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A new top-of-the-line quarterback, a remade defense, and healthy cornerstones at left tackle and wide receiver give Bengals' fans hope for 2020.

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The Cincinnati Bengals Got Their Tiger King

A new top-of-the-line quarterback, a remade defense, and healthy cornerstones at left tackle and wide receiver give Bengals' fans hope for 2020.

Nick Senzel Has Been Proving the Doubters Wrong His Entire Baseball Career

People are doubting Nick Senzel once again. That’s a place where he’s always thrived, and he has a long history of proving doubters wrong.

In 1887, Cincinnati Fans Really Did Try to Kill the Umpire

On one hot August day in 1887, Cincinnati Red Stockings fans got so riled up the umpire had to flee for his life and only a police escort saved him.

Possible Benefits to FC Cincinnati’s Season Break

Keeping the new players together and training will help build needed teamwork for FC Cincinnati, a plus when (or if) play resumes.

FC Cincinnati Sidesteps Shame in Season Opener

Jurgen Locadia’s quality play offers hope, as FCC prepares to face perennial powerhouse Atlanta United.

Your 2020 FC Cincinnati Season Preview

FCC’s second Major League Soccer season kicks off Sunday, with a better team on paper and higher expectations.

FC Cincinnati Stays Busy Remaking the Team

FC Cincinnati upgrades its roster by signing Japanese winger/striker Yuya Kubo and Dutch striker/winger Jürgen Locadia.

Bob Arledge Is a World Champion Pole Vaulter—and He’s in His 80s

His passion for the sport has lasted a lifetime, and training with high school kids keeps him young.

The Bengals’ Top Need Meets an Offseason Opportunity

Drafting and signing Joe Burrow could wash good feelings and positive karma across the entire fanbase and franchise in 2020. Or it could be a dumpster fire again.

Bengals End the Season With Positive Signs

Beating the Browns and almost winning in Miami help ease the pain of the Bengals' dreadful 2019 campaign. Only Joe Burrow will truly heal the wound.

OK, Andy Dalton Is a Problem for the Bengals

If the Bengals could get even decent quarterback play, they might have won eight games by now, including last Sunday against the Patriots.

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Cris Collinsworth Crunches The Numbers

You know Cris Collinsworth from his Bengals glory days and national TV profile, but Cincinnati might benefit more from his newest career—tech entrepreneur.

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SPORTS FEATURES

Life In The ’Burbs With Bengals Rookie John Ross

For Bengals receiver John Ross, an Amberley Village McMansion is just the right speed.

Marty Brennaman Is Still Coming In Loud and Clear

Marty Brennaman has been the voice of the Reds for more than four decades. But his most impressive feat has been keeping a voice of his own.

Swing Shift

Andrew Benintendi’s Not-So-Long Journey From Sellman Field To Fenway Park.

New Coach, Old Dream

Luke Fickell wants to make UC football great again. If he succeeds, will he stick around to enjoy it?

Hard Knocks Revisited

A former sports reporter looks back at Bengals training camps of yore.

Mike Brown’s Forgotten Playing Days

How the Bengals owner’s time on the gridiron explains his much-maligned career on the sidelines.