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Luke Fickell Q&A: Bearcats head coach discusses his contract extension and the next steps for Cincinnati program
Justin Williams
Feb 15
Fickell talks about a busy offseason and the bright future for a Cincinnati program that is at an all-time high.
Raheem Morris’ simple adjustment that helped the Rams unleash Aaron Donald in the Super Bowl
Ted Nguyen
Feb 15
The Rams brought five pass rushers in the second half and tallied six sacks, and Donald proved unblockable at the right time.
Luke Fickell, Cincinnati agree to contract extension for $5 million per year through 2028
Justin Williams
Feb 14
The deal for the Bearcats' football head coach is pending final approval by the University of Cincinnati’s Board of Trustees on Feb. 22.
‘He’s taking everybody on this ride’: Joe Burrow’s hometown of Athens, Ohio, celebrates memorable Super Bowl run
Zac Jackson
Feb 14
Despite Sunday night's Bengals loss, Southeast Ohio continues to root on Burrow, its hometown hero made good.
Bengals’ need to improve Joe Burrow’s protection more glaring than ever in Super Bowl loss
Jay Morrison
Feb 14
It's been no secret that a weak offensive line had Cincinnati playing with fire all season and it burned them on the biggest stage.
Matthew Stafford, like Tom Brady, delivers Super Bowl win after changing teams. What QB chaos is next? Sando’s Pick Six
Mike Sando
Feb 14
Plus, a coach's and exec's real-time reactions to the Super Bowl, Sean McVay's future and more
The Bengals can’t do that to Joe Burrow again — ever. Super Bowl LVI takeaways
Sheil Kapadia
Feb 14
In the aftermath of Super Bowl LVI, Sheil Kapadia examines Sean McVay and Zac Taylor, hails Cooper Kupp and Aaron Donald and more.
Recruiting revisited: Ranking college football’s Class of 2018, four years later
Max Olson
Feb 14
Georgia delivers, Cincinnati lays its foundation, and Buffalo rises more than 100 spots in Year 5 of our annual evaluations.
Dehner Jr.: Complicated emotions for Bengals inside the Super Bowl that slipped away
Paul Dehner Jr.
Feb 14
Cincinnati can take a lot of positives away from this season and their playoff run but are left asking what if after Sunday's loss.
Super Bowl media review: Al Michaels’ call, Michele Tafoya’s send-off and more
Richard Deitsch
Feb 14
Looking back at the media scene from Super Bowl LVI, from Al Michaels to the halftime show and beyond.
All-time greatest Super Bowl halftime show rankings: Michael Jackson, Prince, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg lead the way
Rhiannon Walker
Feb 13
Since the '90s, Super Bowl halftime shows have become full-on pop-culture-phenomenon moments. Here's a list of the best shows so far.
Egger: Will Bengals fans forgive Mike Brown’s failures if he wins a Super Bowl?
Mo Egger
Feb 13
The owner has been the target of scorn and frustration for decades, but winning can mend a lot of bad feelings.
Sean McVay and Zac Taylor ditched their outside zone systems to get the Rams and Bengals in the Super Bowl
Ted Nguyen
Feb 13
The two coaches got their hands on quarterbacks — Stafford and Burrow — who not only function but also thrive in the straight dropback game.
Could Super Bowl LVI produce a surprise MVP? A look at the possible candidates, including … a kicker?
Stephen Holder
Feb 12
No kicker has ever won Super Bowl MVP, but don't rule Evan McPherson out. As for the Rams, keep an eye on third pass rusher Leonard Floyd.
2022 Super Bowl MVP odds: Matthew Stafford, Joe Burrow are betting favorites; Aaron Donald a 12-to-1 longshot
Andrew DeWitt
Feb 13
Matthew Stafford and Joe Burrow are the favorites to take home the Super Bowl MVP award. But there are some interesting longshot bets.