| Nov 9, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Cincinnati Bengals star A.J. Green represents the prototypical NFL wide receiver.
Big, strong, fast and gifted with immense leaping ability, Green has sure hands and an innate skill for route running.
In his first 40 NFL games, Green already has...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:01 AM
RAVENS PASSING GAME: In the past two weeks, the Ravens have gotten back to using predominantly three wide-receiver sets, trying to recapture the success from last year’s Super Bowl run. However, standing in the offense’s way has been...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:37 PM
When Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton was drafted in the second round three years ago, his arrival was accompanied by many questions surrounding a lack of ideal size and arm strength.
Much like Dalton, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco had to deal...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Ravens 26, Bengals 23
Call me crazy, but this could be the turnaround game the Ravens have been waiting for. There is plenty on the line for the Ravens as they sit at 3-5. If the Dolphins could beat the Bengals on a safety, the Ravens...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Dolphins 22, Bengals 20
Strategy: The Bengals want to be balanced offensively. They run a single-back offense and often use two tight ends to create mismatches. They use 2013 first-round pick Tyler Eifert all over the formation while Jermaine Gresham is...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Week 9 waiver targets for fantasy football leagues:
Indianapolis wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey (owned in 45 percent of Yahoo leagues)
In five NFL seasons, Darrius Heyward-Bey never has played all 16 games and has yet to eclipse 64 catches in a year....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:01 PM
As linebackers Kain Daub of Jacksonville Sandalwood and Jacob Pugh of Tallahassee Godby stood side-by-side during linebacker drills at the Jimbo Fisher Football Camp last week, onlookers just couldn't help but forecast the future.
The big, athletic...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Whether in a cartoony red-and-blue Super Mario costume bouncing around the Miami Heat’s “Harlem Shake” video or in his work clothes stepping in for a cramping LeBron James as a savior in Game 4 of last year’s NBA Finals, the...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Bengals 23, Ravens 17
Strategy: Believing that upgraded health in the postseason trumps building momentum, the Ravens rested injured players and key starters. And it worked as there were no serious injuries. The offense was run differently to...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Ravens 33, Giants 14Ravens 33, Giants 14
Strategy: Offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell finally put his creative stamp on the offense, orchestrating season highs with 533 yards of total offense and 224 rushing yards. That included an option pitchout...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:00 AM
As a rookie last year, A.J. Green paced the Cincinnati Bengals in receptions (65), yards (1,057) and touchdowns (seven). The offense also got sizable contributions from wide receivers Jerome Simpson (50 catches for 725 yards and four touchdowns) and Andre...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Seventh in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Cornerbacks.
This is a deep group of wide receivers. There are considerably more draftable players than at any other position. As a result, the order in which they are taken will depend as...