Team Grades: Bengals Late Meltdown Hands Game To Steelers 18-16The Cincinnati Bengals entered Wild Card weekend confident that they could get coach Marvin Lewis his first playoff win. Instead, Cincinnati squandered away a golden opportunity with an ill-timed fumble and inexcusable penalties, which enabled the Pittsburgh Steelers to steal a playoff win, 18-16, at Paul Brown Stadium.
Injury Report: Hall Good To Go, Dalton Unknown For Bengals - Steelers SlugfestFor the Cincinnati Bengals, it is about quality, not quantity, on their injury report. The Bengals list only a quartet of players as being injured this week, unfortunately one of them is their starting quarterback, Andy Dalton.
Can Bengals Ride Back-Up McCarron To Long Awaited Playoff Win?The last time the Cincinnati Bengals won a playoff game, Bengals' quarterback A.J. McCarron was barely five months old when Sam Wyche and company vanquished the Houston Oilers 41-14 at Riverfront Stadium.
Wild Card Weekend Sees Bengals Prepped For Round Three Against SteelersOn Saturday, January 9, the Cincinnati Bengals will host the Pittsburgh Steelers in wild card weekend after the two teams split the regular season series right down the middle in heated play.
Volin On Toucher & Rich: It's Still Too Early To Be Drafting Brady's SuccessorThe Patriots have met with all the top quarterback prospects in this year's draft, but Ben Volin of the Boston Globe doesn't think the team will draft Brady's replacement for another couple years.
Gresh & Zo: Is It Time To Look For Tom Brady's Successor?Eventually the Patriots will need to address the end of the Tom Brady era and transition into another . . . but is that process already underway?
A.J. McCarron Says He Wouldn't Mind Being Tom Brady's Backup 'For However Long'The issue of figuring out a succession plan for Tom Brady has led to a difficult debate in recent years, but we now have a volunteer.
Toucher & Rich: Fred Goes Off On ESPN For Musburger ApologyTrying to kill tome during a boring national title game between Alabama and Notre Dame play-by-play announcer Brent Musburger said the girlfriend of Alabama quarterback A J McCarron was "lovely lady" and "beautiful". For some reason the network felt the need to have to apologize for the comments and Fred went off on a great rant about what was wrong with the comments.