Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati Bengals’

Steelers call for Vontaze Burfict to be suspended as NFL reviews his questionable hits

Monday, October 15th, 2018

The Pittsburgh Steelers have reviewed the tape and made their call. Steelers right tackle Marcus Gilbert said Burfict’s hit on Brown was “pathetic” and “sad,” and called for the NFL to get involved, according to ESPN. The NFL has to do something about that,” Gilbert said.

Le’Veon Bell doesn’t show up Monday, and reportedly won’t end holdout this week

Monday, October 15th, 2018

Eventually, Le’Veon Bell will show up for work with the Pittsburgh Steelers. It doesn’t seem it will be this week during the Steelers’ bye, at least according to two reports. Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and Judy Battista of NFL Network said the team doesn’t expect Bell to end his holdout and report this week.

Bad blood continues between Steelers, Bengals

Monday, October 15th, 2018

The Pittsburgh Steelers-Cincinnati Bengals rivalry is alive in well. The Steelers beat the Bengals Sunday, 28-21. "Most physical game I've been in." Smith-Schuster, in his second season in the NFL, said the Cincinnati defense was "coming after all of us." That isn't unusual in this AFC North matchup.

Bad blood continues between Steelers, Bengals

Monday, October 15th, 2018

The Pittsburgh Steelers-Cincinnati Bengals rivalry is alive in well. The Steelers beat the Bengals Sunday, 28-21. "Most physical game I've been in." Smith-Schuster, in his second season in the NFL, said the Cincinnati defense was "coming after all of us." That isn't unusual in this AFC North matchup.

NFL: Steelers’ game-winning touchdown to Antonio Brown was a legal play

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

It appeared Steelers receiver Justin Hunter might have set an illegal pick on Bengals cornerback Tony McRae. Brown motioned to a spot just outside of Hunter, ran a slant inside of Hunter while Hunter and McRae made contact with each other.

NFL Officiating VP: No Offensive Pass Interference on Steelers-Bengals Game-Winning Play

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

The Steelers game-winning touchdown over the Bengals caused controversy for those who believed it was the result of offensive pass interference. But game officials said the play that resulted in a touchdown pass from Ben Roethlisberger to Antonio

Vontaze Burfict doesn’t talk to reporters after being involved in another questionable hit

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict had no interest in speaking to reporters after another questionable hit. Burfict was involved in another potentially dirty play during the Bengals’ Week 6 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. On the play in question, Burfict appeared to lower his elbow into Antonio Brown’s helmet.

Antonio Brown’s late TD sends Steelers over Bengals 28-21

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Ben Roethlisberger saw the defensive alignment and knew immediately that the Pittsburgh Steelers had a chance for a winning touchdown. All he had to do was get the ball to Antonio Brown right away. Brown took a few strides, caught the pass and ran behind Justin Hunter's block for a 31-yard touchdown with 10 seconds left Sunday and yet another improbable - and entirely predictable - victory over the Cincinnati Bengals.

Conner’s top plays from 129-yard game | Week 6

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Watch Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Conner's best runs against the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 6.

Antonio Brown burns Bengals to keep Steelers alive in AFC North

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Late in Sunday’s game, the Cincinnati Bengals looked poised to vanquish the hopes of the rival Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC North. A Joe Mixon touchdown run gave Cincinnati a 21-20 lead with 1:18 remaining and had the Bengals looking at a 5-1 start that would have buried the Steelers at the bottom of the division at 2-3-1. The Steelers found themselves facing third-and-10 with 29 seconds remaining on their own 41-yard line in desperate need of a big play.