Bengals to appear on ‘Hard Knocks’

Marvin Lewis and Co. are returning to HBO. Citing league sources, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports that the Bengals have been tabbed to star on this year’s “Hard Knocks” series. An official announcement from HBO and the NFL is expected “sometime next week.” This will mark the second time in five seasons that the Bengals have…

Reggie Bush: ‘Hard Knocks’ didn’t help Dolphins

Despite being a television star for the first time since “Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” Dolphins running back Reggie Bush wasn’t crazy about HBO’s all-access cameras and intense coverage this past summer. The newly-minted AFC Offensive Player of the Week said Wednesday that ‘Hard Knocks’ didn’t help the team, despite its popularity to fans. “I…

‘Hard Knocks’ reveals Ryan Tannehill’s cell number

When HBO’s critically-acclaimed series “Hard Knocks” returned to the air Tuesday, viewers were excited to begin another five-week tour of an NFL club — the Miami Dolphins. Much of this season’s first episode centered around new head coach Joe Philbin, new acquisition Chad Johnson, and rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill (more specifically, his Maxim model wife,…

Jets will not appear on ‘Hard Knocks’

Contrary to popular belief, we will not witness Tebow-mania up close and personal, nor more of Rex Ryan’s salty, foul-mouthed epithets on the boob tube this summer. “TV sources” tell the NY Daily News that the Jets will not be featured in this year’s installment of HBO’s “Hard Knocks.” A spokesman for the network would…

Falcons turn down ‘Hard Knocks’ … again

Just as they did eleven months ago, the Atlanta Falcons have passed up the opportunity to let cameras closely chronicle their day-to-day operations this summer. After conducting “extensive discussions at every level of the organization,” the Falcons declined an offer to appear on HBO’s hit series, Hard Knocks, a league source tells ESPN. During the…