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Burrow keeps going down, but Bengals keep moving on

Jan. 24, 2022 15:59 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow took another beating against the top-seeded Tennessee Titans in the divisional round of the playoffs on Saturday. However, he still managed to push and will the Cincinnati Bengals to within one game of the Super Bowl. Now Burrow is faced...

Poised and confident, Mahomes has KC back in AFC title game

Jan. 24, 2022 14:19 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — You could spend about a year describing the frantic two minutes that led to overtime between the Bills and Chiefs on Sunday night, when Kansas City rallied for a heart-pounding 42-36 victory to reach its fourth consecutive AFC title game. Or you could use...

Chiefs host Bengals, 49ers at Rams for spots in Super Bowl

Jan. 23, 2022 22:49 PM EST

A six-point victory seemed like a rout this wild weekend. Even if it was in overtime. Kansas City's hold-your-breath 42-36 win over Buffalo capped a divisional round in which the other three games were decided on final-play field goals giving the visitors wins. The...

Giants interview Bengals D coordinator Anarumo for new coach

Jan. 23, 2022 17:16 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD. N.J. (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Lou Anarumo has interviewed for the head coaching job with the New York Giants. Anarumo spoke with co-owners Steve Tisch and John Mara and new general manager Joe Schoen on a video conference call on Sunday. He...

Titans waste top seed again with Henry's return not enough

Jan. 22, 2022 23:03 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans had the No. 1 seed and home-field advantage along with Derrick Henry making a return just in time for the postseason. Once again, playing in Music City just wasn't enough for this franchise. Not with all the mistakes the...

McPherson FG as time expires lifts Bengals past Titans 19-16

Jan. 22, 2022 21:18 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maybe, just maybe, these young Cincinnati Bengals really are that good. Especially with the way they keep ending postseason droughts. And with their latest victory putting them in the franchise's first AFC championship game in 33 years — and a win away...

Ohio partisan divide again thwarts 10-year legislative maps

Jan. 22, 2022 20:41 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Redistricting Commission failed for a second time on Saturday to reach the bipartisan consensus necessary to pass 10-year maps of state legislative districts based on 2020 census totals. Despite being scolded by the state’s high court, the...

Titans sit linebacker Rashaan Evans, Bengals sit WR Morgan

Jan. 22, 2022 15:30 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have scratched linebacker Rashaan Evans for their AFC divisional game after he started 11 of 12 games this season. Evans was not on the injury report all week. The Titans also scratched defensive lineman Teair Tart, while...

Top-seeded Titans face Bengals in AFC divisional playoff

Jan. 21, 2022 16:06 PM EST

CINCINNATI (11-7) at TENNESSEE (12-5) Saturday, 4:30 p.m. ET, CBS BETTING LINE: Titans by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 10-7; Titans 10-7. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 40-35-1. LAST...

Top-seeded Titans eager to start playoff run with Bengals

Jan. 21, 2022 16:04 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have survived using more players than any NFL team in a non-strike season and still earned the AFC's No. 1 seed. They're as rested and healthy as they've been all season, and now they have back Derrick Henry, the NFL's top rusher in...