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Bengals get to brink of playoffs without Burrow but now face decisions on many free agents

Jan. 08, 2024 17:31 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — After Joe Burrow was lost for the season with a wrist injury in November, coach Zac Taylor insisted the Bengals had been built to win even without their franchise quarterback. Well, yes and no. Backup Jake Browning exceeded expectations by winning...

Bengals' mistakes too costly as hopes for playoff berth fall short

Jan. 02, 2024 15:36 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jake Browning reignited playoff hopes after star quarterback Joe Burrow was injured, but the Cincinnati Bengals had too many other weaknesses in 2023 to earn another trip to the postseason. Browning's exciting three-game win streak in December kept Cincinnati in...

Jake Browning's charmed run filling in for Joe Burrow ends with 3-pick performance, loss to Steelers

Dec. 23, 2023 22:04 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jake Browning scrambled to his right with two Pittsburgh Steelers defenders closing in during the first quarter on Saturday and thought he did what he's done so often of late while filling in for Joe Burrow: make the smart play. One...

Browning, Bengals look to keep the momentum going while reeling Steelers turn to Rudolph

Dec. 21, 2023 17:21 PM EST

CINCINNATI (8-6) at PITTSBURGH (7-7) Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST, NBC. OPENING LINE: Bengals by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Bengals 6-7-1; Steelers 7-7. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 69-39 LAST...

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...

Bengals hope to stay in playoff race behind backup QB Jake Browning

Dec. 11, 2023 16:46 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — With a 34-14 thumping of the Colts on Sunday, the Cincinnati Bengals climbed above the .500 mark for the first time in a month. That didn't seem likely after Bengals franchise quarterback Joe Burrow was lost to a wrist injury and backup Jake Browning was pushed...

Backup QB Jake Browning shines again as Bengals pound Colts 34-14 to stay in playoff mix

Dec. 10, 2023 18:00 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — In a span of six days, Jake Browning has gone from Joe Burrow's little-known backup to the potential savior of the Bengals' season. Making his third NFL start, the 27-year-old Browning was outstanding again on Sunday, throwing two touchdown passes and rushing for...

Travis Etienne, Tyson Campbell active for Jaguars against Bengals on 'Monday Night Football'

Dec. 04, 2023 19:00 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Cornerback Tyson Campbell and running back Travis Etienne are active for Jacksonville's game against the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday night. Campbell (hamstring) and Etienne (ribs), both starters, had been listed as questionable for the Jaguars' first...