Cincinnati Bengals’ Super Bowl LVI loss to Los Angeles Rams a reminder rebuild not complete

INGLEWOOD, Calif. — The Cincinnati Bengals knew they needed drastic changes if they wanted to be a perennial playoff contender. They rebuilt the roster in free agency and drafted playmakers the past two offseasons to expedite the process. Through smart signings and good draft picks, Cincinnati morphed into the best team in the AFC North. … Read more

Super Bowl 2022 – Los Angeles Rams vs. Cincinnati Bengals live updates

4:50 PM ET Tory BarronESPNEditor Close Tory Barron is a Bristol-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. After retiring from playing lacrosse at UConn, the DC native decided to try her hand at writing about people playing sports. At the risk of stating the obvious, it all comes down to this. After 13 seasons in the … Read more

Cincinnati Bengals QB Joe Burrow ‘won team over’ during meeting on racial injustice in 2020

Before Joe Burrow led his team to an AFC championship with his arm, before he had even taken an NFL regular-season snap, the Cincinnati Bengals quarterback “won the team over” during an emotional meeting about racial injustice back in the summer of 2020. The Bengals were holding a meeting at team headquarters around August, in … Read more

‘It’s just uncanny’ – How the Bengals’ Joe Burrow and Ja’Marr Chase formed their unstoppable connection

CINCINNATI – During one practice this season, something didn’t feel right between Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow and wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase. A couple of passes missed the mark. So, the two stayed after for four or five extra throws. Chase instructed Burrow where to put the ball, and Burrow, the most accurate passer in … Read more

Super Bowl 22 – Madden simulator predicts Cincinnati Bengals and Joe Burrow edge Los Angeles Rams

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow can light up one more victory cigar – at least if the virtual prediction of Sunday’s Super Bowl ends up coming true. In the official Madden ’22 simulation of Super Bowl LVI, the Bengals knock off the Los Angeles Rams, 24-21, at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles and it is … Read more

Final NFL MVP candidate watch 2021

The award for the NFL’s most valuable player from the 2021 season comes down to two quarterbacks. Aaron Rodgers and Tom Brady formed were in a two-man race the back half of the year, and each built a case for MVP based on statistics, monumental performances and overall value to their respective franchises. Both quarterbacks … Read more

Super Bowl 2022 – From Joe Burrow to Joe Brrr, the Cincinnati Bengals QB gets the people going

7:20 AM ET Tory BarronESPN Editor Close Tory Barron is a Bristol-based writer and editor for ESPN.com. After retiring from playing lacrosse at UConn, the DC native decided to try her hand at writing about people playing sports. It takes a supremely confident individual to pair a Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson-esque black turtleneck and heart-printed … Read more

“It’s as hard as it comes”

CINCINNATI – Joe Burrow, quarterback of the Cincinnati Bengals, was preparing for his second NFL season when he saw someone he had briefly met. Well, it was really coping. In a 2014 Ohio state championship game, Burrow was playing for Athens High School as a defender, trying to stop Toledo Central Catholic and run Michael … Read more

Super Bowl 2022 – Cincinnati Bengals QB Joe Burrow gifts Kid Cudi with game-worn jersey

CINCINNATI – After helping win the AFC Championship Game last Sunday, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow got a request from one of his childhood idols. Kid Cudi, a rapper Burrow grew up admiring, congratulated Burrow on taking the Bengals to Super Bowl LVI and asked him for the game jersey from Cincinnati’s overtime victory over … Read more