'Pacman' accepts ban, gets emotional

/ Jul 28, 2017

'Pacman' accepts ban, gets emotional

Cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones accepted his one-game suspension for an offseason misdemeanor conviction, and he got emotional Thursday over the unwavering support he's received from Bengals owner Mike Brown. Jones is suspended by the NFL for the season opener as a result of his confrontation ...

Browns fall to 0-13, near infamous mark

/ Dec 12, 2016

Browns fall to 0-13, near infamous mark

The Browns' mascot can't even stay on his clogs. This season of embarrassment has a new symbolic blooper. Early in Sunday's 23-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals, Cleveland's "Brownie The Elf" attempted to retrieve a football that had bounced out of bounds following a punt when ...

Siemian's big day sends Broncos past Bengals

/ Sep 26, 2016

Siemian's big day sends Broncos past Bengals

Four touchdown passes, more than 300 yards passing, two clutch touchdown drives in the fourth quarter. Trevor Siemian played every bit like Peyton Manning in his first road start. In some ways, even better. Siemian was nearly perfect as he rallied the Denver Broncos to a 29-17 ...

Steelers prevail in bad-tempered clash with Bengals

/ Jan 10, 2016

Steelers prevail in bad-tempered clash with Bengals

Ben Roethlisberger couldn't throw. Antonio Brown couldn't stand without help. And in the end, it didn't matter. The Pittsburgh Steelers are heading to Denver after the Cincinnati Bengals did what they always seem to do this time of year: they imploded. Spectacularly. Chris Boswell kicked a 35-yard ...

Bengals quarterback Dalton has cast removed

/ Jan 6, 2016

Bengals quarterback Dalton has cast removed

Andy Dalton's passing hand was finally free on Tuesday, liberated from the black cast that has covered his right forearm and his spirits for the past three weeks. And his coach held out the possibility he might have a backup role for the Bengals' playoff ...

Broncos down Bengals in OT

/ Dec 29, 2015

Broncos down Bengals in OT

DeMarcus Ware put the clamps on the loose football and punched Denver's ticket to the playoffs. "The ball was on the ground and I was feeling like, 'There's no way somebody's going to take this ball from me,' " Ware said after his fumble recovery ...

Steelers rough up Bengals

/ Dec 14, 2015

Steelers rough up Bengals

The Steelers weren't about to get pushed around or lose their crown. Not in Cincinnati, anyway. The defending AFC North champions got into a midfield rumble during pregame warmups and kept it up from there, roughing up the Bengals 33-20 on Sunday as the whole ...

Texans slog past Bengals

/ Nov 17, 2015

Texans slog past Bengals

It figures that Cincinnati's first loss would come against a team that has tormented them in the big games. The Houston Texans have a way of making things miserable for Andy Dalton and the Bengals. T.J. Yates took over in the third quarter and led Houston ...

Manziel gets another shot at Cincy

/ Nov 5, 2015

Manziel gets another shot at Cincy

Welcome to The Jungle, Johnny. With starting quarterback Josh McCown unable to play because of a rib injury, Johnny Manziel will start Thursday night against the Cincinnati Bengals, the team that treated him so rudely as a rookie on the road last year and now ...

Colts rely on Luck to beat Bengals

/ Jan 5, 2015

Colts rely on Luck to beat Bengals

When Andrew Luck was under pressure Sunday, he stood tall and maintained his poise. Andy Dalton and the Bengals simply collapsed. Again. Luck delivered a game-changing touchdown pass as he was headed to the turf, and Indianapolis' defense dominated the rest of the game as the ...

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 the game ...