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Backup QB Jake Browning has Bengals in playoff race with trip to Pittsburgh up next

Dec. 18, 2023 16:04 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Quarterback Jake Browning has the Bengals still in the AFC playoff race and his story is one of the most surprising in the NFL this season. After spending the past four seasons on practice squads, the 27-year-old Browning was an underwhelming choice to lead the...

Vikings get improved quarterback play from Nick Mullens, but their playoff hopes take a hit

Dec. 16, 2023 19:23 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Vikings got the improved quarterback play they were looking for with Nick Mullens behind center. Whether he can lead Minnesota to the playoffs remains to be seen. Mullens, the fourth quarterback to start for the Vikings this season, was 26 of 33 for 303 yards...

Jake Browning shines again for Bengals, rallying them to 27-24 overtime win over Vikings

Dec. 16, 2023 19:06 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Trailing 17-3 late in the third quarter behind an offense that had struggled to move the ball, the Bengals needed Jake Browning to be nearly perfect — and he was. Browning led Cincinnati to three fourth-quarter touchdowns and directed the winning drive in...

Jake Browning steals spotlight as Bengals stun Jaguars 34-31 in OT. Trevor Lawrence injures ankle

Dec. 05, 2023 01:13 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jake Browning insists his first career start was the real surprise. Everyone else would disagree. Browning threw for 354 yards and a touchdown in his second start — much better than the four-sack, two-turnover performance a week earlier — and the...