3:32 PM EDT, Tue October 22, 2019
Cincy Jungle 24 mins ago
NFL Week 8 Power Rankings Roundup

NFL Week 8 Power Rankings Roundup

Photo by Bryan Woolston/ No surprise as another loss adds to the weight of disappointment of this 2019 season. You get it at this point. The Bengals are 0-7, and they are going to be ranked as one of the bottom three teams. What bad things are the rankers saying about Cincinnati this week? NFL.com: 30 (Last Week 30) Andy Dalton needs a fresh start. For years, Dalton was a steady option at quarterback, a man who straddled the line between true franchise passer and hold-the-fort journeyman. But as the Bengals’ talent level has dissipated around him, Dalton has crumbled. Sunday was a low...
Cincy Jungle 2 hours ago
Bengals open as big underdogs in London vs. Rams

Bengals open as big underdogs in London vs. Rams

Photo by Andy Lyons/ No surprise here. The Bengals are 0-7, which means they’re going to be underdogs in most of their remaining games, especially the ones away from Paul Brown Stadium. This week, the Bengals will travel to London for a matchup with the 4-3 Rams, who need a strong finish over the second half of the season just to ensure they get a playoff spot in the highly-competitive NFC. They’re currently on the outside of the playoff picture if the postseason started today, so expect the Rams to play with a lot of urgency in London, even if it is against a winless Bengals...
Cincy Jungle 5 hours ago
The Bengals can win games with this defense

The Bengals can win games with this defense

Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports The Bengals’ defense is bad, but they aren’t why the team is losing. Last season, the Bengals had the worst defense in the league. They ranked last in the NFL in both points against and total yards. This led head coach Marvin Lewis to fire first-year defensive coordinator Teryl Austin midseason and take over the defense himself. Despite their immense struggles, the front office didn’t make any major changes with their defensive personnel. In free agency, they picked up former Giants defenders in Kerry Wynn and B.W. Webb, who played under...
Cincy Jungle 6 hours ago
3 things we learned from Bengals vs. Jaguars

3 things we learned from Bengals vs. Jaguars

Photo by Andy Lyons/ What have we learned that hasn’t been discussed already? Every week, I try to come up with new somethings that we can learn from the Bengals’ various performances. I try not to come up with the things that I didn’t talk about the week before so that these articles don’t become repetitive, but it gets harder and harder every week. What did we learn from the loss against the Jaguars? The Bengals run game needs some work, since the team only rushed for 33 yards and 32 of those yards were off of Andy Dalton scrambling. Preston Brown and Nick Vigil are having...
Cincy Jungle 7 hours ago
Bengals News (10/22): Cincinnati is a huge underdog in London

Bengals News (10/22): Cincinnati is a huge underdog in London

Photo by Andy Lyons/ The oddsmakers are not fans of the Bengals across the pond. The Bengals come face-to-face with their offensive DNA this Sunday in London.Zac Taylor’s Bengals come face-to-face with their offensive DNA this Sunday in London when they play Sean McVay’s Rams. Bengals offensive coordinator Brian Callahan made it clear Monday that they remain committed to the same guiding principles over the long haul. News conference transcript: Zac Taylor met with the media on a variety of topics heading into Week 8 at Los Angeles.“Back at it. The guys in the building are excited...