NFL Previews: Bengals need to prove their worth
By Barry Wilner
AP Pro Football Writer
Now is the time for the Cincinnati Bengals.
Forget that one-game-at-a-time mumbo jumbo. Beating the Steelers, who are 7-point favorites, on Sunday in Pittsburgh isn't just about this weekend. It's about making a statement in a tough division and elevating yourself to the level of the elite: Pittsburgh and Baltimore.