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Bengals vs. Steelers: Game time, TV schedule, injury updates and more

The Bengals and Steelers face off this weekend in a game that could determine who makes the playoffs and who watches the postseason from home.

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Brett Keisel suffers possible MCL sprain in win

The Pittsburgh Steelers finished the season with a victory, but veteran defensive end Brett Keisel suffered a knee injury which head coach Mike Tomlin said he thought was an MCL sprain.

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Steelers, Bengals tied at 10-10 after 3 quarters

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals are knotted at 10-10 at the end of the third quarter of Sunday's game.

Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham kicked a 40-year field goal with four minutes left in the third quarter to tie the game, 10-10.

Ben Roethlisberger has improved in the second half. He's completed 11 of 18 passes for 174 yards, a touchdown and an interception.

Jonathan Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall are still teaming up to lead the ground game. Dwyer has 39 yards on 12 carries, and Mendenhall has 33 yards on seven carries.

Antonio Brown is Pittsburgh's leading receiver. He has four catches for 83 yards, including a 60-yard touchdown reception in the first half.

Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton has struggled. He's 15 for 28 for 171 yards and an interception. The team's running back, BenJarvus Green-Ellis, has also struggled. "The Law Firm" has rushed for just 10 yards on 11 carries. His longest run gained four yards.

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Bengals lead Steelers at halftime

After late action in the first half, the Cincinnati Bengals hold a 10-7 lead over the Pittsburgh Steelers at halftime Sunday.

Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger hit Antonio Brown for a 60-yard touchdown with just over a minute left in the first half to cut the Bengals' lead to 10-7.

But before that, it was all Cincinnati.

Bengals kicker Josh Brown nailed a 41-yard field goal with less than two minutes left in the first half to give Cincinnati the 10-0 lead. The Bengals' first score came in the first quarter. Leon Hall picked off a Roethlisberger pass and took it back 17 yards for a touchdown. The score came in the final minutes of the first quarter to give the Bengals a 7-0 lead.

Outside of the 60-yard touchdown, Roethlisberger has struggled for Pittsburgh. Roethlisberger has completed 6 of 12 passes for 113 yards, a touchdown and an interception.

Jonathan Dwyer and Rashard Mendenhall have combined to aid the Steelers' ground game. Dwyer has 36 yards on eight carries, while Mendenhall had 34 yards on five carries.

Brown leads the Steelers with four catches for 83 yards and a touchdown.

Andy Dalton is 9 of 15 for 89 yards so far for the Bengals. While the Bengals own the lead, it isn't because of their running game. Running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis has seven yards on 10 carries.

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Bengals lead Steelers after first quarter

A Leon Hall interception late in the first quarter put the Cincinnati Bengals up, 7-0, over the Pittsburgh Steelers heading into the second quarter of Sunday's game.

Hall intercepted a Ben Roethlisberger pass and took it back for a 17-yard return and touchdown with 2:15 left in the first quarter.

Roethlisberger has started the game off rough, completing 2 of 4 passes for 20 yards. He's also been sacked once.

Jonathan Dwyer is the Steelers' leading rusher so far. He has 36 yards on eight carries. His longest rush was of 13 yards.

Andy Dalton has been solid so far for the Bengals. Dalton has completed 5 of 8 passes for 39 yards. He's been sacked twice. Running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis has four yards on four carries.

The Steelers picked up only 51 yards in the first quarter, but it was better than the Bengals, who had just 35. The Steelers picked up just two first downs.

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