The Bengals must cut eight more players before Tuesday to reach the NFL's mandatory 65-player limit. The final cut-down date comes a week from Sunday on Aug. 31 when all teams must be down to 53 players. In all, the Bengals must release 20 players from their current roster. <br><br>Here's a quick run down of where each position group stands.
August 23, 2003
After 22 years as a college and NFL assistant, Marvin Lewis walked onto a football field for the first time Friday as a head coach.<br> <br> The Bengals rookie coach presided over his first two minicamp practices at the team's facility adjacent to Paul Brown Stadium.
April 14, 2003
<ul> <li><i>Steelers are 1-3 overall and 1-0 in the division</i></li> <li><i>Bengals are 0-5 overall and 0-1 in the division</i></li> </ul> <p>Linebacker Brian Simmons (neck stinger) remains questionable for Sunday and will not practice until Friday. Cornerback Artrell Hawkins (knee) and right tackle Willie Anderson (neck) are probable.<br>
October 10, 2002