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Bengals Bites (8/19) - Pick a Fight

Steve Smith has apparently moved on from picking fights with teammates and moved on to rival bloggers. The Browns are renaming the quarterback position.

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Steve Smith challenges Browns fan blogger who calls him a 'punk' | Larry Brown Sports
On Tuesday, a Cleveland Browns fan blogger who writes for the SB Nation site Dawgs By Nature decided to take a shot at Smith and his history of altercations with teammates.

Renaming the Cleveland Browns Quarterback Position - Waiting For Next Year
We can’t possibly call what Peyton Manning does same thing as what Johnny Manziel does. Aaron Rodgers is a quarterback. Drew Brees is a quarterback. Tom Brady is, while maybe a Ball-Fondler, nevertheless a quarterback. Charlie Frye was not a quarterback.

Jerome Simpson suspended six games | ProFootballTalk
There might not be a team in the league more ready for the season to start than the 49ers. We're not talking about ready from a compete for a Super Bowl berth standpoint.

Dalton's options Ganging up
Tight ends playing wide receiver. Fullbacks playing tight end. Running backs playing receiver. Tackles playing tight end. When Andy Dalton is dueling this season with Big Ben or Joe Cool or Super Bowl Russell Wilson, he’ll have a Gang of options led by that masked man Rex Burkhead, a running back in disguise.

On Sunday night, about 48 hours removed from the Bengals preseason-opening win over the Giants, I wa

Bengals OC comfortable with Dalton changing plays -
Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton changed Hue Jackson's play in the huddle last week. Find out why Cincinnati's offensive coordinator was just fine with it.

Review of Bengals day at camp: Aug. 17
Taking a look at what went right, what went wrong and injury updates from Monday at Bengals training camp.

Linebackers look to close communication gap
Statistically, there was little for the Cincinnati Bengals' defensive unit as a whole to stress over following a dismantling of the various New York Giants offensive units on Friday night at Paul Brown Stadium.

For Bengals, signing own jersey still a special moment
It's the unwritten rule of training camp, if you see your jersey you have to sign. It often means as much to the player.

Justin Gilbert injured early in final Browns-Bills practice | ProFootballTalk
Second-year Browns cornerback Justin Gilbert had quite a day Monday when the Browns and Bills held a joint practice in Rochester. Tuesday, he had a much shorter day.

Andy Dalton handling center Russell Bodine's snap issues - Cincinnati Bengals Blog - ESPN
Nearly a week after Cincinnati Bengals center Russell Bodine sent two snaps flying past quarterback Andy Dalton's head, the second-year lineman had a problem with another exchange to the signal-caller Monday.