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CINCINNATI (1-0) at PITTSBURGH (1-0)Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBSOPENING LINE -- Steelers by 3 1/2RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Bengals 0-0-1, Steelers 1-0SERIES RECORD -- Steelers lead 58-35LAST MEETING -- Steelers beat Bengals 18-16, wild-card game, Jan. 9LAST WEEK -- Bengals beat Jets 23-22; Steelers beat Redskins 38-16AP PRO32 RANKING -- Bengals (tie) No. 6, Steelers No. 3BENGALS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (10), RUSH (29), PASS (6).BENGALS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (15), RUSH (29), PASS (9).STEELERS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (5), RUSH (7), PASS (10).STEELERS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (24), RUSH (3), PASS (28).STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES -- Steelers took two of three meetings last season, including controversial last-second 18-16 win in Cincinnati in wild-card round. ... Bengals will be without LB Vontaze Burfict, serving three-game suspension as punishment for helmet-to-helmet hit on Steelers WR Antonio Brown in that game. ... Pittsburgh will be without RB LeVeon Bell, serving three-game suspension for violating leagues substance-abuse policy. ... Bengals QB Andy Dalton is 3-7 as starter against Pittsburgh. He suffered season-ending broken thumb while trying to tackle Steelers DE Stephon Tuitt after throwing interception in 33-20 loss on Dec. 13, 2015. ... Dalton was sacked career-high seven times last week by Jets. ... Bengals WR A.J. Green set career-high with 12 receptions in win over Jets. Green averaged 100.3 yards receiving in three games against Steelers in 2015 season. .... Green moved into fourth place on teams all-time receptions list (427) against New York. ... Steelers are 13-2 in home openers at Heinz Field since stadium opened in 2001. ... Pittsburgh QB Ben Roethlisbergers next touchdown pass will give him 276, moving him past Vinny Testaverde for sole possession of 12th in NFL history. ... WR Antonio Brown needs four catches to move by John Stallworth (537) for fourth place in team history. ... Steelers were only team in Week 1 with 300-yard passer, 100-yard receiver and 100-yard rusher (DeAngelo Williams). ... Williams 143 yards against Washington were second most in team history by Steelers back in season opener. ... Williams performance in Week 1 was most ever by 33-year-old running back in opener. ... Coach Mike Tomlins winning percentage (.641) is third highest among active coaches with at least 50 games experience. ... Tomlin is 36-18 against AFC North. ... Pittsburghs defense did not collect sack against Washington. Steelers had only one game without at least one sack in 2015. ... Fantasy Tip: If you already have Antonio Brown, congratulations, youre in good shape. Otherwise, second-year Pittsburgh WR Eli Rogers may be available on waiver wire. Rogers caught six passes for 59 yards and touchdown in first career game last week.---AP NFL website: and AP NFL Twitter feed: Laurent Duvernay-Tardif Super Bowl Jersey . "Theyve both been real good," said Babcock. "Havent changed our minds." A decision has seemingly been made - Sundays Group B-deciding tilt against Finland ahead - but it could not have been an easy one. Price opened the tournament with a sturdy 19-save performance against the Norwegians, yielding just one goal. Anthony Sherman Super Bowl Jersey . Capitals head coach Adam Oates said Ovechkin was injured in the first period against the Vancouver Canucks on Monday and clarified it was not a head injury. . The CFLs leading rusher kept adding to his gaudy numbers this season and scored the winning touchdown with just over two minutes to play. The New Westminster, B.C., native plowed three yards into the end zone for the last score of a heated, see-saw battle between the two teams with the best records in the CFL. Sammy Watkins Super Bowl Jersey . On Saturday night, the normally free throw-challenged centre did just that. Howard scored 18 of his 25 points in the fourth quarter, including 13 of 19 free throws in a 2 1/2-minute stretch, and the Houston Rockets beat the Denver Nuggets 122-111. Kendall Fuller Super Bowl Jersey . -- Timbers coach Caleb Porter didnt stray from his business-like approach to the season even after Portland downed the two-time defending league champion Los Angeles Galaxy to gain crucial playoff position. LONDON -- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says forward Lucas Perez is out for up to eight weeks with ankle ligament damage.Perez was hurt in the 2-0 win over Reading in the League Cup on Tuesday.The Spanish forward has been on the fringes of the team since joining from Deportivo La Coruna in August for a reported fee of 17 million pounds (then $22.3 mmillion).ddddddddddddenger says Perez is out for between six-to-eight weeks, adding he worked very hard to get there and now hes close (to getting in the team), hes absolutely gutted.Arsenal visits Sunderland on Saturday. ' ' '

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