Latest C.J. Uzomah News

Roaring Bengals look to keep rolling vs. lowly Jets

Oct. 29, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (5-2) at NEW YORK JETS (1-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Bengals by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 4-3; Jets 1-5. SERIES RECORD: Jets lead 17-10. ...

Bengals' big-play Chase presents daunting task for 1-5 Jets

Oct. 28, 2021 14:17 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Ja'Marr Chase is catching passes at a record pace and leaving defensive backs frustrated and embarrassed along the way. The Cincinnati Bengals rookie wide receiver has 754 yards receiving, the most by a player through his first seven NFL...

Bengals off to best start in 6 years after rout of Ravens

Oct. 25, 2021 12:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati safety Jessie Bates III had a message for reporters waiting outside the locker room after the Bengals' biggest win in years. "If you’re not believing now, you’d better start,” Bates said after the Bengals (5-2) rolled over the...

Burrow, Chase lead way as Bengals speed past Ravens 41-17

Oct. 24, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ja'Marr Chase caught Joe Burrow's pass over the middle, avoided two players diving at his legs and spun past another defender into the clear. If that passing tandem progresses the way Cincinnati hopes, Sunday's long touchdown against Baltimore might be...

Bengals visit Ravens with AFC North lead on the line

Oct. 21, 2021 19:01 PM EDT

The Cincinnati Bengals have waited a while for a game like this. There's no point in downplaying it. “There’s something to this game," tight end C.J. Uzomah said. "It is a huge game, and we’re not treating it like a normal game.” ...

Bengals get a gratifying complete game, gear up for Ravens

Oct. 18, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow chalked up another first in his promising NFL career — resting on the sideline in the second half because his team had a comfortable lead. The second-year Cincinnati Bengals quarterback was all smiles Sunday watching backup Brandon Allen...

Joe Burrow throws 3 TDs as Bengals rout winless Lions 34-11

Oct. 17, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

Joe Burrow was able to rest his voice on the road with a rout, quieting frustrated fans at Ford Field, a week after getting sent to the hospital after taking a hit to the throat. Burrow tied a career high with three touchdown passes and he helped...

Rodgers, Packers visit Bengals in matchup of 3-1 teams

Oct. 07, 2021 13:49 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (3-1) at CINCINNATI (3-1) Sunday, 1 p.m., EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Packers 3-1; Bengals 2-2. SERIES RECORD: Bengals lead 7-6. ...

Burrow says he and Bengals are getting better every week

Oct. 01, 2021 15:25 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — After rallying the Bengals to a late win over the Jaguars, Cincinnati quarterback Joe Burrow said with matter-of-fact confidence that he is getting better every week. The stats and his dauntless performances under pressure seem to suggest that it's not...

McPherson makes FG as time expires, Bengals beat Jags 24-21

Oct. 01, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow spoiled Urban Meyer's return to Ohio and kept his former college coach winless on an NFL sideline. Burrow engineered four second-half scoring drives while passing for 348 yards and two touchdowns and the Bengals overcame a 14-0 halftime...