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Rex Burkhead

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Bengals | Two likely back after bye

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 19:57:22 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (knee) and LB Sean Porter (hamstring) are likely to be healthy enough to return after the team's bye in Week 4, head coach Marvin Lewis said Sunday, Sept. 21.

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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 | 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 | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 14 Sep 2014 08:36:58 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared WR Marvin Jones, RB Rex Burkhead, LB Sean Porter, C T.J. Johnson, OT Tanner Hawkinson, DL Will Clarke inactive for 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 | 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 | 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 | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 08:42:38 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Darqueze Dennard, WR James Wright, WR Marvin Jones, RB Rex Burkhead, LB Sean Porter, C T.J. Johnson, DL Will Clarke inactive for Week 1.

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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 | Rex Burkhead sits

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:44:45 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (knee) missed practice again Wednesday, Aug. 20. While head coach Marvin Lewis did not give specifics, he did say Burkhead has a sore knee and will get his brace off in a few days. Beat writer Geoff Hobson speculates Burkhead could have a sprained medial collateral ligament.

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Bengals | Several miss practice

Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:14:15 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (knee), CB Darqueze Dennard (hip), TE Tyler Eifert (shoulder), DE Wallace Gilberry (undisclosed), DE Dontay Moch (undisclosed), OL Mike Pollak (knee), WR Dane Sanzenbacher (undisclosed), LB J.K. Schaffer (head), QB Tyler Wilson (head) and WR James Wright (shoulder) each were held out of practice Tuesday, Aug. 19.

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Bengals | Two leave with injuries

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 18:54:22 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB J.K. Schaffer (head) and RB Rex Burkhead (knee) left the team's preseason game Saturday, Aug 16, with injuries.

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Bengals | Two RBs may compete for one spot

Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:10:51 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RBs BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Rex Burkhead could compete for one roster spot if the team keeps four running backs on the final roster. RBs Giovani Bernard, Jeremy Hill and Cedric Peerman appear to be locks for the roster.

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Bengals | Rex Burkhead could make impact

Sat, 24 May 2014 20:34:40 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead, who is hungry to show he belongs, has a legitimate shot at winning a roster spot despite plenty of depth at the position.

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Bengals | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 05 Jan 2014 08:36:47 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared WR Dane Sanzenbacher, TE Kevin Brock, DL Ogemdi Nwagbuo, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, CB Terence Newman inactive for Week 18.

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Bengals | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 08:38:20 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared DL Devon Still, TE Jermaine Gresham, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, CB Terence Newman, TE Tyler Eifert inactive for Week 17.

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Bengals | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 08:38:32 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared WR Dane Sanzenbacher, OT Dennis Roland, DL Devon Still, LB James Harrison, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, CB Terence Newman inactive for Week 16.

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Bengals | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 16:16:56 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared DL Christo Bilukidi, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, TE Orson Charles, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, CB Terence Newman inactive for Week 15.

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Bengals | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:34:19 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared DL Christo Bilukidi, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, OT Dennis Roland, TE Orson Charles, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, SS Tony Dye inactive for Week 14.

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Bengals | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 12:02:02 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared DL Christo Bilukidi, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, OG Kevin Zeitler, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, SS Tony Dye inactive for Week 13.

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Bengals | Week 11 Inactives

Sun, 17 Nov 2013 08:35:15 -0800

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared FS Chris Crocker, DL Devon Still, OG Kevin Zeitler, RB Rex Burkhead, LB Rey Maualuga, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson inactive for Week 11.

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Bengals | Week 9 Inactives

Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:10:11 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared OT Andrew Whitworth, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, DL Devon Still, LB Michael Boley, RB Rex Burkhead, LB Rey Maualuga, OG Trevor Robinson inactive for Week 9.

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Bengals | Four players listed as questionable

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:03:06 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (hamstring), OT Andrew Whitworth (knee), DE Wallace Gilberry (groin) and LB Michael Boley (hamstring) are listed questionable for Week 9. Whitworth and Boley did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 30, while Burkhead and Gilberry were limited.

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Bengals | Tuesday practice report

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 13:02:55 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Michael Boley (hamstring), DE Wallace Gilberry (groin), LB Rey Maualuga (concussion, knee), WR Mohamed Sanu (shoulder) and OT Andrew Whitworth (knee) did not practice Tuesday, Oct. 29. RB Rex Burkhead (hamstring) was limited.

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Bengals | Monday practice report

Mon, 28 Oct 2013 18:12:02 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals LB Michael Boley (hamstring), WR Mohamed Sanu (shoulder) and OT Andrew Whitworth (knee) did not practice Monday, Oct. 28. RB Rex Burkhead (groin) and DE Wallace Gilberry (groin) were each listed as limited participants.

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Bengals | Week 8 Inactives

Sun, 27 Oct 2013 11:40:56 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Chris Lewis-Harris, DL Devon Still, CB Leon Hall, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, OG Trevor Robinson inactive for Week 8.

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Bengals | Rex Burkhead questionable

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 11:56:21 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (calf) was limited in practice Friday, Oct. 25, and is questionable for Week 8.

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Bengals | Three sit out practice

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:04:49 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (calf), WR Marvin Jones (shoulder) and DE Wallace Gilberry (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 24.

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Bengals | Rex Burkhead limited

Wed, 23 Oct 2013 13:11:29 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (calf) was limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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Bengals | Week 7 Inactives

Sun, 20 Oct 2013 08:36:02 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Brandon Ghee, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, DL Margus Hunt, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson, OG Trevor Robinson inactive for Week 7.

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Bengals | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 13 Oct 2013 08:33:31 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Brandon Ghee, CB Chris Lewis-Harris, DL Margus Hunt, C Mike Pollak, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson inactive for Week 6.

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Bengals | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 06 Oct 2013 08:32:59 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Brandon Ghee, CB Leon Hall, DL Michael Johnson, C Mike Pollak, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen, OT Tanner Hawkinson inactive for Week 5.

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Bengals | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 29 Sep 2013 08:31:56 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Dre Kirkpatrick, CB Leon Hall, DL Margus Hunt, C Mike Pollak, FS Reggie Nelson, RB Rex Burkhead, OT Tanner Hawkinson inactive for Week 4.

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Bengals | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 22 Sep 2013 08:39:36 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared OT Anthony Collins, CB Brandon Ghee, CB Dre Kirkpatrick, DL Margus Hunt, C Mike Pollak, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen inactive for Week 3.

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Bengals | Week 2 Inactives

Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:08:14 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared CB Brandon Ghee, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, DL Margus Hunt, C Mike Pollak, TE Orson Charles, RB Rex Burkhead, OT Tanner Hawkinson inactive for Week 2.

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Bengals | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 08:46:56 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have declared OT Andrew Whitworth, CB Brandon Ghee, WR Dane Sanzenbacher, DL Margus Hunt, C Mike Pollak, RB Rex Burkhead, WR Ryan Whalen inactive for Week 1.

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Bengals | Rex Burkhead may have edge for roster spot

Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:16:24 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead may have an edge over RB Dan Herron for the last running back spot on the final roster because Burkhead would be more likely to be claimed off waivers than Herron.

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Bengals | Dan Herron may have edge for final RB spot

Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:54:41 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Dan Herron is believed to have an edge over RB Rex Burkhead for the final running back spot on the roster because of his ability to play special teams.

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Bengals | Cedric Peerman expected to be ready for camp

Wed, 10 Jul 2013 11:39:01 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Cedric Peerman (undisclosed) missed some offseason workouts because of an undisclosed injury but should be ready for the start of training camp. He is expected to compete with RBs Dan Herron and Rex Burkhead for a roster spot but likely will have an edge because of his special teams play as well as his production running the ball last season.

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Bengals | Two draft picks signed

Mon, 13 May 2013 11:09:36 -0700

The Cincinnati Bengals have signed fourth-round draft choice LB Sean Porter and sixth-round draft choice RB Rex Burkhead. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Bengals | Rex Burkhead does not practice

Sun, 12 May 2013 10:56:46 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals RB Rex Burkhead (undisclosed) did not participate in practice Sunday, May 12. It is not known why Burkhead sat out practice.

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Bengals | Two rookie RBs up for third-down RB role

Sun, 05 May 2013 11:12:06 -0700

Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden said RBs Giovani Bernard and Rex Burkhead will be candidates for the third-down running back role because both are good in the passing game.

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NFL | RBs record times in 40-yard dash

Sun, 24 Feb 2013 21:37:58 -0800

The running backs hit the field at the NFL Scouting Combine, recording their official times in the 40-yard dash. Florida RB Mike Gillislee, Vanderbilt RB Zac Stacy, Texas Christian RB Matthew Tucker and Notre Dame RB Cierre Wood posted times of 4.55 seconds. California RB C.J. Anderson and Michigan State RB Le'Veon Bell checked in at 4.60 seconds, while Oklahoma State RB Joseph Randle managed a time of 4.63 seconds. Wisconsin RB Montee Ball had a time of 4.66 seconds, Notre Dame RB Theo Riddick, Rutgers RB Jawan Jamison, Nevada RB Stefphon Jefferson and Temple RB Montel Harris each had times of 4.68 seconds. Nebraska RB Rex Burkhead registered a time of 4.73 seconds, Cincinnati RB George Winn posted a time of 4.75 seconds and Stanford RB Stepfan Taylor had a time of 4.76 seconds. Fresno State RB Robbie Rouse and Pittsburgh RB Ray Graham rounded out the group with a time of 4.80 seconds.

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NFL | RBs record broad jump results

Sun, 24 Feb 2013 18:46:40 -0800

Nebraska RB Rex Burkhead and Texas A&M RB Christine Michael posted a total of 10-foot-5 in the broad jump at the NFL Scouting Combine Sunday, Feb. 24. Notre Dame RB Cierre Wood managed a total of 10-foot-4, Oklahoma State RB Joseph Randle had a total of 10-foot-3, while North Carolina RB Giovani Bernard, Oregon RB Kenjon Barner, Vanderbilt RB Zac Stacy and Clemson RB Andre Ellington managed a total of 10-foot-2. Arkansas RB Knile Davis and Auburn RB Onterio McCalebb had a total of 10-foot-1, while Boise State RB DJ Harper checked in at 10-foot-0.

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NFL | RBs take part in combine bench press

Sun, 24 Feb 2013 18:19:42 -0800

University of Miami RB Mike James had 28 reps of 225 pounds at the NFL Scouting Combine Sunday, Feb. 24. Texas A&M RB Christine Michael and Vanderbilt RB Zac Stacy followed with 27 reps. Louisiana State RB Michael Ford checked in with 25 reps, while Michigan State RB Le'Veon Bell had 24 reps. Boise State RB DJ Harper had 23 reps, while Cincinnati RB George Winn had 22 reps. Nebraska RB Rex Burkhead and Florida State RB Chris Thompson checked in with 21 reps, while Stony Brook RB Miguel Maysonet, Oregon RB Kenjon Barner and Rutgers RB Jawan Jamison posted 20 reps apiece.

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