Source CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati football team sits atop the American Athletic Conference Preseason Poll as the Bearcats were selected Wednesday to repeat as league champions by the media who covers the league. The Bearcats received 22 of 24 first-place votes and 262 votes overall. UCF sits second with two first-place nods and 241 votes overall. SMU (188) is third, followed by Houston (181), Memphis (168), Tulsa (153), Tulane (132), East Carolina and Navy (85), Temple (46) and South
Today we set the tone for the 2021 season as we launch our new campaign: Rule The Jungle. Rule The Jungle signifies the high standards and energy we expect to see on the field, in the stands and in all areas of our organization. Rule The Jungle is a mentality that displays our confidence and strength. Rule The Jungle is the feeling of exuberance each fan will feel on gameday, like a queen or king sitting on a throne, as we celebrate together in a stadium that is back to full capacity. To rule is
IT'S NO FEE FRIDAY! FILL-IT-UP FRIDAYS New-season ticket holders who make their purchase today between 9 a.m. and noon ET will enjoy no fees on their order! Tickets for the highly anticipated 2021 campaign are on sale now and season tickets remain the best value for Bearcats fans to see all six home games in person this season. A limited number of top-value seats in the Varsity View and Bearcats Lair sections start at $150. Fans can visit football season ticket central online to view available seats
Cincinnati Announces Move To Digital Ticketing CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics will transition to digital ticketing for football, men's and women's basketball and baseball, starting in fall 2021. The Athletics Ticket Office will automatically move all season ticket accounts to mobile delivery. Nippert Stadium West Pavilion ticket and suite holders will still receive individual wristbands in the mail for use on gameday. Digital tickets will be emailed to season ticket
Bengals players, cheerleaders, and Who Dey teamed up with The Cincinnati Children's Hospital last fall to create fun exercise videos that anyone can do from the comfort of their home! There are five custom videos on the website. Can you do all five? The NFL PLAY 60 mission is to make the next generation of youth the most active and healthy yet. This national youth health and fitness campaign focuses on increasing the wellness of young fans by encouraging them to be active for at least 60 minutes a
Source CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics announced the launch of IMPACT, powered by Opendorse Ready, the market-leading Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) readiness program.Available to all Cincinnati student-athletes, IMPACT is a comprehensive development program designed to prepare Bearcats student-athletes to positively influence their brands and platforms in the Name, Image, and Likeness world.As an additional component of the IMPACT program, UC will engage Empower, a
CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics will return to full capacity at Nippert Stadium for the 2021 football season, Director of Athletics John Cunningham announced Friday. Tickets for the highly anticipated 2021 campaign are on sale now and season tickets remain the best value for Bearcats fans to see all six home games in person this season. Packages start at $150 for top-value seats in the Varsity View and Bearcats Lair sections. Fans can visit football season ticket
Dear Bengals Fan, Today is a special day among an otherwise exciting time for the Bengals organization. Voting for our inaugural Ring of Honor class is officially open. The voting is an exclusive perk to our Season Ticket Members and will be open until June 18, so there’s still time to have a say in our inaugural Ring of Honor class and join us for games this fall. We have a great history here in Cincinnati, since 1968. The Ring of Honor aims to honor our legends and engage our fans. We are introducing a
Source CINCINNATI - The University of Cincinnati football team's game at Notre Dame will kick off at 2:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021 from Notre Dame Stadium. The game will be televised by NBC. The Bearcats and Fighting Irish have met once on the gridiron, 120 years ago with Notre Dame earning a 58-0 home win on Oct. 20, 1900. Among NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision programs, UC and Notre Dame rank among the 15 oldest with the Bearcats sitting at No. 10 (1885) and Notre Dame at No. 13 (1887). When
Source Fans can save on Reds tickets this year by helping stop the spread of COVID-19! The Reds are happy to offer View Level tickets for just $10 to fans who show their COVID-19 Vaccination Card with at least one shot completed. Offer is valid at the ticket windows at Great American Ball Park only for Monday-Thursday games through the month of June, subject to availability. NOTE: This offer can only be redeemed in person at the ticket windows at Great American Ball Park during normal business
Source To support our local community, FC Cincinnati and Major League Soccer have partnered with three local Black-owned businesses in a limited-edition licensing agreement to produce co-branded apparel. Originalitees, BlaCk Owned and GO(O)D Co. Apparel will sell the gear from their respective shops and fans will be able to purchase online or at any of the three shop locations. FC Cincinnati is proud to partner with these three local business owners and support and promote their successful brands.
Source With the first round of the NFL Draft eight days away, director of player personnel Duke Tobin indicated the Bengals know "the universe" of players from which they'll select with that first pick. So, apparently, does quarterback Joe Burrow. But during his Wednesday news conference via Zoom, Tobin wouldn't say how big that planet is or who populates it. Most draftnicks are saying it is peopled (in alphabetical order) by LSU wide receiver Ja'Marr Chase, Florida tight end Kyle Pitts and Oregon
SourceDownload for iOSDownload for Android The Cincinnati Bengals relaunched their official mobile app for iOS and Android devices with the goal of enhancing the overall user experience, both for fans attending games at Paul Brown Stadium and those following the team from home. Users who sign in via their Ticketmaster, Facebook, Apple or e-mail accounts have access to exclusive content. The first piece of exclusive content is a Behind The Stripes feature on TE C.J. Uzomah as he rehabs from injury in
Source CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics is accepting applications for the inaugural Bearcats Fan Council. The 2021-22 Bearcats Fan Council will assist the department in assessing and evaluating the fan experience at UC sporting events with an overall goal of enhancing the experience and advancing new concepts for all Bearcats fans. Athletics is seeking 15-20 dedicated fans to form a demographically diverse representation of our fan base, which will also include
Source FC Cincinnati have acquired midfielder Luciano Acosta as a Designated Player via transfer from Liga MX side Atlas F.C. after acquiring his MLS priority from D.C. United in exchange for $250,000 in General Allocation Money plus the potential for future GAM based on agreed upon incentives. FC Cincinnati have signed Acosta to a three-year contract with an additional option year. Acosta, 26, a U.S. permanent resident will occupy a senior roster spot and will be added to FC Cincinnati’s 2021 MLS
Source FC Cincinnati to host Inter Miami CF on FOX in West End Stadium opener on May 16 CINCINNATI – FC Cincinnati will host Inter Miami CF in a nationally televised contest on FOX and FOX Deportes in the first-ever match to be played at West End Stadium on Sunday, May 16 at 4 p.m. ET. The match will mark FC Cincinnati’s first home Major League Soccer match to be played at a venue other than Nippert Stadium. After the two sides played just once last season, the match will also be the first contest to be
Source The 2021 Dynamic Kit is now available to purchase online at ForCincyForClub.com or in our Downtown Team Shop! Men's, Women's, and Youth sizes, including customized jersey options, are now available.SHOP NOW
“We have made it a priority to bring in young, talented players.” Read how the Orange and Blue are committed to building a balanced roster between young, developing players and proven, seasoned leaders, guiding the way.VIEW FULL STORY
Brenner, FC Cincinnati’s record signing, was excited when he saw the enthusiasm of the Orange and Blue fans. For more of the Brazilian striker’s initial thoughts on joining FCC, check out the full story.VIEW FULL STORY
Dear Bengals Fan, Thank you for being a part of Who Dey Nation. Your support, energy and passion are valued highly by the Bengals organization. We are planning exciting things in 2021, including investing in our fans to create the ultimate gameday experience in The Jungle. Football brings people together and we look forward to filling the stadium for our first season in New Stripes. We listened to fans and improved our 2021 Season Ticket Membership benefits to bring a new level of excitement to Paul Brown
Having scored 21 goals in his final 39 matches for São Paulo, Brenner bolsters FCC’s attacking potential. While the addition strengthens the club’s roster, it also highlights FCC’s ambitions in MLS. VIEW FULL STORY
Beer and food options for West End Stadium have been announced. A local taste will be accompanied by known national and international brands to ensure FCC fans have a variety ofoptions to enjoy on match day. VIEW FULL STORY
Source The Orange and Blue added a promising attacker in Wake Forest forward Calvin Harris with the second overall pick of the 2021 MLS SuperDraft. Click the link below for a full recap of FCC’s busy SuperDraft day.
Full Story From negotiating apartment leases to managing the West End Stadium project, Cody Parsons has been an instrumental part of FC Cincinnati’s growth and now his work has landed him in the Sports Business Journal’s New Voices Under 30 list. Read more about his journey with FCC!
Source Even when he is not on the football field, Joe Burrow continues to lead by example. The rookie quarterback tweeted out "Thanks for all the love. Can't get rid of me that easy. See ya next year," nearly an hour after suffering the injury.After his Rookie of the Year season was detoured, Burrow is already looking at his comeback and his teammates have taken notice. Wide receiver A.J. Green, who has gone through his own grueling rehabs, knows the Bengals will have the right mindset to keep
ENTER TO WINBengals Fan, does your family love Gold Star and Bengals football? Then you have what it takes to be the Gold Star Chili Family of the Week! Earn a chance to win a prize package from Gold Star and the Cincinnati Bengals including a $100 Gold Star gift card, $100 Bengals Pro Shop gift card, and an autographed football. Click below to enter now! WHO DEY!
Source Bengals Fan — LET'S FINISH THE SEASON STRONG. TOGETHER.We've been away from The Jungle for too long! Be here when we're reunited at home with a 2-Game Pack. Your 2-Game Pack will include our games against the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys. Even better? Both games will be discounted from the single game ticket rate! Click below or give us a call (513) 621-8383 to secure your seats today! WHO DEY!
FC Cincinnati has announced the majority of their upcoming roster decisions for the current 2020 roster, preliminarily indicating which players could return to the Orange and Blue in 2021. FULL STORY
The FC Cincinnati Academy’s Discovery Program is slated to resume in February 2021. The program is an instrumental piece in identifying local youth talent and providing MLS-level education and training to local coaches and players. FULL STORY
Source Thank you, FC Cincinnati fans, for your unwavering support, your unrivaled commitment to this club and your fervent passion for our city. This has been a year full of tribulations. We have been tested by extraordinary circumstances and endured unprecedented experiences and disappointment; but we have stuck together. As we head into the off-season, please stay safe and stay healthy. We’re looking forward to writing a new chapter with all of you in West End Stadium in 2021.
Now through November 30, fans can shop the Warehouse Sale exclusively at forcincyforclub.com. New items will be added weekly and various promotions are set to occur throughout the month, including flash sales, gifts with purchases and mystery bags. In-store and contactless curbside pickup available only. SHOP NOW
Source Behind a makeshift offensive line and a pick-your-poison playbook, rookie quarterback Joe Burrow and his Bengals hatched a remarkable 31-20 victory over the AFC South-leading Titans Sunday at wind-blown Paul Brown Stadium. Giovani Bernard had one rushing and one receiving touchdown, Samaje Perine added a one-yard rushing touchdown and Tyler Boyd caught a score as the Bengals won despite five new starters on the offensive line.
Source Dunlap Savors Decade Of Memories As Bengals Complete Trade With Seattle For B.J. Finney And 2021 Draft Pick The way Carlos Dunlap sees it, he left the Bengals Wednesday without a position but with a decade of memories he remembers fondly and well.The Bengals on Wednesday finalized the trade that put him on the plane in exchange for back-up center B.J. Finney and a seventh-round pick. Finney has played in 65 career games, with 13 starts."I'm just grateful for every single thing Cincinnati has done
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Dear Bengals Fan, Join us in The Jungle with a 5-Game Pack! Tickets for the last five home games of the regular season will be sold as a 5-Game Pack and will go on sale starting Wednesday, October 21st at 10 a.m. Make sure you're ready for Wednesday's on sale by logging into My Bengals Account with your email and password. WHO DEY!5-Game Pack Pricing
Source FC Cincinnati will conclude their final regular season at Nippert Stadium with a mid-week match against Sporting Kansas City on Wednesday, Oct. 28, after five seasons played at the historic venue. The Orange and Blue will celebrate the occasion with the Farewell to Nippert campaign, a tribute to the club’s home for the past five years. Leading up to the home finale, FCC will launch a series of contests, promotions and events ahead of the historic sendoff. The club and fans alike will relive
The Miami University football team begins its 2019 Mid-American Conference Championship title defense on Wednesday, Nov. 4. The RedHawks will compete in six-straight conference games, culminating with the MAC Championship Game on Friday, Dec. 18. Ball State comes to town to open the 2020 campaign. Miami will also host Ohio (Nov. 17) and Kent State (Dec. 5) at Yager Stadium. The RedHawks have not lost a home game since Sept. 29, 2018. The Red and White’s road contests include trips to Buffalo (Nov.
Source The freedom we have as citizens to register and cast a ballot is the foundation of our system of government, and we can't take it for granted. FC Cincinnati encourages all eligible players, staff, and fans to exercise their right to vote. Internally FC Cincinnati has provided voter registration information and is providing time off and flexibility on November 3rd for staff who wish to volunteer to work at the polls and for everyone to have the ability to go vote. MLS Unites to Vote provides
Source In the City of Brotherly Love on Sunday (1 p.m.-CBS, Cincinnati's Local 12), Bengals head coach Zac Taylor and his younger brother, Eagles quarterbacks coach and passing game coordinator Press Taylor, would love to beat the other. Coaching changes everything. The series used to be fun for everyone in the family. Now it is 60 minutes of parental torture.
SourceThere may be social distancing at Paul Brown Stadium, but it sounds like it wasn’t a very sociable week on either side of the ball as the Bengals try to get it right before there is a replay of last season.
SourceIn his weekly conversation with Bengals.com senior writer Geoff Hobson, Taylor says he’ll give right guard Fred Johnson another start on an offensive line he wants to keep intact for Sunday’s game. He’s encouraged by the play of quarterback Joe Burrow and believes his pocket presence and mobility has cut down on the hits and helped the line.
Source Club Partnership Strength in Unity German Connection FC Cincinnati has formed a transatlantic partnership with Bundesliga club TSG Hoffenheim. This joint effort with the German side marks the first time FC Cincinnati have collaborated with another top-division club in another country
Source Burrow, on his way to three touchdown passes in his first prime-time game, swashbuckled his team back into the game with 5:55 left. But on the ensuing possession the Browns' 1-2 ground punch of Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt gashed the Cincinnati defense and put away the 35-30 victory.
Source In the 62 games Bengals nose tackle D.J. Reader played for the Texans before coming over here, his proud and perennial playoff Texans defense had allowed more than 200 yards rushing just twice. And not until the last month of last season. So when the Browns put 215 yards on the Bengals in Thursday night’s game, Reader didn’t take it too well.
Source Bill Willis, who along with his head coach, Paul Brown, helped break pro football's color line when they were in Cleveland, always seemed to get an invite to a Bengals-Browns game in Cincinnati. As the NFL celebrated its 100th anniversary Thursday, the sons reflected on their fathers.
Place your deposit today for 2021 season tickets at West End Stadium. A $50 non-refundable deposit secures priority for both 2020 Season Ticket Members as well as non-season ticket members.PLACE YOUR DEPOSITMORE INFORMATION
Source CINCINNATI – Major League Soccer today unveiled an additional three matches for every club’s 2020 MLS regular season schedule. Following Saturday’s match at New York City FC, FC Cincinnati have learned their next three opponents. The Orange and Blue will play the Philadelphia Union for the first time this season and will play the New York Red Bulls and New York City FC for the third and second times, respectively. Similar to the first three home matches of FC Cincinnati’s season, fans will
Source The hype surrounding Joe Burrow's first NFL pass has been thick enough to skate on as the Bengals rush to Sunday's opener (4:05 p.m.-Cincinnati's Local 12) against the Chargers at Paul Brown Stadium. But Burrow actually racked up his first pro completion days before in that player space where face coverings and unmasked thoughts are required. Hype need not apply. That's when teammates Giovani Bernard, C.J. Uzomah and Carlos Dunlap approached him during the team's intense, introspective
You're invited to the most anticipated family reunion in Cincinnati. In 2021, we all move to West End Stadium - the country's premier soccer-specific stadium - together. There isn't anything like what we'll have here in Cincinnati. And you'll want to be here with us. Current 2020 Season Ticket Members can now make a $50 non-refundable deposit for the opportunity to secure Reserved Seating season tickets in Reserved Seating and The Bailey by calling 513-977-5425. Current Season Ticket Members in The
Source Peter Schaffer, one of the last of the old guard NFL agents who were there when free agency was born and contracts were announced by the morning newspapers, asked Mixon how he wanted to announce his contract extension. Mixon could have tweeted it or left it to one of the NFL insiders. Instead, he posted something more memorable.
Source The analytic people, the good folks that brush their teeth with data and devalue running backs like some kind of 20th-century anachronism, can’t measure something like this. Mixon's locker room presence is undoubtedly a huge positive.
Source They had something to say, they wanted to say it together and with Bengals president Mike Brown when they said it. In front of Cincinnati's national monument for the battle against injustice and racism and flanked by running back Giovani Bernard and tight end C.J. Uzomah, Brown stood with them and behind them as Trey Hopkins and Joe Burrow read the team's mission statement.
Source You couldn’t call it a Mock Game because they were running at less than half speed. You couldn’t call it a walkthrough, either, because there were no coaches on the field. So maybe something like “Situational Seminar.” But the big news, wide receiver A.J. Green looks like he's ready to play in his first game since Dec. 2, 2018.
Source It’s getting to be about that time. Monday, usually, when the Bengals vote on season captains and because of the heavy off-season influx of solid locker-room presences it should make the player balloting quite interesting.
Full Story Van der Werff made his return to the starting lineup this past weekend against Columbus. The Dutch defender completed 32-of-34 passes for a passing accuracy of 94.1% and led the team with four interceptions. Van der Werff and the Orange and Blue defense held the opposition without a goal for fourth time this season.
Source Using the top pick in every round and their richest free agency in history, it is obvious on the field and in the locker room they have re-made their team with a talented young quarterback and hard-nosed, experienced and faster players on defense.
Source Taylor will be the first to tell you that the tight ends have taken this camp by storm in an assault led by the six-year veteran C.J. Uzomah and rising sophomore Drew Sample.