On the one hand, there are only three out of 12 playoff spots still up for grabs heading into the final week of the regular season. On the other hand, there are so many possibilities in terms on a) who gets those three spots; and b) where teams fall in the seeding. Here are the playoff scenarios heading into Sunday:
Posts Tagged ‘Cincinnati Bengals’
Ben Roethlisberger is a game-time decision for the Steelers. Hopefully fantasy owners have a contingency plan ready.
Posted: Thursday, December 1st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Ahmad Bradshaw, Cedric Benson, Cincinnati Bengals, Hakeem Nicks, Mario Manningham, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants
Three key Giants missed practice Thursday, which could leave plenty of fantasy owners scrambling to find replacements during the final week of the fantasy regular season.
With the strength of the AFC residing in the North this season, it’s no surprise our Pro Bowl picks come predominantly from that division.
With Michael Vick out, Vince Young will start this week for the Eagles. But against an improving New York defense, it could have a wide-ranging impact on Philly’s fantasy value.
Michael Vick sits out practice, but the Eagles have yet to rule him out; A.J. Green is a game-time decision and Ahmad Bradshaw is taking baby steps back toward the field.
Bengals rookie QB Andy Dalton seems very underwhelmed over his “Red Rifle” moniker.
Posted: Thursday, October 20th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, A.J. Green, Andy Dalton, Carson Palmer, Cincinnati Bengals, Donovan McNabb, Ed Sabol, Gil Brandt, Jeff Darlington, Jordy Nelson, Kansas City Chiefs, LaMarr Woodley, NFL Films, Super Bowl
Ninety-four-year-old Ed Sabol became the oldest man ever inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame earlier this year. See how the founder of NFL Films changed the way we watch sports and earned the gratitude of generations of NFL stars when “A Football Life: Ed Sabol” premieres on NFL Network Thursday at 10 p.m. ET.
Posted: Wednesday, October 19th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: First and 10, Al Davis, Carson Palmer, Charles Davis, Christian Ponder, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Dave Dameshek, Donovan McNabb, Jimmy Graham, LeBron James, Leslie Frazier, Michael Lombardi, Mike Munchak, Minnesota Vikings, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Tennessee Titans, Terrell Owens
The Cincinnati Bengals’ trade of disgruntled quarterback Carson Palmer to the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday stands as one of the biggest draft-day deals in NFL history.
Michael Lombardi told “NFL Total Access” that Carson Palmer has been in direct contact with Bengals owner Mike Brown, but those phone calls “have proven to be fruitless.”
Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers, Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys, Eye in the Sky, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, New Orleans Saints, Philadelphia Eagles, Playbook, Sean Lee, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Washington Redskins
As we will highlight in our “Tale of the Tape” this week — the Giants versus the Bills — we take particular interest in if and how a defense can get to the quarterback.
Posted: Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 | Steve Wyche Tags: Cover Two Podcast, A.J. Green, Atlanta Falcons, Bucky Brooks, Carson Palmer, Cincinnati Bengals, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Julio Jones, Patrick Willis, San Francisco 49ers, Tim Tebow
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Patrick Willis joined this week’s Cover Two Podcast and said the team’s 4-1 start stems from a lack of individualism and an understanding that they’re far from a finished product.
Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Wes Welker, Andre Caldwell, Anquan Boldin, Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Davone Bess, Denver Broncos, Eric Decker, Jacksonville Jaguars, Miami Dolphins, Mike Thomas, New England Patriots
Going beyond the surface stats, Jason Smith says there are values to be found at the wide receiver position.
Despite Michael Vick being listed as questionable, he’s expected to play on Sunday.