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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...

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....

Depleted Ravens face Bengals with playoff hopes on the line

Dec. 25, 2021 17:13 PM EST

BALTIMORE (8-6) at CINCINNATI (8-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Ravens 7-7; Bengals 7-7. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead 27-24. LAST MEETING:...

Burrow says injured pinky won't sideline him against 49ers

Dec. 08, 2021 14:09 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow says his injured pinky finger on his throwing hand won't keep him out of Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. The finger was dislocated last Sunday when the second-year quarterback was strip-sacked on the...

Roaring Bengals look to keep rolling vs. lowly Jets

Oct. 29, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (5-2) at NEW YORK JETS (1-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Bengals by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 4-3; Jets 1-5. SERIES RECORD: Jets lead 17-10. ...

Bengals' big-play Chase presents daunting task for 1-5 Jets

Oct. 28, 2021 14:17 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Ja'Marr Chase is catching passes at a record pace and leaving defensive backs frustrated and embarrassed along the way. The Cincinnati Bengals rookie wide receiver has 754 yards receiving, the most by a player through his first seven NFL...

Bengals off to best start in 6 years after rout of Ravens

Oct. 25, 2021 12:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati safety Jessie Bates III had a message for reporters waiting outside the locker room after the Bengals' biggest win in years. "If you’re not believing now, you’d better start,” Bates said after the Bengals (5-2) rolled over the...

Burrow, Chase lead way as Bengals speed past Ravens 41-17

Oct. 24, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ja'Marr Chase caught Joe Burrow's pass over the middle, avoided two players diving at his legs and spun past another defender into the clear. If that passing tandem progresses the way Cincinnati hopes, Sunday's long touchdown against Baltimore might be...

Bengals visit Ravens with AFC North lead on the line

Oct. 21, 2021 19:01 PM EDT

The Cincinnati Bengals have waited a while for a game like this. There's no point in downplaying it. “There’s something to this game," tight end C.J. Uzomah said. "It is a huge game, and we’re not treating it like a normal game.” ...