AFC North Round-Up: Cincinnati Bengals

BALTIMORE - NOVEMBER 20: Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens scores touchdown #2 against the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank Stadium on November 20, 2011 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens lead the Bengals 14-7 at the half. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

In many ways, the 2011 Cincinnati Bengals reminded a lot of Baltimore Ravens fans of the 2008 version of the Ravens. After a poor prior season, an offensive overhaul with a new rookie QB resulted in surprising a lot of people and making the post-season.

The Bengals continued to appear to be on an upward climb as they had a great draft and will have a full off-season that QB Andy Dalton and WR A.J. Green did not have the benefit of last year as rookies. Our SB Nation sister-site on the Bengals, Cincy Jungle, has some great content, a ton of traffic and excellent contributors.

Here is a bunch of links to stories on the Bengals that might be of interest to Ravens fans:

Bobbie Williams Is Now A Baltimore Raven: Their loss is our gain, right?

Gil Brandt Ranks The Bengals No. 15 In First Power Ranking Of The Year: Behind both the Ravens and Steelers!

NFL Debate: Are The Bengals The Most Improved Team This Offseason? Did they really take the first-round draft pick we coveted?

In Case You Missed It, The Bengals 2012 Schedule Is One Against Familiar Faces: Especially their MNF opener in Baltimore!

The Must-Watch Bengals Games Of 2012 And Their Storylines: Guess what games are #1 (and #3)?

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Baltimore Beat Down

You must be a member of Baltimore Beat Down to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beat Down. You should read them.

Join Baltimore Beat Down

You must be a member of Baltimore Beat Down to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beat Down. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker