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Week Five early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the early games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoffs. Bills at Bengals Bills: LB Ramon Humber, WR Jordan Matthews, G John Miller, T Conor McDermott, [more]

Vontaze Burfict not fined for hit on DeShone Kizer

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict drew a 15-yard penalty in his first game back. He did not, however, earn a fine. Burfict, who served a three-game suspension for repeated illegal hits, drew a roughing-the-passer penalty on Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer in the fourth quarter Sunday. It negated an interception, though the Browns later turned the ball [more]

Week Five injury report roundup

Week Five kicked off on Thursday with a Patriots win and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should be self-explanatory. Players [more]

Report: Bengals work out quarterbacks

The Bengals worked out quarterbacks Matt Barkley, Matt McGloin and T.J. Yates on Thursday, according to Field Yates of ESPN. All three worked out for the Titans earlier this week before Tennessee signed Brandon Weeden. Cincinnati has only Andy Dalton and A.J. McCarron on the roster, and McCarron has an Achilles’ injury. Barkley, a fourth-round [more]

Tyler Boyd facing drug charges in Pennsylvania

Bengals wide receiver Tyler Boyd is facing criminal charges in Pennsylvania after a July car crash. According to court records shared by Beau Berman of WTAE in Pittsburgh, police found a crashed and abandoned Mercedes registered to Boyd on July 12. During a search of the vehicle, they found an open bottle of Hennessey, an [more]

Bengals’ running game going nowhere fast

On paper, the Bengals run game looks formidable. In reality, it’s not. Cincinnati ranks 23th in rushing yards per game at 88.8 and 28th in yards per attempt at 3.3. Joe Mixon has 52 carries for 136 yards; Giovani Bernard has 18 carries for 89 yards; and Jeremy Hill has 25 carries for 82 yards. [more]

Hue Jackson “not going to get caught up” in what others say about team

After the Bengals rolled over the Browns on Sunday, Bengals cornerback Adam Jones said he’s a big fan of Browns coach Hue Jackson from their days together in Cincinnati but that he’s not sure if Jackson has enough talent to win games in Cleveland. On Monday, Jackson was asked about Jones’ comment. He didn’t offer [more]

Bengals linebacker Carl Lawson loses sack, and a couple of teeth

Bengals linebacker Carl Lawson almost made a play, but Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer got the ball out before he could record his sack. That wasn’t all that got away from him. “When I’m bringing him down I see my teeth just in the air,” Lawson said, via Jim Owczarski of the Cincinnati Enquirer. “I’m like, [more]

Adam Jones feels bad for Hue Jackson after thrashing Browns

The Browns are in the business of accumulating assets for the future. But after getting their present assets beat by the Bengals, Cincinnati cornerback Adam Jones said he felt sorry for Cleveland coach Hue Jackson. “As people know I’m a fan of Coach Hue,” Jones said, via Zac Jackson of The Athletic. “I know you [more]

Bengals blow out Browns

The Bengals and Browns met in the battle of Ohio, but only one team came ready for battle. Cleveland put forth an embarrassing effort, getting blown out by the previously winless Bengals 31-7. The Browns are 0-4, and they might be even worse this year than they were last year, when they were the worst [more]

Week Four early inactives

Sunday’s action got off to an early start with the Saints and Dolphins squaring off in London and the next wave of games will kick off at 1 p.m. ET. We’ll have all of the inactives from those games right here, so check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes [more]

Myles Garrett not expected to play Sunday

Browns defensive end Myles Garrett was back on the practice field this week for the first time since he suffered a high ankle sprain in the days leading up to the season opener, but it looks like he’ll need a bit more time before he’ll play in a game. According to multiple reports, Garrett will [more]

Week Four injury report roundup

Week Four kicked off on Thursday with a Packers win and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should be self-explanatory. Players [more]

Hue Jackson warns Browns about reacting to Vontaze Burfict

Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict returns from a three-game suspension just in time to face Hue Jackson’s Browns. Jackson, who spent four seasons as an assistant coach in Cincinnati, isn’t expecting Burfict to come back in a good mood. “He’s just ornery anyway,” Jackson said, via Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. “That’s just [more]

Bengals will be without John Ross and Tyler Eifert this weekend

The Bengals had a good idea tight end Tyler Eifert would be out for a few more weeks with a back problem. But he’s not the only one. The Bengals have also ruled rookie wide receiver John Ross for Sunday’s game against the Browns. He missed last week’s game as well with a knee problem. [more]

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