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Bears-Rams Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 11:59 AM EST

CHICAGO (4-5) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Rams by 8½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 3-6-0, Los Angeles Rams 6-3-0 SERIES RECORD — Bears lead 54-36-3 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Rams, 15-6, December 9, 2018 LAST WEEK — Bears beat Lions...

Winless Bengals joining ranks of franchise's worst teams

Nov. 11, 2019 3:57 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — These Bengals are on the verge of joining the ranks of the franchise's worst teams — and that's saying something. As bad as the Dave Shula teams. As bad as Marvin Lewis' worst team. In the same neighborhood as Dick LeBeau's 2-14 team of 2002. One more loss, and they qualify for the...

Dead last: Bengals return from bye as only winless NFL team

Nov. 4, 2019 2:37 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals returned from their bye week with their overriding questions answered: How far would they fall? All the way to the bottom, it turns out. The Dolphins' win over the Jets on Sunday left Cincinnati (0-8) the only winless team in the NFL. The Bengals are two losses away from...

49ers reach midpoint at 8-0 just 2 years after 0-8 start

Nov. 1, 2019 4:33 PM EDT

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Two years to the day that Jimmy Garoppolo arrived in San Francisco to join an 0-8 team, he played perhaps his best game with the 49ers to improve the team to 8-0. It's been quite a remarkable turnaround in coach Kyle Shanahan's third year. With Garoppolo stabilizing the...

Winless: New QB but same old story for Bengals at midpoint

Oct. 31, 2019 12:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Andy Dalton is getting pushed out the door. A rookie takes over at quarterback. The Bengals are already thinking about their first pick in next year's draft and how they'll shape the roster long term, a function of being winless at the season's midpoint. The overriding question: How long...

Still 0 for '19: Bengals in historic territory at midseason

Oct. 28, 2019 4:35 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The whole student-vs.-master thing didn't go so well in England. Zac Taylor remains winless with the Bengals, beaten this time by the head coach whose success he's trying to emulate. And now, the Bengals are heading into historically bad territory. Another loss or two will put them in...

Minshew-mania could reignite vs winless Bengals

Oct. 17, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

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 winless teams. Quarterbacks tend to have big games against these winless Bengals. Gardner Minshew looked very...

Jaguars-Bengals Preview Capsule

Oct. 17, 2019 1:37 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE (2-4) at CINCINNATI (0-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Jaguars by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Jacksonville 3-3; Cincinnati 3-3 SERIES RECORD — Jaguars lead 12-9 LAST MEETING — Jaguars beat Bengals 23-7, Nov. 5, 2017 LAST WEEK — Jaguars lost to Saints 13-6;...

Seahawks flying high as they visit unpredictable Browns

Oct. 12, 2019 12:37 PM EDT

The Seahawks were supposed to be continuing their retool this year, one season after their remake helped get them back into the playoffs. Instead, they have one of the NFL's best records. The Browns were pegged (hyped?) to be a budding powerhouse with all of the improvements in talent, plus the predicted maturity...

Ravens QB Jackson seeks another win against woeful Bengals

Oct. 10, 2019 4:46 PM EDT

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 against the Cincinnati Bengals last November. "I remember us winning the game. That was pretty cool," he said....