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Bengals' defense surprised, flattened by Panthers

Sep. 24, 2018 4:58 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Down to its last chance, the Bengals' defense dug in to stop the run. The Carolina Panthers ran the ball six straight plays, got a pair of first downs and finished them off. This time, there was no big play to save a defense that's given up a lot of yards in three games. The Panthers ran...

Cronkrite's 80-yard TD run helps USF beat ECU 20-13

Sep. 23, 2018 12:25 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — East Carolina's bid to wrap up an extended weather-related Florida stay with a victory came up just short. Jordan Cronkrite had the go-ahead 80-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter and South Florida beat Hurricane Florence-impacted East Carolina 20-13 in the American Athletic...

Cronkrite's 80-yard TD run helps USF beat ECU 20-13

Sep. 22, 2018 11:29 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Jordan Cronkrite had the go-ahead 80-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter and South Florida beat Hurricane Florence-impacted East Carolina 20-13 in the American Athletic Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night. East Carolina relocated to Orlando, Florida by bus Sept...

Cincinnati rallies then holds on for a 34-30 win over Ohio

Sep. 22, 2018 6:13 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Desmond Ridder led Cincinnati on a 92-yard fourth-quarter drive to take the lead then the defense stopped Ohio at the Bearcats 1-yard line with 52 seconds left on James Wiggins' interception for a 34-30 win on Saturday. Michael Warren's 3-yard run brought the Bearcats all the way back...

Keep on dancing: 95-year-old woman shows Bengals CB how

Sep. 21, 2018 1:27 PM EDT

Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick attended a "tailgate" party at a nursing home in suburban Loveland before Cincinnati's 34-23 win over the Baltimore Ravens. A 95-year-old woman stole the show and made for a popular video. Irma Shafer got up and danced away, making Kirkpatrick smile as he danced along. The...

Bullock perfect on kicks, gets 2-year extension from Bengals

Sep. 20, 2018 5:33 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — While Minnesota and Cleveland changed kickers after only two games, the Bengals gave Randy Bullock a two-year contract extension for his perfect start. He's made every field goal and extra-point attempt, helping the Bengals remain unbeaten. The seventh-year kicker has settled into the job...

Bengals down to Gio Bernard as only experienced running back

Sep. 19, 2018 4:05 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Giovani Bernard is the last veteran running back standing for the Cincinnati Bengals, and even he was limited in practice on Wednesday. The Bengals (2-0) head to Carolina (1-1) with Bernard as their only experienced back who knows their system. No. 3 back Tra Carson was waived Wednesday...

Yankees top Red Sox 3-2, deny Boston a division clincher

Sep. 19, 2018 12:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Walker hit a three-run homer, Zach Britton started a game-ending double play on New York's third try in the ninth inning and the Yankees kept the Boston Red Sox from a bubbly celebration in the Bronx for at least another night with a 3-2 victory Tuesday. Batting from the left side,...

Young players emerge on Bengals' defense during 2-0 start

Sep. 18, 2018 4:30 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Defensive end Sam Hubbard dreamed about chasing Ravens, Steelers and Browns quarterbacks around the field someday. Early in the Bengals' first prime time game of the season, the rookie sacked Joe Flacco for a key play in Cincinnati's decisive start. The third-round pick from Cincinnati...

FANTASY PLAYS: Ivory, Clement potential pickups for Week 3

Sep. 18, 2018 2:15 PM EDT

If you're searching for a difference-making player to boost your outlook after two weeks, you're unlikely to find that on the waiver wire this early in the season. If you feel the need to shift after an 0-2 start, trading is likely the best route to improving your team. And that may be a challenge, because any...