Bengals clinch spot in playoffs

Dec 23, 2014

Bengals clinch spot in playoffs

With everything on the line, the Bengals picked off Peyton Manning in the closing minutes — twice, no less — and ran themselves right back into the playoffs. One breakthrough win gave them a chance for another. Dre Kirkpatrick returned Manning’s third interception of ...

Bengals rout Browns to spoil Manziel's first NFL start

Dec 15, 2014

Bengals rout Browns to spoil Manziel's first NFL start

Wearing large headphones to block out the world, Johnny Manziel walked slowly from the Browns’ locker room, pausing to sign an autograph for a young fan who painted his face for the occassion. Manziel then stopped briefly to talk with friends waiting for him, ...

Browns beat up on Bengals

Nov 7, 2014

Browns beat up on Bengals

Cornerback Joe Haden led a line of Browns players jumping to slap hands with joyous fans in the first row. The stadium was filled with the sound of woofing. Felt like times from way, way back when. And with a dominating performance, the Browns ...

Bengals come away victorious against Cardinals

Aug 25, 2014

Bengals come away victorious against Cardinals

Cincinnati’s Terence Newman returned an interception 54 yards for the only touchdown by either team’s starters and the Bengals went on to a 19-13 preseason victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night. Mike Nugent added field goals of 48 and 36 yards for ...

Watt striving to turn Texans around after dismal season

Aug 5, 2014

Watt striving to turn Texans around after dismal season

Houston’s J.J. Watt knows it’s cliche to say “we’re working hard every day” and he’s “just trying to be a good teammate.” That doesn’t stop the 2012 Defensive Player of the Year from using phrases like that often, saying those comments encapsulate what he’s ...

Suddenly hot Chargers pounce on Bengals' miscues

Jan 6, 2014

Suddenly hot Chargers pounce on Bengals' miscues

Dump it off to the running back, hand it off, let the field goal kicker take it from there. Philip Rivers didn’t have to do a whole lot to get a playoff win. Not with the way San Diego’s defense was dominating. And not ...