OCT 11 at Baltimore, 1 p.m.: Arguably the 2 finest gamers within the AFC North, Bengals extensive receiver A.J. Inexperienced and Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson, have but to start out a recreation towards one another they usually completely kill the opposite group. Jackson is unbeaten towards the Bengals with two 100-yard dashing video games. Inexperienced, a infamous Ravens-killer, scored three touchdowns within the first 17 minutes of the final recreation he performed towards them in 2018. From 2013-15 within the three video games in Baltimore he put the ’13 recreation in on OT catching a Hail Mary on the final play of regulation, caught a bomb within the final 5 minutes to win the ’14 opener and beat them with two fourth-quarter TDs in ’15.
OCT 13 at Indianapolis, 1 p.m.: Philip Rivers tries to beat his fourth totally different Bengals quarterback in a 3rd metropolis. He was 2-1 in three shootouts with Carson Palmer for San Diego, by no means beat Andy Dalton in three regular-season video games however obtained him in a highway Wild Card Sport and he fended off Jeff Driskel in 2018 in Los Angeles, 26-21, with the assistance of magically producing three factors on the half-time gun regardless of getting the ball at his 32 with 10 seconds left. Rivers hasn’t precisely gone off vs. Cincy with 11 TDs and 6 picks for a 91.2 passer ranking, beneath his profession mark of 95.1. The Bengals beginning cornerbacks, Trae Waynes, William Jackson III and Mackensie Alexander, have mixed to play 174 video games in comparison with Rivers’ 228.
OCT. 25 BROWNS, 1 p.m.: For the primary time within the 21 seasons of Paul Brown Stadium, it is potential two Heisman Trophy-winning quarterbacks hook up in Joe Burrow and Cleveland’s Baker Mayfield. But it surely’s in all probability going to return down to 2 of the league’s finest operating backs. Final season Brown operating again Nick Chubb missed out on the NFL dashing title by 46 yards, however Mixon, who led the NFL in carries over the second half of the season, outrushed Chubb by 126 yards in that very same stretch.
NOV. 1 TITANS, 1 p.m.: One other mega matchup for Joltin’ Joe as he tees it up towards the man that beat Chubb for the title, the monstrous Derrick Henry. An amazing check for the Bengals’ renovated protection coming off the worst three-year stretch within the league towards the push. The Titans ran for fourth finest within the league final yr and buried what was as soon as regarded as the protection of the last decade with 5 yards a shot for 200 yards in New England throughout a play-off shocker. The PBS crowd can provide a tip of the hat to Titans cornerback Johnathan Joseph. Sooner or later Burrow could also be throwing to a receiver coated by Joseph, two Bengals’ first-rounders chosen 14 years aside.
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