Cincinnati Bengals' playoff victories have been rare

...four games dropped the Texans to the third seed. It has them in the exact same spot as a year ago, hosting the Cincinnati Bengals in a wild-card playoff game Saturday.The Texans wasted little time this week lamenting their missed opportunities...

Falcons to have HBO role

...miked," Smith said. "This show is about the Cincinnati Bengals."Smith said he was an assistant with Baltimore...said. "Look, we're covering the making of the Cincinnati Bengals, so if there's a lot of interaction with the...

Bengals' Bernard impressive in win over Steelers

...scored his first two NFL touchdowns, one of them on a short pass that he turned into a 27-yard score, and the Cincinnati Bengals beat Pittsburgh 20-10 on Monday night, extending the Steelers' early-season misery.The second-round draft...

Hearst goes to Cincinnati Bengals

...Hearst, the running back drafted third overall in 1993 by Phoenix but waived Tuesday, was claimed Wednesday by the Cincinnati Bengals. Hearst gained 1,070 yards last season, and will serve as insurance for 1995 No. 1 overall pick Ki-Jana Carter...

Bengals pull away from Eagles

...One Pennsylvania team down, one to go for the Cincinnati Bengals.Andy Dalton threw one touchdown pass and ran for...opportunistic defense forced five turnovers and the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Philadelphia Eagles 34-13 Thursday night...

Dallas Cowboys win day after player is killed in wreck

...it.Dan Bailey kicked a 40-yard field goal as time ran out, sending the Cowboys to a 20-19 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals that ended a tough afternoon with a little bit of relief and their playoff chances enhanced.Didn't last long...

Palmer's status unclear with season approaching

CINCINNATI - Bengals coach Marvin Lewis declined to say Sunday whether Carson Palmer will play in Cincinnati's next preseason game, leaving the quarterback's...

Bengals sign draft choice Mann

CINCINNATI -- The Cincinnati Bengals signed fifth-round draft choice Maurice Mann to a three-year contract Wednesday. Terms weren't disclosed. Mann, a wide...

Falcons notebook

FLOWERY BRANCH - The sad-sack Cincinnati Bengals had hoped Derrick Brooks would be a half-step slow when Tampa Bay visited Cincinnati last week. The best linebacker on a unit...

Coslet quits as coach of Bengals

CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Bengals coach Bruce Coslet quit Monday, a day after his team lost its third game in a row and second straight without scoring a point...