Vontaze Burfict RUMORS & NEWS

  • Vontaze Burfict vs Steelers tabbed as best NFL rivalry

    Cincy Jungle "The Bengals and Steelers feature one of the NFL's best rivalry right now. There's no doubt about that. Though the battles have been heated throughout the past decade, they've reached new levels in recent years. Some would point to Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict as being a big reason why. I..." July 07

  • Vontaze Burfict blames Bengals teammate for playoff loss to Steelers

    CBS Sports "For most people in Cincinnati, the Bengals' wild-card playoff loss to the Steelers will go down as one of the most painful defeats in franchise history. Over the final 1:30 of the fourth quarter, the Bengals suffered a complete meltdown, and in the process, they allowed an injured Ben..." March 02

  • Bengals DC: When 'smart' Vontaze Burfict retires, 'I'm going to hire him'

    CBS Sports "The last time we heard from Vontaze Burfict, he was admitting that he might have to actually change his style of play. You know, because after costing his team a playoff win over the Steelers this past January due to his vicious head-shot of Antonio Brown, which resulted in a concussion, and..." February 28

  • Vontaze Burfict: I’m being singled out, but I’ll have to change

    Pro Football Talk "Multiple fines didn’t get through to Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict, but a suspension did. Burfict is suspended for the first three games of the 2016 season for multiple violations of player-safety rules, including a hit to the head that gave Steelers receiver Antonio Brown a concussion...." February 23

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    Dan Graziano @DanGrazianoESPN

    Source: Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict’s 3-game suspension upheld by appeals officer Derrick Brooks.

  • Vontaze Burfict schedules talk with Roger Goodell after rash of hits in 2015

    ESPN "Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict is expected to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in the next week regarding Burfict's questionable hits and upcoming suspension, a source tells ESPN.com. The league is concerned about Burfict's behavior, which most recently included a hit to..." February 11

  • Antonio Brown: Vontaze Burfict is an ‘idiot’ who tried to kill me

    Larry Brown Sports "Antonio Brown was held out of the AFC Championship Game with a concussion that he sustained after an illegal hit from Vontaze Burfict, and it does not sound like the Steelers wide receiver has gotten over it. On Thursday, Brown told “The Cook and Poni Show” on 93.7 The Fan in Pittsburgh that..." February 04