Latest Cincinnati Bengals News

Steelers living out purgatory promised by salary-cap crunch

Nov. 29, 2021 16:17 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers took a flyer on Mike Hilton five years ago, and the undersized cornerback repaid their faith by becoming one of the most versatile defensive backs in the NFL, a relentless 5-foot-9 tornado who maximized every last ounce of his talent. ...

Bengals confident after pounding AFC North rival Steelers

Nov. 29, 2021 14:49 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Bengals have built an offense around star quarterback Joe Burrow and big-play receivers. However, it was a fierce ground game that powered the past two big wins. Running back Joe Mixon has had back-to-back 100-yard...

The Latest: Dalvin Cook out for game with shoulder injury

Nov. 28, 2021 19:10 PM EST

The Latest from Week 12 of the NFL (all times EST): ___ 7:10 p.m. Minnesota Vikings running Dalvin Cook has been taken off the field on a cart after injuring his shoulder in the third quarter against the San Francisco 49ers. He...

Mixon runs for career-high 165 yards, Bengals crush Steelers

Nov. 28, 2021 19:02 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals cornerback Mike Hilton, who played for the Steelers for his first four years, got his first pick-6 at any level of football against his former team late in the first half Sunday. Hilton's interception of Ben Roethlisberger put Cincinnati up...

Steelers search for answers after blowout by Bengals

Nov. 28, 2021 18:44 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — A 41-10 thrashing at the hands of the division rival Bengals has the Steelers in line to miss the playoffs for the third time in four years. It wasn't so much that Sunday's loss happened as how it happened. The Steelers (5-5-1) were beaten in the...

Steelers' DB Haden out vs. Bengals; Ebron heads to IR

Nov. 27, 2021 17:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Joe Haden will miss Sunday's visit to Cincinnati due to a sprained foot. The team ruled Haden out on Saturday. The club had listed Haden as questionable on Friday. Haden got hurt during a 16-16 tie...

Steelers eyeing return of Fitzpatrick, Watt vs. Bengals

Nov. 26, 2021 14:45 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — T.J. Watt and Minkah Fitzpatrick will spend Sunday afternoon on the field in Cincinnati and not on their phones back in Pittsburgh. Neither player was listed on Friday's injury report, clearing the way for their return after they spent last Sunday on...

Slumping Steelers try to avoid series sweep against Bengals

Nov. 26, 2021 11:19 AM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says every game against an AFC North opponent is an elimination game. That starts Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, who have already defeated the Steelers once this year. His urgency is...

Bengals seek sweep of Steelers, momentum in playoff race

Nov. 24, 2021 13:34 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (5-4-1) at CINCINNATI (6-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Pittsburgh 4-6; Los Angeles 5-5. SERIES RECORD: Steelers...

Cowboys, Raiders seek lost momentum in Thanksgiving meeting

Nov. 24, 2021 13:13 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys and Las Vegas Raiders have one victory between them in November and one more chance do something about it before the playoff push time also known as December. Just so happens they’re playing each other on Thanksgiving. ...