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Miami Dolphins (1-3) At Cincinnati Bengals (3-1): All You Need To Know

The Cincinnati Bengals host the Miami Dolphins Sunday afternoon for a kickoff time of 1:00 PM (ET). Here's everything that you need to know before kickoff.

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Game: Miami Dolphins (1-3) at Cincinnati Bengals (3-1)
Time: 1:00 PM (ET)
Location: Paul Brown Stadium
Odds: Bengals favored by 3.5 points
Series Leader: Dolphins, 13-5
Streak: Dolphins have won 10 of the past 12, Bengals have won two of the past three.
Coaches vs. Opponent: Lewis: 2-1. Philbin: 0-0
Broadcast: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Marv Albert, Rich Gannon. SIRIUS: 128 (Mia.), 85 (Cin.). XM: 230 (Cin.).
SB Nation: The Phinsider Game Center
Weather: Partly cloudy and 52 degrees [Weather Underground]
Uniform: Black


Cincinnati Bengals / Miami Dolphins Preview | Bengals Must Keep Running Against Miami's No. 1 Ranked Rushing D | Talking Shop with The Phinsider | NFL Experts Favor Bengals Over The Dolphins | Football Outsiders Place Bengals On "Upset Watch" | Bengals Passing Against The Dolphins Secondary | The Kevin Coyle Effect | Primer | TV Coverage Map | STREAM: Bengals Injury and Practice Reports | STREAM: Striving for a Sellout Against Miami | Cincy Jungle NFL Staff Picks | FANTASY: Sit or Start Bengals In Week Five | BenJarvus Green-Ellis Looking to Resolve Sudden Fumble Issues | BJGE And The Long Run Argument | Taylor Mays Wants to be An Imposing Figure | Passing Charts: Andy's Progression And Using Team's Top Weapons | Ron Jaworski Ranks Dalton At No. 14 | Greg Cosell Impressed By Andrew Hawkins | Bengals Weekly Press Release | Dolphins Weekly Press Release


A.J. Green Wins AFC Offensive Player of the Month | Bengals Prowling Outside Top-Ten in NFL Power Rankings | Bengals re-signed TE Richard Quinn and re-sign CB Chris Lewis-Harris to the Practice Squad | STREAM: Dontay Moch Serves Four-Game Suspension and Returns |


  • Since 1970 the Cincinnati Bengals are 2-7 when hosting the Miami Dolphins in Cincinnati. The Bengals last win against the Dolphins in Cincinnati was 2004. The win before that? 1971.
  • How do the Cincinnati Bengals improve upon their 3-1 start, hosting a team that's much better than what their 1-3 record indicates?
  • After a rough start during his first season with Cincinnati, will BenJarvus Green-Ellis rebound against the league's top rushing defense?
  • Can the Bengals level of play on defense carry-over from against the Jacksonville Jaguars, especially against the run?
  • Dalton has thrown eight touchdowns in his previous three games; the most during a three-game stretch dating back to 2007.


The coverage map between the Cincinnati Bengals and Miami Dolphins, the early CBS game in those respective areas.


CB Jason Allen Quadricep DNP DNP DNP Doubtful
LB Dan Skuta Back DNP LP FP Probable
CB Nate Clements Calf LP LP FP Probable
DE Carlos Dunlap Groin LP LP FP Probable
C Jeff Faine Hamstring LP LP FP Probable
CB Leon Hall Hamstring LP LP FP Probable
CB Dre Kirkpatrick Knee LP LP LP Doubtful
T Andrew Whitworth Knee LP LP FP Probable
LB Vontaze Burfict Hamstring -- LP FP Probable
RB Bernard Scott Ankle LP FP FP Probable
CB Richard Marshall Back DNP DNP DNP OUT
LB Kevin Burnett Foot DNP LP FP Probable
CB Nolan Carroll Achilles DNP LP FP Probable
DT Tony McDaniel Knee LP LP FP Probable
LB Austin Spitler Groin LP LP FP Probable
RB Reggie Bush Hip LP FP FP Probable
WR Marlon Moore Hamstring FP FP FP Probable
DT Paul Soliai Ankle FP FP FP Probable
QB Ryan Tannehill R.Thumb -- -- FP Probable

DNP - Did Not Participate
LP - Limited Participation
FP - Full Participation

Game Status
Out = Player will not play
Doubtful = 25% chance a player will play
Questionable = 50% chance a player will play
Probable = 75% chance a player will play
(-) = Not Listed - No game status available