Pro Football weekly

Cincinnati Bengals


Robert Geathers

Robert Geathers - #91 - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 280 lbs.
Birthday 08/11/1983
Birthplace Georgetown, SC
College Georgia
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 4th round, 21st pick by Bengals

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
30 0 0

Palmer misses Bengals' Thursday practice

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 6:48 p.m. ET
Bengals QB Carson Palmer unexpectedly missed practice on Thursday because of a sore hip but is expected to play vs. the Dolphins on Sunday, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.

Jones' loss affects Bengals on multiple fronts

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 3:27 p.m. ET
The loss of Bengals CB Adam Jones to a season-ending herniated disk comes after he had earned roles with Cincinnati's defense and special-teams units and had shown some of the playmaking ability that once made him a highly regarded ...

Bengals granted extension to try to prevent TV blackout

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 12:59 p.m. ET
The Bengals announced Thursday that the NFL has given the team an extra 24 hours in order to sell the remaining 2,000 tickets in order to prevent a local TV blackout of the Bengals-Dolphins game Sunday.

Bengals CB Jones out for the season

Posted Oct. 26, 2010 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
Bengals CB Adam Jones will miss the remainder of the 2010 season with a disc injury in his neck.

White's 201 receiving yards help Falcons hold off Bengals

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
Roddy White had a spectacular day for Atlanta, catching 11 passes for 201 yards and leading the Falcons to a wild 39-32 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

Bengals RB Scott to get more touches

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 3:21 p.m. ET
Due to a change in circumstances, namely an injury to third-down back Brian Leonard, Cincinnati RB Bernard Scott is likely to see an uptick in his touches.

Bengals activate S Tom Nelson

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
The Bengals added S Tom Nelson to their 53-man roster on Friday.

Bengals ORT Smith showing improvement

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 11 a.m. ET
Bengals second-year ORT Andre Smith finally could be on the verge of breaking through and securing a starting job, the way we hear it.

Bengals defensive coordinator blasts Petrino

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 5:30 p.m. ET
Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer is still upset with Bobby Petrino for bailing on him and the Falcons with three games left in the 2007 season.

Owens' tweet costs him $5,000

Posted Oct. 15, 2010 @ 7:41 p.m. ET
Bengals WR Terrell Owens has been fined $5,000 for a violation of the league's social media policy.

Bengals DE Odom suspended four games

Posted Oct. 15, 2010 @ 11:52 a.m. ET
Following a failed appeal, Bengals DE Antwan Odom has been suspended four games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing substances.

Ochocinco's catches, swagger down

Posted Oct. 14, 2010 @ 8:09 p.m. ET
In the last four games before the Bengals' Week Six bye, WR Chad Ochocinco caught just 14 passes for 157 yards and no touchdowns. Entering the bye, Ochocinco, who said he had not played confidently, told Cincinnati reporters he planned ...

Ex-Patriots LB Thomas, six others try out for Bengals

Posted Oct. 13, 2010 @ 7:30 p.m. ET
Seven veteran free agents tried out for the Bengals Wednesday, including former Patriots LB Adalius Thomas, according to a league source.

"Pacman" arrested but not charged following Bengals game

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 11:06 p.m. ET
Bengals CB Adam 'Pacman' Jones was arrested following Sunday's game vs. the Buccaneers, but was released without being charged after police realized Jones was not the suspect they were looking for.

Barth kicks game-winner as Bucs stun Bengals

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 5:08 p.m. ET
Josh Freeman threw a tying touchdown pass with 1:26 to go, then moved Tampa Bay in range for a winning field goal after Carson Palmer threw his third interception of the game Sunday, sending the Buccaneers to a 24-21 ...

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 12, 2013
The Bengals signed Geathers to a contract extension.||||||| Geathers has spent all of his nine seasons in Cincinnati, making him the longest-tenured Bengal. He had 3 1/2 sacks.
Posted Nov. 24, 2008
The Bengals placed Geathers on injured reserve Monday with a knee injury.||||||| Geathers had recorded 38 total tackles and 2.5 sacks in 11 starts with the Bengals before suffering the injury.
Posted Jan. 11, 2007
Geathers, a fourth-round draft pick from Georgia in 2004, signed a six-year extension Thursday that will pay him $14 million next season in various bonuses and salary, making him one of the team's top-paid players. He can earn $32.5 million in salary and bonuses over the six-year deal. His 10.5 sacks were the most by a Bengals player since Eddie Edwards had 13 sacks in 1983.||||||| Now that Geathers is signed, the Bengals have to decide what to do with defensive end Justin Smith, who is a free agent. Smith has led the line in tackles in each of the last five seasons, and finished second to Geathers with 7.5 sacks last season.
Posted Sept. 14, 2006
The NFL said on Wednesday it wouldn't discipline Geathers for his hit on Kansas City quarterback Trent Green during Cincinnati's 23-10 victory on Sunday. Geathers' shoulder collided with Green's helmet, causing the quarterback's head to snap against the turf. He'll miss at least the next couple of weeks. The NFL said the injury was not a foul.||||||| Geathers, who lost his starting spot, but remains a pass-rushing threat, wanted to handle the situation professionally. His teammates backed him up, saying he was not a dirty player. The Bengals play Cleveland this Sunday, with Geathers expected to resume his pass-rushing role.

ABOUT TRUST ONLINE