Andy Dalton Will Be X-Factor For Cincinnati Bengals In Week 9 | RantSports
The Cincinnati Bengals just got their first win since Week 3 when they beat the Baltimore Ravens 27-24. They did it despite not having a passing touchdown all game. Andy Dalton has to play better if the Bengals are going to be true contenders. He has a chance to gain some confidence this week, facing the hapless Jacksonville Jaguars.
Gio Bernard among Bengals not practicing - Cincinnati Bengals Blog - ESPN
While A.J. Green made it back out on the practice fields Wednesday, several of his Cincinnati Bengals teammates did not. In all, eight Bengals didn't practice, with second-year running back Giovani Bernard atop the list. He left in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 27-24 win over Baltimore with a right hip injury. It was one of two injuries Bernard was listed with on Wednesday's injury report. He also has an injury to his clavicle.
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green returned to practice Wednesday, reports Coley Harvey of ESPN. It was the first time he participated since re-aggravating his toe injury three weeks ago. He has missed three straight games since then, but expects to play Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Green first suffered the injury in Week 2 against the Atlanta Falcons.
A.J. Green participated in the Cincinnati Bengals' practice Wednesday afternoon, fulfilling comments he made to ESPN's Bob Holtzman after Sunday's game. It was the first time the Pro Bowler practiced in nearly a month.
The Bengals' defense finally got its act together after three rough weeks, holding down Baltimore just enough to pull out a pivotal win. The challenge is to keep it going without Cincinnati's best defensive player.
Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict had surgery to clean out his left knee on Wednesday and will miss at least the next two games.
Bengals Pro Bowl linebacker Vontaze Burfict will miss Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars -- and likely next Thursday night's game against the Cleveland Browns -- coach Marvin Lewis said during his news conference Wednesday.