Film Room

A Sampling of the Bengals Offensive Struggles

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Speculation abounds about why the offense has been so up-and-down this year. There are some notable issues that showed up in the Baltimore game that will need to be fixed.

Thompson limits Atkins' absence on run defense

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Brandon Thompson is a good run defender who should limit the opposing offense's running game. On that, he's capable of limiting Atkins' absence for the rest of...

Breaking down final three plays against Miami

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One comment in a FanPost asked about the final three plays against the Dolphins, so we broke those plays down.

Film Room: Defensive ends in run defense

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Geno Atkins may be done for the year, but a big reason the Bengals have been successful in run defense is because Michael Johnson and Carlos Dunlap so rarely let runs bounce outside.

Brandon Thompson is the next man up

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The Cincinnati Bengals have been applying a next-man up philosophy after losing a handful of players in the past month. Brandon Thompson is one of those guys that figures to step up.

Dalton's recent successes found in distribution

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Bengals quarterback is having a historic run (in terms of franchise history) in the last three games. If you're wondering how, look no further than distribution with everyone not named A.J. Green.

Bengals Face a Challenge in the Lions' Front Four

Detroit brings a four-man rush more than any other team in the league, but they get pressure with that four-man front regularly. The Bengals have one of the best pass blocking lines in the NFL. How...

Fauria is huge red zone threat for Bengals defense

Rookie tight end Joseph Fauria isn't the greatest contributor between the 20s. But if the Lions reach the redzone, the Bengals could face one of their greatest threats that they've seen this year.

Defensive stand during the two minute warning

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The Cincinnati Bengals are receiving a lot of attention or their goalline stand early in the second quarter. But another defensive effort later in the quarter was just as important.

Bengals rushing offense is heating up

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The Cincinnati Bengals have found greater successes running the football recently.

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