Bengals' Benson hurts hip vs. Steelers

Updated: November 16, 2009, 8:09 PM ET
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Cincinnati Bengals rushing leader Cedric Benson's injury is a hip abductor strain, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported Monday, and his status for this week's game at Oakland could be a game-time decision.

Benson was pulled during the second quarter of Sunday's 18-12 win over Pittsburgh with an unspecified hip injury, returned for one series, then left the game.

A team source told ESPN.com NFL Insider Chris Mortensen on Sunday that Benson has a hip flexor strain.

A source told Mortensen ...

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