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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, December 06, 2017 1:00 am

FOOTBALL

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA
New England 10 2 0 .833 348 223
Buffalo 6 6 0 .500 227 283
N.Y. Jets 5 7 0 .417 266 288
Miami 5 7 0 .417 209 298

South

W L T Pct PF PA
Tennessee 8 4 0 .667 266 282
Jacksonville 8 4 0 .667 299 178
Houston 4 8 0 .333 296 309
Indianapolis 3 9 0 .250 205 330

North

W L T Pct PF PA
Pittsburgh 10 2 0 .833 281 213
Baltimore 7 5 0 .583 280 207
Cincinnati 5 7 0 .417 219 238
Cleveland 0 12 0 .000 176 308

West

W L T Pct PF PA
Kansas City 6 6 0 .500 303 274
L.A. Chargers 6 6 0 .500 268 212
Oakland 6 6 0 .500 249 278
Denver 3 9 0 .250 206 315

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

East

W L T Pct PF PA
Philadelphia 10 2 0 .833 361 215
Dallas 6 6 0 .500 286 284
Washington 5 7 0 .417 272 314
N.Y. Giants 2 10 0 .167 189 291

South

W L T Pct PF PA
New Orleans 9 3 0 .750 353 243
Carolina 8 4 0 .667 269 238
Atlanta 7 5 0 .583 274 244
Tampa Bay 4 8 0 .333 243 288

North

W L T Pct PF PA
Minnesota 10 2 0 .833 285 204
Detroit 6 6 0 .500 314 308
Green Bay 6 6 0 .500 258 281
Chicago 3 9 0 .250 191 267

West

W L T Pct PF PA
L.A. Rams 9 3 0 .750 361 222
Seattle 8 4 0 .667 290 222
Arizona 5 7 0 .417 219 310
San Francisco 2 10 0 .167 202 298

Thursday

New Orleans at Atlanta, 8:25 p.m.

Sunday

Oakland at Kansas City, 1 p.m.

San Francisco at Houston, 1 p.m.

Minnesota at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Chicago at Cincinnati, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Detroit at Tampa Bay, 1 p.m.

Indianapolis at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Dallas at N.Y. Giants, 1 p.m.

Washington at L.A. Chargers, 4:05 p.m.

Tennessee at Arizona, 4:05 p.m.

N.Y. Jets at Denver, 4:05 p.m.

Seattle at Jacksonville, 4:25 p.m.

Philadelphia at L.A. Rams, 4:25 p.m.

Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 8:30 p.m.

Monday

New England at Miami, 8:30 p.m.

Dec. 14

Denver at Indianapolis, 8:25 p.m.

Dec. 16

Chicago at Detroit, 4:30 p.m.

L.A. Chargers at Kansas City, 8:25 p.m.

Dec. 17

Miami at Buffalo, 1 p.m.

Baltimore at Cleveland, 1 p.m.

Cincinnati at Minnesota, 1 p.m.

New York Jets at New Orleans, 1 p.m.

Philadelphia at New York Giants, 1 p.m.

Arizona at Washington, 1 p.m.

Green Bay at Carolina, 1 p.m.

Houston at Jacksonville, 1 p.m.

L.A. Rams at Seattle, 4:05 p.m.

New England at Pittsburgh, 4:25 p.m.

Tennessee at San Francisco, 4:25 p.m.

Dallas at Oakland, 8:30 p.m.

Dec. 18

Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 8:30 p.m.

LATE MONDAY

STEELERS 23,

BENGALS 20

Pittsburgh 0 3 7 13 23
Cincinnati 10 7 3 0 20

First Quarter

Cin—FG Bullock 35, 10:48.

Cin—Green 8 pass from Dalton (Bullock kick), :41.

Second Quarter

Cin—Green 15 pass from Dalton (Bullock kick), :31.

Pit—FG Boswell 30, :00.

Third Quarter

Pit—Bell 35 pass from Roethlisberger (Boswell kick), 8:58.

Cin—FG Bullock 41, 3:33.

Fourth Quarter

Pit—FG Boswell 37, 10:07.

Pit—Brown 6 pass from Roethlisberger (Boswell kick), 3:51.

Pit—FG Boswell 38, :00.

A—56,029.

Pit Cin
First downs 24 19
Total Net Yards 374 353
Rushes-yards 22-92 22-130
Passing 282 223
Punt Returns 2-7 2-9
Kickoff Returns 2-38 2-29
Interceptions Ret. 0-0 1-0
Comp-Att-Int 24-40-1 21-36-0
Sacked-Yards Lost 1-8 2-11
Punts 4-44.5 5-49.2
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 7-66 13-173
Time of Possession 29:49 30:11

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Pittsburgh, Bell 18-76, Conner 3-12, Roethlisberger 1-4. Cincinnati, Bernard 13-77, Mixon 7-34, Dalton 2-19.

PASSING—Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 24-40-1-290. Cincinnati, Dalton 21-36-0-234.

RECEIVING—Pittsburgh, Brown 8-101, Bell 5-106, Bryant 4-40, Smith-Schuster 4-17, James 1-13, Grimble 1-9, Rogers 1-4. Cincinnati, Green 7-77, LaFell 4-55, Kroft 2-30, Bernard 2-19, Boyd 2-15, Malone 2-9, Uzomah 1-21, Mixon 1-8.

MISSED FIELD GOALS—None.

AP PRO32-POWER RANKINGS

The Associated Press Pro32 NFL Power Rankings, as voted by a 12-member panel, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Dec. 4, total points based on 32 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 32nd-place vote, and previous ranking:

W L T Pts Prv
1. New England (9) 10 2 0 381 2
2. Minnesota (2) 10 2 0 369 3
3. Philadelphia (1) 10 2 0 359 1
4. Pittsburgh 10 2 0 350 3
5. L.A. Rams 9 3 0 334 5
6. New Orleans 9 3 0 328 6
7. Seattle 8 4 0 313 9
8. Carolina 8 4 0 293 7
9. Jacksonville 8 4 0 284 10
10. Tennessee 8 4 0 272 11
11. Atlanta 7 5 0 266 8
12. Baltimore 7 5 0 255 14
13. L.A. Chargers 6 6 0 250 13
14. Kansas City 6 6 0 206 15
15. Oakland 6 6 0 201 19
16. Dallas 6 6 0 195 18
16. Detroit 6 6 0 195 12
18. Green Bay 6 6 0 194 21
19. Buffalo 6 6 0 184 16
20. N.Y. Jets 5 7 0 148 24
21. Washington 5 7 0 143 17
22. Cincinnati 5 7 0 142 20
23. Arizona 5 7 0 123 21
24. Miami 5 7 0 114 26
25. Houston 4 8 0 96 23
26. Tampa Bay 4 8 0 86 25
27. San Francisco 2 10 0 59 31
28. Indianapolis 3 9 0 55 28
29. Chicago 3 9 0 52 29
30. Denver 3 9 0 49 27
31. N.Y. Giants 2 10 0 28 30
32. Cleveland 0 12 0 12 32

VOTING PANEL

John Clayton

John Czarnecki, Fox Sports

Tony Dungy, NBC Sports

Bob Glauber, Newsday

Rick Gosselin, Dallas Morning News

Ira Kaufman, SB Nation Radio

Pat Kirwan, CBS Sports

Jeff Legwold, ESPN.com

Alex Marvez, The Sporting News

Jim Miller, SiriusXM

Jenny Vrentas, MMQB

Charean Williams, Pro Football Talk