Stripe Hype Wants You: Write About Bengals and NFL


Oct 6, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Domata Peko (94) celebrates after his team intercepted the ball against the New England Patriots at Paul Brown Stadium. Cincinnati defeated New England 13-6. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports

Here at Stripe Hype, we strive to bring you the very best Cincinnati Bengals and NFL coverage on the internet, and here’s your chance to be a part of it.

Part of the mission of the FanSided Network is to encourage our community of readers to share their opinions and thoughts on their favorite teams. Our writers don’t hold back and we don’t expect our readers to either.

We want to give you the best coverage and opinions on your favorite team from the fan perspective that is so often missing from traditional sports media. We believe sports coverage doesn’t have to be dry, boring and without opinion. Interaction between our writers and readers of the site is of the highest priority. We do what we do not just for our love of the game, but to serve you the fans.

In an effort to step up our game, we are expanding our staff here at Stripe Hype to give you more content and a broader perspective! We are currently seeking writers who are eager to writer about the Bengals, as well as the rest of the NFL.

We are accepting applications for a new staff writers who can cover anything Bengals/NFL related ranging from:

  • Bengals/NFL News
  • Fantasy Football
  • Player/Game Analysis
  • The NFL Draft
  • Player Features and interviews
  • Anything NFL-related

Staff writers are expected to submit 1-3 articles per week. These positions are not paid although many of our contributing writers move into paid staff positions as vacancies and opportunities arise. Being a contributing writer for a FanSided blog also offers excellent exposure and a chance to sharpen not only your writing skills but your view of your favorite team. There is tremendous opportunity for growth within FanSided to those who seek it.

If you think you’re up to the task of writing for us, then email me at, or tweet me @StripeHype

You will be contacted shortly thereafter, and hopefully the beginning of your sportswriting career will begin. Thanks in advance for applying and for sharing your work.

Thank you and Go Bengals!