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The Bengals hope the experience of A.J. Hawk helps their linebacker core. Jeremy Hill could lead a potent running game. The history of the uniform.

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A.J. Hawk’s Experience Will Benefit the Cincinnati Bengals - RantSports
It seems as though the acquisition of Hawk happened at the perfect time for the Bengals, as the status of Pro Bowler Vontaze Burfict still remains unknown after having undergone microfracture knee surgery in January. He still has a long way to go in his recovery process, which means that guys like Hawk and rookie Paul Dawson will need to step up in his absence.

Jeremy Hill leads a potent running game in 2015
Jeremy Hill expects a balanced attack in 2015 from the Cincinnati Bengals offense. The second-year running back out of LSU made the comments to ESPN.com. During Jeremy Hill’s rookie campaign, which saw him slowly take over as lead back in Cincy, he generated great numbers on the ground with 222 carries for 1,124 yards, a 5.1 yards per carry average and 9 touchdowns.

The history of the Cincinnati Bengals' uniform | isportsweb
The Cincinnati Bengals have arguably one of the most distinct uniforms in the NFL. This distinction though comes with a great deal of debate as sports fans continuously voice their opinions on the looks of the Bengals’ apparel. At ESPN, Uni Watch ranked the Bengals’ uniform as the 2nd worst in the league saying that they may look better as Halloween costumes. Other sports enthusiasts such as Cover 32 disagree, ranking the uniform in the top 10 of NFL attire and saying that the classic orange and black stripes carry the history and distinction of the Bengals organization.

Devon Still of Cincinnati Bengals asking for prayers for daughter Leah - CBS News
The 5-year-old girl went into a hospital on May 5 to start the process of getting a stem cell transplant. The 4-to-6-week process involves high doses of chemotherapy at the outset.

Cincinnati Bengals like the potential of tight end C.J. Uzomah | AL.com
Tight end C.J. Uzomah caught 29 passes in his entire collegiate career at Auburn. The Cincinnati Bengals already had spent a third-round pick on a tight end before they got around to taking Uzomah in the fifth round with their seventh selection in the 2015 NFL Draft.

After incident at golf tournament, agent says fan harassed Manziel | ProFootballTalk
Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel was involved in some type of incident at a golf tournament on Saturday, although reports conflict about the details. Manziel's agent, Erik Burkhardt, told Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com that Manziel was harassed by a fan at the Byron Nelson Classic on Saturday.

Look: Wallace Gilberry lays it all out there on Instagram | Cincinnati Bengals
Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Wallace Gilberry took to Instagram as normal person and not a professional football player.