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Who will it be?: Santa was good to me this year.  I got a Benga…

Who will it be?: Santa was good to me this year.  I got a Bengals…

whodeyfans.com Updated Dec 28, 2012
Santa was good to me this year.  I got a Bengals toaster, a new authentic Dalton jersey and a playoff berth.  It feels so good to be here.  Playoff bound, a good core group of guys and a team that finally looks to be on the up-and-up.  People will tal
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  • Bengals finagle final-game sellout

    Bengals finagle final-game sellout

    profootballtalk.com Dec 28, 2012
    The Cincinnati Bengals, whose fans became fickle even as the team powered its way to a franchise-first back-to-back playoff appearances in non-strike seasons, have managed to fill up Paul Brown Stadium for the last home game of 2012. The Bengals have an…
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  • Bengals declare sellout for Sunday

    Bengals declare sellout for Sunday

    cincinnati.com Dec 28, 2012
    This Bengals ticket office has declared a sellout for Sunday's game against Baltimore, meaning it will be televised locally.
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  • Bengals place Mike Nugent on IR

    Bengals place Mike Nugent on IR

    Bengals kicker Mike Nugent tried to practice Wednesday, but he apparently didn’t respond well. According to Joe Reedy of the Cincinnati Enquirer, the Bengals placed Nugent on injured reserve Friday. Nugent didn’t practice Thursday after giving it a sh
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  • Update: Bengals sell out; Nugent to IR; Lewis crossing fingers,…

    Update: Bengals sell out; Nugent to IR; Lewis crossing fingers, too; Cook ready for another run

    bengals.com Dec 28, 2012
    Kyle Cook Updated: 4:10 p.m. The Bengals secured their sixth sellout of the season Friday at Paul Brown Stadium to pave the way for Sunday's 1 p.m,. season finale against the AFC North champion Rav...
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  • Friday Forecast: Week 17 predictions

    Friday Forecast: Week 17 predictions

    ESPN.com Dec 28, 2012
    I haven't had a perfect week since Week 11. Time to end the regular season strong. Here are the guaranteed results ... Bengals 20, Ravens 13: The Bengals don't have anything to play for in terms of playoff seedings, but they still have a bad taste in th…
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  • Browns curse alive for Steelers, not Bengals

    Browns curse alive for Steelers, not Bengals

    ESPN.com Dec 28, 2012
    The Bengals were able to shake the Curse of the Browns. The Steelers, however, weren't so lucky. Losing to the Browns still means no playoffs for Pittsburgh, which committed eight turnovers in a 20-14 loss at Cleveland on Nov. 25. Since the Browns retur…
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  • Three division players on Clayton's All-Pro

    Three division players on Clayton's All-Pro

    ESPN.com Dec 28, 2012
    The three AFC North players who made John Clayton's All-Pro team are all deserving. The Browns' Joe Thomas is the best left tackle in the game. Bengals defensive tackle Geno Atkins is one of the league's top defensive players. And the Ravens' Jacoby Jon…
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  • Bengals kick it into stretch

    Bengals kick it into stretch

    bengals.com Dec 28, 2012
    Josh Brown The punter is a hometown hero who made the Christmas Eve and Day rounds to the family from Beechmont Avenue through the Cut in the Hill into Northern Kentucky. The kicker just arrived in...
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Baltimore Ravens vs. Cincinnati Bengals 03:57

    'Playbook': Baltimore Ravens vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    Dec 28
    Will the Cincinnati Bengals finish the season strong? Our experts explain why it might be difficult for the Bengals to win because Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has run all over them in the last four games.

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