Coach Marvin Lewis confirmed DT Geno Atkins tore his right ACL on Thursday night and is done for the season.
Bengals DT Geno Atkins sustained a right ACL injury in Thursday's Week 9 loss at Miami.
Bengals DT Geno Atkins was forced from Thursday night's Week 9 game against the Dolphins with a right knee injury.
Bengals agreed to terms with DT Geno Atkins on a five-year, $55 million contract extension.
The National Football Post reports the Bengals and contract-year DT Geno Atkins are not close to an extension.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Thursday the Bengals are making a "strong push" to sign DT Geno Atkins to a long-term extension.
League sources tell CBS' Jason La Canfora the Bengals and contract-year DT Geno Atkins have had an "ongoing dialogue," but are "nowhere close" to a new deal.
Bengals DT Geno Atkins recorded at least a half-sack in 10 games last season.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports there's already a "chasm" in long-term talks between the Bengals and DT Geno Atkins.
The Cincinnati Enquirer expects the Bengals to prioritize a contract extension with DT Geno Atkins before the start of the season.
Bengals.com says the team has been frugal in free agency because they will try to sign DT Geno Atkins to an extension next season.
Bengals DT Geno Atkins' salary jumped from $575,000 to $1.423 million based on rookie-deal incentives.
The Bengals and DT Geno Atkins' agent had a "brief, casual" encounter at the Senior Bowl in an effort to begin extension talks.
Bengals DT Geno Atkins was named to the 2012 Associated Press All-Pro first team.