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Andre Johnson makes a catch against the Bengals. (Credit: Getty)

Houston Beats Bengals 19-13 In Wild-Card Playoff

HOUSTON (AP) — Arian Foster ran for 140 yards and a touchdown, and the Houston Texans used a stifling defensive effort for a 19-13 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Saturday in an AFC wild-card […]


Andrew Luck. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Durkin: NFL Wild Card Picks

There’s a mix of new and old, as three rookie quarterbacks make their playoff debut, while legendary linebacker Ray Lewis announced this will be his last “ride.” Here’s how I think this weekend’s action will play out.

CBS Chicago–01/05/2013

Jay Cutler throws a pass against the Minnesota Vikings on November 25 at Soldier Field. (Credit: Johnathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 17 NFL Picks

The NFL’s plan of making Week 17 significant by scheduling 16 divisional games worked precisely as designed. The AFC is all set, with only the top four seeds to be determined. In the NFC, the East division title and the No. 6 seed are up for grabs. Here’s how I think the regular season finale will play out.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2012

Dane Sanzenbacher. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bengals Claim Sanzenbacher Off Waivers

It didn’t take long for former Bears wide receiver Dane Sanzenbacher to find a new home.

CBS Chicago–12/26/2012

Adrian Peterson. (Photo by Andy King/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 16 NFL Picks

Huge games in Seattle and Baltimore, and Adrian Peterson steps closer to history. Here’s my take on how this weekend’s action will shake out.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2012

Nick Lachey. (Photo by Duane Prokop/Getty Images for Tide)

Nick Lachey Gets Kicked Out Of NFL Game

When he’s not acting as the front man for 98° or divorcing Jessica Simpson, Nick Lachey is actually a pretty big Bengals fan.

670 The Score–12/03/2012

Peyton Manning. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 11 NFL Picks

With Week 11 upon us, contenders are starting to separate themselves from pretenders. There are a few heavyweight bouts in the Sunday and Monday night games, featuring four very physical teams. Here’s my take on how this weekend’s action is going to play out.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2012

Eli Manning. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 10 NFL Picks

Week 10 features some intriguing matchups, none larger than the Sunday Night match-up at Soldier Field featuring two 7-1 squads.

670 The Score–11/09/2012

Christian Ponder. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Silverman: Early Season Results Often Indicate A Reversal Is At Hand

Here’s a look at six teams that may not finish the season the way they started it.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2012

A Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Ex-Bengals Cheerleader Pleads Guilty To Student Sex, Leaves Court With Victim

Now that the teen is 18 years old, he and Sarah Jones “are free to be together” and left the courtroom together.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2012

Tom Brady. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 3 NFL Picks

Week 3 features a few interesting games, and here’s how I think it will all play out.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Peyton Manning.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 2 NFL Picks

There are some intriguing games on the slate and here’s how I think it will all play out.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2012

Aaron Rodgers.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 1 NFL Picks

Football fans, rejoice, the NFL is back! Week 1 features a few intriguing divisional matchups, as well as a heavyweight bout between two elite NFC teams. Here’s my take on how all of this weekend’s action will shake out.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Brian Urlacher and Julius Peppers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: The NFL’s Top Defenses

If the Packers, Saints or Patriots had won the Super Bowl by lighting up the scoreboard, the NFL’s landscape might look different this summer.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2012

Jacob Bell. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bengals Bell Retires, Cites Fear Of Deteriorating Health

Believe it or not, Bell is retiring for the exact opposite reason most retire. While most stop playing in the NFL because their bodies simply won’t let them, Bell is walking away from the game while he can still walk.

670 The Score–05/09/2012

Mohamed Sanu. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

WR Gets Prank Call Telling Him He Would Be Drafted In First Round

The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft wasn’t a happy time for all college football players.

670 The Score–04/27/2012

Jerome Simpson. (Photo by Tyler Barrick /Getty Images)

Video: College Football Player Does Full Front Flip Over Defender

Check out this video of a player from Lincoln University in Missouri completely flipping over a defender.

670 The Score–04/24/2012

A view of the Cincinnati Bengals helmet. (Credit: Scott Halleran  /Allsport)

Report: Bengals Cheerleader Accused Of Having Sex With HS Student

According to a report, a member of the Bengals’ cheerleading squad who was also a Cincinnati-area high school teacher has been arrested and charged with having sex with one of her students.

670 The Score–03/29/2012

Drew Brees. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Wild Card Picks

By Dan Durkin- (CBS) Here’s my take on how the NFL’s Wild-Card weekend is going to shake out. (Home team in all CAPS) Saturday January 7th Cincinnati 20, HOUSTON 17 – 3:30 PM I’m sure […]

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

Alex Smith. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 15 NFL Picks

Here’s my take on how the NFL’s Week 15 will shake out with my predictions, my juggernaut game of the week, and my “juggernot lame of the weak”.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2011