Steelers Hope Roethlisberger, Brown Can Play Against BroncosThe Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping injured stars Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown will play Sunday against Denver in the divisional round of the playoffs.
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.
Focus On Running Backs In Broncos-Bengals Monday MatchupWhen Andy Dalton is on the sideline Monday night, he'll make sure to steal a few glances at the field to check out his counterpart. Who doesn't want to watch Peyton Manning do his thing in prime time?
Moore: Peyton's Block Showed 'Heart, Toughness'He hasn't done it often in his career, but on Sunday Peyton Manning threw a block for his running back. Teammate Rahim Moore was amused on the sidelines.
Broncos' Playoff Prep Continues In CincinnatiThe Broncos need another win to secure a first-round bye -- and perchance a shot, though narrow, at home-field advantage.
Thursday Night Fantasy Starters: Brian Hoyer, Jeremy Hill And A.J. GreenAt the start of the season, a Cleveland-Cincinnati battle as a Thursday Night primetime game did not appear to be an ideal television choice.