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Bengals get a gratifying complete game, gear up for Ravens

Oct. 18, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow chalked up another first in his promising NFL career — resting on the sideline in the second half because his team had a comfortable lead. The second-year Cincinnati Bengals quarterback was all smiles Sunday watching backup Brandon Allen...

Steelers steady themselves behind linebacker T.J. Watt

Oct. 18, 2021 12:44 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Devin Bush scooped up the loose ball and amid the chaos, immediately started running in the wrong direction before finding his bearings. How very fitting for a team that's spent its first six weeks trying to figure things...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Blue bloods chasing No. 2 Bearcats

Oct. 18, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

A look at the top of The Associated Press college football poll might produce this reaction: One of these things is not like the other. Cincinnati sits at No. 2 in the latest AP Top 25 presented by Regions Bank, right behind top-ranked Georgia and ahead of No. 3 Oklahoma,...

AP Top 25: Cincinnati up to No. 2; Purdue snaps poll drought

Oct. 17, 2021 14:53 PM EDT

Cincinnati moved up to No. 2 behind Georgia in The Associated Press college football poll Sunday, the first time a team from outside the traditional power conferences has been ranked that high since 2010. The Bulldogs remained a unanimous No. 1 with 63 first-place votes...

Urso, Gallese help Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 1-0

Oct. 16, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Júnior Urso scored in the 13th minute, Pedro Gallese had three saves and Orlando City beat FC Cincinnati 1-0 on Saturday night to snap a nine-game road winless streak. Cincinnati (4-17-8) has lost seven straight games, the club’s longest losing...

Jerome Ford's four TDs lead No. 3 Cincinnati over UCF 56-21

Oct. 16, 2021 16:58 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jerome Ford rushed for a career-high 189 yards and four touchdowns, helping No. 3 Cincinnati roll past UCF 56-21 on Saturday. Desmond Ridder passed for 140 yards and a touchdown as the Bearcats (6-0, 2-0 AAC) extended the nation's second-longest home...

Jaguars coach Meyer promises not to miss another team flight

Oct. 15, 2021 15:42 PM EDT

WATFORD, England (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Urban Meyer promised Friday to not miss another team flight. The last time he did, Meyer ended up embarrassing the franchise and drawing a public reprimand from owner Shad Khan after videos surfaced of the coach's...

Bears eye share of NFC North lead with Rodgers, Packers

Oct. 14, 2021 18:44 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Given where they were a few weeks ago, the Chicago Bears' odds of grabbing a share of the NFC North lead seemed about as long as a Hail Mary pass. Back-to-back wins have them in position to do just that. The problem is they're facing a big obstacle with...

Bears eye share of 1st place when Rodgers, Packers visit

Oct. 14, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (4-1) at CHICAGO (3-2) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Packers by 4½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 4-1; Chicago 3-2. SERIES RECORD: Green Bay leads 101-95-6....

UCF is next as No. 3 Cincinnati tries to stay among elite

Oct. 14, 2021 12:14 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati moved up to the No. 3 spot in the AP Top 25 this week, the highest ranking in school history. The challenge now will be staying there without another chance for a marquee win. The Bearcats (5-0, 1-0 AAC) are trying to become the first team...