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Cincinnati Bengals

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Cincinnati Bengals National Football League

Cincinnati Bengals' Essentials:

Bengals' Background

Home Town: Cincinnati, Ohio
Owner: Mike Brown
Team Colors: Black, Orange, and White

Brief History
Founded: 1967 by Paul Brown

First NFL Championship: N/A
Last NFL Championship: N/A
Other NFL Championships: None
AFC Championships: 1981, 1988

Bengals NFL Draft History | Playoff History

Hall of Famers:

Anthony Muñoz, Offensive Tackle (1980-92)
Paul Brown, Head Coach and Owner

Retired Numbers
54 - Bob Johnson, Offensive lineman (Johnson was the first ever draft pick of the Bengals)

Home Stadiums:

Nippert Stadium (1968-1969)
Cinergy Field (1970-1999) - known as Riverfront Stadium from (1970-1995)
Paul Brown Stadium (2000-present)

Current Stadium Stats
Name: Paul Brown Stadium
Opened: August 2000
Capacity: 65,535

Head Coaches:

Paul Brown (1968-1975)
Bill Johnson (1976-1978)
Homer Rice (1978-1979)
Forrest Gregg (1980-1983)
Sam Wyche (1984-1991)
Dave Shula (1992-1996)
Bruce Coslet (1996-1999)
Dick Lebeau (2000-2002)
Marvin Lewis (2003-Present)

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