Cincinnati Bengals http://wvxu.org en Former NFL'er Ben Utecht is spreading the word about the importance of brain health http://wvxu.org/post/former-nfler-ben-utecht-spreading-word-about-importance-brain-health <p><a href="http://www.ben-utecht.com/"><strong>Ben Utecht</strong></a> earned a Super Bowl ring with the Indianapolis Colts in 2006; later he signed with the Cincinnati Bengals and received a serious concussion during training camp in 2009. It took eight months to recover and he began having serious memory problems and behavioral problems. He walked away from the game, making music his full-time job. Today he is a musician, actor, author, public speaker, and an advocate for brain health. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 29791 at http://wvxu.org Former NFL'er Ben Utecht is spreading the word about the importance of brain health Hamilton County & Bengals reach deal, prepare way for GE deal http://wvxu.org/post/hamilton-county-bengals-reach-deal-prepare-way-ge-deal <p>Hamilton County and the Bengals have a reached a deal that could pave the way for luring General Electric to the Banks.</p><p>The county announced Thursday the Bengals have agreed to waive height restrictions that would've halted a office space large enough to house General Electric's new Southwest Ohio Global Operations headquarters and a planned apartment building in exchange for six items.</p><p>Commissioner Greg Hartmann says the deal will allow the county and city to aggressively bid for GE.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:41:08 +0000 Tana Weingartner 25619 at http://wvxu.org Hamilton County & Bengals reach deal, prepare way for GE deal Bengals Lead AFC North, For Now http://wvxu.org/post/bengals-lead-afc-north-now <p></p><p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 11:30:05 +0000 Mark Heyne 19807 at http://wvxu.org Bengals Lead AFC North, For Now County considering 3-year stadium fund plan http://wvxu.org/post/county-considering-3-year-stadium-fund-plan <p></p><p>Hamilton County Commissioners could take the first steps Wednesday toward balancing the stadium fund for the next five years.</p><p>The plan is much the same as <a href="http://wvxu.org/post/stadium-fund-covered-another-year" target="_blank">last year</a>, but involves a different bank and a three-year deal. Essentially the board would take out an insurance policy with PNC Bank to cover the bulk of the debt and fund what's left from county reserves.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 18:52:53 +0000 Tana Weingartner 17100 at http://wvxu.org County considering 3-year stadium fund plan Bengal suspended for violating drug policy http://wvxu.org/post/bengal-suspended-violating-drug-policy <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The NFL is suspending Cincinnati Bengal <a href="http://www.bengals.com/team/roster/DeQuin-Evans/92fa67c8-b9c4-487d-acc6-d71969338c1a" target="_blank">DeQuin Evans</a> for the first eight games of the season. The league says Evans violated its policy on performance enhancing substances.</p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23Bengals&amp;src=hash">#Bengals</a> DE DeQuin Evans has been suspended 8 games for violation of NFL's performance-enhancing substances policy.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:53:55 +0000 Tana Weingartner 16791 at http://wvxu.org Bengal suspended for violating drug policy