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Mashed: Bengals offense often can't get to line of scrimmage

Oct. 23, 2019 7:30 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — On his first run against Jacksonville, Joe Mixon dashed left and was dropped 3 yards behind the line of scrimmage. The last time he touched the ball ended in a 5-yard loss. There's no more perfect summation of the Bengals' season. Cincinnati hasn't been able to get back to the line of...

Familiar replay: Bengals 0-5 wondering how low they'll go

Oct. 7, 2019 4:51 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — When it comes to the season-scuttling start, nobody does it better — or more often — than the Bengals. A last-quarter rally followed by a last-minute meltdown led to a 26-23 loss to the Cardinals on Sunday that left the Bengals 0-5 for the seventh time since 1990, the most...

Kyler Murray leads Cardinals to 1st win, 26-23 over Bengals

Oct. 6, 2019 5:57 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Exactly 2 minutes left. Half a field to cover. Fans in half-empty Paul Brown Stadium were creating as much of a din as they could, roused by a stunning Bengals comeback that forged a tie. Kyler Murray's moment had arrived, and everybody was watching to see how the rookie would respond. "I...

Ouch! Bengals recovering from worst defensive showing

Sep. 18, 2019 4:32 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Marquise Goodwin lined up in the slot on the right side of the line, took a few steps toward center as the ball was snapped, and then sprinted downfield. No Bengals defender was anywhere near him. Goodwin was so open for his 38-yard touchdown catch that Garoppolo acknowledged he was...

Reality check: Home opener brings Bengals back to earth

Sep. 16, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Call it a reality check. Buoyed by their strong showing in a close, season-opening loss at Seattle, the Bengals looked forward to winning back fans and stamping themselves as a turnaround team at Paul Brown Stadium under new head coach Zac Taylor. It couldn't have gone any worse. Every...