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Bengals defensive line back to getting sacks and dancing

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Domata Peko leveled Kansas City's Alex Smith, popped up to his feet and started dancing. The tackle rubbed both hands across his belly while gyrating his wide hips. He hadn't done that one before. "The belly dance?" Peko said. "I'm hungry. Just a big man moving around." Peko got to do an encore during the Cincinnati Bengals' 36-21 win on Sunday, finishing with...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Is Domata Peko Past His Prime?

The Cincinnati Bengals drafted Domata Peko in the fourth round of the 2006 draft with the 123rd overall pick. He has made a large impact in each of his nine years with the Bengals as he has helped hold down the defensive line each year.Standing at 6 foot 3 and 322 pounds, Peko has been a force to be reckoned with on the defensive side of the ball. He has only missed five total games...
Via Pro Football Spot
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Pillar of the defense

CINCINNATI -- Domata Peko has an easier time freeing himself from a 320-pound interior offensive lineman than he does from fans seeking autographs and photos. Then again, Peko is trying to avoid those centers and guards. They hold ill will towards the Bengals' nose tackle. The fans have nothing but love for Peko, and the feeling is mutual. "It's a blessing because in a few years...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Domata Peko signs extension

The Cincinnati Bengals signed one of their most recognizable players on and off the field, Domata Peko, to a two-year extension this week. The signing of Peko looks to be one of many deals coming for the Bengals, who are going to be signing a lot of their own talent to new deals by next season. The club is looking to sign quarterback Andy Dalton, wide receiver AJ Green, and linebacker...
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals sign Peko to two-year extension

Domata Peko will remain a part of the Bengals defensive line through at least 2016. The Bengals signed the nine-year veteran to a two-year contract extension Thursday. "Domata has been a significant and productive player for our defense for many years now, and we are excited to extend his time here even longer," said Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis in a press release. "He is a leader...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

The Cincinnati Bengals and Domata Peko agree to extension

Midday Wednesday The Cincinnati Bengals and defensive tackle Domata Peko agreed to a two year contract extension. Consistent with Cincinnati’s offseason blueprint, extending Peko’s contract means keeping a player who has worn a Bengals uniform his entire career. Peko is a nine year veteran who has played eight complete seasons, missing just 5 games back in 2009. The Michigan...
Via cover32 - Bengals
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Bengals & DT Domata Peko Reach Agreement On A Contract Extension

  Geoff Hobson of is “hearing” that Cincinnati and DT Domata Peko have reached an agreement on a two-year contract. Peko, 29, was entering the final year of his current deal would have made $4.125 million for the 2014 season. He has spent all eight of his season with the Bengals and will now be under team control through the 2016 season. Last year, he appeared...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Bengals’ Peko has sandwich named after him (Video)

Eight years of solid play for the Bengals has earned Domata Peko a bit of local lore. Izzy’s, which is Cincinnati’s self-proclaimed purveyor of the “world’s greatest Reubens,” unveiled the Peko Sandwich on Thursday. Named after the mammoth defensive tackle, the sandwich contains corned beef, goetta, provolone cheese, and Izzy’s special sauce, all housed between...
Via Helmet2Helmet
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati PFWA honors Burfict and Peko

The Cincinnati Chapter of the Pro Football Writers of America today named LB Vontaze Burfict as the Bengals' 2013 Most Valuable Player and DT Domata Peko as the recipient of the organization's annual "Good Guy" award. In his second season, Burfict is the first Bengals LB since Jim LeClair in 1976 to be selected to the Pro Bowl. According to press box statistics, Burfict led the league...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL News Cincinnati’s Domata Peko fined for penalty in Browns game

Domata Peko, defensive tackle for the Cincinnati Bengals, was hit with a $7,875 fine by the NFL for a late-hit penalty in last Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Browns. The hit in question, which has been presented in a GIF by the Bengals blog Cincy Jungle, was with 3:48 left in the fourth quarter. Shortly after a Jason Campbell pass to new receiver Brian Tyms was broken up,...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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