Keidel: Staying On Top In The NFLThe Bengals want the kind of playoff success the Seahawks have enjoyed lately. This weekend's matchup will be a good test.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Luck Gets Another Shot At BradyAndrew Luck will need to break a winless streak against Tom Brady to earn his first Super Bowl appearance.
Bengals Need To Win Sunday To Shed "Playoff Losers" LabelThe Cincinnati Bengals haven't won an NFL playoff game since January 6, 1990. They beat the Houston Oilers—right there, that tells you it was a long time ago—by a 41-14 score in the wild-card round of the AFC playoffs. Since then, the Bengals have lost all five postseason contests they've played in. That needs to change this weekend.
Colts Haven't Forgotten Last Meeting With BengalsThe Indianapolis Colts haven't forgotten their last meeting with the Cincinnati Bengals in week seven of the 2014 regular season, and look to capitalize on Bengals letdown.
Team Grades: Steelers AFC North Champs With 27-17 WinThe Pittsburgh Steelers played a gritty game against the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday night at Heinz Field, losing Le'Veon Bell to injury but claiming the AFC North with a 27-17 win.
Injury Report: Steelers Dedicated To Win Week 17The Pittsburgh Steelers (10-5) have spent the week preparing for the Cincinnati Bengals (10-5-1) at Heinz Field with three players questionable, but the team is dedicated to the win for fans.
Opponent Profile: Steelers Look To Sweep Cincinnati In Week 17The Pittsburgh Steelers (10-5) will host the Cincinnati Bengals (10-4-1) at Heinz Field on Sunday night, challenging for the AFC North title and playoff position.
Team Grades: Steelers Use Fourth Quarter To Maul Bengals, 42-21The Pittsburgh Steelers utilized an effective offense in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game to hand the Cincinnati Bengals a 42-21 loss. Pittsburgh moves to 8-5 on the season and tied for second in AFC North.
Opponent Profile: Bengals Pose Threat To Steelers AFC North AspirationsThe Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5) face the (8-3-1) Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday December 10, 2014, with the AFC North title in play.
Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Cleveland Browns At Cincinnati BengalsFirst place is on the line in the air tight AFC North as the Browns visit the Bengals on Thursday night. Considering the Browns are involved, that's hard to believe-remember, Cleveland hasn't posted more than five wins since 2007.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To DraftIt's a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don't mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that's a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.
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