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NFL playoff picture taking shape after Week 12

NFL playoff picture taking shape after Week 12

profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 25, 2012
With 12 weeks down and five to go in the NFL season, the playoff race is taking shape. The Bears’ win and the Packers’ loss changed the top of the NFC North, while the Bengals’ win and the Steelers’ loss tightened the battle for the final AFC wild
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  • Fifth quarter: Bengals 34, Raiders 10

    Fifth quarter: Bengals 34, Raiders 10

    Joe Reedy offers his post-game analysis of the Bengals' thumping of Oakland on Sunday.
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  • Reedy's Four Downs Revisited

    Reedy's Four Downs Revisited

    cincinnati.com Nov 25, 2012
    Joe Reedy revisits his pre-game keys to a Bengals' win against the Raiders following Sunday's 34-10 win at Paul Brown Stadium.
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  • Reedy's quarter-by-quarter analysis

    Reedy's quarter-by-quarter analysis

    cincinnati.com Nov 25, 2012
    Joe Reedy offers the key play, key stat and notes about each quarter of the Bengals' 34-10 win against the Raiders at Paul Brown Stadium.
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  • Welcome mat: Geno Atkins The Bengals defense just didn't welco……

    Welcome mat: Geno Atkins The Bengals defense just didn't welco…

    bengals.com Nov 25, 2012
    Geno Atkins The Bengals defense just didn't welcome back Carson Palmer to Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday. It used him as the welcome mat in its A-tkins to Z-immer complete 34-10 victory over the Raid...
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  • Don Banks: Kaepernick choice looks great after 49ers beat Saint…

    Don Banks: Kaepernick choice looks great after 49ers beat Saints; more Snaps

    CNNSI.com Nov 25, 2012
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 12 heavy on impressive road wins...
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  • Raiders-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    Raiders-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    bengals.com Nov 25, 2012
    VS. POSTGAME QUOTESNOVEMBER 25, 2012 BENGALS COACH MARVIN LEWIS Opening statement:“I think the best part of today was the ability to run the football; it paid dividends. The defense did ...
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  • Bengals rally to Whitworth; Runs coming up roses

    Bengals rally to Whitworth; Runs coming up roses

    bengals.com Nov 25, 2012
    On a day the Bengals defense got to their old franchise quarterback with four sacks and an estimated 13 hits, the leader of the Bengals offense got himself ejected trying to protect the current fr...
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  • Liquid Menace Stalks Official: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    Liquid Menace Stalks Official: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 25, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from official Buddy Of The West Horton narrowly escaping certain death to Indianapolis cheerleaders remaining Chuckstrong. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »
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  • Dalton outduels Palmer, tosses 3 TDs in rout

    Dalton outduels Palmer, tosses 3 TDs in rout

    ESPN.com Nov 25, 2012
    Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes and the Cincinnati Bengals showed their former franchise quarterback that they've moved on without him, beating Carson Palmer and the Oakland Raiders 34-10 on Sunday.
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  • Inadvertent whistle sparks trio of ejections in Cincinnati

    Inadvertent whistle sparks trio of ejections in Cincinnati

    profootballtalk.com Nov 25, 2012
    The outcome isn’t in doubt in Cincinnati, but the game is still interesting. One play after a turnover by the Bengals was wiped out by an inadvertent whistle, a brawl broke out with three players being ejected.  Given the shoe were Bengals offensive li
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  • NFL Week 12 review: John Clayton's Last Call

    NFL Week 12 review: John Clayton's Last Call

    ESPN.com Nov 25, 2012
    With young talent and shrewd moves, the Bengals are getting it right, writes John Clayton.
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  • Bengals rolling early

    Bengals rolling early

    profootballtalk.com Nov 25, 2012
    They’ve sacked Carson Palmer twice.  More importantly, they’ve now scored two touchdowns. The Bengals lead the Raiders 14-0 in the first quarter. The first came from running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis, capping a five-play, 58-yard drive.  The second
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  • NFL Insider: Raiders safety showing he wasn't just a reach

    NFL Insider: Raiders safety showing he wasn't just a reach

    cincinnati.com Nov 25, 2012
    For the first time since he was at Highlands High School, Mike Mitchell gets to play a game at Paul Brown Stadium as the Raiders face the Bengals today.
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  • Bengals roll out rude welcome

    Bengals roll out rude welcome

    bengals.com Nov 25, 2012
    The Carson Palmer Reunion bash Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium against the Raiders had a couple of different entrances and exits before 56,503 that saw Palmer get lit up by a day-long Bengals pass ru...
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  • Jones active, Hawkins and Binns out as Bengals WRs jockey

    Jones active, Hawkins and Binns out as Bengals WRs jockey

    bengals.com Nov 25, 2012
    Wide receiver Andrew Hawkins (knee) was inactive for the second straight game Sunday, but rookie wide receiver Marvin Jones was active for the first time since he sprained his knee Oct. 21 against ...
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  • Bengals' inactives: Reggie Nelson returns

    Bengals' inactives: Reggie Nelson returns

    ESPN.com Nov 25, 2012
    Bengals safety Reggie Nelson is back in the starting lineup after missing the past two games with a hamstring injury. He was probable for Sunday's game against the Raiders. Wide receiver Andrew Hawkins is out for his second straight game with a knee inj…
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Bengals Recap 02:13

    Sunday Blitz: Raiders-Bengals Recap

    Nov 25
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Bengals' 34-10 win over the Raiders
  • Video - Bengals Trounce Raiders In Palmer's Homecoming 00:31

    Bengals Trounce Raiders In Palmer's Homecoming

    Nov 25
    Andy Dalton connected with Mohamed Sanu for two touchdowns in the Bengals' 34-10 win over the Raiders.
  • Video - Oakland Raiders vs. Cincinnati Bengals highlights 03:53

    Oakland Raiders vs. Cincinnati Bengals highlights

    Nov 25
    The Cincinnati Bengals dismantled the Oakland Raiders 34-10, behind three touchdown passes from quarterback Andy Dalton.
  • Video - Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer sacked up 01:40

    Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer sacked up

    Nov 25
    Oakland Raiders QB Carson Palmer took his fair share of hard hits and sacks in his Week 12 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.

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  • Don Banks: Kaepernick choice looks great after 49ers beat Saints; more Sna…

    Nov 25
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 12 heavy on impressive road wins...
  • NFL Week 12 review: John Clayton's Last Call

    Nov 25
    With young talent and shrewd moves, the Bengals are getting it right, writes John Clayton.