Posts Tagged ‘mike zimmer’

Bengals Staying In The Family With Coaching Staff

There is no need to reach out when you have the personnel you need. That’s how the Bengals feel. The AFC North champions have promoted all of their coaching vacancies through their staff. When offensive and defensive coordinators Jay Gruden and Mike Zimmer left town to become head coaches, the Bengals promoted Hue Jackson and […]

LB Coach Paul Guenther To Take Over Bengals Defense

Current linebackers coach Paul Guenther has been promoted to take over as the defensive coordinator of the Bengals. Former Bengals DC Mike Zimmer was hired early Wednesday as the new coach of the Vikings, thus creating the opening. Guenther began working for Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis in 2002 and has done an excellent job […]

Mike Zimmer Not Happy With Bengals D Monday Night

The Bengals defense was torched for 44 points and 430 yards of offense on Monday night in their loss to the Ravens. “We didn’t do anything Monday night. We didn’t rush the passer, we didn’t play the run good and we didn’t cover, so, we got to do all three of those,” Begnals DC Mike […]

Bengals Give DC Mike Zimmer a Contract Extension

The Bengals got a steal four years back when they were able to lure defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer to come to Cincy. He’s been through a lot, as have the Bengals, and he has been rewarded with a new contract extension. His defense has been ranked in the top 10 of defenses over the four […]

Bengals Add CB Terrance Newman

In a move that has been rumored to happen for about the last two weeks, the Bengals have come to terms with free agent CB Terrance Newman. ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported the deal Wednesday morning. Newman played under Mike Zimmer in Dallas, where he was the 5th overall pick of the Cowboys in the […]

A look at the defense after Lawson re-signs

With the team’s announcement that outside linebacker Manny Lawson will return to the Bengals in 2012, Cincinnati has secured all of its first-team defensive players for 2012. Only Lawson and Reggie Nelson hit the open market, but both reached agreements to return to Cincinnati next season. Much has been made about the San Francisco 49ers […]

Could the Bengals Lose Mike Zimmer to Miami?

The Cincy Enquirer reports that the Dolphins seem to be leaning towards Mike Zimmer as being the teams new head coach. Zimmer led the Bengals defense this past season, a unit that helped the team make the postseason. ProFootballTalk.com’s Mike Florio reports that “there’s increasing chatter in league circles” that the Dolphins are leaning toward […]

Dunlap On The Rise

During most of the 2010 season the Bengals pass rush seemed to be non-existent, injuries definitely played a role, but one of the few bright spots however had to be 2nd round pick Carlos Dunlap who finished the season with a rookie team record of 9.5 sacks which he accumulated with limited playing time. Dunlap […]