Latest Jessie Bates News

Bengals and Lions match up after losing games on field goals

Oct. 14, 2021 11:39 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (3-2) at DETROIT (0-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Bengals by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Cincinnati 2-3; Detroit 3-2. SERIES RECORD: Bengals lead 9-3. ...

Burrow is OK, Bengals move on after OT loss to Packers

Oct. 11, 2021 15:15 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals' strange overtime loss Sunday was overshadowed by news that quarterback Joe Burrow got a precautionary postgame trip to the hospital. Burrow, already playing on a surgically repaired left knee, was beaten up in the 25-22 loss to...

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. ...

Rodgers, Packers rolling again, prepare for Bengals

Oct. 07, 2021 13:21 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals coach Zac Taylor has seen a lot of Aaron Rodgers. In Taylor's estimation, he's watched more videotape on Rodgers than any other NFL quarterback. And that includes Taylor's current quarterback, Joe Burrow. One of Taylor's...

Bengals RB Mixon misses practice, status for Sunday unclear

Oct. 06, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon didn't practice Wednesday and is day to day with an ankle sprain. Coach Zac Taylor said he wanted to see Mixon at full speed on Thursday before he can make a judgment about his fitness for Cincinnati's (3-1)...

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...

Bengals without some key starters for matchup with Jaguars

Sep. 30, 2021 19:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals were without some key regulars Thursday night against the Jacksonville Jaguars, with receiver Tee Higgins, safety Jessie Bates, guard Xavier Su’a-Filo and cornerback Chidobe Awuzie sidelined by injuries. Higgins (shoulder) and...

Bengals' Higgins, Bates out with injuries for Jaguars game

Sep. 29, 2021 16:35 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals will be without receiver Tee Higgins and safety Jessie Bates for their Thursday night matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars. And the team likely will be missing cornerback Chidobe Awuzie (groin) and guard Xavier Su’a-Filo...

After solid opener, Bengals look to keep going against Bears

Sep. 16, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — With quarterback Joe Burrow healed, the Cincinnati Bengals came into the season believing they were in position to improve on a dismal 2020. They're off to a good start. The Chicago Bears can't say the same. Burrow and the...

Bengals get some breaks in Week 1 win against Vikings in OT

Sep. 13, 2021 12:50 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals needed some breaks to go their way in an overtime thriller against Minnesota. The hard-luck Bengals got few of them last season. So they can't help but feel they've turned some kind of corner after outlasting the Vikings 27-24...