The Bengals went from a 24 point lead at halftime to a 14 point lead with 2:21 left in the 3rd quarter. The Bengals began their drive after a touchback started them off at their 20 yard line. The Raiders were limiting the Bengals to short gains from both BenJarvus Green-Ellis and Orson Charles. Facing 3rd and 5, Andy Dalton was sacked - crushing any opportunity for the Bengals to maintain some possession during the second half.
Punt. Raiders begin another drive at their own 44 yard line.
After a 6 yard gain by running back Jeremy Stewart, the Raiders headed into the 4th quarter facing 2nd and 4 at midfield.
Bengals will begin on the Raiders 46 yard line at the start of the 4th quarter.
Perhaps there's a much needed shift of momentum in favor of the Bengals during the 2nd half after all.