Keidel: Playoff Games Put The 'Wild' Back In Wild CardIf the NFL gods took Merriam-Webster's word when they applied it to the first round of the playoffs, then the last two days clearly qualified.
Boomer & Carton: Reacting To A Wild, Wild Card Weekend In The NFLThe Vikings had the two-time defending NFC champs beat. Until they didn't.
Team Grades: Composure Guides Steelers To Playoff Win Over BengalsThe Pittsburgh Steelers earned 'A' grades for their ability to remain composed in a difficult wild card game against the Cincinnati Bengals, resulting in an 18-16 stunner of a win.
Team Grades: Bengals Late Meltdown Hands Game To Steelers 18-16The Cincinnati Bengals entered Wild Card weekend confident that they could get coach Marvin Lewis his first playoff win. Instead, Cincinnati squandered away a golden opportunity with an ill-timed fumble and inexcusable penalties, which enabled the Pittsburgh Steelers to steal a playoff win, 18-16, at Paul Brown Stadium.
Silverman: Maclin, Lynch, McCarron Are Wild Card Weekend X-FactorsThe Wild Card round of the NFL playoffs always has the potential to be a little bit strange.
Injury Report: Steelers' DeAngelo Williams Reportedly OutThe Pittsburgh Steelers look to have Fitzgerald Toussaint at running back against the Cincinnati Bengals in their wild card weekend meeting.
Injury Report: Hall Good To Go, Dalton Unknown For Bengals - Steelers SlugfestFor the Cincinnati Bengals, it is about quality, not quantity, on their injury report. The Bengals list only a quartet of players as being injured this week, unfortunately one of them is their starting quarterback, Andy Dalton.
Steelers Focused On Beating Bengals In Wild Card GameThe buzz around the Pittsburgh Steelers this week has been about the level of preparation the team is making to ensure a win over the Cincinnati Bengals in the wild card game on Saturday.
Can Bengals Ride Back-Up McCarron To Long Awaited Playoff Win?The last time the Cincinnati Bengals won a playoff game, Bengals' quarterback A.J. McCarron was barely five months old when Sam Wyche and company vanquished the Houston Oilers 41-14 at Riverfront Stadium.
Bill Cowher: Steelers-Bengals Wild Card Game Comes Down To ReceiversThe Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers already see enough of each other with two games each season, but now they have to face off in the Wild Card Round of the playoffs.
Wild Card Weekend Sees Bengals Prepped For Round Three Against SteelersOn Saturday, January 9, the Cincinnati Bengals will host the Pittsburgh Steelers in wild card weekend after the two teams split the regular season series right down the middle in heated play.
Red-Hot Chiefs Are Most Likely Opponent For Patriots In Divisional PlayoffA slumping New England team may end up facing a surging Kansas City team.