Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati Bengals’

Steelers, resurgent Bengals set to renew belligerent rivalry

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The bad blood between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals is palpable, built on years of animosity and antagonism, hits that straddled the line between clean and dirty and others that leapfrogged across it all together. The first-place Steelers (4-2) trying to give themselves some breathing room over the rest of the division. The Bengals (2-3) hoping to take another significant step forward following an 0-3 start that threatened to end the competitive portion of their season before it really began.

Bengals’ challenge: 4 road games in 5 weeks, Steelers up 1st

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

The Bengals have a chance to move into contention in the AFC North, but it's a long road back. Cincinnati (2-3) plays four road games in the next five weeks, a stretch that will either set them up for a run at the playoffs or leave them so far behind that they'd need a Steelers collapse to give them a chance. A loss Sunday at Pittsburgh (4-2) would leave them 2+ games behind the Steelers for the division lead, a daunting margin to overcome.

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers preview | ‘NFL Playbook’

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The "NFL Playbook" crew discusses the divisional matchup between the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers in Week 7.

Bengals return from bye without TE Tyler Eifert

Monday, October 16th, 2017

The Bengals had an eventful bye weekend. Cincinnati (2-3) needs a win in their lopsided series with the AFC North leaders in order to stay relevant in the division race. The Steelers (4-2) can stretch their lead over the Bengals to 2+ games with a victory at Heinz Field.

Jameis Winston has sprained AC joint, could still play

Monday, October 16th, 2017

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are not off to a good start, and it doesn’t get better with news that quarterback Jameis Winston has an injured throwing shoulder. Winston, who left Sunday’s game in the first half with the injury, has a sprained AC joint in his right throwing shoulder according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. While that sounds bad, Rapoport also reported that Winston could play through the injury.

Fantasy football waiver wire, Week 6: Quarterback rankings

Monday, October 9th, 2017

The waiver wire begins late Tuesday, so it is time to figure out your best options. Most fantasy football leagues will run their waiver wires late Tuesday or early Wednesday, but we are here to help you get a jump on the best options to consider. Additionally, throughout the week, we will update each of these articles as ownership percentages change and news arrives.

Bills’ depleted offense can’t take advantage of chances

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Three turnovers and a long punt return gave the Bills all they needed to keep their surge going. Buffalo wasted chances and gave up a fourth-quarter lead Sunday, falling to the Cincinnati Bengals 20-16 in a steady rain. The Bills' defense was good enough.

Buffalo Bills vs. Cincinnati Bengals highlights | Week 5

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Check out the best plays from the Week 5 matchup between the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals.

AFC EAST: Green leads Bengals to win over Bills, 20-16

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

CINCINNATI - A.J. Green had a hand in three turnovers that kept it close, but the receiver also pulled off a 77-yard touchdown and another long catch that set up a score Sunday, rallying the Cincinnati Bengals to a 20-16 victory over the Buffalo Bills in a steady rain. After losing their first three games, the Bengals (2-3) have salvaged their season by getting the ball to their playmakers at decisive moments. Green's 47-yard catch set up a 5-yard touchdown run by Joe Mixon that put Cincinnati ahead to stay in the fourth quarter.

NFL against the spread picks: Rams can claim pole position in NFC West

Friday, October 6th, 2017

The Los Angeles Rams can’t win a division title after five weeks. The Seattle Seahawks play at the Rams in game that is much more important than we could have predicted in August. The Seahawks were the consensus favorite to win the NFC West, but with a win on Sunday the Rams would take a two-game lead with a tiebreaker edge.