Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/19/14
The Pittsburgh Steelers have never been worse than 6-2 going into the half way point of the season under Mike Tomlin.The best they can hope to be after this week’s Sunday night showdown vs. Cincinnati is 3-3.The Bengals are sitting at .500 but they have already fallen back in division play and can’t afford to lose at home.With the Ravens getting a chance to take control of the one seed in the conference these two teams will be playing to keep their wild card hopes alive. Bold Prediction No. 1:  Andy Dalton to A.J. Green Early and OftenThe Steelers' defense is old and hurt. They are nowhere near the fearsome defense that could hold down any team. So look for Cincinnati to try to exploit the defense with the most prolific quarterback-receiver duo in the league. Don’t be surprised to see Dalton try to hit Green for big gains in the first drive for the Bengals. Bold Prediction No. 2: BenJarvus Green-Ellis Will Have a Career DayEspecially if the Dalton-Green connection is running smoothl...
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