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Cincinnati Bengals

A.J. Green

A.J. Green - #18 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 207 lbs.
Birthday 07/31/1988
Birthplace Summerville, SC
College Georgia
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 4th pick by Bengals


Rec Yds TD
97 1350 11

Bengals' foundation solid, but questions remain

Posted Jan. 06, 2013 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
The Ravens, Steelers and Browns are in various states of flux. The Bengals, however, should be pretty stable. But there's work to be done.

Friday's 60-second rant: Lewis is not the Bengals' answer

Posted Dec. 14, 2012 @ 4:25 p.m. ET
In his 10th season with the Bengals, Marvin Lewis' enduring struggle to inspire his team's best is proof that a coaching change is needed.

Key matchup: Bengals WR A.J. Green vs. Chiefs CB Brandon Flowers

Posted Nov. 15, 2012 @ 5:21 p.m. ET
Bengals WR A.J. Green has scored in eight consecutive games, but he has drawn a tough assignment this week.

Fantasy season's first-half highlights

Posted Oct. 25, 2012 @ 3:59 p.m. ET
WR A.J. Green is on Pat Fitzmaurice's midseason All-Fantasy team. That's just one of several lists that sum up the first half of the season.

Watt, Green, Ryan among NFL's Players of the Month

Posted Oct. 04, 2012 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
Bengals WR A.J. Green, Texans DE J.J. Watt, Falcons QB Matt Ryan and Bears CB Tim Jennings were among the league's players of the month.

Week Two fantasy tips: WRs

Posted Sept. 13, 2012 @ 2:53 p.m. ET
PFW's late-week WR fantasy tips say Randall Cobb deserves a shot to start, while it might be time to sit Jeremy Maclin, even if he plays.

Georgia products thriving with Bengals

Posted March 08, 2012 @ 8:42 p.m. ET
The Athens, Ga.-to-Cincinnati pipeline has been fruitful for the Bengals, with WR A.J. Green and DT Geno Atkins becoming Pro Bowlers.

Howard: Bengals 'just scratching the surface'

Posted Feb. 06, 2012 @ 5:58 p.m. ET
Bengals OLB Thomas Howard told PFW the team is "just scratching the surface" of its potential.

Continuity should benefit Bengals' offense

Posted Jan. 14, 2012 @ 4:16 p.m. ET
The return of coordinator Jay Gruden should be a positive for the Bengals' offense, which has upside to improve in 2012.

Rookie Meter: Newton highlights stellar rookie class

Posted Jan. 04, 2012 @ 4:04 a.m. ET
Panthers QB Cam Newton's record-breaking season was just one of the many impressive individual performances we saw from rookies in 2011.

Rookies to shine in Pro Bowl

Posted Dec. 27, 2011 @ 8:11 p.m. ET
A trio of rookies will be playing in the Pro Bowl next month, but not top pick Cam Newton, based on the rosters announced Tuesday.

Bengals' Simpson lacking consistency

Posted Dec. 23, 2011 @ 3:45 a.m. ET
Bengals WR Jerome Simpson has been up-and-down in his first full season as a starter, the way we hear it.

Week 12 matchups to exploit or avoid

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar studied the Week 12 matchups and warns you to avoid players like Jermichael Finley while exploiting Pierre Garcon and Kellen Winslow.

Week 11 matchups to exploit or avoid

Posted Nov. 16, 2011 @ 11:33 a.m. ET
William Del Pilar studied the Week 11 matchups and warns you to avoid players like Eric Decker while exploiting Maurice Morris and Kellen Winslow.

Bengals WR Green having a sparkling rookie season

Posted Nov. 12, 2011 @ 10:44 p.m. ET
Bengals WR A.J. Green is on pace to author one of the more impressive rookie seasons by a top-10 pick in recent memory.


Posted Dec. 24, 2012
Green caught 10 passes for 116 yards in the Bengals' win over Pittsburgh on Sunday.||||||| It was Green's first 100-yard receiving effort this month.
Posted Nov. 26, 2012
Green had 111 yards on just three receptions in a 34-10 win over Oakland on Sunday.||||||| Green now has a career-high 67 receptions and is 36 yards shy of topping his output from his rookie season.
Posted Nov. 19, 2012
Green hauled in six receptions for 91 yards and a touchdown during Sunday's 28-6 win at Kansas City.||||||| Green has now scored in nine straight games, totaling 10 TDs over that stretch. It's getting harder and harder to make a case against Green being the best receiver in the game.
Posted Nov. 12, 2012
Green caught seven passes for 85 yards and a touchdown on Sunday against the Giants.||||||| Green continues to be a fantasy monster, setting a Bengals record with TD receptions in eight straight games. The NFL record is held by Jerry Rice, who once caught TD passes in 13 consecutive games.
Posted Nov. 05, 2012
Green caught seven passes for 99 yards and a touchdown on Sunday against Denver.||||||| The second-year stud has scored a touchdown in seven consecutive games. Green continues to stake his claim as not only the best fantasy wideout, but he also currently looks like the most dominant receiver in football.