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Feasting early: Bengals (from l to r) Dan Skuta, Nate Clements,…

Feasting early: Bengals (from l to r) Dan Skuta, Nate Clements, C…

bengals.com Updated Nov 20, 2012
Bengals (from l to r) Dan Skuta, Nate Clements, Chris Lewis-Harris, Jeromy Miles, Taylor Mays, Daniel Herron, Emmanuel Lamur and Orson Charles pitch in at Freestore Foodbank on Tuesday. It came dow...
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  • Marvin Lewis says Dalton and Maualuga have stepped up

    Marvin Lewis says Dalton and Maualuga have stepped up

    profootballtalk.com Nov 20, 2012
    Last month, Bengals coach Marvin Lewis called out quarterback Andy Dalton and linebacker Rey Maualuga, telling them to step up and be vocal leaders of their respective units. Lewis says they’ve responded well to the challenge. “It’s been great,” L
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  • First look at Bengals-Raiders

    First look at Bengals-Raiders

    cincinnati.com Nov 20, 2012
    Joe Reedy previews the Bengals' Week 12 battle with Carson Palmer and the Raiders at Paul Brown Stadium.
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  • BJGE joins Anderson's initial list

    BJGE joins Anderson's initial list

    bengals.com Nov 20, 2012
    BenJarvus Green-Ellis The Bengals were trying to get running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis 100 yards Sunday in Kansas City and why not get the Law Firm some extra clients? No other stat in any era mea...
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  • Marvin Lewis is the guest on Tuesday’s PFT on NBC Sports Networ…

    Marvin Lewis is the guest on Tuesday’s PFT on NBC Sports Network

    profootballtalk.com Nov 20, 2012
    The Bengals got back to .500 with Sunday’s easy win over the Chiefs, a second straight win that lifted them back into the chase for a playoff spot. Coach Marvin Lewis will tell us what he thinks about that change of fortune when he joins Pro Football Ta
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  • Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 11

    Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 11

    CNNSI.com Nov 20, 2012
    The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
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  • Blogger Blitz: Fans should cheer Palmer

    Blogger Blitz: Fans should cheer Palmer

    ESPN.com Nov 20, 2012
    Former Bengals quarterback Carson Palmer probably knows he'll hear boos when he steps foot in Paul Brown Stadium Sunday, his first trip there since demanding a trade from the team. But click on the video above to hear why Bengals fans should cheer the R…
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  • Don Banks: 12 must-wins for playoff bubble teams

    Don Banks: 12 must-wins for playoff bubble teams

    CNNSI.com Nov 20, 2012
    For the turnaround Saints, every game from now on is critical. But they're not alone on the bubble. Don Banks breaks down the biggest games left that could impact the playoff field.
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  • Missouri Man Shoots Guy In The Face With A Shotgun While Watchi…

    Missouri Man Shoots Guy In The Face With A Shotgun While Watching Chiefs Game

    deadspin.com Nov 20, 2012
    Ronald L. Hall, a 65-year-old man from Lee's Summit, Mo., has been charged with assault and criminal action after allegedly shooting one of his son's friends during Sunday's Chiefs-Bengals game. According to NBC's Kansas City affiliate, Hall and the vic…
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  • AFC North Game Balls: Week 11

    AFC North Game Balls: Week 11

    ESPN.com Nov 20, 2012
    We're handing out game balls after Week 11 and this is who's getting them: OFFENSE: Andy Dalton, Bengals. You could easily have given a game ball to two other Cincinnati players, A.J. Green or BenJarvus Green-Ellis. But Dalton was the bigger factor in t…
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  • Green-Ellis up for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week

    Green-Ellis up for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week

    bengals.com Nov 20, 2012
      VOTE HERE: Green-Ellis for FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week   Green-Ellis Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis has been recognized by the NFL for his efforts in last Sunday's 28-6 ...
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  • I Suck at Football, Week 11: Boxes

    I Suck at Football, Week 11: Boxes

    grantland.com Nov 20, 2012
    The Bengals beat the Chiefs 28-6 on Sunday. That's two in a row. E-mail from my dad, Sunday evening: "You have altered Bengals reality." No further me...
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  • Video - Preview: Oakland Raiders vs. Cincinnati Bengals 01:58

    Preview: Oakland Raiders vs. Cincinnati Bengals

    Nov 20
    NFL Films previews the Week 12 matchup between the Oakland Raiders and the Cincinnati Bengals.
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Dalton vs. Palmer 01:20

    Blogger Blitz: Dalton vs. Palmer

    Nov 20
    AFC North blogger Jamison Hensley thinks Bengals fans should cheer when Carson Palmer takes the field on Sunday
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: Frustrations Mounting In Oakland 01:19

    Blogger Blitz: Frustrations Mounting In Oakland

    Nov 20
    AFC West blogger Bill Williamson talks about the questions being asked as the Raiders prepare to face their former head coach in Cincinnati
  • Video - Evolution of the Bengals colors 01:39

    Evolution of the Bengals colors

    Nov 20
    The Cincinnati Bengals' black and orange are a sense of pride for the team. See the evolution of their uniforms.

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry J. Byrne: Inside the numbers: Week 11

    Nov 20
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans have plenty to be thankful for this year: namely, they're thankful that rookie head coach Greg Schiano has instantly ignited a fire under a team that gutlessly quit on coach Raheem Morris in 2011.
  • Jim Trotter: Awards Watch: Week 11

    Nov 20
    The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
  • Don Banks: Now it gets real: Biggest games left that could shake up playof…

    Nov 20
    With the bye weeks over and the three-game pigskin feast that is Thanksgiving just a couple of days away from kickoff, watching the pieces fall into place with the 96 games that remain in the NFL's regular season traditionally makes this the best time o…
  • Peter King: Harbaugh takes wrong route in fueling 49ers' QB controversy; m…

    Nov 20
    Before we get started on another very serious day of football coverage, I bring you the back page of today's New York Post.