The Bengals returned TE Mitchell Wilcox to the active roster from the Reserve/COVID-19 list. Wilcox, a first-year player out of the University of South Florida, had been on Reserve/COVID-19 since Nov. 15.
Quick Hits: Quite Frankly, Bengals O-Line Emerges As Force; Chemistry Up Front; Coaches See Herbert Again
The Bengals offensive line has emerged from days of uncertainty and criticism as a one of their most potent groups in the two games since the bye when head coach Zac Taylor has called the run 76 times and been rewarded for 4.7 yards per carry.
Bengals Seek To Bottle Home-Field Advantage Down The Stretch In Playoff Dash
Of the top dozen teams in the scramble for seven spots, only the 7-4 Bengals and Bills have four home games left in the remaining six games as players and head coach Zac Taylor are calling for more of last Sunday's electric atmosphere at this Sunday's 1 p.m. Paul Brown Stadium game against the seventh-seeded 6-5 Chargers.
Bengals Notebook: Hilton Has The Answer As Bengals Hang In Playoff Picture; Mixon Tees Up His O-Line
The first-place Ravens made sure they stayed a game ahead of the 7-4 Bengals in the AFC North playoff chase Sunday, but the one good thing is in doing it they dropped Cleveland to 6-6 to put the Browns a game behind.
Which means Bengals slot cornerback Mike Hilton helped put his old team in the basement with his first career pick-six that buried the Steelers in Sunday's 41-10 loss that puts them at 5-5-1 and the Bengals into the playoff picture at No. 5.