TNF Fantasy Starters: Browns Vs. Bengals - Who To Play, Who To PassThe Thursday Night Football crew heads to Cincinnati for an AFC North matchup between the Bengals and the Cleveland Browns.
NFL Network's Steve Mariucci: 'Browns Need To See What They Have In Manziel'On Thursday Night Football this week, NFL Network's Steve Mariucci believes the Cincinnati Bengals won't just beat the Cleveland Browns, but will go far while healthy.
Seahawks Need Big-Time Win Over Panthers To Reassert ThemselvesIn a game that they had all but won this past Sunday in Cincinnati, the Seahawks watched as Andy Dalton and the Bengals ran-off 20 unanswered points to escape with a 27-24 overtime victory.
Team Grades: Seahawks Let One Slip Away In CincinnatiAfter holding a sizable lead going into the fourth quarter, the Seattle Seahawks watched as Cincinnati ran-off 20 unanswered points to remain unbeaten in a 27-24 overtime victory. So much for winning a big game on the road.
Keidel: Staying On Top In The NFLThe Bengals want the kind of playoff success the Seahawks have enjoyed lately. This weekend's matchup will be a good test.
Opponent Profile: Seattle Hoping To Give Cincinnati That Losing FeelingThe Bengals, who have been a perennially strong regular-season team and then crashed in the AFC playoffs, have won in a variety of ways this season to hold a firm grip on first place in the AFC North.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Luck Gets Another Shot At BradyAndrew Luck will need to break a winless streak against Tom Brady to earn his first Super Bowl appearance.
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.
Colts Haven't Forgotten Last Meeting With BengalsThe Indianapolis Colts haven't forgotten their last meeting with the Cincinnati Bengals in week seven of the 2014 regular season, and look to capitalize on Bengals letdown.
Thursday Night Football Breakdown: Cleveland Browns At Cincinnati BengalsFirst place is on the line in the air tight AFC North as the Browns visit the Bengals on Thursday night. Considering the Browns are involved, that's hard to believe-remember, Cleveland hasn't posted more than five wins since 2007.
Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To DraftIt's a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don't mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that's a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.
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