Monthly Archives: October 2010

Are we there yet?

1 Submitted by on Fri, 29 October 2010, 07:47
Have we reached the point yet in the season as Bengals fans where we are done griping about the same old things that we know won’t be fixed? The stupid penalties. The time-out mismanagement. Kicking the 20-yard field goal on 4th and 2 or the 33-yard field goal down 24-3 (Really?!?). Are we done here? I think the Bengals have Continue Reading...
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Deep Thoughts…

2 Submitted by on Fri, 22 October 2010, 18:31
The Best and the Worst.  The Bengals have reached their bye week and while every national reporter is taking a shot at Carson Palmer; in looking at the websites that those reporters work for that rank all the teams in the NFL the consensus is that the Bengals two wins have been over the 31st or 32nd ranked team (Carolina), and Continue Reading...
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Oddbounces Exclusive: “Say It, Don’t Cliche It, Marvin” Decoder Ring Helps Fans Translate “Marvin-isms”.

7 Submitted by on Mon, 18 October 2010, 14:02
“Hello– my name is Nuff and it has been 4 years, 3 weeks and 5 days since I listened to a Marvin Lewis press conference.” “Hi Nuff. Welcome to Marvin Ignorers Anonymous. You’re not alone, as Bengals fans looking for insight, explanation or information know they’ll get none of that listening to Lewis’ press conferences.” It’s true.  ...
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Bengals In “Shula-istic” Form Going Into The Bye Week.

6 Submitted by on Thu, 14 October 2010, 14:35
At the risk of causing untold emotional damage, I’m going to state the painful truth : The 2010 Cincinnati Bengals under Marvin Lewis are playing like a Dave Shula coached team from the Lost Decade of the Nineties.  As hard it is to believe, it’s even harder to dispute.  Let’s take a trip down memory lane and compare  the hallmarks of a Dave Shula Continue Reading...
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Cincinnati Football Bengals – From World Beaters To EggBeaters In About A Minute.

8 Submitted by on Tue, 12 October 2010, 04:37
Be honest. Everytime the “little yellow flag” indicator lights up on your TV’s mini scoreboard you know it’s against the Bengals, right? No, make that, you KNOW it’s against the Bengals, right? We all know it’s against the Bengals. To some teams first and fifteen happens occasionally, but the Cincinnati Football Bengals live by it. It’s how they roll.   Under Marvin Lewis Continue Reading...
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Paul Brown Stadium – Where Prosperity Goes to Die.

3 Submitted by on Mon, 11 October 2010, 18:33
Football is a team sport. Often you hear coaches say it takes an entire team to win. In Cincinnati the converse is true; it takes an entire team to lose. After leading by a touchdown and having the ball with 2 and ½ minutes to go and somehow losing the game in regulation to Tampa Bay 24-21, the Bengals go Continue Reading...
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Palmer & T.O. Show Did More Than Just Pile Up Yards – It Flashed Some ’05 Punch.

8 Submitted by on Wed, 06 October 2010, 08:05
From O.T. to T.O., the forward pass has gone from scratching in the dirt to complex plays rivaling Space Shuttle blueprints. And watching Bengals QB Carson Palmer and WR Terrell Owens on Sunday do their ‘Throw & Catch’ show had me pondering that balmy day in 1876 when Yale’s Walter Camp tossed that first-ever forward pass to Oliver “O.T.” Thompson. After which Continue Reading...
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