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Cowboys' Ratliff (groin) out against Bengals

Cowboys' Ratliff (groin) out against Bengals

ESPN.com Updated Dec 7, 2012
Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Jay Ratliff will not play Sunday at Cincinnati, missing his third straight game because of a groin injury.
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  • Notes: Hot D vs. hot Dallas O; Adam's return trip; Double-digit…

    Notes: Hot D vs. hot Dallas O; Adam's return trip; Double-digit sackers; Dre out; Gresham probable

    bengals.com Dec 7, 2012
    Leon Hall Updated: 6:20 p.m. The red-hot Bengals defense gets the white-hot Cowboys offense Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 19) when the Bengals try to extend their winnin...
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  • Notes: Hot D vs. hot Dallas O; Adam's return trip;Double-digit …

    Notes: Hot D vs. hot Dallas O; Adam's return trip;Double-digit sackers; Dre out; Gresham probable

    bengals.com Dec 7, 2012
    Geno Atkins Updated: 6:20 p.m. The Bengals' red-hot defense gets the Cowboys' white-hot offense Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium (1 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 19) when they try to extend their winning s...
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  • Bengals' banged-up line makes no excuses

    Bengals' banged-up line makes no excuses

    ESPN.com Dec 7, 2012
    Kyle Cook, the Bengals' starting center, suffered a high-ankle sprain in the preseason and has yet to play one snap in the regular season. Left guard Travelle Wharton, the team's first free-agent signing, went down with a season-ending knee injury on th…
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  • Ravens know how to rebound

    Ravens know how to rebound

    ESPN.com Dec 7, 2012
    The Ravens can clinch the AFC North on Sunday if they win at the Redskins in addition to the Steelers and Bengals both losing at home. Baltimore missed its chance of earning a playoff berth last week when it lost to a third-string quarterback at home. B…
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  • Video - NFL Kickoff OT: Week 14 Predictions 06:32

    NFL Kickoff OT: Week 14 Predictions

    Dec 7
    NFL Live makes their predictions for Week 14's key matchups.
  • Video - Tools for Victory: Sack lunch for Bengals' D 01:56

    Tools for Victory: Sack lunch for Bengals' D

    Dec 7
    Why has the Cincinnati Bengals' defense been able to generate the most sacks in the NFL? Matt Millen explains the key to the front seven's success.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Dallas Cowboys vs. Cincinnati Bengals 04:31

    'Playbook': Dallas Cowboys vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    Dec 7
    Can the Dallas Cowboys get a solid pass rush against the Cincinnati Bengals? The "Playbook" group talks about how the Cowboys' defense can stop Jermaine Gresham and the Bengals' offense.
  • Video - The Boys 03:24

    The Boys

    Dec 7
    ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins breaks down the Cowboys' matchup against former teammate Terence Newman.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Griffin, 'Skins taking advantage of opponents' aggressive defe…

    Dec 7
    So I am fairly smitten with this option offense Washington is running, called by offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan and executed with precocious zeal by 22-year-old franchise quarterback Robert Griffin III. A big test comes Sunday at home against Balti…
  • The Sports Guy talks NBA leadership with Bill Russell, plus Week 14 picks

    Dec 7
    Thoughts on Bill Russell, Kobe Bryant, and the different paths to immortality.