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Bengals Bites (7/21) - Mind Blowing Stats

Take a look at some stats that NFL.com thinks will blow your mind. Marvin Jones has something in common with a super hero. The Baltimore Ravens have a big decision to make after this season.

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Mind-blowing stats for the Cincinnati Bengals | NFL.com
It’s not often that you hear Andy Dalton put in the same class as Dan Marino and Peyton Manning. But Dalton is one of five players in NFL history to pass for at least 20 touchdowns in each of his first three seasons (33 in 2013; 27 in 2012; 20 in 2011).

Marvin the Marvel
As the father of three young sons, it seems appropriate that Marvin Jones cites a comic book character to describe his ability to make tough catches for touchdowns. “When I’m in the end zone, I always tell the coaches that my ‘Spidey-senses’ are tingling,” said Jones with a laugh.

After this season, either Marshal Yanda or Kelechi Osemele must leave the Ravens - Baltimore Sun
The team enters 2015 with one of the best offensive lines in the NFL, but at the end of the season both Yanda and Osemele will become unrestricted free agents. Which one will the Ravens re-sign? Will it be Yanda, the perennial Pro Bowl performer, or Osemele, who is just reaching the peak of his career?

Ranking the Cincinnati Bengals offensive positions | isportsweb
With a roster that has quality players at every position, the Cincinnati Bengals have some of the best depth in the NFL. An offenses designed to run the football, Cincinnati has a similar make-up of a throwback NFL team taking pride in quality defense and dominant running. Accounting for depth and starters, here is my opinion of how each offensive unit ranks in comparison with each other.

Report: Titans WR Justin Hunter Arrested For July 4th Weekend Assault
WTKR in Hampton Roads, Va. reports that Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter turned himself in to authorities today and was arrested for his role in a “large” July 3 fight at Sandbar Raw Bar in Virginia Beach. At least one person involved went to the hospital. According to the Virginia Beach City Jail, Hunter is currently being held without bond, and is charged with “malicious intent, stabbing, cutting, wounding,” whatever that means:

Why Your Team Sucks 2015: Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Some people are fans of the Tampa Bay Bucs. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Tampa Bay Bucs. This 2015 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group.

Settlement remains possible in Brady case, theoretically | ProFootballTalk
With Commissioner Roger Goodell expected to issue a ruling on the appeal of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension soon and the NFL Players Association ready to respond to an any-game suspension by pursuing the Wapner option, a negotiated compromise remains possible. In theory.

How Cleveland Browns are cultivating a Polynesian brotherhood thousands of miles from home | cleveland.com
Local supermarkets might want to stock up on Spam – not the annoying email but the canned precooked meat. Dried seaweed also figures to be in high demand. If those items don't sound like staples of an NFL diet, Browns assistant coach Tony Tuioti can assure grocers he's prepared to buy in bulk to satisfy the culinary cravings of his expanding Polynesian posse.

Cowher: 'Training camp was special'
For former Steelers Coach Bill Cowher, the start of training camp meant the start of something new. It was a fresh beginning, a chance to put everything that was worked on during the offseason to the test. A chance for rookies and young players to prove themselves, and veterans to show that they still have it.