Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 11/5/14
1. The Bengals play the first game of the playoffs. What are thechances they get to play one next week, too?PAT MCMANAMON: Good. Very good. Houston is not all that. They've stumbled into the playoffs with a three-game losing streak. They have a rookie quarterback who might just feel the moment. At least he'll feel it more than Andy Dalton will. The Bengals rookie has been irrepressible all year and if he maintains the same attitude Saturday that hes shown for 16 games he should be fine. If the Bengals contain Houstons running game like they did in the regular season meeting, the Bengals should be in good shape and preparing for a trip to New England next weekend. ZAC JACKSON: Based on the last meeting between the teams, very good. The Bengals did everything but cover Kevin Walter on the final play. This time around they have to deal with a fired-up crowd, a power running game and the whole aura of the playoffs, but in a game where both teams have rookie quarterbacks the Bengals ha...
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