CBS Sports' Bill Cowher: "Extreme Sense Of Urgency" For Ravens To Win Thursday NightFormer Pittsburgh Steelers head coach and CBS Sports analyst Bill Cowher knows everything there is to know about football, and that's why he was the perfect person to speak to about some huge match-ups in week four.
Team Grades: Dismal Raiders Effort Leads To Bengals Blowout in Week 1It was a sight all too familiar to Raider Nation, as another season of NFL football kicked off with lots of excitement, but quickly fizzled with a dismal performance by the Oakland Raiders. The end result was a 20-point drumming at the hands of the Cincinnati Bengals, 33-13, who went into the Black Hole and dominated in every facet of the game.
NFL Injury Report: Raiders Healthier Than Bengals In Week 1 ShowdownA total of 13 players comprise the Oakland Raiders and the Cincinnati Bengals' 2015 NFL Week 1 injury reports. Following Friday’s practice, Jack Del Rio and Marvin Lewis revealed the extend of those injuries and the game statuses for Sunday's opener from the East Bay.
Raiders Start Jack Del Rio Era As Underdogs Against BengalsThe Jack Del Rio era will soon get underway for the Oakland Raiders, and there will be no feel-out process to kickoff the 2015 NFL season.
Player Style Files: Cincinnati Bengal Devon Still's Story Much More Than FootballThe Bengals' defensive lineman opens up on his sneaker collection as well has how life was put into perspective when his daughter was diagnosed with cancer.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Luck Gets Another Shot At BradyAndrew Luck will need to break a winless streak against Tom Brady to earn his first Super Bowl appearance.
Injury Report: Green's Status Key To Bengals' Chances On Sunday Against ColtsArguably the Cincinnati Bengals' best player, wide receiver A.J. Green is iffy for Sunday's playoff game in Indianapolis against the Colts. He didn't practice on Friday and hasn't cleared the league's concussion protocol after suffering the injury in Week 17 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. If Green can't go, the pressure might double for the Bengals to win their first postseason contest since 1990.
Injury Report: Colts Face Bengals Without Shipley, ThorntonThe Indianapolis Colts will face the Cincinnati Bengals in the wild card week of the 2014 NFL Playoffs without A.Q. Shipley and Hugh Thornton on the offensive line.
Daily Madden: Cowboys Look Best Of This Weekend's Bunch
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.
Daily Madden: Home Field Is Nice, But Not A 'W'
Should The Raiders Play For The No. 1 Pick In The Draft?Right now, the Oakland Raiders are 1-10, and if the season ended today, they'd get the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. There's not a clear-cut stud or even a lot of depth at the top of the draft next year, so the Silver & Black need to be very smart about their next draft.