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.
Colts Haven't Forgotten Last Meeting With BengalsThe Indianapolis Colts haven't forgotten their last meeting with the Cincinnati Bengals in week seven of the 2014 regular season, and look to capitalize on Bengals letdown.
CBS Sports' Dan Fouts Talks Houston Texans Vs. Indianapolis ColtsA late divisional battle could see the Indianapolis Colts take the AFC South crown with two games still left to go, but the Houston Texans are fighting for a playoff spot and still need the win badly. Dan Fouts of CBS Sports took the time to talk on the big AFC match-up and what it means to both teams.
Team Grades: Browns Defense Plays Well, But Come Up Just Short Against ColtsThe Cleveland Browns desperately needed a victory over the Indianapolis Colts to stay in the divisional race, but it wasn't meant to be. While the defense more than did their job, it was the offense that came up short when it was all over.
Brian Hoyer, Browns Blow Golden Opportunity In 25-24 Loss To ColtsWhen a defense forces 4 turnovers, scores 2 touchdowns, comes away with 3 sacks while holding an elite quarterback to a 45 percent completion percentage, it should equal a victory.
Andrew Luck Rallies Colts Over Browns 25-24Bottled up all afternoon by Cleveland's defense, Luck threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to T.Y. Hilton with 32 seconds left, rallying the Indianapolis Colts to a 25-24 win on Sunday over the Browns.
Browns' Luck Runs Out, Colts Rally For 25-24 WinCleveland's defense forced 4 turnovers and scored 2 touchdowns but Brian Hoyer and the Browns offense sputtered as the Colts erased a 21-7 deficit and rallied for a 25-24 win in the final minute Sunday afternoon at FirstEnergy Stadium.
Hoyer, Browns Hoping To Delay Colts CelebrationThe Colts are closing in on a division title and a third consecutive playoff appearance.
FOX Sports' Kevin Burkhardt Says "I Think It's Pretty Obvious the Team Wanted Hoyer To Start As Well"Kevin Burkhardt talks about the Browns' matchup with the Colts on Sunday, the team's attitude toward Brian Hoyer starting, Andrew Luck's talent and just how good this Colts offense is, the necessity to get the run game going with Terrance West and Isaiah Crowell...
Doug Dieken: "No Margin Of Error For The Browns, Right Now"Browns Radio Analyst Doug Dieken joined Baskin & Phelps Friday to break down the Browns vs Colts, the wise choice of Brian Hoyer over Johnny Manziel as starter, trying to slow down an explosive Indianapolis offense, Josh Gordon trying to re-acclimate himself in the offense, and more.
Herm Edwards Says "There's Only 32 Head Coaches, Whatever Decision They Make is Right; He Knows That Locker Room"Herm Edwards talks about the Browns' decision to go with Brian Hoyer over Johnny Manziel, again, why you can't just second guess a coach on a roster decision due to their ability to see more in practice, Josh Gordon's return and the effect it's had on the offense...
Albert Breer Says "I Think They Made the Decision on This Week and This Week, Alone", Manziel Will Start in Coming WeeksAlbert Breer talks about the "buzz" surrounding Johnny Manziel when he entered the game against the Bills, why the coaches could understandably downplay Manziel's play a bit, Brian Hoyer being named the starter and why it was the right decision for this week...
Kiley & Booms On Demand Rundown, 12/03Happen to miss the show this morning? If you did, well, don’t let it happen again. Here’s a taste of what was discussed.
Cato June, Former Colts LB: "Defenses Prefer Hoyer Because You Can Develop A Game-Plan To Defend Him; Manziel Is An Unknown"Cato June, former Colts LB compares this Colts team to the teams he was on and which QB he'd prefer to face if he was still playing.
Opponent Profile: Browns Need A Win Now, And The Colts Won't Just Lay DownThe Cleveland Browns really could have used a win against the Buffalo Bills when two other AFC North teams lost this past weekend, but it wasn't meant to be. Now, they've got to get a win in week 14 to keep pace for the playoffs, but facing the red hot Indianapolis Colts won't be an easy task even when they need it most.