Week 7: Cincinnati Bengals at Indianapolis Colts
All stories, news, and updates concerning Cincinnati's week seven game against the Indianapolis Colts.
Bengals Week Seven "Goat Of The Week"
We take a look at some of the Bengals players who weren't quite up to snuff in their 27-0 loss to the Colts.
Bengals Captains Remaining Calm And Confident
In speaking with the media on Tuesday, two players recognized as leaders on the Cincinnati Bengals told everyone that the team will be fine going forward.
Bengals Week Seven Most Valuable Player Award
We go over the very limited selections for the Bengals Week Seven MVP Award against the Colts. This one will either be very tough or very easy to vote for, so sound off and cast your vote!
Bengals vs Colts Pro Football Focus Scores
And the grades are in. The Bengals sucked. But some didn't. A breakdown from the good folk at Pro Football Focus.
Bengals Week Seven: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
We take a look at the best and worst from the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday versus the Indianapolis Colts. One category might be particularly lengthy.
Terence Newman proud of rookie Darqueze Dennard
Bengals rookie Darqueze Dennard didn't really stand out against the Indianapolis Colts, especially after only playing 18 snaps. But the kid got some useful playing time.
OPINION: How do the Bengals recover from this?
In the two of the past three games, Cincinnati has been blown out, destroyed on both sides of the ball, and hasn't won for about a month. Is this funk temporary or are we seeing something more long-term here?
Third down production was not very productive
Nothing on Cincinnati's offense made sense and yet the team actually spent a normal week putting together a gameplan that resulted in... this. And while the awful third down production gets all the focus, the Bengals just sucked on all three downs.
Bengals offensive and defensive snap counts
Taking a look at the snap distribution by the Bengals offense and defense during Cincinnati's 27-0 loss against the Indianapolis Colts.
Bengals falling hard and fast; Can they rebound?
As far as finding the cure for the Bengals, health plays an obvious role. Leadership is another.
"We got embarrassed today"
"That’s not how we play football. It’s embarrassing. We got flat-out embarrassed today. There’s nothing else I can say about it"Bengals cornerback Terence Newman
Jermaine Gresham finally stepped up
Bengals tight end Jermaine Gresham didn't have an awful game... in fact, he may be one of the team's lone highlights on an otherwise offensive performance by Cincinnati's offense on Sunday.
Burfict suffered a "cervical strain"
Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is a great football player that plays with extreme aggression. While it's benefited him and the Bengals, it's becoming a liability for both parties (because he keeps leaving games).
Colts shutout pathetic Bengals 27-0
If you're a fan of the Bengals, it might be best to pretend this was a bye week and move on. Nothing good came out of this. Nothing. Actually, if you believed in this team, you might feel like me right now. Kind of stupid.
Video: Gio takes monster hit from Vontae Davis
Giovani Bernard is the only respectable skill players Cincinnati has, and the Colts know that.
Leon Hall leaves Colts game with back strain
Once Leon Hall left vs. the Colts, Bengals first-round rookie Darqueze Dennard entered the game to take over.
Vontaze Burfict leaves game with neck injury
Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict suffered a neck injury on a tackle of Colts QB Andrew Luck.
Bengals vs. Colts Inactives:
In addition to AJ Green, the Bengals are also without starting linebackers Rey Maualuga and Emmanuel Lamur.
Predictions for Bengals vs Colts
We moved on to twitter over the weekend to find some awesome predictions for Sunday's game between the Bengals and Colts.
Scouting Report: Week 7 - Bengals vs Colts
This Sunday has the potential to be preview of a late January matchup and could go a long way in determining AFC Playoff seeding. Even with the Bengals recent string of injuries, this matchup still should be one of the most exciting games in week 7.
10 Things to Expect from Bengals vs. Colts
We look at what to expect from the Bengals vs. Colts matchup in NFL Week 7.
Bengals-Colts expert picks, analysis & predictions
The Bengals enter this game 3-1-1, while the Colts are 4-2 and winners of four straight.
Behind Enemy Lines: Bengals vs Colts
Josh Wilson from Stampede Blue chats with us for a few minutes to talk about Indianapolis as Cincinnati gears up for an important conference game between the Bengals and Colts.
Bengals @ Colts: Offense, Offense and More Offense
The Bengals face the Colts in a game where the offenses figure to have big days.
Bengals vs Colts Online Stream, TV, Odds and More
The Bengals and Colts duel in Indy with both teams looking for a win to stay atop their respective divisions.
Bengals versus Colts television coverage
The Cincinnati Bengals and Indianapolis Colts television map for this weekend. Are you one of the lucky ones getting the Bengals? Sound off!
Injury, practice and status report
Here is the official, status, injury and practice report for the Cincinnati Bengals and Indianapolis Colts.
What attribute of Luck would you like in Dalton?
Settle down. This isn't a war to determine Luck vs. Dalton, nor is it an indictment on Dalton. We're just paying the bills. And Marshall Faulk is wondering what attribute of Andrew Luck would you like implemented in Dalton?
Maualuga out for a while and Mays replacing Lamur?
The Cincinnati Bengals are playing some musical chairs based on their infirmary list for Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. Maualuga is expected to sit for a while and Mays, if Lamur can't play this weekend, will likely play nickel backer.
Five Keys To Bengals Victory Versus Colts
The Cincinnati Bengals have had a rough past couple of weeks, but there are ways that they can pull out a road win against the red hot Indianapolis Colts. We examine the main facets that they need to accomplish for a victory.
Bengals and Colts practice and injury report
Here is the official injury and practice report for the Cincinnati Bengals and Indianapolis Colts.
Green, Maualuga and Lamur miss practice
The good news was starting right guard Kevin Zeitler was back on the field.
PRIMER: Bengals (3-1-1) at Colts (4-2)
All you can eat buffet between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Indianapolis Colts.
Colts eye 5 straight wins for first time since '09
After a Week 5 loss to the Patriots and a tie with the Panthers in Week 6, a loss to the Colts would mean the Bengals don't get a win for over a month.
Marvin Lewis says Green could play versus Colts
When speaking to the media Monday, Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis talked about A.J. Green and his injured foot.
Cincinnati, I just want to say thank you accepting my family and I with open arms. We couldn’t have asked for a better home these past four years. I will always have nothing but love for you.— samaje perine (@samajp32) March 14, 2023
Happy Birthday to our guy with the smooth moves— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) February 28, 2023
Enjoy your day, @THE_Ickster! pic.twitter.com/ljAhLyC85a
.@ljw21 is a BALL HAWK— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) February 25, 2023
His 7 career INTs are the most by a LB since he was drafted in 2020. pic.twitter.com/LhLWVwHrTe