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... because his skill-set is that of a prototypical strong-side linebacker in a 4-3 formation. Furthermore, Vontaze Burfict showed last season that he is better suited to play the middle linebacker spot in a 4-3 defense. Burfict won a roster spot as an ... Comment?
... is speculation Maualuga will move over to an outside linebacker position and give way to promising youngster Vontaze Burfict in the middle. Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis challenged Maualuga and quarterback Andy Dalton to become more vocal leaders ... Comment?
... he was ranked 14th. It would make proper sense for him to move back out to his old position and move Vontaze Burfict into the MIKE linebacker spot. The Bengals had intended to do that with Burfict regardless of the situation with Mauluga, as Burfict ... Comment?
... which was the second highest. The speculation has been that the Bengals would move promising linebacker Vontaze Burfict inside and put Maualuga back to strongside linebacker. This isn't a bad deal for the Bengals, who didn't break the bank to keep ... Comment?
... Bengals, the NFL team said Monday. Maualuga, 26, had 122 tackles, including a sack, last season. Only Vontaze Burfict, with 127 tackles, had more stops for the Bengals in 2012. "Rey has been a fine young player for us, and he continues to grow on ... Comment?
... remains to be seen. The conventional wisdom is that he will go one of the outside spots at SAM and that Vontaze Burfict will move from WIL to the middle. Even with the re-signing, the Bengals are expected to still draft a linebacker either early or ... Comment?
... ond round of the 2009 Draft. How they deploy him will be interesting to see, as last year's undrafted rookie Vontaze Burfict appears the better option in the middle. Comment?
... to the team that drafted him. He may be changing positions, though. Geoff Hobson writes that second-year pro Vontaze Burfict might take over Maualuga's spot at middle linebacker. Maualuga might move to the strong side, with the weak side now looking ... Comment?
... Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports Maualuga made 122 tackles last season, five behind team leader Vontaze Burfict, but at one point seemed likely to leave Cincinnati. Jones was a key part of the Bengals' No. 9 pass defense and ranked seventh with ... Comment?
... average. Last season Maualuga had two above average and five below average. By comparison this season, Vontaze Burfict had four above average and five below average games. Besides making improvements with technique on the field and keeping his ... Comment?
Maualuga made 122 tackles last season, five behind team leader Vontaze Burfict , but at one point seemed likely to leave Cincinnati. Comment?
... the Bengals are most thin at the linebacker position. Only one starter from 2012 remains on the roster: Vontaze Burfict . Currently, the Bengals have Burfict - who should be moved to the middle this season - Emmanuel Lamur and newly signed Aaron ... Comment?
... on the defensive side, and it could turn out that one of these now-reformed "problem children"- Adam Jones , Vontaze Burfict -could be a good mentor for Mathieu if brought on board. Michael Collins is a Rant Sports Senior NFL Writer, and Atlanta ... Comment?
... directors in New York on Wednesday and will announce new membership for... Here is one category that Vontaze Burfict, or any other undrafted starter for that matter, does not mind leading. Yahoo! Sports Brian McIntyre reported... Yahoo! Sports Brian ... Comment?
... salaries who get the most playing time. And no one fit that bill better in 2012 than Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict . As an undrafted free agent, Burfict played for the rookie league minimum salary of $390,000 last year. (He also got a $1,000 ... Comment?
Last year at this time, linebacker Vontaze Burfict was getting beaten up by draft evaluators for his poor workouts and questionable attitude. Comment?
When players with relatively low salaries significantly contribute to their team, there's a likelihood that they'll receive a nice bonus in the form of performance based pay increases for that season, "determined by playing time relative to a player's compensation." According to figures being released , Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict ... (more) Comment?
... has not lived up to his hype and struggled mightily after he was moved to middle linebacker. But with Vontaze Burfict, the Bengals have the middle filled and can move Maualuga to the outside. With Maualuga back in the fold, the Bengals can ... Comment?
... when Marvin Lewis pushed to bring in a linebacker with some very good tape but a few character questions. Vontaze Burfict was a value home run. Ogletree has some of the best tape in this draft, and can be an immediate upgrade over what the Bengals ... Comment?
... against the run so it would be a perfect role for him. We have Gilberry, who we really need to re-sign, and Vontaze Burfict who are much more athletic players that deserve a spot over Rey. He shouldn't take any playing time away from those two. I ... Comment?