clock menu more-arrow no yes

Week 2: Atlanta Falcons at Cincinnati Bengals

All stories, updates and anything concerning Cincinnati's week two game against the Atlanta Falcons.

Mike Nugent isn't worried about Mike Nugent

"You just have to watch the film, sit in the room with the guys, and learn what you did wrong. You just have to fix it for this week."

Film Room: Vincent Rey next man up at linebacker

Vinny Rey will come in and step up if any of the three starters have to miss time, and that could happen against the Falcons.

Cincy Jungle's Week Two "Unsung Hero Of The Week"

We lay out the nominees for the Bengals players that effectively did their jobs behind the scenes. Cast your vote and sound off on who you think the winner should be for this week!

Turning Point: Bengals vs Falcons

We take a look at that turning point in the Bengals week 2 matchup with the Falcons.

Zeitler on crutches and in a boot

The Cincinnati Bengals starting right guard could miss up to a month after suffering a calf injury against the Falcons. He's moving around the lockerroom on crutches and a boot.

Lewis not worried about Green or Burfict

Both Pro Bowl players suffered injuries against the Atlanta Falcons and could sit this weekend against the Titans. And it would be ideal with a week four bye coming up after that.

Bengals vs. Falcons grades

We take a look at each phase of the game, from passing and rushing offense, to passing and rushing defense. Even special teams gets a look. What are your grades?

Dalton beats blitz to hit Mo for gamebreaker (GIF)

Andy Dalton saw a safety creep up to the line of scrimmage, and with the Falcons' also showing 'blitz', Dalton knew they were bringing an all-out blitz.

Waiting for answers on injured Bengals

The Cincinnati Bengals suffered several injuries against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Tests are being conducted and treatment is being given. We wait patiently to learn about those players statuses.

Bengals vs Falcons: Good, Bad and Ugly

We examine the best and worst of the Bengals' performance on Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons.

Bengals vs. Falcons: Total snap count

Taking a look at the snap distribution by the Bengals offense and defense during Cincinnati's 24-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons.

ESPN Game Balls: Bengals vs. Falcons

Bengals reporter Coley Harvey's game ball goes to Mohamed Sanu, who caught three passes for 84 yards, including a touchdown, and also completed a 50-yard pass to fellow receiver Brandon Tate.

Roddy White upset for getting speared (video)

Roddy White got a 15-yard personal foul penalty for shoving Bengals safety Reggie Nelson. He look at the play in question that caused him to retaliate in that manner.

This stream has:

Atlanta Falcons vs Cincinnati Bengals Postmortem

The Cincinnati Bengals improved to 2-0 with a win over the 1-1 Atlanta Falcons in Week 2. Keep track all of the pre and postgame stories here.

This offense is pretty damn good

Despite several components missing, Cincinnati's offense thrived on Sunday by relying on their running back duo who accounted for 56 percent of the team's total production.

Report: Bengals' A.J. Green has ligament strain

A.J. Green left the game during Cincinnati's opening possession in the first quarter. There are reports of "turf toe" and "ligament strain".

Kevin Zeitler on crutches

Cincinnati's starting right guard suffered the injury during Giovani Bernard's four-yard touchdown run late in the second quarter.

Bengals are 2-0 after 24-10 win over the Falcons

The Cincinnati Bengals took care of business at home on Sunday, with a dominating presence on both sides of the ball. The 2-0 Bengals will host the Tennessee Titans next week before their week four bye.

This stream has:

Kevin Zeitler Calf Injury Stream

The Bengals were beaten to a pulp on the injury front Sunday vs. the Falcons. Kevin Zeitler was a notable loss on the offensive line.

Vontaze Burfict & Kevin Zeitler OUT vs Falcons

The Bengals had to finish Sunday's game vs. the Falcons without several key starters, including Vontaze Burfict.

Bengals take 24-3 lead midway into the third

After a quick three-and-out to open the third quarter, the Bengals scored two touchdowns to extend their lead 24-3 midway through the third.

Zeitler, Brandon Thompson, Alex Smith injured

The Bengals were beaten to a pulp on the injury front in the first half of play vs. the Falcons.

Bernard gives the Bengals a 10-3 lead

At this stage of the first half, Bernard has 129 yards of total offense on 17 touches, including a touchdown that gave Cincinnati a 10-3 lead with over two minutes remaining before half time.

Nugent with two missed FGs in the first half

Against the Atlanta Falcons, after converting a possession-opening field goal to take a 3-0 lead, Nugent has missed consecutive field goals in the first half.

OPEN THREAD: Bengals vs. Falcons

Scouting Report - Week 2: Bengals vs Falcons

With two high-powered offenses, the Bengals vs Falcons has the making of a entertaining shootout. Here is what to look for on Sunday.

Featured Fanshot

Gameday in the Jungle

ESPN: Green and Atkins feel healthy

Both of Cincinnati's superstar players missed practice this week with an injury. Listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Falcons, both told ESPN that they're healthy.

Vontaze Burfict will start against the Falcons

Cincinnati Bengals starting middle linebacker Vontaze Burfict had been undergoing concussion protocols and was a full participant during Friday's practice.

Bengals v Falcons: Conversatin with The Falcoholic

The Falcons visit the Queen City for a week 2 showdown with the Bengals this Sunday and we visit with Jeanna Thomas of The Falcoholic to preview the match up.

CIN vs ATL: TV Info, Injury Report, Weather & More

The Bengals proved last week just how dangerous they can be in a 23-16 road win at Baltimore. The Falcons held at home for an overtime win over the New Orleans Saints to show they're back and ready to rebound from a disastrous 4-1

Five Bengals To Focus On vs the Atlanta Falcons

Here are some names to remember when you watch Sunday's game at the stadium or on CBS at 1 p.m.

Bengals defense needs Vontaze Burfict

We can reason that 20 things could result in a discrepancy in the first and second half against the Ravens... with Burfict's absence being one of them. Maybe the biggest one.

WIR: Bengals and Devon Still win

We take a look at the week in review by examining the Cincinnati Bengals regular season opening win in Baltimore. The Devon Still story continues to feel good but Jermaine Gresham and Tyler Eifert do not... for different reasons.

Now's The Time For Gresham To Prove Doubters Wrong

Starting tight end Jermaine Gresham remarked yesterday that he 'accepts the villain role'. He essentially admitted that he is aware of his doubters. Now he has the chance to prove them all wrong.

Carlos Dunlap Should Have a Big Game Against ATL

Dunlap didn't have a great game against the Ravens last week. Fortunately, he'll get to tee off on two backup tackles this week against the Falcons.

Fanshots

Most Recent