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Cincinnati Bengals Analysis

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Giving Thanks when in the Pitts

John and Anthony look ahead to the first go-round of "Steelers Week", which has lost a little luster with the Joe Burrow injury. With tough, yet beatable teams the rest of the way, can Cincinnati make a run?

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Thursday is the New Sunday

John and Anthony look ahead to the big AFC North showdown on Thursday night. What’s the latest on the injury front? How can the Bengals win this game?

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Mess with the Bull, get the Horns

The Bengals face a sneaky-tough matchup on Sunday against the Texans with the Ravens waiting on the horizon. We bring in SB Nation’s Scott Barzilla to help us preview the matchup.

The good, the bad and the ugly in Bengals’ 24-18 win over Bills

The Bengals took care of business at home in a critical conference win. We take a look at the best and worst facets of the victory.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Sunday Night Stars and Stripes

It’s a doozy of a matchup on Sunday Night Football with the Bills looking to atone for a big-time postseason loss from last year. Emotions will be running high and some of the league’s biggest stars will be out in primetime.

Film Room: Bengals Defense Shines in Crunch Time

How the Bengals defense closed out the season-shifting win over the 49ers.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: 49ers Preview with SBN’s Jason Aponte

The Bengals head out West to take on one of the best teams in the league. However, the 49ers are on a two-game losing streak and face missing a handful of star players. John and Anthony bring in SB Nation’s Jason Aponte who covers San Francisco for the inside scoop.

Predictions for the Bengals’ remaining games

We take a look at Cincinnati’s remaining opponents and take a crack at guessing their final season record.

The good, the bad and the ugly in the Bengals’ 17-13 win over the Seahawks

The win had positives, to be sure, but there are some other major areas of concern.

Seahawks at Bengals Week 6 Preview: Gaining Ground

Cincinnati is on a path to continue to right their season after a rough start, but a quietly-tough matchup awaits them this Sunday with the birds from the Pacific Northwest.

5 Questions with the Enemy: John Gilbert of SB Nation’s Field Gulls

The Cincinnati Bengals host a quietly stout Seattle Seahawks team this Sunday. We get the scoop from an insider over at SB Nation’s Field Gulls to see what’s in store.

Live Bengals Q and A: Submit Yours to be Answered!

It’s a big Week 6 inter-conference clash between the Bengals and Seahawks this Sunday and we’re here to talk about it! Join us at 3:30 p.m. ET live and give us your questions to be answered!

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: On the Right Track

The Bengals got back to looking like their old selves in the desert, but face a harder opponent this week at home. What can be carried over from the win against Arizona and what is there to be most concerned with in this one?

Film Room: DJ Turner showing flashes

Turner could be the next big thing for the Bengals defense

Bengals at Cardinals Preview: High Heat

The Bengals’ urgency is as high as the desert temperatures with yet another early season "must-win" opportunity staring them in the face this Sunday.

Cincinnati Bengals Flashback: 1970 squad rallies to make NFL Playoffs

The 2023 Cincinnati Bengals are facing an uphill battle to make the postseason. However, internal franchise history provides an example of a past team overcoming big odds to win the division.

Looking back at Orlando Brown Jr.’s Recent JDRF Event at Paycor Stadium

Cincy Jungle’s Drew Garrison and Jason Garrison were on hand for a great charity event benefitting the Cincinnati chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. Enjoy the sights and sounds from the event!

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals Podcast: Feeling the Heat

Former NFL tight end and current BLEAV in Cardinals host, Ed Smith, joins us to preview the big battle out west. The crew also talks about the keys to a win and biggest matchups for the Week 5 contest.

5 Questions with the Enemy: Seth Cox of SB Nation’s Revenge of the Birds

We tap the knowledge of one of the head men over at SB Nation’s Arizona Cardinals website. Let’s get to know an opponent the Bengals rarely see, yet face this week in a must-win game.

Talking Football with Bengal Jim and Friends: 2023 Week 4 Breakdown & Look Ahead to Week 5

Jimmie, James, Marc, Tom, Jamie and Tony break down the issues from Week 4 and look ahead to what hopes to be a great weekend in the Arizona desert.

The good, the bad and the ugly in the Bengals’ 27-3 blowout loss to Titans

It’s going to be heavy on the latter two.

Bengals at Titans Week 4 Game Preview: Sinking Ships

Two teams with disappointing records to start 2023 face-off on Sunday afternoon. A win gets the respective squad back on track; a loss may torpedo the others’ season.

5 Questions with the Enemy: Jimmy Morris of SB Nation’s Music City Miracles

The Bengals have faced the Titans every season since Joe Burrow came to town.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Titanic Throe in Tennessee

We welcome in the resident Titans expert from A to Z Sports to preview the Week 4 clash, while breaking down the keys to a win and bring a special announcement.

The good, the bad and the ugly in Bengals’ 19-16 win over Rams

The Bengals ground through a tough win at home in primetime, and while there is growing optimism about the coming weeks, other concerns linger.

Bengals vs. Rams Preview: Locking Horns Under the Lights

The Bengals enter a must-win primetime game against a foe they rarely see yet have strong ties with in many facets.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Familiar Strangers

The Bengals are teetering on must-win territory this week with a Super Bowl LVI rematch set for Monday Night Football. We break down the crucial matchups and more with BLEAV in Rams co-host, Jake Ellenbogen!

The good, the bad and the ugly in Bengals’ Week 2 loss to Ravens

It wasn’t great until late in the game, but Cincinnati did make a valiant effort.

OBI’s The Aftermath: What’s Next for Bengals After 0-2 Start?

It’s deja vu all over again, with the Bengals off to another 0-2 start. We break down the issues in Week 2 and longer-term worries for the team.

What’s the bigger problem with the Bengals: Offense or defense?

Both units struggle in the Bengals’ loss to the Ravens.

Ravens at Bengals Week 2 Preview: Losing is for the Birds

After an embarrassing Week 1 performance and a second divisional game in as many weeks to start the season, the Bengals are sniffing "must win territory".

5 Questions with the Enemy: Kyle Barber of Baltimore Beatdown

We sit down with the contributor over at SB Nation’s Baltimore Ravens site to get the skinny on this week’s matchup.

The Orange and Black Insider Bengals podcast: Home Sweet Home

The Bengals are looking to rebound against the Ravens in their home opener. We take a look at the opponent and see which matchups are critical.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly in Bengals’ 24-3 loss to Browns

Simply put, there wasn’t much to like in the Bengals’ season-opener.

Talking Football with Bengal Jim and Friends: Cincinnati Enquirer’s Charlie Goldsmith joins the show!

Join us along with the Cincinnati Enquire’s Charlie Goldsmith as we discuss week 1 and look ahead to this weeks match up against the Baltimore Ravens!

Bengals Weekly Awards in 24-3 loss to Browns

Cast your vote and sound off on your winner for the weekly Bengals awards!