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Bengals Bytes (7/13): Taking a look at Cincinnati’s coaches

The Bengals made some changes along their coaching staff, so make sure you catch up before they get to training camp.

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New Coaches Overview for 2018
The 2018 season will feature several new coaches on the Bengals sideline. The seven new coaches include first-year defensive coordinator Teryl Austin and first full-year offensive coordinator Bill Lazor.

Ex-Bengals CB Adam 'Pacman' Jones fights off Atlanta airport employee
The fight left Jones, who is currently a free agent, with a laceration on his face and resulted in the arrest of airport employee Frank Ragin, who "was determined to be the primary aggressor," according to an incident summary report from the Atlanta Police Department.

Buying or selling key Bengals as fantasy football studs in 2018
With fantasy football mock drafts right around the corner, now would be a good time to take a step back and examine the Cincinnati Bengals. These Bengals have droves of talent at skill positions, yet make for a risky proposition for fantasy owners because of how quickly things can spiral out of control like they did a year ago.

AJ Green is Close to Breaking Multiple Bengals Records
Ever since he first took the field as a Bengals player, AJ Green has been an absolute stud. After putting up 1,057 yards and 7 touchdowns his rookie season, Green has solidified himself as one of the NFL’s elite wide receivers. Since that classification is no longer in doubt, he can now set his sights higher. This season, Green has the chance to become the Bengals’ all-time leading receiver in several categories, surpassing Chad Johnson.

The 3 riskiest players on the Bengals in 2018
While the front office has turned down the outright character risks it liked to take in the past, the foundation for success for these Bengals still rests in risky players of a different variety.

Bengals vs. Cowboys preseason Week 2 gets NFL Network treatment
A reunion of sorts with former offensive line coach Paul Alexander will be nationally televised for the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 2 of the preseason.The away game against the Dallas Cowboys, slated for a 7 p.m. ET kickoff, is one of several live preseason games carried by NFL Network

Bengals could have one of NFL’s best position battles at DE
The Cincinnati Bengals have several positions sure to put on interesting roster battles in training camp. Running back and wide receiver look deep as usual. The coaches will have some tough decisions to make in the secondary, as well.

AFC North Bytes

Did Antonio Brown’s dad spoil the surprise about the Madden 19 cover?
Take this one for what it’s worth. EA Sports just released the player ratings this week which means the cover can’t be far behind. There’s been no chatter at all about who is going to be on the cover at all. But we might have an inadvertent clue that it is going to be Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown.

Tim Tebow is a Baker Mayfield believer; says rookie QB will help turn Browns around
Before taking the field against the Akron RubberDucks, Tim Tebow said he's a fan of Browns No. 1 overall pick Baker Mayfield and thinks the quarterback will help turn the team around. Tebow currently plays for the Binghamton Rumble Ponies, the Class AA affiliate for the New York Mets. He returned to the team Thursday after playing in the Eastern League All-Star Game the day before.

Random Bytes

NFL Can't Escape Unusually Chaotic Offseason
This week, it was reported that the Jaguars' Marcell Dareus was accused in a lawsuit of sexual assault and exposing a woman to a sexually transmitted disease. On Thursday, Greg Auman of reported that Dareus is the subject of a second lawsuit accusing him of sexual assault.

LeSean McCoy's Ex-Girlfriend Told Police RB 'Set Her Up' After Attack
On Thursday, TMZ Sports reported the latest information released by the Alpharetta Police Department in Georgia included statements from Cordon. She said the unidentified individual demanded jewelry she had received from McCoy and appeared to escape from a second-floor window using a sheet.

1 Move Each NFL Team Should Make Before the Regular Season Begins
Whether it's the Browns taking a buzzsaw to a tomato can or the Philadelphia Eagles making a tweak or two to a championship roster, every team is making multiple changes this offseason.