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Bengals Moving Andre Smith to Guard

Andre Smith hasn't played guard since he was in 9th grade but is preparing to play guard again. He's the likely replacement in the Bengals starting lineup for Kevin Zeitler who signed as a free agent with Cleveland, Geoff Hobson of reports. "I think Andre has a chance to be terrific at guard," said …

Bengals think Andre Smith can be a “terrific” guard

The Bengals lost two starting offensive linemen as free agents this offseason, leaving them with openings at left tackle and right guard as they built their team for the 2017 season.

Looking at the coming waves of quarterback deals

When it comes to quarterback contracts, the player's circumstances tend to have much more relevance to the final numbers than the broader market at the position.

Andy Dalton: Players aren’t thinking about Marvin Lewis’ contract situation

The Bengals have employed Marvin Lewis as their head coach since 2003 and they've kept him in the organization with a series of one-year extensions in recent years, but that's not the case this time around.

10 most shocking developments from NFL offseason

The NFL offseason is always full of surprises, but this past spring seemed to be a bit more shock-inducing than others in recent memory.The New England Patriots won Super Bowl LI yet somehow got signif

Former Bengals linebacker J.K. Schaffer pleads no contest to assault, public indecency

Former Cincinnati Bengals linebacker J.K. Schaffer pleaded no contest to charges of assault and public indecency following an incident at a church in February.

Fatherhood has brought Andy Dalton, A.J. Green closer

Life changed for Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green when he became a father.

John Wooten proud of growing NFL diversity

At least in title, Doug Williams is now in charge of personnel in Washington. And for the man who has fought for opportunities for minorities in football, it marked a high point, so far.

Five NFL teams that will surprise in 2017

Although the Atlanta Falcons fell apart with a 28-3 lead in the Super Bowl and went on to lose in crushing fashion, their run at the championship proved that any team is capable of a surprising season.

Texans, Ravens share award for best PR staffs of 2016

The public relations staffs of the Texans and Ravens were co-winners of the 2017 Pete Rozelle Award given by the Professional Football Writers of America. The Ravens won it for the third time (2011, 2013) and the Texans for a record fifth time (2004, 2007, 2010 and 2012).

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: 6/14 live stream

On this week's episode, Scott Schulze and Anthony Cosenza talk about a number of topics, including all updates as the team kicks off mandatory minicamp.

Andy Dalton assumes even more of a leadership role

Andy Dalton became a team leader as a rookie because of the position he plays. Six years later, the Bengals quarterback has earned the title. "He takes the bull by the horns," coach Marvin Lewis said, via Joe Kay of the Associated Press. "That's important.

Bengals roster breakdown, 90-in-90: Alex Redmond

Can the versatile lineman sneak onto the final roster?

Cody Core carted off field in Bengals minicamp with leg injury

Core and the Bengals are holding their breath after this injury scare.

Bengals Fan Rate Your Hate, Part 4: AFC West

The AFC West is next up in our Rate Your Hate series. So, which team out west do you hate most?