Giovani Bernard news, rumors and stats

 

Giovani Bernard

Cincinnati Bengals
Running Back

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 205

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YearTmGRushRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRush 2ptRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptTchsTot YdsFum Lost
2013CIN161706954.0950565149.183022612091
Average:1706954505651493022612091
Total:1706954505651493022612091

Bengals | Career numbers for Giovani Bernard

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:28:37 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard is averaging a career-high 4.5 yards per carry and a career-high 11.3 yards per reception this season.

Fantasy Tip: A matchup with a tough Minnesota Vikings defense isn't ideal, but if Joe Mixon doesn't clear concussion protocol, Bernard will be worthy of a starting spot in Week 15.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard on track to play

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 16:48:41 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (knee) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 15, and is not on the injury report for Week 15.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard will start this week if Joe Mixon is ruled out but should have a decent role if Mixon is cleared to play. He can be a flex option if he starts but probably should be avoided if he is the No. 2 running back.

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Bengals | Week 15 injury report for Cincinnati

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 11:35:26 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict (concussion), CB Dre Kirkpatrick (concussion) and LB Nick Vigil (ankle) did not practice all week and have been ruled out for Week 15 against the Minnesota Vikings. RB Joe Mixon (concussion) and S Shawn Williams (hamstring) practiced in full Friday, Dec. 15, and are listed as questionable. CB Darqueze Dennard (knee), TE Tyler Kroft (hamstring), RB Giovani Bernard (knee), DE Carlos Dunlap (chest), RB Cedric Ogbuehi (shoulder), DT Pat Sims (heel), OT Eric Winston and OT Andre Smith were full participants in practice Friday and no longer appear on the injury report.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard limited

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:02:26 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (knee) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 14.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard should have a good chance to play this week and could start again if Joe Mixon is not ready to play. He will be facing a tough Minnesota Vikings defense in Week 15 but can still be a flex option in some leagues if he starts.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard limited

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:47:50 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard (knee) was limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 13.

Fantasy Tip: It looks like there will be a heavy dose of Bernard again this week as Mixon is still in the concussion protocol. Both players' statuses will need to be monitored, but for now deploy Bernard as an RB2.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard fills in with 130 total yards

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 15:32:21 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard rushed 11 times for 62 yards in Week 14 against the Chicago Bears and he added six receptions for 68 yards on eight targets.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard showed he can still get it done, taking advantage of the absence of rookie Joe Mixon to shine and do his thing even in a loss. If Mixon is forced to miss time, Bernard is an attractive flex fantasy option, particularly in PPR formats.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard fills in and shines on MNF

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 21:03:21 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard recorded 13 carries for 77 yards in the team's Week 13 loss Monday, Dec. 4, versus the Pittsburgh Steelers. He also caught two of his three targets for 19 yards.

Fantasy Tip: It was by far a season high in rush attempts for Bernard, who received the extra work after teammate Joe Mixon (concussion) went down in the second quarter, and the result was a season-best performance from the five-year veteran. With the Bengals on a short week, it'll be tough for Mixon to suit up in Week 14, making Bernard someone to target everywhere he is available.

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Bengals | Four total touches for Gio Bernard

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 13:45:01 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard posted three receptions for 12 yards in Week 12 against the Cleveland Browns while adding one catch for 15 yards.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard is clearly in the back seat with Joe Mixon being relied upon as the bellcow in the Queen City. Bernard's barely hanging on as a RB4 or flex option in deeper PPR at this point unless something happens to Mixon.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard has role in passing game

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:29:09 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard caught five passes for 38 yards against the Tennessee Titans in Week 10. He also rushed for 10 yards on two carries during the game.

Fantasy Tip: Bernard will see more touches with Jeremy Hill out but should see most of his work in the passing game. He can be considered a flex option in point-per-reception leagues against favorable matchups.

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Bengals | Giovani Bernard a non-factor in Week 9

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 14:36:39 -0800

Cincinnati Bengals RB Giovani Bernard rushed for minus one yard on one carry against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 9. He also caught one pass for minus five yards.

Fantasy Tip: Most of the Bengals offense struggled in Week 9, so Bernard has a chance to bounce back next week. He is involved mostly in the passing game but probably can be avoided in most point-per-reception leagues.

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