Cincinnati Bengals

Police: Former Bengal Attacked His Wife and Sister with a Golf Club

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Former Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Jonathan Fanene faces charges he used a pipe, golf club and broom handle to assault his wife and his sister over allegations he had an extramarital affair while on a trip to Hawaii, according to court documents filed this week.

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Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict Facing Another Suspension

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vontaze Burfict is appealing a four-game suspension from the NFL for violating its policy on performance-enhancing substances, the third straight season that the Cincinnati Bengals linebacker is facing punishment from the league.

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The Latest: Dalton Struggles, Texans Bench Savage for Watson

Deshaun Watson has started the second half at quarterback for the Houston Texans after a terrible first half by Tom Savage. The Texans traded up to draft Watson in the first round, but insisting all offseason that Savage would start.

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Bengals’ Lewis Defends Suspended Burfict, Says He’s Changed

Coach Marvin Lewis defended the hit by Vontaze Burfict that caused the NFL to suspend him for five games and insisted that the Bengals linebacker has changed his ways on the field to conform to the league’s emphasis on player safety.

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