Giovani Bernard news, rumors and stats

 

Giovani Bernard

Cincinnati Bengals
Running Back

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 208

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2013CIN161706954.0950565149.183022612091
Average:1706954505651493022612091
Total:1706954505651493022612091

Bengals | Giovani Bernard could sit Sunday

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:54:17 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (hip, shoulder) has a hip pointer and clavicle which is bothering him and he could miss the Week 9 game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to beat writer Richard Skinner. The team has a quick turnaround with a game Thursday, Nov. 6, in Week 10.

Fantasy Tip: Check back on Bernard's status Friday when the official injury report comes out. If Bernard is sidelined, Jeremy Hill would be a slam-dunk play in FantasyScore at $3,700 (or 7.4 percent of the cap).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer - Richard Skinner

Bengals | Giovani Bernard not practicing

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:22:04 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (hip) is not participating in practice Wednesday, Oct. 29.

Fantasy Tip: Owners will need to see if he is able to practice later in the week and has a chance to play in Week 9. Bernard has a price of $6,900 on FantasyScore and is a solid option if he plays since he produces in the running and passing game. Jeremy Hill would start if Bernard is not able to play and could be a good sleeper option at $3,700 on FantasyScore.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Coley Harvey

Bengals | Giovani Bernard injured hip

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 12:31:33 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (hip) suffered a right hip injury in Week 8 and is considered questionable to return.

Fantasy Tip: The severity of the injury is not known, so owners will need to look for an update in the next day or so. Jeremy Hill could start if Bernard misses any games and could be a good No. 2 running back or flex option if he starts.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard will play

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:16:14 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (ribs) practiced in full Friday, Oct. 24, and is probable for Week 8 against the Baltimore Ravens.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard ($6,900; 13.8% of cap) will play against the Ravens, and he could be used more in the passing game with A.J. Green (toe) still out.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard still limited

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:43:33 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (ribs) was limited in practice for the second straight day Thursday, Oct. 23.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard should be well enough to play against the Baltimore Ravens. Bernard was shut down last week and faces another tough matchup in the Ravens run D.

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Bengals | Limited practice for Giovani Bernard

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:37:55 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (ribs) was listed as limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard took a big hit in Week 7. The extent of his injury isn't known, but it's a good sign he was limited early in the week. At a cost of $6,900 (13.8% of cap) at FantasyScore this weekend, it might be tough for him to return you a profit against a Baltimore Ravens run defense that has been stout this year.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard has big stat line

Sun, 12 Oct 2014 17:26:01 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard carried 18 times for 137 yards in Week 6 against the Carolina Panthers, including a career-long 89-yard rushing touchdown. He also chipped in with four receptions for 20 yards.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard, Mohamed Sanu and Jermaine Gresham all saw an increase in targets to make up for the absence of A.J. Green. The star receiver is expected to sit again next week, so Bernard could see more responsibilities.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Bengals.com - Geoff Hobson

Bengals | Giovani Bernard returns to game

Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:23:39 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (shoulder) checked back into the game in overtime of the Week 6 game against the Carolina Panthers after leaving earlier with a shoulder injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Red Zone - Scott Hanson

Bengals | Giovani Bernard may return

Sun, 12 Oct 2014 13:03:36 -0700

Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (shoulder) is expected to return to the team's Week 6 game after missing time with a shoulder injury.

Fantasy Tip: It appears like Bernard is only dealing with a minor injury, but owners should look for any updates after the game. Bernard should be in starting lineups if he is healthy enough to play in Week 7.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard suffers injury

Sun, 12 Oct 2014 12:28:35 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (shoulder) left the team's Week 6 game early because of a right shoulder injury and is considered questionable to return.

Fantasy Tip: The severity of Bernard's injury is not known at this time, so owners will need to look for updates in the next day or two. Jeremy Hill probably would start if Bernard misses any games and could be a sleeper option to start in fantasy leagues.

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