Found December 23, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
The Pittsburgh Steelers game Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals is a must-win game if the playoffs are to be in their future. There is no room for error as the Steelers have put themselves in this position thanks to four loses in the last five games. It is hard to believe that the AFC North crown is still also within their reach should they win and the Baltimore Ravens lose, but that can't be the focus. The playoffs have already begun and they must play like it on Sunday at home against a Bengals team that would like nothing better than to be the one to deliver the death punch. Below are 7 things Read more [...]

The Steelers have to win this Division Match-up. Week 16 Preview.

The Steelers have to beat the Bengals this week if they want to keep their playoff hopes alive. The season is coming to a close and I'm sitting at 142-82.  That's over .600 but I can do better.   Here's a look at week 16 Atlanta at Detroit - The Falcons destroyed the Giants last week and silenced a few critics that say they can't win the big game...

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Just like Terry Bradshaw did 40 years ago Sunday, Ben Roethlisberger threw a pass that will be remembered for a while in Pittsburgh. This one didn’t turn out quite as well for the Pittsburgh Steelers, whose playoff hopes ended Sunday in a 13-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. The only thing immaculate about Roethlisberger’s pass to Mike Wallace was its proximity to the heavens...

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By Jeremy Hritz It’s all over now. Another Ben Roethlisberger interception, another loss, except this time, it put to bed any hope for postseason play. While the potential for the 2012 season was great, it never materialized, and the last gasp at manifesting a playoff berth fell a few yards short off of the toe of Shaun Suisham. The Cincinnati Bengals, led by Andy Dalton...

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The Pittsburgh Steelers still have one game remaining on their 2012 schedule against the Cleveland Browns, but for all practical purposes their season ended at Heinz Field on Sunday thanks to their 13-10 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. Kicker Josh Brown kicked a 43-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining to give the Bengals the win and a playoff birth. The kick came just two plays...

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The Pittsburgh Steelers are no longer in contention to make the playoffs following their 13-10 loss Sunday at Heinz Field to the Cincinnati Bengals but the play of the defense certainly wasn't the reason why they lost. The unit that struggled to get sacks and turnovers all season sacked Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton six times on Sunday and forced three turnovers. Second-year...

The Terrible Podcast – Steelers Bengals Game Recap & Talking End Of Season Episode

Season 3, Episode 59 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I get right after it as we talk about the Pittsburgh Steelers 13-10 loss at Heinz Field Sunday to the Cincinnati Bengals that effectively ended their season. There is a lot to talk about and we cover the offense, the defense, Ben Roethlisberger, Todd Haley, the play of the young cornerbacks plus much more...

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