Rescheduled Cincinnati Game Holds Tremendous Playoff Implications

Posted: 28th December 2009 by Timothy Kessler in NFL
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Whose bright idea was it to reschedule SundayÆs Cincinnati game against the New York Jets to 8:30 p.m.? A game that originally was to be held at 1 p.m. á The Pittsburgh Steelers are counting on both the New England Patriots and the Cincinnati Bengals to fight for the thirdáplayoff seed, to have a reasonable shot at making the postseason. á Both games were originally scheduled at 1 p.m. which was ideal as both would have been fighting for the win. á With New England holding the tie-break against Cincinnati, a New England win at 1 p.m. makes CincinnatiÆs game at 8:30 p.m. meaningless. They would more than likely sit any player with an injury and starters alike. á This change puts the Pittsburgh Steelers' postseason chances in jeopardy and clearly should not be allowed. áá á Whoever ...

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