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.
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.
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.
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.
Out Of The Frying Pan And Into The Fire: Jets' Allen May Draw Bengals' GreenWhat a whirlwind of a week for Antonio Allen. And, it was still only Tuesday.
Another Successful Season Ends In Wild Card Loss For BengalsMake it 24 straight years since the Cincinnati Bengals have won a playoff game, and their loss to the underdog San Diego Chargers marked a disappointing end to yet another successful season. There was a lot of hope and promise, but now the focus is on who will stay and who will go.
Bengals Injury Report Very Long, But Hopes Are High For Most To PlayThe Cincinnati Bengals had an unexpectedly successful season with an AFC North crown and a trip to the playoffs. Now, they're facing off with a San Diego Chargers team they beat just a few weeks ago, but they may be facing them without a number of players.
Sports Verdict: Who's Second Best Behind Calvin Johnson? Dez Bryant Vs. A.J. GreenCalvin Johnson and his stat lines have locked down best receiver with a level of dominance perhaps never before seen at that position. With Megatron sitting atop the podium, who currently owns the title of second most dangerous receiver in the NFL: Dez Bryant or A.J. Green?
Lichtenstein: Jets' Loss Secondary To Mess In Defensive BackfieldThis is not, nor was it expected to be, a playoff team. For those who cling to the belief that the Jets defense is worthy enough to keep them competitive in every game, think again.
Fantasy Football: Top 12 Wide Receivers To DraftHere’s what you need to know about the wide receiver position this year: It’s deep. Here's our top 12.
AFC All-Pro Selections - OffenseThis year's AFC all-pro offense includes Brady and Manning, two of the best quarterbacks ever. See who else made the team.
Cruz & Co. Baffled By Giants' Offensive Funk; Manning 'Not Worried'As much as they wanted to avoid it, the Giants are starting to look like the team that won the Super Bowl last season. No, not the one holding the Lombardi Trophy at the end. The one that almost didn't make it to the playoffs at all.
B&C Morning Show: A.J. Green Backtracks -- Hmmm; Boomer Says Eli Looks SkittishGreen tried to back off his comments regarding the Giants having a porous defense, but unfortunately for him we had the audio that proved otherwise.
Dottino: Wake Up Manning, Plug The 'Holes,' Beat The BengalsTom Coughlin knows it. His players know it. The Giants have built a 6-3 record and own a two-game lead in the NFC East without having consistently played championship-caliber football.
Antrel Rolle On A.J. Green: 'If He Sees Me, He Better Duck'Rolle leveled a stern warning to the Bengals' top wideout, who said the Giants' defense has "a lot of holes," ahead of their Week 10 matchup in Cincy.