Can Bengals Ride Back-Up McCarron To Long Awaited Playoff Win?The last time the Cincinnati Bengals won a playoff game, Bengals' quarterback A.J. McCarron was barely five months old when Sam Wyche and company vanquished the Houston Oilers 41-14 at Riverfront Stadium.
Broncos Will Face Andrew Luck & Colts After Indy’s 26-10 Victory Over BengalsPeyton Manning gets to face his former team and his successor after Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts beat Cincinnati in the wild-card round Sunday.
Bengals Need To Win Sunday To Shed "Playoff Losers" LabelThe Cincinnati Bengals haven't won an NFL playoff game since January 6, 1990. They beat the Houston Oilers—right there, that tells you it was a long time ago—by a 41-14 score in the wild-card round of the AFC playoffs. Since then, the Bengals have lost all five postseason contests they've played in. That needs to change this weekend.
Opponent Profile: Bengals Hot As Broncos Come To TownThe Bengals are hot off a blowout of the rival Browns last Sunday, just in time for the Broncos. It will be a massive Monday Night match-up when these two playoff hopefuls meet, as Cincinnati's postseason lives are on the line.
Broncos To Host San Diego After Chargers Upset BengalsThe San Diego Chargers (10-7) head to AFC top-seeded Denver (13-3), where they won 27-20 last month — the Broncos' only home loss this season.
Manning's 3 TDs Rally Broncos Over Bengals 31-23Peyton Manning overcame his two interceptions by throwing for three touchdown passes on Sunday, leading the Denver Broncos to a 31-23 victory over a Cincinnati Bengals team that can't find a way to top him.
Brandon Stokley Cringes A Bit At Miracle CatchCincinnati Bengals coach Marvin Lewis isn't the only one haunted by the "Immaculate Deflection." So is Brandon Stokley.