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Playoff frustration continues for Raiders in loss to Bengals

Jan. 15, 2022 22:47 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The playoff frustration for the Raiders just won't end. A season of tumult for Las Vegas could have been salved with the first playoff win in 19 years, but the Raiders couldn't catch up with the Cincinnati Bengals, who ended an even longer playoff drought of their...

Officiating in Raiders-Bengals problematic at times

Jan. 15, 2022 21:23 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — What mostly was a tense game between teams with long playoff droughts was disrupted Saturday by some problematic officiating. The Bengals beat the Raiders 26-19 in an AFC wild-card matchup that ended Cincinnati's 31-year run without a postseason victory. The...

Bengals hold on, finally win in playoffs, 26-19 over Raiders

Jan. 15, 2022 20:53 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Paul Brown Stadium nearly shook in triumph. The city of Cincinnati might have, too. Its latest hero, Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow, merely seemed to shrug after leading his team to its first playoff victory in 31 years, 26-19 over Las Vegas on Saturday in an AFC...

Bengals DT Ogunjobi out of playoff game with foot injury

Jan. 15, 2022 19:16 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Larry Ogunjobi was carted off the field with an injury to his right foot in the third quarter of the AFC playoff game against the Las Vegas Raiders. Later in the quarter, Bengals defensive end Trey Hendrickson was being...

Raiders' Hankins active for playoff game against Bengals

Jan. 15, 2022 15:40 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Defensive tackle Johnathan Hankins is active for the Las Vegas Raiders' opening-round playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday. Hankins is dealing with back and knee injuries and was limited in practice this week. He was listed as questionable...

Raiders, Bengals looking to end long playoff droughts

Jan. 14, 2022 18:43 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Either the Raiders or Bengals will win a playoff game on Saturday, and that will be news in itself. Postseason success has been elusive for both teams for a generation. The frustration for one will end Saturday when they meet for an opening-round playoff game in...

2 defensive coaches hired as Ohio State revamps staff

Jan. 14, 2022 17:42 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day continued to revamp his coaching staff by hiring of two defensive assistants Friday. Tim Walton, a former Ohio State player who spent the last 13 years coaching in the NFL, most recently with the Jacksonville Jaguars, was added as...

Davenport leads Cincinnati over East Carolina 79-71

Jan. 12, 2022 21:42 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jeremiah Davenport matched his season high with 22 points as Cincinnati beat East Carolina 79-71 on Wednesday night. John Newman III scored 10 points, Viktor Lakhin grabbed seven rebounds and Abdul Ado blocked three shots for Cincinnati (12-5, 2-2 American...

Draft picks key Bengals' resurgence, return to playoffs

Jan. 12, 2022 12:07 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Many in Cincinnati scoffed when the Bengals passed on elite Oregon offensive tackle Penei Sewell to take Ja'Marr Chase with the fifth-overall pick in the NFL draft last spring. Cincinnati sorely needed offensive line help, and Sewell seemed an obvious choice....

Ohio justices spar over reduction of murder suspect's bond

Jan. 12, 2022 10:05 AM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A $1.5 million bond for a man accused of fatally shooting another in the head during a robbery was too high, a divided state Supreme Court said in a decision that led a dissenting justice to declare that the ruling would make Ohio “less safe." At issue in...