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Up-and-down Chargers hold off Bengals for 41-22 victory

Dec. 05, 2021 17:02 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Herbert passed for three touchdowns and Tevaughn Campbell returned a Joe Mixon fumble 61 yards for a score, helping the Los Angeles Chargers hold off Joe Burrow and the Cincinnati Bengals for a 41-22 victory on Sunday. Herbert was 26 of 35 for...

Broncos hope to keep AFC West jumbled against Chiefs

Dec. 04, 2021 11:33 AM EST

The Broncos don't beat the Chiefs. Andy Reid almost never loses coming off a bye. The NFL flexed Denver at Kansas City with those facts staring directly at the league Well, yes. Sunday night's game, which replaces San Francisco at...

Bengals start critical December stretch against Chargers

Dec. 02, 2021 13:18 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — For the first time in years, the Cincinnati Bengals are positioned to make some noise in December. The Bengals (7-4), with offensive playmakers and a defense that coalesced in back-to-back blowout wins, find themselves in the thick of a wide-open AFC...

Soaring Bengals host Chargers with both vying for playoffs

Dec. 02, 2021 10:32 AM EST

LA CHARGERS (6-5) at CINCINNATI (7-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 3, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Chargers 5-6; Bengals 6-5. SERIES RECORD: Chargers lead 22-15. ...

Tomlin: time for Steelers to put up and shut up

Nov. 30, 2021 16:54 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Tomlin believes it's time for the Pittsburgh Steelers to put up and shut up. Emphasis on shut up. “Talking doesn't get it done,” Tomlin said Tuesday. Neither does laying an egg in Cincinnati,...

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...