Latest Jake Browning News

Fashionable fan apparel is in the spotlight. There's still an untapped market for the NFL

Feb. 15, 2024 14:25 PM EST

It started as a fun project. A white bodysuit, emblazoned with Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jake Browning’s number and initials. Taylor Damron had made it for her cousin, Browning’s girlfriend Stephanie Niles, to wear to the Jan. 7 game against the Cleveland Browns. Then, the...

Bengals get to brink of playoffs without Burrow but now face decisions on many free agents

Jan. 08, 2024 17:31 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — After Joe Burrow was lost for the season with a wrist injury in November, coach Zac Taylor insisted the Bengals had been built to win even without their franchise quarterback. Well, yes and no. Backup Jake Browning exceeded expectations by winning...

With Browns resting starters for the playoffs, motivated Bengals win 31-14 to finish above .500

Jan. 07, 2024 21:54 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — With a mostly meaningless loss to the Bengals in the books, the Browns could turn their attention to preparing for their first playoff game in three years. Cleveland coach Kevin Stefanski rested most of his starters Sunday in a 31-14 loss to Cincinnati. The Browns...

Bengals' mistakes too costly as hopes for playoff berth fall short

Jan. 02, 2024 15:36 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jake Browning reignited playoff hopes after star quarterback Joe Burrow was injured, but the Cincinnati Bengals had too many other weaknesses in 2023 to earn another trip to the postseason. Browning's exciting three-game win streak in December kept Cincinnati in...

Bengals eliminated from playoff contention with loss to Chiefs

Dec. 31, 2023 21:13 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — One year after Kansas City ended Cincinnati's season in a dramatic AFC championship game at Arrowhead Stadium, the Chiefs ended the Bengals' postseason hopes entirely in the exact same place on a cold New Year's Eve. Applying relentless pressure on Jake...

Harrison Butker hits 6 field goals, kicks Chiefs to AFC West title with 25-17 win over Bengals

Dec. 31, 2023 21:00 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have grown accustomed to wrapping up the AFC West by the middle of December. Turns out they're perfectly fine with clinching it on New Year's Eve. Amid an up-and-down season in which the Chiefs have been forced to rely...

Bengals visit Chiefs in AFC title game rematch as both teams fight for the playoffs

Dec. 28, 2023 16:46 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals and Kansas City Chiefs are accustomed to playing each other for a spot in the Super Bowl when the snow begins to fly. On Sunday, they are merely playing to get into the playoffs. The Bengals (8-7) have won three of their...

Shortcomings of Bengals, backup QB Jake Browning were apparent in blowout by Steelers

Dec. 24, 2023 17:38 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals' confidence and playoff hopes came crashing down in Pittsburgh two days before Christmas. Cincinnati had won three straight games to sneak back into the playoff picture. But the Bengals badly needed to beat the Steelers on Saturday to stay there....

Jake Browning's charmed run filling in for Joe Burrow ends with 3-pick performance, loss to Steelers

Dec. 23, 2023 22:04 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jake Browning scrambled to his right with two Pittsburgh Steelers defenders closing in during the first quarter on Saturday and thought he did what he's done so often of late while filling in for Joe Burrow: make the smart play. One...

Rudolph hits Pickens for 2 long touchdowns, Steelers end 3-game skid with 34-11 win over Bengals

Dec. 23, 2023 21:20 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph isn't afraid to admit his mind would drift toward the future as the seasons passed and he remained at the bottom of the Pittsburgh Steelers' depth chart. “You have confidence in yourself as a player,” the longtime backup quarterback said. “But...