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New York Giants defensive end Leonard Williams (99) tackles Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Brandon Allen (8) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Once full of hope, woeful Bengals now playing for pride

Nov. 30, 2020 4:02 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Dealing with more than their fair share of 2020 bad luck, the Cincinnati Bengals have ranged from terrible to fairly good in stretches, sometimes in the same game. The flicker of excitement that was growing because of the development of rookie quarterback Joe Burrow ended when the...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Brandon Allen passes during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Downtrodden Bengals will stick with QB Allen, for now

Nov. 29, 2020 7:12 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals started the season with a hot-shot rookie quarterback and lots of hope. Now they're going with a quarterback who was on the practice squad two weeks ago, and with five games left they remain stuck on last year's win total — two. In short, it's shaping up to...

New York Giants defensive end Niko Lalos (57) celebrates an interception with teammates during the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

QB Jones injured in Giants' win over Burrow-less Bengals

Nov. 29, 2020 5:39 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — After the New York Giants lost their starting quarterback, they held off a late rally by the Joe Burrow-less Cincinnati Bengals. Daniel Jones went out with a hamstring injury in the second half of New York's 19-17 win on Sunday. The Giants' third straight victory put them at 4-7 after...

Cincinnati Bengals' Giovani Bernard (25) celebrates after rushing for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Bengals Bernard questionable for Giants game

Nov. 27, 2020 5:59 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard is questionable for Sunday’s game against the New York Giants after dealing with a concussion. Bernard has been starting for the Bengals (2-7-1) since Joe Mixon went out with an injured foot on Oct. 18. Bernard's concussion was first...

3-win Giants in the playoff hunt, now face flailing Bengals

Nov. 27, 2020 5:52 PM EST

NEW YORK GIANTS (3-7) at CINCINNATI (2-7-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE - Bengals by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Giants 7-3; Bengals 6-4 SERIES RECORD - Bengals lead 6-4 LAST MEETING - Giants beat Bengals 21-20 on Nov. 14, 2016, at East Rutherford, New Jersey. LAST WEEK’S RESULT: Giants bye, beat Eagles...

New York Giants kicker Graham Gano (5) reacts after making a field goal during the second half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Still hunting playoffs, 3-7 Giants visit Burrow-less Bengals

Nov. 27, 2020 5:49 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Despite losing their first five games and starting 3-7, the New York Giants find themselves in a surprising playoff derby in the NFC East. The Giants are in the thick of it and have already beaten divisional rivals Washington (4-7) twice, and split games with Philadelphia (3-6-1)....

Cincinnati Bengals' Giovani Bernard (25) goes in for a touchdown while being tackled by Cleveland Browns' Andrew Sendejo (23) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Bengals get more bad news when concussion sidelines Bernard

Nov. 25, 2020 6:11 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — With its backfield already depleted and running game anemic, the Cincinnati Bengals now may have to do without Giovani Bernard. Bernard, who has been starting since featured back Joe Mixon injured a foot on Oct. 18, was held out of practice Wednesday with a concussion, the team said. It...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) shakes hands with Washington Football Team quarterback Dwayne Haskins (7) as Burrows is carted away off the field during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Landover. Burrows left the game with a left knee injury. (AP Photo/Al Drago)

Bengals will try to move ahead without injured Burrow

Nov. 23, 2020 4:37 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The energy drained out of the Cincinnati Bengals when rookie quarterback Joe Burrow was carted off the field Sunday with a season-ending knee injury. The 23-year-old Heisman Trophy winner went down early in the second half when he was hit high and low by two Washington linemen after...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) is hit and sandwiched inbetween Washington Football Team defensive end Montez Sweat (90), defensive tackle Jonathan Allen (93) and Cincinnati Bengals offensive guard Mike Jordan (60), during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Landover, Md. After throwing a pass, Burrows was injured on this play and was carted off the field. (AP Photo/Al Drago)

Injury to rookie Burrow 'kind of tore everybody apart'

Nov. 23, 2020 4:33 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — If it wasn't bad enough already, 2020 took a terrible turn for the Cincinnati Bengals and their prized rookie quarterback Joe Burrow. The Heisman Trophy winner and top draft pick brought excitement and hope to the franchise and its long-suffering fans that was drained in an instant...

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow (9) shakes hands with Washington Football Team quarterback Dwayne Haskins (7) as Burrows is carted away off the field during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Landover. Burrows left the game with a left knee injury. (AP Photo/Al Drago)

Smith rallies Washington after Bengals' Burrow carted off

Nov. 22, 2020 5:18 PM EST

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Chase Young told college teammate Joe Burrow he loved him and to get well after the top pick's scary knee injury Sunday. Then, the No. 2 pick and Washington got going on defense, and the quarterback taken first overall 15 years ago led a comeback victory. After Burrow was carted off...