Stripe Hype’s Lunchtime Links: 5/6 Edition


Oct 26, 2014; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals fans holds a sign in the stands during the fourth quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium. Bengals defeated the Ravens 27-24. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Here are your top Cincinnati and Ohio Fansided stories for Wednesday, May 6th on this edition of Stripe Hype’s Lunchtime Links. is Fansided’s premier site for everything Bengals

2015 NFL Draft: Bengals’ Derron Smith Could Be Steal of the Draft: Derron Smith was thought to be a solid talent this year in the draft, but his fall from the second/third rounds could make him an absolute steal; here’s why.

Marcus Hardison Addition Raises Defensive Line Questions: David Petrocelli takes a look at the Bengals’ fourth round draft pick, Marcus Hardison, and what he means for this defensive line and where he fits in.

2015 NFL Draft: Cedric Ogbuehi’s Scouting Report: Sean McMahon analyzes the Bengals first round pick, Cedric Ogbuehi; both his strengths and weaknesses. Will the ACL tear be a major concern?

Do you love the Cincinnati Reds? Then check out Blog Red Machine.

Cincinnati Reds’ Week Four Grades: Matt Wilkes gives you his point of view on how the Reds performed. How did they do? Check it out.

Rookie Pitcher Wins His First Major League Game Against Struggling Pirates: Sean Couch breaks down the Reds win on Tuesday night against the struggling Pirates.

Your loccation for everything Bearcats, Cincy on the Prowl features UC athletics.

Cincinnati Bearcats vs. South Florida Bulls: Get Nation Television on CBS Sports Net: The Bearcats football program will see at least one nationally-televised game in 2015.

If you follow Ohio State athletics, then Scarlet and Game is the site for you. projects Ohio State Buckeye’s returning to College Football Playoffs: Ohio State is coming off a National Championship season in the FBS’s first ever playoffs, but how far will they go in 2015?

Ohio State Football: Top Punter Commits to Buckeyes: Mike Nugent has been a great addition to the Bengals and Ohio State has produced a number of great kickers and punter, including current punter Cameron Johnston. Check out who he is and a few highlights.

Come back tomorrow for more Top Fansided news from our family of sites covering Cincinnati and Ohio sports.

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