Scott Bantel

  • joined Jan 10, 2013
  • last login Jul 24, 2014
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I was born and raised in Cincinnati and carry a possible (yet undiagnosed) unhealthy obsession with all things sports (especially Cincinnati sports). While I am a diehard fan of all Cincinnati teams, my most passionate and unhealthy obsession is reserved for the Cincinnati Bengals.

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  • MLB Cincinnati Reds
  • NFL Cincinnati Bengals
  • NCAAF Cincinnati Bearcats
  • NCAAB Cincinnati Bearcats
  • NHL Columbus Blue Jackets
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NFL Helmet Rankings Part IV: #'s 8-1


Drum roll please.............. I bring you the 8 best helmets in the NFL!

NFL Helmet Rankings Part III: #'s 16-9


As we sneak into the top 10, the helmets get better and the analysis (understandably so), gets shorter. Here is the bottom half of the top 16:

Fantasy Football Fridays: Sleeper QBs


If you don't get one of the top few quarterbacks, don't sweat it. Plenty of good quarterbacks can be found in the later rounds which will provide you just as much production as some of their higher...

NFL Helmet Rankings: 24-17


Part II. Count these 8 as the helmets which are considered decent, yet not quite good enough. Looking at #'s 24-17 there are some surprises...likely a shocker at #17.

CJ Bengals ROH: Candidate No. 2 - Anthony Munoz


With candidate number 2 for the inaugural class, we take a look at the first player candidate and the only Bengals player elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

NFL Helmet Rankings: #'s 32-25


The beginning of August is when the NFL season gets slowest. Training camps are still a few weeks away. Free agency is dead. Rookies are signed. So let's rank some helmets and ruffle some feathers!

Cincinnati Bengals Player Preview: Emmanuel Lamur


In 2014, Emmanuel Lamur looks to stay healthy and make his much anticipated return to the Bengals top 5 defense.

Fantasy Football Fridays: Tight End Rankings


The days of an 8-point TE being a starter are gone and a good tight end could very easily be the difference between a playoff appearance or a championship (ask Jimmy Graham owners).

CJ Bengals ROH: Candidate No. 1 - Paul Brown


What better place to start than at the beginning? At what better beginning to a Ring of Honor discussion than Paul Brown?

What If: Bengals Stadium


Ever wonder why the Bengals stadium has green seats? Ever wonder what the stadium would look like if it looked like the Bengals stadium instead of the Eagles? Ever wonder what the Bengals stadium...

Fantasy Friday: WR Rankings


In week 3 of Fantasy Fridays, we take a look at the wide receiver position. With the way teams spread the ball around in today's NFL, the wide receiver position has never been so valuable and deep...

Fantasy Friday: RB Rankings


In week 2 of Fantasy Fridays, we take a look at the running back position - a fantasy football position that has seen a huge change over the past ten years.

Coming Soon: Cincy Jungle Bengals Ring of Honor


This offseason, I am taking it upon myself to do what the franchise has failed/refused to do over the past 46 years. I am going to educate Bengals fans on the great history of the franchise they...

Fantasy Friday: QB Rankings (Top Dozen)


Starting today, I will be running a weekly Fantasy Football article each Friday addressing positional rankings, sleepers, overrated players, etc. We start week 1 with an opening look at the top 12 QBs

"Way Too Early" 53 Man Roster Prediction


Predicting rosters in May is a silly - but fun - exercise. While the meat of the Bengals roster is set, there will be some interesting battles for the final spots.

Draft Perspective: Did the Bengals Fill Holes?


Draft grades cannot be truly handed out until a few years after the draft, but, grading the draft is fun and if approached the correct way - i.e. graded based on filling of needs and getting good...

The Final Mocking Draft


With the Draft less than 24 hours away, you need one final Mock Draft. We here at CJ agree!

NFL Draft Terminology Guide


If you are not a draft junky (or you just speak regular English), you may find yourself needing subtitles during this weekend's draft. Fear not, the CJ staff has provided you the NFL Draft...

CJ 2014 NFL "Draught" Drinking Game


I love the draft, but even I can get annoyed by the draft terminology - so why not have some fun and turn the annoying terminology into an exciting drinking game? Lucky for you, we did the hard...

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Safest Picks


The NFL draft is a crap shoot and there are no sure bets, but there are safer picks and if you want to succeed as a franchise in the NFL, you cannot afford to miss on your 1st round picks very...

2014 NFL Draft: 5 Biggest Risks


Every draft is filled with players whose athletic potential causes teams to look past their potential risks and 2014 is no different

Cincy Jungle NFL Mock Draft 1.0


How will the first-round of the NFL play out? Here's one of many guesses we'll make.

Hall’s Clearance Shouldn’t Alter Draft Plans


Despite Leon Hall being cleared for football drills, the Bengals still need to address the cornerback position early in the 2014 draft. Lucky for the Bengals, the 2014 NFL Draft is deep at the...

Kiper Drafts 3 Rounds - Gives Bengals CB, OL, QB


ESPN draft guru Mel Kiper goes 3 rounds deep for all 32 teams and takes a corner, offensive lineman and quarterback for the home team.

Orson Charles Confirms Bengals Need for a FB


The Bengals should cut ties with Orson Charles and do what they should have done in 2013 - keep a true blocking fullback

NFL Outlaws Dunking the Football


When I think about ways to improve the NFL, outlawing celebrations like dunking of the football don't quite hit my radar. Apparently Roger Goodell disagrees with me.

Roster Impact of Jason Campbell


For the first time since being drafted in 2011, Dalton will have a quality veteran backing him up who can not only push Dalton to new heights, but can mentor him along the way.

Bengals Free Agency Week 1 Review


With one week of free agency in the books, to say the Bengals have been quite is an understatement. But, if you expected otherwise, you just don't know this franchise.

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