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Sanders, Steelers fined $50,000 for faking injury

Sanders, Steelers fined $50,000 for faking injury

CNNSI.com ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 9, 2012
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The NFL has levied $50,000 in fines to the Pittsburgh Steelers and wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders for faking an injury during an Oct. 21 game in Cincinnati.
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  • Sims back, Muckelroy out for Bengals

    Sims back, Muckelroy out for Bengals

    After returning to practice last week, defensive tackle Pat Sims was placed back on the 53-man roster. To make room for Sims the team waived LB Roddrick Muckelroy.
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  • Nelson doubtful for Sunday vs. Giants

    Nelson doubtful for Sunday vs. Giants

    cincinnati.com Nov 9, 2012
    After being mostly injury free the past couple weeks, it looks as if the Bengals secondary will be undergoing some slight shuffling for Sunday's game against the Giants.
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  • The Opponent's View on Bengals-Giants

    The Opponent's View on Bengals-Giants

    cincinnati.com Nov 9, 2012
    Because it's New York and it's the defending Super Bowl champs, The Opponent's View has two looks on the Giants this week. Providing the views are Art Stapleton of The Record and Jenny Vrentas of the The Star Ledger in Newark.
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  • Hakeem Nicks probable, Chris Snee questionable for Sunday

    Hakeem Nicks probable, Chris Snee questionable for Sunday

    profootballtalk.com Nov 9, 2012
    The Giants released their injury report for Sunday’s game against the Bengals and the news is better than expected for a few players. Wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is probable after missing practice earlier this week with swelling in the knee that’s been
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  • Final Word: AFC North

    Final Word: AFC North

    ESPN.com Nov 9, 2012
    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 10: Clamping down on quarterbacks: The Steelers have been a nightmare for quarterbacks. Over the past three games, Pittsburgh has given up a total of 407 yards passing and has held each quarterback to fewer than 178 …
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  • 'You just have to go'

    'You just have to go'

    bengals.com Nov 9, 2012
    Michael Johnson That dog-eared it-all-starts-and-ends-up-front football cliché actually hardens into reality Sunday when the Bengals challenge the physical philosophy of the Giants (1 p.m.-WLW-AM 7...
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  • Wake-up: Weeden's future with the Browns

    Wake-up: Weeden's future with the Browns

    ESPN.com Nov 9, 2012
    It seems like there is a lot of talking going on in the division. Steelers rookie Alameda Ta'amu is apologizing. Bengals receiver A.J. Green is doing some mild trash-talking. And new Browns CEO Joe Banner is acknowledging publicly that the team has to d…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': New York Giants vs. Cincinnati Bengals 03:09

    'Playbook': New York Giants vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    Nov 9
    Why is New York Giants QB Eli Manning struggling? Our analysts try to break down Eli's struggles, while also explaining why Cincinnati Bengals QB Andy Dalton needs to improve his decision-making.
  • Video - Giants Field Pass: Sunday vs Bengals 02:35

    Giants Field Pass: Sunday vs Bengals

    Nov 9
    Ohm Youngmisuk previews Sunday's Giants-Bengals matchup in Cincinnati where Big Blue has never won in its history.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Players adjusting to good, bad of Thursday night schedule

    Nov 9
    If this were a typical season in the era of the NFL Network's Thursday night football package, the addition of the extra prime time game to the league's national TV schedule only would have started last night, with the arrival of Week 10. In its earlies…
  • Peter King: Bears-Texans showdown likely to turn on a big defensive play

    Nov 9
    The Texans bat passes down -- 25 of them this season. The Bears force fumbles -- 21 of them this year. You think a defense-fest can't be fun? Watch Sunday night when the Texans (7-1) travel to Soldier Field to face the similarly 7-1 Bears.
  • Clayton mailbag: Scramble for QBs costing coaches

    Nov 9
    The scramble for franchise quarterbacks is costing coaches their jobs, writes John Clayton.
  • The Mike Brown era ends in L.A., but the Week 10 picks must go on

    Nov 9
    A moment of silence for the ex-Lakers coach before getting to the Week 10 picks.