The 10 least surprising picks from Round 1 of the 2016 NFL draft

Round 1 is in the books. Here’s what surprised nobody… 1. Rams take QB Jared Goff: This was the worst-kept secret in sports for a week. 2. Eagles take QB Carson Wentz: This was the second-worst-kept secret in sports for a week. 4. Cowboys take RB Ezekiel Elliott: Let’s be real, although only one other back has been selected this early in the last eight years, we had to at...
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Leon Hall had offseason back surgery

Veteran cornerback Leon Hall was a first-round pick for the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2007 NFL Draft, and he has been a valued member of the Bengals defense ever since. Serving as the team’s nickelback this past season, Hall struggled with injuries and was not very productive. Therefore, it is not surprising that he has not generated much interest on the free agent market this...
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Dolphins Monitoring CB Leon Hall

According to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald, the Dolphins are showing patience with free agent CB Leon Hall, who is trying to maximize what could be his final contract in the NFL. The Dolphins could really use some help at cornerback, and there’s an obvious connection to new Dolphins defensive coordinator Vance Joseph from their time together in Cincinnati. Hall previously...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals free agent CB Leon Hall visits Arizona Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals are finally making some offseason action. After signing veteran safety Tyvon Branch, they are looking at another veteran to give some help in the secondary. Cincinnati Bengals CB Leon Hall visited with the Cardinals on Monday according the ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Hall has played in the league for the Bengals for his 10 total seasons. He was drafted in the first...
Via EndZoneScore
March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Bengals believe Browns will be all over their free agents

Mohamed Sanu has already been linked to the Cleveland Browns, but the Cincinnati Bengals believe he won’t be the last name you’ll hear linked between the two teams. According to Bengals.com’s Geoff Hobson, Bengals defensive coordinator Paul Guenther believes Hue Jackson and the revamped Browns front office will be first in line for a good portion of Cincinnati’s impending...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Bengals: Biggest winners of training camp

The boys in stripes have been at it for about a week and a half now, and it is becoming more clear to the coaches who deserves a spot on the team and who just may not have what it takes to make it in the NFL. They have had some exciting returns, like Geno Atkins and Leon Hall on defense, but some minor setbacks, like tight end Jermaine Gresham and wide receiver Marvin Jones who have...
Via isportsweb.com
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Leon Hall taking nothing for granted

CINCINNATI -- Nick Cosgray has done about all he can for Leon Hall these last nine months. Cosgray heads up the Bengals physical rehabilitation program and Hall has been one of his prized projects. Hall was no longer under Cosgray's eye when training camp practices began Thursday. He was back on the field, taking on the challenges of his wide receiver teammates, stopping, cutting...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Hall feeling healthy, knows road to recovery

CINCINNATI -- Leon Hall has been through this rehab thing before. He's been through it with his Achilles before. This time he's coming back from tearing his right Achilles. Two years ago it was his left Achilles. If there is one characteristic that Hall has shown in his seven years of playing cornerback for the Bengals it's resiliency. He once got beat for three touchdowns in a game...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cornerback Leon Hall cleared for offseason drills

Cornerback Leon Hall has been cleared to participate in offseason drills following a second torn Achilles that placed him on the Bengals Injured Reserve back in October. Hall, a former first-round pick for Cincinnati is searching for the success that he had during the 2009 season which earned him a second Team All-NFL honor with six interceptions, 24 pass deflections, two forced...
Via cover32 - Bengals
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Brian Hall: Vikings made best head coach hire

The Minnesota Vikings, without a franchise quarterback, with the league's worst scoring defense and set to play two seasons outside in a college stadium certainly weren't the most appealing option for potential candidates. But Minnesota, the sixth of the seven teams to decide on its next coach to lead the franchise, might have come away with the best candidate. The Houston Texans...
Via Fox Sports North
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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