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2019 Schedule
6-10, 4th in AFC North

NFL Nation Takeover: Bengals

ESPN NFL Nation Bengals Reporter Katherine Terrell joins Sunday Morning to discuss how good the Bengals will be this season.


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Mina and Mike Ryan from The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz take a closer look at the AFC North and discuss how the Browns (3:18), Ravens (16:53), Bengals (39:52), and Steelers (49:51) will fare this season. Plus, who's the best Packers QB of all time (29:40), a new DJ name for Mike (58:54), and which character from Big Little Lies is Dan Le Batard (1:02:53)?

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Bengals G Boling retiring for health reasons

Bengals guard Clint Boling cited health reasons in announcing his retirement after eight seasons in the league. Boling, 30, played every game for the past two seasons.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

Bengals guard Clint Boling announced his retirement from the NFL today due to heath issues. He has been sidelined all summer with an undisclosed injury. “After eight years in the NFL, it is time for me to step away from the game due to medical reasons,” Boling said in a news release. “This is not an easy decision, but it is the right one for me, my wife Kelly and our two young girls. I want to thank the Brown family for giving me the opportunity to play my entire career with the Bengals. I also want to thank my teammates, coaches, fans and everyone who has supported me throughout my career.”

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Bengals' top pick Williams likely out for season

Jonah Williams, the Bengals' top pick in the draft, likely will miss the 2019 season after having shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum. The team said he's expected to make a full recovery.

Hasselbeck: Bengals now have to scramble to replace Williams (0:50)

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Bengals announced that rookie OT Jonah Williams had left shoulder surgery to repair a torn labrum. Williams likely will miss the 2019 season, but is expected to make a full recovery.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bengals are going to have some lineup shuffling today with first-round pick Jonah Williams "dinged up," according to Zac Taylor. Williams must have gotten injured during the closed portion of OTAs last week, although Taylor wouldn't speculate on the severity, saying only that Williams was going to see doctors. Williams is in attendance at minicamp, standing on the sideline and watching. It's possible they'll try to work in new guard John Jerry a bit after he signed yesterday. Clint Boling is still working out on the sideline, so it looks like he won't be participating again.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bengals are getting John Ross and A.J. Green back for mini-camp today, although Green will be limited to mostly individual drills. Zac Taylor said Green has been fully cleared from the toe injury that ended his season, but he doesn't need to see anything from him at this point, as he knows full well what Green can do. Ross didn't practice during the open portion of OTAs last week.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

The Bengals signed former Giants guard John Jerry and waived Rod Taylor. Tough break for Taylor, a 7th round draft pick last year who tore his ACL on Day 1 of training camp and appeared to still be recovering, as he had not worked his way back into a normal practice routine yet.

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Ex-Bengal Jonathan Fanene faces assault charges

Court documents allege former Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Jonathan Fanene used a pipe, golf club and broom handle to assault his wife and his sister over allegations he had an extramarital affair while on a trip to Hawaii.

Katherine Terrell ESPN Staff Writer 

WR John Ross and S Shawn Williams, are not practicing and watching from the side. No sign of Cordy Glenn or Darqueze Dennard. Kent Perkins is on the rehab field. Same group on rehab field as last week otherwise: Redmond, Boling, Green, Eifert, Schreck, Glasgow, Lawson, Taylor, Anderson, Phillips. We'll see if Pratt does anything.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards205.624th
Rushing Yards105.121st
Points For23.017th
Points Against28.430th