As of 2008, the Bengals flagship radio stations are WCKY, "1530 The Homer" and WEBN-FM, with WLW AM 700 joining in following the end of the Reds' season. Brad Johansen and former Bengals offensive lineman Dave Lapham, who started in 1985, form the announcing team. Most preseason and regular season games, are telecast on WKRC-TV, channel 12, the CBS affiliate. Paul Keels and Anthony Munoz are the TV announcers for the preseason games. Games that feature an NFC opponent playing at Paul Brown Stadium will be televised on WXIX, channel 19, the local FOX affiliate.
Phil Samp was the Bengals original play-by-play announcer from 1968–1990. Ken Broo (1991–1995), Paul Keels (1996) and Pete Arbogast (1997–2000) have also done radio play-by-play for the Bengals.
|Years||Flagship station||Play-by-Play||Color Commentator|
|1968-1979||WLW||Phil Samp||Jimmy Crum|
|1980-1985||WLW||Phil Samp||Bob Johnson|
|1986||WLW||Phil Samp||Dave Lapham|
|1987-1990||WKRC||Phil Samp||Dave Lapham & Ken Anderson|
|1991||WKRC||Ken Broo||Dave Lapham & Ken Anderson|
|1992||WKRC||Ken Broo||Dave Lapham|
|1993-1995||WLW||Ken Broo||Dave Lapham|
|1996||WLW||Paul Keels||Dave Lapham|
|1997||WLW||Pete Arbogast||Dave Lapham|
|1998-1999||WBOB||Pete Arbogast||Dave Lapham|
|2000-2007||WLW||Brad Johansen||Dave Lapham|
|2008-Present||WCKY||Brad Johansen||Dave Lapham|