Bengals News

Steelers Continue Roster Purge: Aaron Smith and Chris Kemoeatu Cut

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Raiders will cut Wimbley if he Doesn’t take Pay Cut

The veteran OLB and pass-rushing specialist is set to make $11 million this year, and the Raiders aren’t about to pay that. If Wimbley is released, he would be a nice target for the Bengals

Tyvon Branch to get the Franchise Tag

Using the franchise tag on free agent safety Tyvon Branch will cost the Raiders $6.2 million if he signs it. This will make it even more difficult to retain free agent RB Michael Bush, who is believed to be the Bengals #1 RB target in free agency.

Chargers expect to lose Mike Tolbert
If the Bengals miss out on Bush, Mike Tolbert would be a nice second option. He’s very physical, can catch the ball out of the backfield, and is good in pass blocking, all requirements of a RB in Jay Gruden’s offense.

Eagles place franchise tag on DeSean Jackson
Now we don’t have to worry about the Bengals signing another diva receiver.

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