Morning Bites (11/17): Bengals vs. Browns news, links, and previews

John Grieshop

Taking a look at the early morning stories for the Bengals and Browns heading into their series-finale clash on Sunday.

Once-scorching rivalry returning to relevance
Younger fans of the Browns and Bengals get to experience something new today at Paul Brown Stadium – a game at this point in the season that has real meaning to both squads.

Doc: Want more chances to score?
What if the Bengals didn’t punt on Sunday? Fourth down and 1, fourth and 8. Their 20-yard line, Cleveland’s 20. All points in between. Marvin Lewis tells Jay Gruden, "God, Pete Rozelle or Paul Brown or somebody gave us four tries to make 10 yards. Not three. Use ’em.’’

Storms, high winds and potential tornadoes to impact NFL games
Severe weather warnings have been issued for much of the Midwest. A key tussle between the Baltimore Ravens and Chicago Bears could be heavily influenced by the weather system.

One-win Chiefs stole rhythm from '88 Bengals
Coming as it did after a 6-0 start, for the 1988 Bengals to lose their second game in three weeks and third in the last five by losing to a 1-8-1 team at Kansas City, one can understand the fans and media suddenly questioning things.

CJ PREVIEWS FROM EARLIER THIS WEEK

Three questions facing the Bengals against the Browns
Taking a look at three questions heading into Sunday's game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns.

Bengals vs. Browns Preview: Three Keys for Cincinnati's Struggling Offense
Take a look at three keys for the Bengals to beat the Cleveland Browns

Bengals Vs. Browns - Five questions with Dawgs By Nature
I once again hit up Chris Pokorny at DawgsByNature to answer some questions about the epic matchup this Sunday in the battle for Ohio supremacy.

Bengals vs. Browns: TV Map
Curious to see if the Bengals and Browns will be shown in your neck of the woods? We have your answer.

PREVIEW: Bengals offense and defense against the Browns
We take a look at the Cincinnati Bengals offense and their defense and how they compare against the Cleveland Browns.

Cleveland Browns at Cincinnati Bengals Practice and Injury Report
The official practice report for the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cleveland Browns.

Bengals vs. Browns Injury Report
The Cincinnati Bengals could be without as many as four starters on Sunday with Kevin Zeitler already out, Chris Crocker and Rey Maualuga doubtful and James Harrison questionable.

The Sunday Matchup: Bengals Wide Receiver A.J. Green Versus Browns Cornerback Joe Haden
"The Battle of Ohio" has showcased a matchup of two top players at their respective positions. With the enormity of the game of Sunday, the spotlight will be shining on Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green and Browns cornerback Joe Haden.

One-win Chiefs stole rhythm from '88 Bengals
Coming as it did after a 6-0 start, for the 1988 Bengals to lose their second game in three weeks and third in the last five by losing to a 1-8-1 team at Kansas City, one can understand the fans and media suddenly questioning things.

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