Free Agency 2013

Stories surrounding the Cincinnati Bengals and free agency in 2013.

Karlos Dansby's Deal Similar To James Harrison's


The Bengals were once interested in veteran linebacker Karlos Dansby, but then heavily pursued and signed James Harrison. Dansby subsequently signed a contract with the Cardinals and his new...

Offensive Weapons Are In Place--No More Excuses


Over the past few years, the Bengals' offense has had the image of holding the team back and having some glaring holes. The team has slowly addressed them and it's time for the excuses to go away.

Andre Smith Looks Good Despite Contract Holdout


The Bengals and right tackle Andre Smith finally came to an agreement last weekend to bring him back for the next three years. One lingering concern was what kind of shape that he would be...

Bengals Still Likely To Re-Sign LB Thomas Howard


In a Cincy Jungle/Who-Dey Weekly interview with Editor Geoff Hobson, he indicated that the club will likely still re-sign veteran linebacker Thomas Howard.

Free Agency Points To Culture Shift In Cincinnati?


In years past, the Bengals were an afterthought in free agency and were primarily used by players for negotiation leverage. A few players on the open market made it known that they wanted to be in...

More Details On Andre Smith's Contract


The pleasantly surprising news came out on Friday that the Bengals had re-signed their big offensive tackle, Andre Smith. Though we knew it was a three-year, $18 million deal, we didn't know other...

Details And Quotes About Andre Smith Deal


The Bengals made it known that one of their biggest priorities of this offseason to re-sign Andre Smith and they have done so. There are some details trickling in about the new contract.

Breaking: Bengals Re-Sign Andre Smith


The Bengals re-signed offensive tackle Andre Smith.

James Harrison: "I Feel Like I Have 3 Years Left"


Freshly signed linebacker James Harrison had a conference call today with the Cincinnati media. During the call, Harrison shed a little light on why he chose the Bengals and what he thinks he can...

Bengals And Tight End Alex Smith Reach Agreement


The Bengals have ramped up their free agency strategy over the past couple of weeks and added a veteran backup to their roster on Tuesday.


Shayne Graham Signs With Cleveland Browns


Former Bengals kicker Shayne Graham landed back in the AFC North on Monday after agreeing to terms with the Cleveland Browns.

Bengals Officially Re-Sign WR Hawkins and S Miles


After the Bengals offered them one-year deals back in March, the duo of Andrew Hawkins and Jeromy Miles finally signed their tenders on Monday, officially bringing them back into the fold for 2013.

Bengals And LB James Harrison Have Mutual Interest


The Bengals have had a busy week hosting and signing players, all of which has hit an apex on Friday. One of the biggest names on the free agent market continues to be connected to Cincinnati.

Bengals Reportedly Nearing Deal With TE Alex Smith


The Bengals are seemingly trying to get deals done before the weekend hits and another may be coming down the pike, according to a report from Geoff Hobson.

Bengals Announce Pollak Signing; Waive WR Tuinei


The Bengals are starting to make some moves shortly before the draft. One we previously knew about and the other was a reaction to the new signing.

Report: Bengals Re-Sign RB Scott To One-Year Deal


Recent reports from Editor Geoff Hobson and The Cincinnati Enquirer's Joe Reedy noted that the Bengals have a one-year deal in place to re-sign free agent running back, Bernard Scott.

Mailbag: A Spot For Dansby And Which Free Agent RB


We take a look at an interesting question from one of our loyal readers about free agent running backs and why Karlos Dansby is a great fit for Cincinnati and which spot he'd best be suited to...

James Harrison Visiting Bengals Thursday


Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is visiting the Bengals on Thursday, according to sources.

Bengals Re-Expressed Interest In RB Ahmad Bradshaw


The Bengals' free agency interests seem to be making the rounds of a good portion of the remaining big-name free agents. Another prominent name surfaced as being a possible connection with Cincinnati.

Bengals Reportedly Thought About Trade For McClain


When the Raiders sent out word around the league that they were open to trading former first round linebacker Rolando McClain, the Bengals may have been interested.

Cleveland Browns Sign Wide Receiver David Nelson


The Cleveland Browns continued their roster overhaul on Monday by signing former Buffalo Bills wide receiver, David Nelson.

Bengals Worked Out RB Felix Jones Recently


After the dust has settled on the frenzied first few days and weeks of free agency, the Cincinnati Bengals are still kicking the tires on some available players. They had one in at a position that...

Eric Winston And Dallas Cowboys In Contract Talks


A recent report from ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter has another prominent offensive tackle close to being off of the market. The options outside of Andre Smith are running low for the Bengals and...

2013 NFL Free Agency: 'Window Closing' on Smith


Due to the depth at the offensive tackle position in the draft, the window is closing on the Bengals re-signing Andre Smith, according to league sources.

An AFC North Three-Round Mock From NFL Network


Daniel Jeremiah and Bucky Brooks go through a three-round mock draft for one of the NFL's toughest divisions.

The Longer The Wait, The More Problems For Bengals


When you lay out a plan that forces you to put all of your eggs in one basket, there's a chance for things to backfire. Because of one major free agent contract squabble, the Bengals may have...

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