Greg Hoard: Youth Prevails in Bengals’ Finale

And again we wait. If the true test of an NFL team is the ability to sustain and maintain a consistently successful performance, and to build on that success week after week...with the Bengals' win in Sunday's finale, we're in an all-too-familiar position. Once again...we wait to see. Read Greg Hoard in the latest inside feature.

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Nov
29

Hoard: Bengals Regain Their Way, Romp Rams

The Roar Restored!….Sunday the Bengals played committed football. If not every down, darned close. One play, demonstrated that more than any other. Read about it from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: The Exposure Continues, Bengals Drop 2nd Straight, Falling To Arizona
Nov
23

Hoard: The Exposure Continues, Bengals Drop 2nd Straight, Falling To Arizona

There’s No Way…Kicker Mike Nugent thought he’d given the Bengals a chance to win in overtime. As it turned out he had to watch them lose to the Cardinals Sunday in an all-too-familiar scenario. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s inside feature.

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Hoard: Shabby Loss Drops Bengals From Unbeaten Ranks
Nov
17

Hoard: Shabby Loss Drops Bengals From Unbeaten Ranks

What Now?…Tackle Andrew Whitworth’s expression begs the question: Do the Bengals recover from Monday night’s fiasco, or revert to their old form. Houston, we may have a problem. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard:  Bengals Now 8-0, A “Team Without A Weakness”…
Nov
6

Hoard: Bengals Now 8-0, A “Team Without A Weakness”…

The defense was superb, Tyler Eifert caught three touchdowns, and Andy Dalton continues to play like Johnny Unitas. The Bengals stay “perfect” (in every respect) with a crushing win over Cleveland. Read the latest Bengals Press Pros feature.

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Hoard: Bengals Now 8-0, A Team “Without A Weakness”
Nov
6

Hoard: Bengals Now 8-0, A Team “Without A Weakness”

The defense was superb, Tyler Eifert caught three touchdowns, and Andy Dalton continues to play like Johnny Unitas. The Bengals stay “perfect” with a crushing win over Cleveland.

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Hoard: Bengals Still Undefeated But Not Perfect in Win Over Steelers
Nov
2

Hoard: Bengals Still Undefeated But Not Perfect in Win Over Steelers

The Bengals turned in their worst performance of the season….and still won, taking down Pittsburgh and breaking a three-game losing streak to the Steelers. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: Bengals Are Money Against Bills, Stand 6-0
Oct
18

Hoard: Bengals Are Money Against Bills, Stand 6-0

All in all, it had the look of another day at the office…the Bengals go 6-0, their best start in 25 years, with a convincing win on the road over Buffalo. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s inside feature.

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Hoard: It’s A New Crew, Bengals Come Back to Take Seahawks
Oct
11

Hoard: It’s A New Crew, Bengals Come Back to Take Seahawks

Really, Really Hot….After an amazing comeback and an overtime win Sunday over the Seattle Seahawks, the guy (above) with the foam rubber finger’s got it right. “Who Dey” think is gonna’ eventually beat the Bengals? Anyone? Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s inside feature.

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Hoard: Bengals “D” and Diverse Attack Leads to New Ground
Oct
6

Hoard: Bengals “D” and Diverse Attack Leads to New Ground

Scary Good?….They turned out in all kinds of garb Sunday to see the Bengals play near-perfect offense and defense that gave ground and seven field goals to the Chiefs…nothing else. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard:  Time For a Fresh Look at The Bengals, Ya Think?
Oct
1

Hoard: Time For a Fresh Look at The Bengals, Ya Think?

There’s not reason to lose your mind yet over Andy Dalton and the Bengals, but, there is reason to reevaluate the jaded perspective that prevails here in Western Ohio. Words from Greg Hoard and others in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: Bengals Display New Face, Bounce Back to Top Ravens…Again
Sep
27

Hoard: Bengals Display New Face, Bounce Back to Top Ravens…Again

How You Like Him Now?…Andy Dalton gave another glimpse of his new confidence, leading the Bengals in an impressive character win Sunday over the Baltimore Ravens. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: Bengals Short-Circuit Chargers In Home Opener
Sep
20

Hoard: Bengals Short-Circuit Chargers In Home Opener

Marvin Moment…Marvin Jones’ touchdown grab before the half drew the praise, but a win over San Diego in the home opener raised anticipation of a Bengals team finally set to deliver. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: Bengals Wreck Raiders In Opener
Sep
13

Hoard: Bengals Wreck Raiders In Opener

Eifert Was Eye-Popping…Tight end Tyler Eifert had his best day as a pro, leading the Bengals to an impressive 33-13 win over Oakland in the season opener. Read more on the game and game notes from Greg Hoard in today’s inside feature.

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Bengals Story Aging, Along With Owner
Aug
11

Bengals Story Aging, Along With Owner

Before you get your hopes up, before you drink the Kool-Aid for another season, use some perspective when you consider the past, and the future, of Mike Brown the Bengals.

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Hoard:  The Lesson Of XVI…!
Jan
19

Hoard: The Lesson Of XVI…!

Wicky-Wacky And The Bengals…It took a post-season face-to-face with a Bengals linebacker to make me realize that the players’ perception of football, and a writer’s perception of football, are sometimes not mutually appreciated. Remembering the last Bengals team to play in a Super Bowl, Greg Hoard in today’s inside feature.

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Bengals: A Familiar End To A Familiar Story
Jan
4

Bengals: A Familiar End To A Familiar Story

What Happens Now?…The Bengals and Marvin Lewis are left to face another off-season of questions. it’s always actions that speaks most clearly, and Sunday it was Indianapolis that made the statement. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Hoard: Steelers Dominance Continues
Dec
29

Hoard: Steelers Dominance Continues

The Bengals needed a great game from Andy Dalton, and an error-free performance from everyone else. They got neither in Sunday’s loss to Pittsburgh. Read more from Greg Hoard.

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Hoard:  The Bengals, And The World Turns
Dec
23

Hoard: The Bengals, And The World Turns

This time it was different. After a horrible start, the Bengals get an 80-yard touchdown from Jeremy Hill and proved they had some new “fiestenous” in “Prime Time”. They hung on and beat the Broncos. Read more from Greg Hoard in today’s Press Pros inside feature;

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Bengals Ground Manziel, Browns
Dec
14

Bengals Ground Manziel, Browns

The Bengals did a number on the Browns, and made Johnny Manziel look like he was best suited for flag football, or running around in an intramural game. Greg Hoard’s take in today’s Press Pros.

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Johnny Who? Bengals Get Their Revenge In Cleveland
Dec
14

Johnny Who? Bengals Get Their Revenge In Cleveland

In one of the most anticipated first starts in NFL history. “Johnny Football” was more like “Johnny Nightmare” or “Johnny Awful.” You could even say he was “Johnny Rotten”. Read more from Chick Ludwig in today’s Press Pros feature.

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