First 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.
The Carolina Panthers were able to get off their slide with a comeback victory over the Chicago Bears in week five, but now they may face an even bigger test. A trip to Cincinnati awaits the Panthers and they will be facing a very unhappy Bengals’ squad.
Andy Benoit of SI/MMQB did a recent film breakdown of the Panthers win over the Lions and he joined the guys to discuss his takeaway about the positives and negatives that stood out including the Panthers secondary.
It’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.
Because we think that extra million is just one too many.
The primary focal point of pretty much every football team is the quarterback. Some teams have an elite quarterback they want to keep around for as long as possible. They are set at the position, and they don’t worry about anything other than injury or retirement. Then, there are the teams that know they have a problem under center. Their quarterback won’t cut it, but they have to wait to get the opportunity to improve.
Here are the top 12 most hilarious reactions to Andy Dalton’s contract on Twitter.
Being the sixth and final seed in the NFL playoffs usually means you’re a sizable underdog. When it comes to the San Diego Chargers, that holds true a second weekend straight.
Make it 24 straight years since the Cincinnati Bengals have won a playoff game, and their loss to the underdog San Diego Chargers marked a disappointing end to yet another successful season. There was a lot of hope and promise, but now the focus is on who will stay and who will go.
Bleacher Report NFL Writer Michael Schottey Talks Wild Card Weekend And Previews Panthers, 49ers Game.
Lead NFL Bleacher Report writer Michael Schottey recaps wild card weekend. Should the Bengals move on from Andy Dalton and Marvin Lewis? Also a preview of this weekends Panthers, 49ers game.