Injury Report: Green's Status Key To Bengals' Chances On Sunday Against ColtsArguably the Cincinnati Bengals' best player, wide receiver A.J. Green is iffy for Sunday's playoff game in Indianapolis against the Colts. He didn't practice on Friday and hasn't cleared the league's concussion protocol after suffering the injury in Week 17 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. If Green can't go, the pressure might double for the Bengals to win their first postseason contest since 1990.
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.
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 Fantasy Starters: Brian Hoyer, Jeremy Hill And A.J. GreenAt the start of the season, a Cleveland-Cincinnati battle as a Thursday Night primetime game did not appear to be an ideal television choice.
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