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Henry likely out for the year

Posted by ESPN.com's James Walker

CINCINNATI -- The Bengals just confirmed that receiver Chris Henry has a left forearm fracture. He is likely out for the year. Henry

Henry is arguably the team's best deep threat. He landed awkwardly on his arm after a reception in the second quarter of Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens.

Second-year receiver Jerome Simpson, who is inactive Sunday, could get more opportunities in the second half of the season with Henry out.

Cincinnati suffered another key injury in the third quarter to starting linebacker Keith Rivers. He hurt his calf and is not expected to return.