The Ravens are AFC North champs, and the Bengals are playoff-bound, too. Meanwhile, the Steelers are left to ponder a lost season.
A.J. Green caught 10 passes for 116 yards, including a 21-yarder to set up the game-winning field goal as the Bengals beat the Steelers.
The Bengals' success in the ground game will go a long way in determining whether they can beat Pittsburgh on Sunday.
Eric Edholm looks ahead to Week 16, which features some key divisional matchups that will have major playoff ramifications — including Seahawks vs. 49ers.
The Steelers placed OT Willie Colon on injured reserve. RB Rashard Mendenhall, who was reinstated from a one-game suspension, takes his roster spot.
The Steelers added CB Justin King to the active roster and placed CB DeMarcus Van Dyke on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.
The Cincinnati defense has slammed the door on opposing ground games in recent weeks.
The Ravens are in the playoffs, but they hardly look like contenders, and now they have to deal with the talented, desperate Giants.
Brandon Carr intercepted a pass from Ben Roethlisberger to set up Dan Bailey's 21-yard field goal in overtime, and the Cowboys beat the Steelers 27-24.
The Steelers are allowing fewer yards than any other team without an overpowering pass rush from a sacks perspective.
The Steelers suspended RB Rashard Mendenhall for one game for “conduct detrimental to the team.”
Steelers O-line coach Sean Kugler was named the head coach of UTEP on Monday.
It was a lost week for the AFC North's top playoff contenders, but the Browns sure enjoyed themselves.
Philip Rivers threw three touchdown passes, two to Danario Alexander, and the Chargers beat the Steelers 34-24 on Sunday.
It's difficult to gauge how far the Broncos' have come since early-season losses, but using each week to improve could carry them a long way.