Can Bengals Ride Back-Up McCarron To Long Awaited Playoff Win?The last time the Cincinnati Bengals won a playoff game, Bengals' quarterback A.J. McCarron was barely five months old when Sam Wyche and company vanquished the Houston Oilers 41-14 at Riverfront Stadium.
Bengals Need To Win Sunday To Shed "Playoff Losers" LabelThe Cincinnati Bengals haven't won an NFL playoff game since January 6, 1990. They beat the Houston Oilers—right there, that tells you it was a long time ago—by a 41-14 score in the wild-card round of the AFC playoffs. Since then, the Bengals have lost all five postseason contests they've played in. That needs to change this weekend.
NFL Owners Tweak Rooney RuleThe NFL is looking to make the Rooney Rule more effective after eight available coaching jobs and seven for general managers did not go to a minority candidate.