was selected in the second round of this year’s NFL Draft. Cincinnati Bengals rookie cornerback Cam Taylor-Britt is apparently suffering from a core muscle injury, according to Aaron Wilson of Pro Football Network. The injury kept him out of tonight’s preseason opener vs. the Arizona Cardinals. Taylor-Britt, who the Bengals selected in the second-round (60th overall) of the 2022 NFL Draft, had been relatively injury free throughout his college career and developed a reputation for...

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Watch: Bengals QB Jake Browning has preseason highlight in Brandon Allen's absence

Jake Browning got plenty of playing time at quarterback after Brandon Allen was evaluated for a concussion.       

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Joe Burrow is clearly recovering quickly from appendix surgery

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow could be nearing a return. Last month, Burrow underwent surgery to remove his appendix. The star quarterback is expected back for the start of the season. Joe Burrow has been out since he had surgery, but he is making strides in the right direction. Before the Bengals preseason matchup against […] The post Joe Burrow is clearly recovering quickly from appendix surgery appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Arizona Cardinals training camp, D.J. Humphries’ deal, injuries, trade rumors and preseason preview

Photo by Christian Petersen/ The Arizona Cardinals open up the preseason tomorrow against the Cincinnati Bengals on the road so it is time to get back into the groove of things. First though, Jess and I needed to discuss the re-signing of D.J. Humphries and how it will impact the Arizona Cardinals for the next couple of seasons. From there, it is onto training camp review before we quickly discuss the pared down preseason game one. Enjoy the show with the embedded player above or by subscribing to the show on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or your favorite podcast platform, so...

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3 biggest surprises from Mike Vrabel’s first Titans depth chart for 2022

The Tennessee Titans had an outstanding 2021 season, only for it to end in disappointment. The team claimed the top seed in the AFC with a 12-5 record, even after Derrick Henry’s injury. The postseason didn’t go as planned, though, as Tennessee fell to the Cincinnati Bengals even after sacking Joe Burrow nine times. Coming […] The post 3 biggest surprises from Mike Vrabel’s first Titans depth chart for 2022 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bengals clear La’el Collins to practice

The Enquirer-USA TODAY Sports Time for a fully healthy offensive line. The Cincinnati Bengals today have cleared right tackle La’el Collins to practice following a passed physical. Collins was originally placed on the Active/Non-Football Injury list on July 23rd, just a few days before training camp began. He was dealing with a back issue that flared up earlier in the offseason. Reports around that time indicated that Collins would be ready to practice well before the regular season began, but an exact timetable was never given. Both Collins and right guard Alex...

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Bengals News (8/10): Ja’Marr Chase playing everywhere

The Enquirer-USA TODAY Sports Defenses are going to be playing Find Ja’Marr Chase on gamedays. Roster Moves: La'el Collins ClearedBengals OT La'el Collins has passed a physical and is cleared to practice. Collins had been placed on the Active/Non-Football Injury list on July 23. Bengals Naming Rights to Paycor Ushers Cincinnati To New EraWith the roster of their defending AFC champions teeming with emerging young stars and the team's brand exploding across the pro sports landscape after a rousing Super Bowl run, Mike Brown had his father in mind and their commitment...

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Joe Burrow’s dad drops worrying injury update after Bengals QB’s appendectomy

The Cincinnati Bengals are eagerly awaiting the return of star quarterback Joe Burrow at training camp. The reigning Comeback Player of the Year is currently sidelined while recovering from an unexpected appendix surgery that he underwent at the start of camp. Burrow’s dad, Jim Burrow, made an appearance on the In the Trenches podcast with Dave […] The post Joe Burrow’s dad drops worrying injury update after Bengals QB’s appendectomy appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Zac Taylor drops truth bomb on Joe Burrow’s injury status with Bengals

Joe Burrow’s return to practice is still uncertain at this point, but it doesn’t look like head coach Zac Taylor and the Cincinnati Bengals are worried about their quarterback. For those not in the know, Burrow remains sidelined for the Bengals after undergoing a surprise appendectomy at the start of training camp late in July. […] The post Zac Taylor drops truth bomb on Joe Burrow’s injury status with Bengals appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Bengals TE Drew Sample can’t let injury hinder 2022 season

Which Cincinnati Bengals tight end can fill C.J. Uzomah’s shoes in 2022? If tight end Drew Sample can stay healthy, he could be in for a very productive season. The fourth-year tight end has showed flashes of his pass-catching skills during his tenure in Cincy, and he also has proven to be a dependable blocker […] Bengals TE Drew Sample can’t let injury hinder 2022 season - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - Cincinnati Bengals News and Fan Community

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'I'm closer than expected': Bengals' Tee Higgins hopes to be fully cleared by end of preseason

Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Tee Higgins hopes to be fully cleared by end of preseason following offseason shoulder surgery.       

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Tee Higgins inching closer to being fully cleared following shoulder surgery

Photo by Ronald Martinez/ Higgins is now participating in 7 on 7 drills. The Cincinnati Bengals’ offense started to walk early in the 2020 season, but in 2021, it grew wings and flew. While a huge part of that was the addition of No. 5 overall pick Ja’Marr Chase, the rise of 2020 second-round pick Tee Higgins played a monumental role. Higgins recorded his first 1,000 seasons, notching 1,091 receiving yards on 74 receptions. Unfortunately, while he did get to play in the Bengals’ first Super Bowl appearance since the 1980s, Higgins was forced to have offseason...

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Bengals Roster: Drew Sample injury should push other TEs to step up

Injuries happen in training camp and the Cincinnati Bengals have definitely not been a stranger to that so far this summer. Drew Sample is the latest player to get banged up and this is a chance for the other tight ends on the roster to show what they can do.  Most Cincinnati Bengals fans would […] Bengals Roster: Drew Sample injury should push other TEs to step up - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - Cincinnati Bengals News and Fan Community

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Bengals pass rush may get surprising contribution from 7th-round pick Jeff Gunter

Photo by Ian Johnson/Icon Sportswire via Gunter may go from being on the brink of being cut to potentially getting snaps on the defensive line. The Cincinnati Bengals' defensive line was among the most notable flaws in 2020, and they tried to mend those issues. They started to fix them by adding New Orleans Saints star defensive end Trey Hendrickson, and he proved to be a star. D.J. Reader helped clog up the middle as well. The Bengals also took Joseph Ossai in the third round of the 2021 draft, but he didn’t play as a rookie due to injury. The 6-foot-4 rusher will...

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3 teams that Joe Burrow could torch with his arm in 2022

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow showed why he was the No. 1 overall pick with the performance he put on during the 2021 season. Which teams can he torch during the 2022 season?  After a promising rookie season that was cut short by an injury, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow went right back to being […] 3 teams that Joe Burrow could torch with his arm in 2022 - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - Cincinnati Bengals News and Fan Community

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Akeem Davis-Gaither is a “new age” defender with emerging ball skills

The Enquirer-USA TODAY Sports The third-year linebacker is primed for a breakout season. Akeem Davis-Gaither is making big plays in training camp after missing 13 games (including the playoffs) last season with a foot injury. The 24-year-old linebacker is a “new age” defender but also the son of a coach, which means he knows how to play within his limits, said analyst John Sheeran. “He has a great natural feel for what he can do in space and reading the quarterback’s eyes,” Sheeran said on the #1 Bengals podcast. And last year, we saw glimpses of what...

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Zac Taylor gives update on Joe Burrow, La’el Collins and Drew Sample

Kareem Elgazzar/The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORK Sample is the latest to go down with injury, but it looks like he dodged a bullet. As the Cincinnati Bengals gear up for their first preseason game next week, several key players are still sidelined. On Thursday, the team got a scare when tight end Drew Sample went down with a knee injury that led to him being carted off the field. Thankfully, Sample and the Bengals appear to have dodged a bullet, according to head coach Zac Taylor. Zac Taylor says Drew Sample dodged a bullet and should miss only a couple of weeks. Had...

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Matthew Stafford dealing with ‘bad tendinitis’ in his throwing elbow

Photo by Scott Taetsch/ While the Seahawks have retooled and regrouped their roster for the 2022 season, the Los Angeles Rams have their eyes set on a Super Bowl repeat after defeating the Cincinnati Bengals back in February. Unfortunately for them, their franchise quarterback is already dealing with lingering injuries over a month before Week 1 of the NFL season. “My understanding, this elbow issue, which actually cropped up in the spring, is described to me as bad tendinitis,” Ian Rapoport said on NFL Network. “It is a tendon issue in his throwing elbow. [He]...

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Bengals 2022 Training Camp: 3 takeaways from Day 6

The sixth day of Cincinnati Bengals training camp wrapped up and gave us more takeaways. Let’s dive into those takeaways from Tuesday’s practice.  Another day, another practice completed for the Cincinnati Bengals. The first padded practice of camp didn’t have anything too crazy happen. There were some injuries that occurred but fortunately, it doesn’t appear […] Bengals 2022 Training Camp: 3 takeaways from Day 6 - Stripe Hype - Stripe Hype - Cincinnati Bengals News and Fan Community

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Bengals News (8/2): Paul Brown Stadium enhancements

Kareem Elgazzar/The Enquirer / USA TODAY NETWORK Paul Brown Stadium will probably have a new name soon, but it will also apparently have some new features to go along with it. Bengals Notebook: Hendrickson, Boyd Speak"I go one game at a time. I don't set goals accordingly," Hendrickson said before Monday's practice. "Seasons are unpredictable. There's 100 percent injury rate, whether there's a bruise or a really (bad one). All I know is I'm going to impact games hitting the quarterback and that's my job and that's why I'm in this building. Putting numbers on it isn't as...