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In the NFL opener there were communication issues with the Steelers headsets. Andy Dalton is helping sick kids. Jeremy Hill is going to have a phenomenal year.

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Tomlin angry with communications problems at Gillette Stadium | ProFootballTalk
An angry Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said after tonight's loss in New England that he and his coaching staff were having problems getting their headsets to work properly, and that communications problems are commonplace at Gillette Stadium.

What Exactly Happened With The Steelers' Headsets?
The Pittsburgh Steelers struggled with communication problems in the first half of their 28-21 loss at New England Thursday night, with their coach-to-coach headset system echoing the Patriots’ radio broadcast for most of the first half. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin told reporters of the headset issues after the game “that’s always the case [here].” So what exactly happened, and are the Patriots to blame?

Andy Dalton helping sick children and their families cope - Cincinnati Bengals Blog - ESPN
Andy Dalton and his wife use their foundation to provide relief for kids stricken with cancer and their families, and they're making an impact.

Bengals' Dennard says Jeremy Hill is 'going to have phenomenal year' : Fantasy News
Bengals cornerback Darqueze Dennard was very complimentary of second-year running back Jeremy Hill when speaking with SiriusXM NFL Radio on Wednesday.

2015 NFL season preview: Our picks for best, worst teams, major awards -

This much we know: One NFL team out of 32 is going to win Super Bowl 50. Past that, it's way too early to know much of anything entering the 2015 NFL season. In a league where parity reigns and new playoff teams emerge every season, it's too early to really say which teams will be playing into January and which ones will begin their draft preparations a bit earlier than the rest.

Bengals notes: Darqueze Dennard reverts to reserve role, injury report

Darqueze Dennard hopes he earns another chance at playing time on defense after injuries derailed his run push to start.

Bengals breakdown with Dave Lapham - Local 12 WKRC-TV Cincinnati - LOCAL Sports

CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- Brad Steinke and Dave Lapham breakdown week 1 matchup vs Oakland Raiders.

Walkthrough: Why are national media down on Bengals?

Walkthrough on what national folks are saying about the Bengals, plus, links to the special section goods, unparalleled Marvin Lewis profile, Sanu shoes, fantasy fix, Madden drama and more Bay music.

Marvin Lewis’ long-term game plan for football and life

The Marvin Lewis Community Fund has raised $9.8 million through May of this year, with 92 cents on every dollar donated. Of the four major American sports leagues, it’s a unique entity. No other coach has done

Defensive tackle Wallace Gilberry stops by Bengals Nation - Top Stories - wkrc

The Bengals season is coming and the fans are fired up already!

NFL breakthrough players 2015: Could Cincinnati Bengals lineman be in the mix? | FOX Sports

Most of those preseason stars who slalomed their way into the end zone or smashed into ball carriers now get to watch the real elite NFL players take the stage.

Week One AP NFL Picks: Bengals to fall in upset special - Local 12 WKRC-TV Cincinnati - LOCAL Sports

Picks made against the spread have Dallas as best bet to drub Giants.

Breaking Madden: 44 quarterbacks vs. 44 defensive ends -

The Bengals' Margus Hunt and the Saints' Obum Gwacham are two defensive ends clinging at the margins of the NFL. Neither of them even played football until they went to college. I had never heard of either of them until last week.

Bengals: Patriots didn't cheat us, they beat us

The Cincinnati Bengals rolled into Gillette Stadium on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, to play the New England Patriots feeling good coming off the bye week at 3-0. The offense scored 80 points in those first three games, and Andy Dalton had completed 65.5 percent of his passes for a 95.4 rating.

Why Your Team Won't Win the Super Bowl - NFL -

The race to reach Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara begins in earnest this week. Here's a rundown of each team's shortcomings in its bid to play in the big game.

Bengals Breakdown: Wk 1 Oakland's Geoff Hobson and Dan Hoard discuss what it will take for the Bengals to start 1-0 against the Oakland Raiders.

Chip Kelly Cares About You, Eagles Fans

Chip Kelly’s going to get asked about tempo in practically every interview he accepts. It’s inevitable at this point. During a chat with D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the Eagles head coach used new reasons for why Philadelphia’s offense runs as quickly as it does: Chip’s doing it for Eagles Nation.

Antonio Brown: Hair is changing the game | Larry Brown Sports

The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver was featured in an interview during NBC’s pregame show prior to Thursday’s season-opening game against the Patriots. There was only one thing people could take away from the piece — Brown’s incredible hairdo.

Tom Brady turns down interview request from NBC after game | Larry Brown Sports

Tom Brady is one of the faces of the NFL and among the most accommodating players in the league when it comes to media requests, but that may be changing.

Redskins, Six Other NFL Teams Already Have No Shot Of Making Playoffs | NFL |

There’s arguably more parity in the NFL now than ever before, which means there’s no shortage of teams with at least a sliver of a chance of making the playoffs. Of course, another way of saying there’s a lot of parity is to say there’s a shortage of elite teams. That almost certainly will be the case in a 32-team league. And while there might not be a ton of really good teams, there certainly are some bad ones.