Primer: Cincinnati Bengals (2-2) At Jacksonville Jaguars (1-3)

JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 02: Blaine Gabbert #11 of the Jacksonville Jaguars passes during a game against the New Orleans Saints at EverBank Field on October 2, 2011 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Game: Cincinnati Bengals (2-2) at Jacksonville Jaguars (1-3)
Series Leader: Jaguars, 11-6
Streak: Jaguars have won four of the previous five and seven straight at home.
Coaches vs. Opponent: Lewis: 1-1. Del Rio: 1-1
Broadcast: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Bill Macatee, Steve Tasker. SIRIUS: 128 (Cin.), 112 (Jax.). XM: 228 (Jax.).
SB Nation: Big Cat Country | SB Nation Game Coverage 
NFL.comGame Center
Weather: 79 degrees and a 52% chance of a thunderstorm [Weather Underground
Uniform: White


  • In two road starts this year, rookie quarterback Andy Dalton has completed 37 of 56 passes for 413 yards passing and three touchdowns for a passer rating of 105.7.
  • Dalton became the first rookie Bengals player to rush and pass for a touchdown in the same game since Jack Thompson did it on November 18, 1979.
  • Running back Cedric Benson posted his 14th 100-yard rushing game; Bengals are 12-2 in games that Bengals rushes for over 100 yards.
  • Wide receiver A.J. Green leads all AFC rookies with 19 receptions and 312 yards receiving.
  • Green has three receptions of over 40 yards or more -- tied for most in the NFL.
  • Jermaine Gresham posted a career-high 70 yards receiving last week against the Buffalo Bills.
  • Defensive tackle Geno Atkins has recorded 2.5 quarterback sacks in his previous three games.


  • Jaguars are looking to post their eighth straight win over the Bengals at home.
  • Rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert has a 90-plus passer rating in the fourth quarter in two of the past three games.
  • Since 2010 at home, running back Maurice Jones-Drew has 80-plus yards rushing in eight of the past nine games.
  • Tight end Marcedes Lewis (17) needs two touchdown receptions to surpass wide receiver Reggie Williams (18) for third in franchise history (Jimmy Smith, 67; Keenan McCardell, 30).
  • Tight end Zach Miller posted his first career touchdown reception last week.
  • Linebacker Daryl Smith registered his six career interception last week.
  • Linebacker Paul Posluszny leads the team with 30 tackles; registered his first sack of the season last week.
  • Safety Dawan Landry recorded his first career interception as a Jaguar last week.


Offense Bengals Jaguars
Total 340.5 (20th) 264.2 (31st)
Scoring 20.0 (23rd) 9.8 (32nd)
Third Downs 28% (t-29th) 32 (24th)
Rushing 115.2 (t-12th) 126.8 (t-6th)
Rushing TDs 2 (t-17th) 1 (t-26th)
20-Yard Runs 2 (t-16th) 4 (t-5th)
Passing 225.2 (23rd) 137.5 (32nd)
Passing TDs 5 (t-17th) 2 (32nd)
Sacks Allowed 9 (t-17th) 9 (t-17th)
20-yard Passes 15 (t-10th) 6 (32nd)
Defense Bengals Jaguars
Total 275.5 (1st) 335.8 (12th)
Scoring 18.5 (6th) 21.2 (t-10th)
3rd Downs Allowed 32% (3rd) 38% (t-15th)
Rushing 86.8 (7th) 107.0 (16th)
Rushing TDs 3 (t-14th) 2 (t-8th)
20-Yard Runs 1 (t-2nd) 2 (t-7th)
Passing 188.8 (3rd) 228.8 (14th)
Passing TDs 4 (t-6th) 6 (t-13th)
Sacks 10 (t-12th) 6 (t-25th)
QB Rating 83.1 (11th) 84.0 (12th)
20-Yard Passes Allowed 9 (t-2nd) 10 (t-5th)
Interceptions 1 (31st) 5 (t-9th)
Special Teams Bengals Jaguars
Kickoff Return 21.2 (t-28th) 21.3 (t-26th)
Punt Return 9.0 (18th) 5.0 (29th)
Punting (Net) 38.4 (19th) 33.2 (29th)
Punts Inside the 20 9 (2nd) 5 (t-12th)


Andy Dalton

Date Cmp Att Yrds TD INT Rating

Bruce Gradkowski

Date Cmp Att Yrds TD INT Rating

Cedric Benson

Date Rushes Yards TDs
11.2.2008 24 104 1

Jerome Simpson

Date Rec Yards TDs

A.J. Green

Date Rec Yards TDs

Andre Caldwell

Date Rec Yards TDs

Jermaine Gresham

Date Rec Yards TDs
Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.