Andy Dalton

AFC Wild Card Preview and Prediction: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Houston Texans

Texans and Bengals meet in the playoffs for the second straight season
<p> AFC Wild Card Preview and Prediction: Cincinnati Bengals vs. Houston Texans</p>

The Cincinnati Bengals and Houston Texans will face off in the postseason for the second straight season when they get together on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC. The Bengals (10-6) enter this game having won three in a row and seven of their last eight, while the AFC South champion Texans (12-4), stumbled late, dropping three of their last four games. Houston defeated Cincinnati 31-10 in last season’s Wild Card round, earning the Texans their first playoff victory in franchise history.

Fantasy Starts for Week 3: Andy Dalton, BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Dennis Pitta

Must start players for Week 3
<p> Must start players for Week 3</p>

There are a few key fantasy football players that look to earn big fantasy points in Week 3. Here are three players that are must starts.

Andy Dalton, Cincinnati Bengals QB vs. Washington Redskins

Andy Dalton, QB

Houston Texans Football Gets First Playoff Win Behind Arian Foster and J.J. Watt

J.J. Watt and T.J. Yates get Houston their first playoff win in team history
<p> J.J. Watt and T.J. Yates get Houston their first playoff win in team history</p>

The Houston Texans have had a year of football firsts. After locking up their first division title and their first playoff birth in team history, they just added first playoff win to this year's resume after beating the Cincinnati Bengals 31-10.

J.J. Watt Makes Amazing Interception Against Bengals for the Houston Texans (Video)

The rookie defensive lineman makes a game-changing play at the end of the first half of Texans first playoff game
<p> The rookie defensive lineman makes a game-changing play at the end of the first half of Texans first playoff game</p>

J.J. Watt wasn't a household name before the Houston Texans' first playoff game against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Cincinnati Bengals a sleeper for a deep AFC playoff run?

The Bengals could be the team that sneaks into the AFC Championship game
<p> The Bengals could be the team that sneaks into the AFC Championship game</p>

This year’s version of the NFL playoffs start with two teams on the downslide, but the winner has a legitimate shot to make a quick turnaround and at least reach the AFC Championship Game.

NFL Picks: Every Game, Week 13

A look at every NFL game for Week 13, with the consensus pick of Athlon Sports' editors.
<p> A look at every NFL game for Week 13 — including the Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers, Atlanta Falcons at Houston Texans, Green Bay Packers at New York Giants and Detroit Lions at New Orleans Saints — with the consensus pick of Athlon Sports' editors.</p>

A quick preview of every game on the NFL schedule for Week 13, along with the consensus picks of Athlon Sports editors Mitchell Light, Rob Doster, Nathan Rush, Patrick Snow and Steven Lassan:

Playoff Chances Look Slim For Cincinnati Bengals

The AFC North is proving to be the best division in the NFL; just ask the Cincinnati Bengals

by Josh Kipnis

The Cincinnati Bengals have come a long way since the fallout of Carson Palmer and Chad Ochocinco a year ago.  Rookies Andy Dalton and A.J. Green will surely be the future faces of this organization, but it seems they lack the firepower needed to make a final push towards the playoffs.

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