The Cincinnati Bengals’ schedule has them playing the Miami Dolphins in Week 4 on Sept. 29. The following day, star wide receiver A.J. Green’s first baby is due. Green says he’ll skip a game if the baby arrives on a Bengals game day, via the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Ryan Clady knew he was nowhere close to being done with football. Not when he tore the ligament in his left knee for his second major injury in three seasons. Not when he spent the Super Bowl as a spectator, rooting on his Broncos teammates. And, not when Denver brought in a player to replace him, effectively ending his tenure with the team and casting his future in doubt. "It was a little bit stressful," Clady acknowledged. "I can't deny that." The veteran left tackle, acquired by the New York Jets in a trade from Denver in April, is healthy again. He's also eager to show everyone that he's still the immensely talented player who has made four Pro Bowls and been considered one of the best at
The third preseason game is the supposed dress rehearsal for the regular season, a small peek at what we might see in Week 1. The Denver Broncos started Trevor Siemian at quarterback on Saturday night against the Los Angeles Rams, and here was the first series: run, run, run, punt. Get used to that as long as Siemian is the quarterback, because the Broncos’ offense isn’t going to be very dynamic.