The Bengals-Saints game in Cincinnati will be blacked out on local television because the game is not a sellout.
The game will not be televised in Cincinnati, Dayton and Lexington, Ky. The sellout deadline was at 1 p.m. Thursday.
The Bengals-Bills Week 11 game at Paul Brown Stadium was also blacked out, ending a streak of 57 regular-season and postseason sellouts. Their last blackout before that game was Nov. 9, 2003.
The Bengals, the defending AFC North champs, are 2-9 and have lost eight consecutive games.