The Cincinnati Bengals are now back in town and preparing to take on the Steelers. But, they've had the last week off, during which many of them returned home, traveled to their colleges or went on mini vacations. Here's a look around the players' social media accounts from the bye week to get an inside peek at the action.
Geno Atkins went to a haunted house on the bye week. Maybe he picked up some new tactics on how to scare offenses.
Rex Burkhead and his wife (and dog) went to Hocking Hills.
Andy Dalton and his wife attended a religious conference on the bye week.
Will Clarke's baby daughter is cute!
For your weekly dose of Andy Dalton's son Noah, here's the Dalton family at a pumpkin patch.
Carlos Dunlap started his bye week with Bojangles' in the Atlanta airport while on a layover.
Dunlap returned home for the bye week to Miami where he went jet skiing, as he often did during the offseason.
He also visited Bristol, Connecticut for a few appearances on Sports Center on Sunday.
With the bye week over, Dunlap is ready to now prepare to beat the Steelers with his teammates.
Jake Fisher went go-cart racing with AJ McCarron and C.J. Uzomah; McCarron won.
A.J. Green got to spend time with his wife during the bye week.
Wallace Gilberry had his jersey number retired at his high school this weekend. He captioned this photo saying, "Two proud moments of my last happened night they retired my jersey #BCHS and got to share it with my little homie #likefatherlikeson".
Kevin Huber enjoyed some strawberry margaritas during his week off.
Strawberry margs in honor of the great @PatMcAfeeShow .... @MindiLN @chrisdoyle14 @tinamariana pic.twitter.com/xIAfpqnyAV— Kevin Huber (@khuber10) October 24, 2015
Jeremy Hill watched football on Sunday, just like the rest of us.
My NFL game day ticket will finally come in handy today #byeweek— Jeremy Hill (@JeremyHill33) October 25, 2015
He obviously was rooting for his friends, former teammates and fantasy football team.
Squad Too Lit #HitDemFolks pic.twitter.com/y50JOe5s9w— Jeremy Hill (@JeremyHill33) October 25, 2015
Hill also joined the growing trend of traveling by "hoverboard".
Adam Jones gave an early birthday shout out to Dre Kirkpatrick.
Jones celebrated Kirkpatrick's birthday with him and more friends, on a boat.
Wake up!! its my birthday #yadigg pic.twitter.com/yoWN0qDfW7— Dre Kirkpatrick (@DreKirkSWAG) October 26, 2015
Marvin Jones' sons chasing seagulls is the video of the week.
The duo were nearly outdone by their younger brother though.
Marvin Jones spent some time over the weekend signing autographs for fans at Dick's Sporting Goods.
@MarvinJonesJr signing autographs with his kids. #WhoDey pic.twitter.com/juRYu3Tovx— Chad Francis (@NATIfan90) October 25, 2015
AJ McCarron returned to University of Alabama this weekend.
Loved being back home in T-Town tonight for the game. I can never thank you fans enough. The welcoming back was unreal and just know the— AJ McCarron (@10AJMcCarron) October 25, 2015
University of Alabama and the fans will always have a special place in my HEART! Love you guys! Best fans in the world! ROLL TIDE!!— AJ McCarron (@10AJMcCarron) October 25, 2015
Rookie Cedric Ogbuehi got to meet his niece during the bye week.
Mohamed Sanu went apple picking with his family.
Sanu also went back to his school, Rutgers over the weekend for their Saturday night game against Ohio State, as you probably know, Rutgers lost.
Rookie Derron Smith returned home where he spent time with his grandma who was representing the Bengals.
Kevin Zeitler and his wife returned to Wisconsin over the bye week, with their dog of course, too.
The Whitworth's went on a family vacation to Chicago.
Whitworth and his son had a guy's night at the Cubs game.
The Whitworth's also went on a family date.
Whitworth and his wife had dinner with Eric Winston and his wife over the weekend in Chicago, too.
But now, it's back to business for everyone and time to focus on beating the Steelers!