| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:35 PM
PITTSBURGH The Cincinnati Bengals literally took one on the chin Sunday night at Pittsburgh, and so did their chances of earning a first-round bye in the playoffs.
The Steelers jumped the Bengals early and left them battered and bloodied while...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Steelers 30, Bengals 20: Antonio Brown caught a touchdown pass and ran back a punt for a score as Pittsburgh prevented visiting Cincinnati from moving up in the AFC playoff picture.
Ben Roethlisberger was 20-of-25 for 191 yards and a score and Leâ€™Veon...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 2:05 PM
CINCINNATI Wednesday night in Boston, Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers made his first return to the city where he coached for 10 seasons and helped the Celtics win an NBA championship.
Sunday night in Pittsburgh, Cincinnati Bengals linebacker...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:45 PM
NFL Football—Baltimore Ravens at Chicago Bears, Noon (CBS); Detroit Lions at Pittsburgh Steelers, Noon (FOX); Minnesota Vikings at Seattle Seahawks, 3:25 p.m. (FOX); Kansas City Chiefs at Denver Broncos, 7 p.m. (NBC)
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Marvin Lewis was the Ravens' defensive coordinator in 1996 when the franchise set its foundation with the drafting of offensive tackle Jonathan Ogden and middle linebacker Ray Lewis.
Year after year, he watched Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome and...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:46 PM
The logic was sound.
The Ravens were the defending Super Bowl champions and hadn't missed the playoffs since 2007. The Cincinnati Bengals made the playoffs in consecutive seasons and were poised to take the next step. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't had...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:59 AM
It was an extremely costly 22-20 overtime loss for the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night against the Miami Dolphins, and not only because of the outcome of the game.
Pro Bowl defensive tackle Geno Atkins, one of the most disruptive interior linemen...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Standing inside the Ravens' locker room, outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil broke into laughter at the suggestion that he's a relative bargain as a free agent signing.
"A bargain?" Dumervil said. "I just come out and play the game of football, which I...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Nobody at Halas Hall came out and directly questioned the design of the Bears' pass rush, a misnomer so far.
But if you listened closely the other day, you heard doubt.
"We've stunted our defensive linemen a lot on passing downs, where we didn't...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A little more than three months after they exchanged a terse handshake near midfield at M&T Bank Stadium, Ravens coach John Harbaugh and his Pittsburgh Steelers counterpart, Mike Tomlin, were together again in an entirely different setting.
At a posh...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Steelers 19, Jets 6
Strategy: In their second year under offensive coordinator Todd Haley, the Steelers remain a pass-oriented team. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took a few shots down the field, but more often he was throwing short, including 11...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:24 PM
The Ravens can do more than just beat the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. They can bury them for the remainder of the 2013 season.
The Steelers, one of the NFL's most storied franchises, breathed a sigh of relief by defeating the New York Jets, 19-6,...