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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict expected to play

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:26:04 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) did not practice Monday, Sept. 29, but is expected to play in the team's Week 5 game, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.

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Bengals | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:40:55 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared DL Brandon Thompson, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, OG Kevin Zeitler, WR Marvin Jones, RB Rex Burkhead, LB Sean Porter, LB Vontaze Burfict inactive for Week 3.

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Bengals | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:32:49 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals WR Marvin Jones (foot) and TE Alex E. Smith (biceps) have been ruled out for Week 3. LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), LB Sean Porter (hamstring), DT Brandon Thompson (knee) and OG Kevin Zeitler (calf) are listed as doubtful. OG Mike Pollak (knee), OT Andrew Whitworth (knee) and SS Shawn Williams (groin) are listed as probable. Pollak, Whitworth and Williams fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 19, while the other players did not participate in practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict unlikely to play

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:40:00 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) looks unlikely to play in Week 3 against the Tennessee Titans after leaving each of the first two games of the year with concussions. He appears to be in the early stages of the concussion protocol, which would leave him unavailable for Sunday's game.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:04:04 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals OG Clint Boling (rest), LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), LB Sean Porter (hamstring), DT Brandon Thompson (knee) and OG Kevin Zeitler (calf) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 18. S Shawn Williams (groin) was limited, while OG Mike Pollak (knee) and OT Andrew Whitworth (knee) practiced in full.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:55:12 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), OG Mike Pollak (knee), LB Sean Porter (hamstring), DT Brandon Thompson (knee), OT Andrew Whitworth (knee), OG Kevin Zeitler (calf), WR Marvin Jones (foot) and TE Alex E. Smith (biceps) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. SS Shawn Williams (groin) was limited during practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict has a concussion

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:03:44 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) was diagnosed with a concussion Wednesday, Sept. 17, and did not participate in practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict hurt again

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 18:12:36 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (neck) left the Week 2 game against the Atlanta Falcons due to a pinched nerve in his neck.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict cleared to play

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 07:05:02 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) has been cleared to play in Week 2.

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Bengals | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:06:21 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals WR Marvin Jones (foot) has been ruled out for Week 2. RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and LB Sean Porter (hamstring) are listed as doubtful. LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) is listed as questionable, while DT Geno Atkins (feet), CB Darqueze Dennard (hip), DE Carlos Dunlap (hamstring), DE Margus Hunt (ribs), OG Mike Pollak (knee), OT Andre Smith (shoulder) and WR James Wright (concussion) are listed as probable. Jones, Burkhead and Porter did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 12. Burfict was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict back on the field

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:42:06 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) was back on the field and looked to be a full-go in practice Friday, Sept. 12.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 14:44:57 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and LB Sean Porter (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 11. DT Geno Atkins (feet) and DE Carlos Dunlap (hamstring) were limited, while CB Darqueze Dennard (hip), DE Margus Hunt (ribs), OG Mike Pollak (knee), OT Andre Smith (shoulder) and WR James Wright (concussion) practiced in full.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict sitting out

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:17:40 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) is not participating in practice Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:05:44 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals WR Marvin Jones (foot) has been ruled out for Week 2 against the Atlanta Falcons. DT Geno Atkins (feet), LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), RB Rex Burkhead (knee), OG Mike Pollak (knee) and LB Sean Porter (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 10. DE Carlos Dunlap (hamstring) and OT Andre Smith (shoulder) were limited, while CB Darqueze Dennard (hip), DE Margus Hunt (ribs) and WR James Wright (concussion) practiced in full.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict injury update

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 12:44:49 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) suffered a concussion Week 1 and will not return to the game.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict injured

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 11:36:47 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (head) left the game early Week 1 after a hit to the head. His return to the game is considered questionable.

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Bengals | Friday injury report for Week 1

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 12:45:57 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Sean Porter (hamstring) and WR James Wright (concussion) both did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 5, and are doubtful for Week 1. CB Darqueze Dennard (hip) did not participate and is questionable. OG Mike Pollak (knee) was limited in practice and is probable. LB Vontaze Burfict (hamstring), RB Cedric Peerman (hip), and OT Andre Smith (concussion) all fully practiced and are probable.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 13:24:08 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals OG Clint Boling (rest), LB Sean Porter (hamstring), OT Andrew Whitworth (rest) and WR James Wright (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 4. LB Vontaze Burfict (heat) and CB Darqueze Dennard (hip) were limited, while RB Cedric Peerman (hip), OG Mike Pollak (knee) and OT Andre Smith (concussion) practiced in full.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 13:44:03 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and WR Marvin Jones (foot) have both been ruled out for the team's Week 1 game. LB Sean Porter (hamstring), WR James Wright (concussion) and OG Mike Pollak (knee) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 3. CB Darqueze Dennard (hip) was limited. LB Vontaze Burfict (hamstring), TE Tyler Eifert (shoulder), RB Cedric Peerman (hip) and OT Andre Smith (concussion) all fully practiced.

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Bengals | More on Vontaze Burfict

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 19:05:24 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict's (hamstring) hamstring injury isn't considered serious, according to head coach Marvin Lewis.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict injured

Sun, 24 Aug 2014 17:31:14 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (hamstring) left the team's preseason game Sunday, Aug. 24, with a hamstring injury and will not return.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict sitting again

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 07:50:12 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (illness) is not practicing again Friday, Aug. 22.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict sits again

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:32:35 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (illness) did not practice Thursday, Aug. 21, due to what's being called a stomach bug.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict contract update

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:23:03 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict signed a four-year contract extension worth $20.05 million, according to a source.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict rests

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:44:15 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (illness) was not on the practice field Wednesday, Aug. 20, as he deals with a stomach bug. He is expected to be ready to play in the preseason game Sunday, Aug. 24, against the Arizona Cardinals.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict agrees to extension

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:24:17 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict agreed to a multi-year contract extension Wednesday, Aug. 20. Terms of the new deal were not disclosed.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict contract talks hit an impasse

Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:54:41 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict appears to have hit an impasse with the team in talks about a contract extension.

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Bengals | Working on new deal for Vontaze Burfict

Thu, 15 May 2014 20:03:00 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals met with the representatives for LB Vontaze Burfict this week and have made progress in contract extension talks with Burfict, according to sources.

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Bengals | Talking extension with LB Vontaze Burfict

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:48:07 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals are talking with LB Vontaze Burfict about a contract extension. He's set to make $570,000 in 2014.

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Bengals | Two could be up for extensions

Sun, 12 Jan 2014 09:09:19 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals may consider working on contract extensions with WR A.J. Green and LB Vontaze Burfict this offseason.

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Bengals | A.J. Green, Vontaze Burfict are second-team All-Pros

Fri, 03 Jan 2014 21:28:49 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals WR A.J. Green was named second-team All-Pro Friday, Jan. 3. LB Vontaze Burfict also was named to the second team.

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Bengals | Two named to Pro Bowl

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:13:47 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict and WR A.J. Green were named to the Pro Bowl roster announced Friday, Dec. 27.

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Bengals | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 13:00:57 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals CB Terence Newman (knee) and DT Devon Still (back) both did not participate in practice Friday Dec. 27 and have been ruled out for Week 17. LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) fully practiced and is questionable. DE Carlos Dunlap (illness) did not practice and is probable. OT Andre Smith (ankle) was limited in practice and is probable. LB James Harrison (concussion), CB Dre Kirkpatrick (ankle), LB Vincent Rey (ankle) and TE E. Alex Smith (concussion) all fully practiced and are probable.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 12:22:09 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), CB Terence Newman (knee) and DT Devon Still (back) all did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 17. CB Dre Kirkpatrick (ankle), LB Vincent Rey (ankle), TE E. Alex Smith (concussion) and OT Andre Smith (ankle) were limited in practice. LB James Harrison (concussion) fully practiced.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report for Week 17

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 10:21:37 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals TE E. Alex Smith (concussion), DT Devon Still (back), LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) and CB Terence Newman (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25. OT Andre Smith (ankle), LB Vincent Rey (ankle) and Dre Kirkpatrick (ankle) were limited during practice. LB James Harrison (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Bengals | Two undergoing concussion protocol

Mon, 23 Dec 2013 16:38:29 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion) and TE E. Alex Smith (concussion) will participate in the concussion protocol this week.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict suffers head injury

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 14:35:42 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (head) left the Week 16 game against the Minnesota Vikings due to a head injury.

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Bengals | Friday practice report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 13:22:57 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals CB Terence Newman (knee) did not practice Friday, Dec. 13, and has been ruled out for Week 15. LB Vontaze Burfict (thigh), DE Wallace Gilberry (knee), S George Iloka (concussion), WR Marvin Jones (shoulder) and OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) all fully practiced and are probable. LB James Harrison (illness) did not practice and is probable.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:19:21 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (illness, thigh), LB James Harrison (illness) and CB Terence Newman (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 12. WR Marvin Jones (shoulder) and DE Wallace Gilberry (knee) were limited during practice. OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) and FS George Iloka (concussion) fully participated in practice.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:35:25 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals CB Terence Newman (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. WR Marvin Jones (shoulder), DE Wallace Gilberry (knee), LB Vontaze Burfict (thigh) and FS George Iloka (concussion) were limited during practice. OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) fully participated in practice.

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Bengals | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:30:54 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) is questionable for Week 14. LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle), LS Clark Harris (illness), WR Andrew Hawkins (hamstring), CB Adam Jones (hip) and OT Andrew Whitworth (calf) are probable. Harris did not practice Friday, Dec. 6. Zeitler was limited and the others practiced in full.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report for Week 14

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:39:33 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals WR Andrew Hawkins (hamstring), OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) and OT Andrew Whitworth (calf) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 5. LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle) and CB Adam Jones (hip) fully participated in practice.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 12:58:42 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 4. WR Andrew Hawkins (hamstring), OT Andrew Whitworth (calf), LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle) and CB Adam Jones (hip) were limited during practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict leaves briefly

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 15:58:25 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle) tweaked his ankle, and was forced out of the Week 13 game against the San Diego Chargers. He was able to return after a brief absence in the fourth quarter.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict injured during practice

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:07:01 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle) suffered his ankle injury during practice Friday, Nov. 29. He is listed as questionable for Week 13 but may be able to play in the game.

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Bengals | Friday injury report for Week 13

Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:25:54 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) is out for Week 13. LB Vontaze Burfict (ankle) is questionable. LB Michael Boley (shoulder), S Chris Crocker (hamstring), P Kevin Huber (ankle), LB Rey Maualuga (knee), DT Devon Still (elbow) and WR Brandon Tate (ankle) are probable. Zeitler and Tate did not practice Friday, Nov. 29. Burfict, Crocker and Huber were limited while the others fully practiced.

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Bengals | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:19:29 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals DT Devon Still (elbow) and OG Kevin Zeitler (foot) are out for Week 11. S Chris Crocker (hamstring) and LB Rey Maualuga (knee) are doubtful. LB James Harrison (calf) is questionable. LB Michael Boley (hamstring), LB Vontaze Burfict (knee), C Kyle Cook (shoulder), CB Terence Newman (ankle) and DT Brandon Thompson (ankle) are probable. Crocker, Harrison, Still and Zeitler did not practice Friday, Nov. 15. Cook, Maualuga and Newman were limited. Boley, Burfict and Thompson practiced in full.

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Bengals | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:43:42 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals OG Kevin Zeitler (foot), DT Devon Still (elbow), LB Rey Maualuga (knee) and FS Chris Crocker (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 14. C Kyle Cook (shoulder), DT Brandon Thompson (ankle), LB Michael Boley (hamstring), LB Vontaze Burfict (knee) and CB Terence Newman (ankle) were limited during practice.

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Bengals | Wednesday practice report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 13:36:36 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Michael Boley (hamstring) and CB Terence Newman (ankle) both were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 13. LB Vontaze Burfict (knee), C Kyle Cook (shoulder), S Chris Crocker (hamstring), LB Rey Maualuga (knee), DT Devon Still (elbow), DT Brandon Thompson (ankle) and G Kevin Zeitler (foot) all did not participate in practice.

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Bengals | Vontaze Burfict fined $21,000

Sat, 02 Nov 2013 08:43:58 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict has been fined $21,000 for hitting New York Jets WR Stephen Hill with the crown of his helmet in the team's Week 8 game.

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