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Battling injuries, Bengals looking for much-needed win vs. Ravens

During the first three weeks of the season, the Cincinnati Bengals were one of the best teams in the NFL. Now, they are on a crash course. Again. You can count on a slide by the Bengals like death and taxes. The downfall usually comes at the end of the season when Cincinnati goes one and done in the playoffs. This year's plummet is coming early. Every team has injuries, but in Cincinnati's case, the team's top playmakers have been involved. The team's No. 1 receiver, A.J. Green, has missed the last two games with a toe injury. The team's top linebacker, Vontaze Burfict, has missed two entire games with a concussion, and parts of two others with a neck injury. ...