Mashed: Bengals offense often can’t get to line of scrimmage
CINCINNATI (AP) — On his first run against Jacksonville, Joe Mixon dashed left and was dropped 3 yards behind the line of scrimmage. The last time he touched the ball ended in a 5-yard...
Road warriors: Rams reclaim their game with help from Ramsey
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jalen Ramsey's impact on the Los Angeles Rams was immediate and obvious.
So was the impact of getting out on the road, where the Rams always play their best football under...
Rodgers has 5 TD passes, 1 rushing score as Packers roll
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers had his best game by far under new Packers coach Matt LaFleur, throwing for 429 yards and five touchdowns and running for another as Green Bay beat the Oakland...
The Latest: Cowboys’ Maher kicks another from at least 62
The Latest on Week 7 in the NFL (all times EDT):
Brett Maher of the Dallas Cowboys has added to his record as the only kicker in NFL history with multiple field goals of at...
No running game, no wins: Same sad story for hapless Bengals
CINCINNATI (AP) — Thirty-three yards rushing, all by the quarterback. Just when the Bengals think their offense can't get any worse, it reaches new depths.
Minshew, defense lead Jaguars over winless Bengals 27-17
CINCINNATI (AP) — Jalen Ramsey wasn't needed. The Jaguars' defense had more than enough against one of the NFL's sad-sack teams.
Three interceptions. A defensive touchdown. A dominant...
Jaguars rookie TE Josh Oliver to make NFL debut at Bengals
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars rookie tight end Josh Oliver will make his NFL debut at Cincinnati — and it might come in a starting role.
Minshew-mania could reignite vs winless Bengals
CINCINNATI (AP) — A so-so showing against the Saints threw a little cold water on Minshew-mania. The rookie with the distinctive 'stache has a chance to re-ignite it against one of the NFL's two...
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JACKSONVILLE (2-4) at CINCINNATI (0-6)
Bengals expect to be without top cornerbacks against Jaguars
CINCINNATI (AP) — The winless Bengals expect to be without their top two cornerbacks when they host Jacksonville, the latest challenge for a defense that's given up at least 490 yards in half of...
Skill and a little luck lead to Cardinals’ winning streak
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona combined some good football with a little good fortune to earn a 34-33 victory on Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons.
At the bottom: Bengals only 0-6 team in the league
CINCINNATI (AP) — Linebacker Preston Brown grew up in Cincinnati watching the team then known as the "Bungles" lurch from one horrible season to another.
Close doesn’t count for winless Dolphins; Bills are next
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Chart the Miami Dolphins' week-by-week point differential on a graph, and the trend suggests they'll win their next game and beat teams by 50 points in December.
Plan to build music venue at Cincinnati waterfront approved
CINCINNATI (AP) — Will The Banks soon be alive with the sound of music?
County commissioners have reached an agreement with the Cincinnati Bengals and a business to allow a music venue to be...
NFL Today, Week 6
Monday, Oct. 14
Detroit at Green Bay, 8:15 p.m. EDT. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers has led Green Bay to seven wins in nine starts at home against Detroit, throwing 17 TDs and...
The Latest: Cincinnati, Miami now NFL’s only winless teams
The Latest on the NFL's Week 6 (all times EDT):
Bengals must wait longer for ‘rewarding’ first win
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals can't stop the run, score touchdowns when they reach the red zone or catch one of those timely breaks that can turn the tide on the most frustrating of...
Jackson runs, passes Ravens past winless Bengals 23-17
BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson presented the Cincinnati Bengals with a can't-win dilemma: Try to prevent the versatile quarterback from running, or stop him from passing?
A look at the NFL in the fabulous 1950s
FRANCHISES: In 1950 the NFL merged with the All-America Football Conference and the Cleveland Browns, San Francisco 49ers and Baltimore Colts joined the league. Also, the New York Bulldogs became...
Ravens QB Jackson seeks another win against woeful Bengals
BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson doesn't recall many of the details of his first NFL start for the Baltimore Ravens, except perhaps for the most important facet of that impressive performance...
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ATLANTA (1-4) at ARIZONA (1-3-1)
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CINCINNATI (0-5) at BALTIMORE (3-2)
Much-needed win eases growing pains for Cardinals
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are an exciting but frustrating team that can look dominant and clueless within the same few minutes of football.
Familiar replay: Bengals 0-5 wondering how low they’ll go
CINCINNATI (AP) — When it comes to the season-scuttling start, nobody does it better — or more often — than the Bengals.
A last-quarter rally followed by a last-minute meltdown led to a...
Bengals fall to 0-5 for first time in 11 years
CINCINNATI (AP) — Paul Brown Stadium was more than half-empty when the Bengals pulled off a stunning comeback to tie the game and give themselves a chance for that long-awaited first...
Kyler Murray leads Cardinals to 1st win, 26-23 over Bengals
CINCINNATI (AP) — Exactly 2 minutes left. Half a field to cover. Fans in half-empty Paul Brown Stadium were creating as much of a din as they could, roused by a stunning Bengals comeback that...
Quoth the coach: To be a Raven, you must beat the Steelers
The fact that neither team has a winning record doesn't diminish one bit the intensity of the rivalry between the Ravens and Steelers.
If it is not the most historic series in NFL history,...
Ravens-Steelers Preview Capsule
BALTIMORE (2-2) at PITTSBURGH (1-3)
Short and sweet; Steelers’ Rudolph focusing on efficiency
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mason Rudolph splattered his name all over the Oklahoma State record book by cocking his right arm back and seeing just how far he could let it fly. It led to lots of wins and...
Sharing the misery: Cardinals and Bengals still 0 for ’19
CINCINNATI (AP) — The quarterback is getting sacked a lot. Top receivers are hurt. The defense can’t stop anyone when it matters. September has come and gone without as much as one win under a...
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ARIZONA (0-3-1) at CINCINNATI (0-4)
Bengals WR John Ross injured, latest blow to winless team
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals put receiver John Ross III on injured reserve Wednesday, the latest blow to a winless team that’s already missing star receiver A.J. Green.
Bengals falter throughout, fall to 0-4 in loss to Steelers
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals couldn't dig out of a winless hole despite a prime-time road matchup against their biggest rival.
The Bengals were unable to avoid their first 0-4...
Steelers break out of funk, stomp Bengals 27-3
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers insisted they might have been winless through three weeks, but they were far from hopeless. They stressed the process of finding an identity with...
Newly acquired tight end Vannett to make Steelers’ debut
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Newly acquired tight end Nick Vannett should get plenty of work for the Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday night against Cincinnati with Vance McDonald nursing a shoulder...
Analysis: Road teams dominate in Week 4 and in September
Losing at home in September could force some teams to have to win on the road in January.
There was no home-field advantage in Week 4 in the NFL. Road teams are 10-3 entering Monday night's...
In post-AB world, Steelers WRs still searching for identity
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers no longer have an Antonio Brown problem.
Steelers, Bengals focused on bad starts, not bad blood
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The familiar faces that fueled the hostility between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are gone.
Vontaze Burfict is in Oakland. Adam "Pacman" Jones is retired....
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CINCINNATI (0-3) at PITTSBURGH (0-3)
QB Allen’s unforced errors cloud Bills’ 3-0 start
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Josh Allen vows he's going to be more responsible with the football. And this time the Buffalo Bills' second-year quarterback says he really, really means it.
Bengals coach Taylor remains confident despite 0-3 start
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Bengals first-year coach Zac Taylor isn't going to let an 0-3 start — and two close calls — tear his team apart.
Though disappointed following a 21-17 loss at the...
The Latest: New starting QBs showing potential
The Latest on NFL Week 3 (all times EDT):
Daniel Jones will be the talk of New York this week after the rookie quarterback led the Giants to a win.
Bills rule out running back Singletary from home opener
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have ruled out rookie running back Devin Singletary from playing in their home opener against the Cincinnati Bengals this weekend.