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Big Ben injures shoulder during 3rd quarter

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger left the AFC Wild Card game with a shoulder injury after being tackled by Vontaze Burfict in the third quarter.

PIT vs. CIN: 2nd half updates and open thread

The Pittsburgh Steelers are leading the Cincinnati Bengals 6-0 at halftime the AFC Wild Card game. Be sure to get all the information necessary to keep you up-to-date with scores, injuries and the best discussion around in our open thread.

PIT vs. CIN: 1st half updates and open thread

The Pittsburgh Steelers take their show on the road for the AFC Playoffs, and the first stop is in Cincinnati, OH to play the Bengals. Get all the information you need for the contest here.

Steelers inactives vs. the Bengals AFC Wild Card

The Pittsburgh Steelers are a short time away from kickoff at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, OH, and they have released their inactive list prior to the game.

Steelers Offensive X-Factor vs. CIN: Heath Miller

The Steelers possess a high powered offense with play makers at every turn, but the 'X-Factor' for this unit isn't the fastest player on the team, but the most reliable.

Steelers defensive X-Factor vs. CIN: Ryan Shazier

The Pittsburgh Steelers defense has plenty of question marks, but which player will be the 'X-Factor' on that side of the ball?

Steelers two-point favorites in Wild Card round

The Pittsburgh Steelers are two-point favorites at the Cincinnati Bengals in the Wild-Card playoff round. The Steelers finished the 2015 regular season 8-5-3 against the spread.

For PIT, other than SB win "Nothing else matters"

Our friends at Benstonium.com put together a 2016 Playoff hype-up video like none other. Watch as the Steelers prepare for the Bengals in the AFC Wild Card round Saturday night.

AFC Wild Card 5 Key Matchups: PIT vs. CIN

In the playoffs, what happened in the regular season can be thrown out the window. For the Steelers and Bengals, this AFC Wild Card game is for the ultimate bragging rights.

Steelers face common factor in playoff losses

Fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers have seen their team fall in the first round of the playoffs four times under Mike Tomlin, unfortunately a common factor between this year's game and the four other occasions when the team has lost.

Predicting the winner of PIT vs. CIN AFC Wild Card

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are about to settle their grudge in the AFC Wild Card Saturday night. Winner moves on, loser starts their offseason early. Time to predict the winner of this AFC North battle.

Get to know Fitz Toussaint and Jordan Todman

The Steelers will be without DeAngelo Williams in the AFC Wild Card game vs. the Bengals. Get to know the duo who will be carrying the ball in his stead.

Weather report for PIT vs CIN could impact outcome

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are set to show down at Paul Brown Stadium Saturday night, and why the weather report might impact the outcome of the game.

Steelers OLine must keep Big Ben upright vs. CIN

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense relies on Ben Roethlisberger, and the offensive line needs to protect their franchise quarterback against a very good Cincinnati Bengals pass rush in the Wild Card game.

DeAngelo Williams ruled out vs. Bengals Saturday

With news breaking that Andy Dalton has been ruled out for the Wild Card game Saturday night, the Steelers followed along by ruling out DeAngelo Williams due to an ankle injury.

Andy Dalton officially ruled out vs. Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers won't have to worry about facing QB Andy Dalton Saturday night, as the Bengals have officially ruled him out for the Wild Card game.

Playoff Expert Picks: Who they like in PIT vs CIN

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals will play one more time, this time for all the marbles. See who the experts are taking in this AFC North rubber match.

Behind Enemy Lines: McCarron to exorcise demons

As the Pittsburgh Steelers prepare for the Cincinnati Bengals, I was fortunate enough to sit down with Scott Bantel of Cincy Jungle to talk about the upcoming playoff game and talk about the matchups from the other side of the fence.

Injury Report: D-Will unlikely to play vs. CIN

The Pittsburgh Steelers might still be holding out hope for DeAngelo Williams to play this Saturday in Cincinnati, but after missing the second practice of the week, it isn't looking good.

How to watch Steelers vs. Bengals AFC Wild Card

The Pittsburgh Steelers travel into enemy territory to play the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium in the Wild Card round of the AFC Playoffs. Be sure to get all the information you'll need to see this AFC North rubber match.

Injury Report: Bryant not hindered by neck injury

The Steelers need to see better play from their second year receiver Martavis Bryant. Despite what the team said after Week 17, Bryant was a full participant in practice and looks ready to go for Saturday night.

Big Ben and AB odds on favorites to dominate

The Pittsburgh Steelers have a lethal offense, and Las Vegas sees Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown as the odds on favorites to perform the best in the Wild Card weekend.

The complete 2016 NFL Playoff schedule

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals will lock horns on Saturday night. Check out the date and time of not only this AFC Wild Card game, but the complete schedule for this Wild Card weekend.

War of words between CIN and PIT officially starts

There is no love lost between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals, and the two teams haven't bit their tongue when speaking to the media leading up to the AFC Wild Card game.

Big Ben: PIT better equipped to lose RB this year

The Pittsburgh Steelers have seen their starting RB get injured in Week 17 before the Wild Card game the past two seasons. See why Ben Roethlisberger believes they are better equipped in 2015, than they were a year ago.

Injury Report: No news on D-Will's availability

The Pittsburgh Steelers might be without DeAngelo Williams Saturday in the AFC Wild Card game against the Cincinnati Bengals, or they could have him in the lineup too.

Marvin Lewis: McCarron, not Dalton, to start Sat.

There was a question who the Bengals would start at QB with Andy Dalton nursing a broken thumb, but Marvin Lewis provided an answer by saying AJ McCarron, not Dalton, will start vs. the Steelers.

Bengals past doesn't bode well for playoff success

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals will square off in the AFC Wild Card game Saturday night. If history is any indicator, the Bengals could be in for a long evening.

Bengals preparing for McCarron to start Saturday

The Cincinnati Bengals have been without starting QB Andy Dalton since Week 14, and they are preparing to play the Steelers in the Wild Card game with AJ McCarron under center.

Report: Williams 'day-to-day' after MRI on ankle

The Pittsburgh Steelers could have dodged a major bullet in regards to DeAngelo Williams' availability for the Wild Card game this Saturday against the Cincinnati Bengals.

Williams to undergo MRI to determine availability

The Pittsburgh Steelers saw their starting running back go down in Week 17 before a Wild Card playoff game for the second year in a row. Reports are now saying Williams will undergo an MRI Monday to determine his availability for Saturday's game.

Early odds in Steelers vs. Bengals WC game

The Pittsburgh Steelers will take their show on the road for the rest of the season, and their first stop is in Cincinnati to play their division rivals. See who is favored in this AFC North grudge match.