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Cincinnati Bengals Select Notre Dame Tight End Tyler Eifert in the First Round of the 2013 NFL Draft
April 25th, 2013 at 10:48 PM
The third AFC North team to make a selection in the 2013 NFL Draft was the Cincinnati Bengals. With the 21stselection in this process, the Bengals selected Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert.***PHOTO1***Eifert is rated as the top tight end by many draft services and at 6-5, 250-pounds, has the...

Former Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker James Harrison Inks a Two-Year Contract with the Cincinnati Bengals
April 19th, 2013 at 9:18 PM
For a week, rumors have been floating around that former Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison was going to sign a contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Today, that rumor became reality. In the process, it means Harrison will get two primetime shots against his former team.***PHOTO1***According to NFL.com, Harrison and...

Pittsburgh Steelers Reportedly Ink Quarterback Bruce Gradkowski to a Three-Year Contract; Release Guard Willie Colon
March 13th, 2013 at 1:03 PM
One day after re-signing three of their own, the Pittsburgh Steelers ventured outside the organization to sign former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Bruce Gradkowski.  According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the two sides reached a three-year agreement (financial terms undisclosed).***PHOTO1***For Gradkowski, originally a sixth round pick of the  Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Cincinnati Bengals Clinch a Playoff Spot After Defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers 13-10
December 24th, 2012 at 12:44 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their playoff chances disappear after dropping this critical AFC North match-up to the Cincinnati Bengals. The young Bengals team took advantage of two Ben Roethlisberger interceptions and pulled out a 13-10 victory.***PHOTO1***This emotional and physical match-up saw a defense step up and tally the first score...

Pittsburgh Steelers Look to Bounce Back This Week Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 22nd, 2012 at 8:43 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming off two disappointing losses against the San Diego Chargers and Dallas Cowboys. Now, they must bring all hands on deck, in this must-win match-up against their division rival Cincinnati Bengals.***PHOTO1***The Steelers have failed to get their rushing attack in gear this past two weeks, managing...

Pittsburgh Steelers Will Not Have Ike Taylor Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
December 18th, 2012 at 10:17 PM
There is no question that the lack of depth at cornerback has hurt the Pittsburgh Steelers in these past two contests, especially against the Dallas Cowboys where the finished the game with only two healthy cornerbacks available. While there is hope that they will be in better shape this week...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Emmanuel Sanders Fined $50,000 by NFL for Faking Injury Against the Cincinnati Bengals
November 9th, 2012 at 7:38 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders opened this week knowing that he would likely see an increased role Monday night against Kansas City Chiefs with wide receiver Antonio Brown injured and doubtful for the game. Of Friday, he ended the week by receiving some bad news in a letter from...

Pittsburgh Steelers Secure an Important AFC North Victory by Defeating the Cincinnati Bengals 24-17
October 22nd, 2012 at 12:02 AM
The Pittsburgh Steelers went into Sunday night without a road victory since 2011. That all changed against Cincinnati Bengals as the returned to Steelers football on their way to a 24-17 victory in a must-win AFC North game.***PHOTO1***To secure the victory, the Steelers (3-3) returned to their smashmouth ways. Running...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals Tied 14-14 at Halftime
October 21st, 2012 at 9:59 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals head to halftime of their AFC North match-up tied 14-14.***PHOTO1***The Steelers opened the game with a tremendous kick return from rookie Chris Rainey and did not let it go to waste. While they did not punch in a touchdown, they were able to manufacture...

Pittsburgh Steelers Make Troy Polamalu, Marcus Gilbert, Maurkice Pouncey, Isaac Redman and Rashard Mendenhall Inactive
October 21st, 2012 at 8:21 PM
As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers will be without five starters against the Cincinnati Bengals when the two teams kickoff within the hour. In all, running backs Isaac Redman (Knee) and Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles), center Maurkice Pouncey (Knee), tackle Marcus Gilbert (Foot), linebacker Chris Carter (Hamstring), safety Troy Polamalu (Calf), and...

Battered Pittburgh Steelers Facing a Must-Win Proposition Against the Cincinnati Bengals
October 20th, 2012 at 10:06 PM
When the battered Pittsburgh Steelers line-up to face the Cincinnati Bengals, they will play the game with some important players on the sideline. Going into Sunday night, starters Troy Polamalu (calf), Marcus Gilbert (foot), Rashard Mendenhall (Achilles) and Isaac Redman (knee) will be on the sideline, with starting center Maurkice...

Pittsburgh Steelers Receive Good News and a Scare Thursday at Practice
October 18th, 2012 at 10:36 PM
Just when the Pittsburgh Steelers finally received some good news along the injury front, the team received a scare when their franchise quarterback had to leave practice early after rolling his ankle. To make things worse, it is the same ankle he damaged in 2011.***PHOTO1***Of course, this is Ben Roethlisberger...

Pittsburgh Steelers Will Be Without Two Starters, Maybe More, Against the Cincinnati Bengals
October 17th, 2012 at 8:52 PM
One of the biggest questions facing the Pittsburgh Steelers this week as they prepare for their AFC North battle against the Cincinnati Bengals, is who exactly will be available. Injury wise, the battered Steelers are in rough shape.***PHOTO1***The team has already announced they will be without at least two starters...

Pittsburgh Steelers May Have Linebacker LaMarr Woodley Back Against the Cincinnati Bengals
October 15th, 2012 at 10:38 PM
After a weekend of building frustrations, the Pittsburgh Steelers may finally have received some good news on the injury front. While they are not going to be very healthy heading into their Week 7 match-up against the Cincinnati Bengals, they are getting closer.***PHOTO1***After a workout today, it appears that linebacker...

2012 AFC North Tight End Breakdown and Preview
July 4th, 2012 at 12:28 PM
We have taken a look at several different positions in the AFC North throughout the last few weeks, this week we look at the tight end position. While the AFC North doesn’t have the stars like Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez they do have talent. Here is a list of...

Pittsburgh Steelers Sign Linebacker Brandon Johnson and Long Snapper Matt Katula
June 13th, 2012 at 9:09 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers mini-camp continued today, again without Mike Wallace who is not endearing himself to neither fans nor ownership with his holdout in protest of the RFA tender he was extended. While Coach Mike Tomlin and quarterback Ben Roethlisberger expect Wallace to sign his offer sheet and report sooner rather...

AFC North Draft Grades from the 2012 NFL Draft
May 5th, 2012 at 2:23 PM
The NFL Draft is one of the greatest events on the NFL calendar, when fans can cheer or sit in amazement at the players selected from the franchise (Seattle?). While teams internally never grade their drafts by anything other than on-field performance, for the media, it is a different animal. The...

NFL Draft 2012, AFC North First Round Grades
April 27th, 2012 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1***  The NFL Draft is one of the greatest events on the NFL calendar, when fans can cheer or sit in amazement at the players selected from the franchise (Seattle?). While teams internally never grade their drafts by anything other than on-field-performance, for the media, it is a different animal. The media...

NFL Draft 2012 – Division Rival Cincinnati Bengals Select Alabama CB Dre Kirkpatrick and Wisconsin OG Kevin Zeitler
April 26th, 2012 at 10:09 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals are finally on the clock with their first selection of the draft at pick 17. So far, in this action packed evening there have been some shockers, and with that some solid players falling. With their first selection in the round, the Bengals selected Alabama CB Dre...

Chicago Bears Tight End Kellen Davis Set to Visit the Pittsburgh Steelers
March 13th, 2012 at 9:25 PM
Sources around the NFL have reported that free agent TE Kellen Davis will visit the Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Cowboys and Cincinnati Bengals. as NFL free agency heads into it first evening. The 6-7, 267 pound tight end was a fifth-round selection of the Chicago Bears in 2008. Through his career, he has recorded 28 receptions for 300 yards and nine touchdowns and is a large target with strong hands and...