Posts Tagged ‘cedric benson’

Gridiron Gab Week Two Preview: Chicago at Green Bay

Week two kicks off with a bang, as the Packers host the Bears in a huge week two NFC North showdown. The Pack lost to the Niners last week, while the Bears took down the Colts. The Pack looked totally out of sync in their loss to the Niners, as the SF defense did a […]

Rodgers Rushes For Two Scores as Packers Beat Bengals 27-13

By AP Aaron Rodgers was the best running back on the field. The MVP quarterback led Green Bay to a big first half Thursday night, running for 52 yards and two touchdowns during a 27-13 preseason victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, who simply couldn’t catch him. Rodgers avoided the rush and took off, finishing as […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Morning Edition 8/15

At least five Giants, OT’s Will Beatty and James Brewer, defensive tackles Marvin Austin and Martin Parker and cornerback Terrell Thomas, have had back issues during training camp, and it could be caused by their beds. – The signing of running back Cedric Benson goes against the grain of Ted Thompson‘s draft and develop […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/11

Running back Cedric Benson is in Green Bay and is expected to sign with the Packers, per sources according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN. – ESPN Aldon Smith, who flirted with an NFL rookie record for sacks last season, left Friday’s game in the first quarter with a hip injury and did not return. Smith […]

Oakland Reported to Have Interest in RB Cedric Benson

Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Oakland is a team that is showing interest in former Bengals running back Cedric Benson. The 29-year-old had 1,067 yards last season. He has not garnered much interest in free agency but Schefter reports that some other teams have been looking. Oakland has shown the most interest. At this […]

2012 NFL Free Agency – Breaking Down the Running Backs

Free agent frenzy starts in the NFL on March 13th, which is a welcome sight since last year we had to sit out a lockout and didn’t have free agency until August. Today we continue our position by position breakdown of free agents, and thanks to the good folks at Pro Football Weekly, they have […]

RB Benson Won’t Be Back With the Cincinnati Bengals in 2012

It sounds like the Bengals have already made up their mind about running back Cedric Benson, and he won’t be coming back to the cats in 2012. Benson told Alex Marvez on NFL Radio that he and the Bengals haven’t talked about a new deal. “We haven’t had any talks about a new deal, re-signing […]

Texans Win First Playoff Game in Team History; Eliminate Bengals 31-10

Playoff football was back in Houston Saturday, and the Texans, at one point a team that looked like it could be the #1 seed in the AFC, were ready for it. Andre scored on a 40-yard pass, and Arian Foster had a huge day on the ground, and the Texans ran to a 31-10 victory […]