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Monday Morning Quarterback
Extra Points: How the PAT Could Change by This Fall
Extra Points: How the PAT Could Change by This Fall
The 32 teams are near unanimous in believing the point after touchdown needs to change. Precisely how is another story. The details of a compromise that goes to vote in May. Plus why the Saints own the draft, and eight coaches on the spot
By Peter King
Open Field
Andy Dalton Still Hasn’t Earned His Stripes
Andy Dalton Still Hasn’t Earned His Stripes
It’s hard to pin the Bengals’ wild-card loss on their quarterback, but Dalton did little to win the game as his postseason record dropped to 0-4. As fans grow even more restless, coaches and teammates are quick to his defense
By Robert Klemko
Game Plan
Cincy’s Goal: ‘Exorcise the Elephant in the Room’
Cincy's Goal: 'Exorcise the Elephant in the Room'
Andy Dalton and the Bengals have played on three straight wild-card weekends, and lost every time. Opportunity No. 4 comes Sunday. A Cincinnati coach talks about all the pressure. Plus, another spotlight player and 10 more things to watch
By Peter King
One-Minute Drill
Bengals Playoff Preview
Bengals Playoff Preview
By Peter King
Game Plan
‘This is Not a Fluke’
‘This is Not a Fluke’
The Browns are 6-3 for the first time since being reborn in 1999. After Thursday night’s thrashing of the Bengals, it might be time to consider that Cleveland is for real. Plus, the Week 10 player in the spotlight and 10 things to watch for Sunday
By Peter King
Talking Football
‘I Am Going to be Here for a Long Time’
‘I Am Going to be Here for a Long Time’
Andy Dalton on his contract extension, the art of the quarterback sneak, searching for his first playoff win (and second and third), and the biggest difference now that Hue Jackson is the Bengals’ offensive coordinator
By Jenny Vrentas
Window Into the Weekend
About to Make History
Peyton Manning needs three scores to break Brett Favre’s career touchdown record, but what does that mean in the context of today’s NFL? Plus, why the Bengals-Colts matchup is a big test for Andy Dalton
By Peter King
Analytics
The Last to Lose
The Last to Lose
Three teams—the Eagles, Bengals and Cardinals—are 3-0. Which has the best chance of being the last to fall? We ran the numbers to find out
Monday Morning Quarterback
‘The NFL Needed This’
'The NFL Needed This'
Those were the words of Russell Wilson, after Seattle edged Denver in a thrilling Super Bowl redux. An action-packed Sunday—which included surprise teams moving to 3-0—diverted focus on the league's off-field problems, if only for a day
By Peter King
Business of Football
Mega Watt’s Mega Deal
Mega Watt’s Mega Deal
The Texans held all the cards but did the right thing in extending superstar defensive end J.J. Watt—and paying him like a franchise quarterback
By Andrew Brandt