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.
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.
6 Most Overpaid AthletesBecause we think that extra million is just one too many.
The Make Or Break Year For Andy DaltonThe primary focal point of pretty much every football team is the quarterback. Some teams have an elite quarterback they want to keep around for as long as possible. They are set at the position, and they don't worry about anything other than injury or retirement. Then, there are the teams that know they have a problem under center. Their quarterback won't cut it, but they have to wait to get the opportunity to improve.
12 Hilarious Reactions To Andy Dalton's Contract With The Bengals On TwitterHere are the top 12 most hilarious reactions to Andy Dalton's contract on Twitter.
Bolts Look To Defy Odds Two Weekends In A RowBeing the sixth and final seed in the NFL playoffs usually means you're a sizable underdog. When it comes to the San Diego Chargers, that holds true a second weekend straight.
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 Season Ends With First Home Loss Courtesy Of Underdog ChargersThe Cincinnati Bengals haven't won a playoff game in 23 years and now one more year can be added onto that streak. The San Diego Chargers were able to continue their rejuvenated season by dominating the Bengals and eliminating Cincinnati from the playoffs.