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Bengals News (11/20): Hue Jackson may not give Cincinnati the advantage over Cleveland

There are players and coaches in Cleveland who don’t think the Bengals having Hue Jackson is that much of an advantage for the Bengals.

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Advantage, Hue Jackson’s Bengals? Not necessarily, Browns say

“I can’t say,” interim Browns coach Gregg Williams said Monday as the team returned from its bye week. “I can’t predict any of that stuff. There’s nothing private in our world anymore. Every single clip of film is out there for anybody to watch.”

Notebook: Alive At 5-5

Leave it to Pittsburgh native Tyler Boyd, who comes by the term “Stillers,” naturally. His Bengals are one of five AFC teams at 5-5. And they’ve beaten three of them. But he knows what’s going to come down in the end.

Marvin Lewis Press Conference: 11/19

We had the three fouls in the kicking game — those are the plays that hurt us. We’re trying, but we have to try correctly with the correct effort. Our margin for error right now is not great. Defensively, to sum it up, it’s about being true and consistent. I thought they understood the principles once we figured out that we had to play 11-man football. We can’t waver with that. You have to stay true to that throughout the ballgame, and with the situational football when the quarterback is going to run in those third-down situations. That’s a different look, and you have to understand it and play to that.”

Now what? Fourth loss in 5 games leaves Bengals in free fall

CINCINNATI (AP) - Head coach Marvin Lewis fired the defensive coordinator and installed himself in a dual role. Bengals players talked about their trip to Baltimore as a pivotal moment in the season, almost a last-stand opportunity. They wound up getting run over.

Bengals coaches want John Ross to get better at finishing plays

John Ross was a lone bright spot for the Cincinnati Bengals during their Week 11 loss to the Baltimore Ravens. Ross hauled in two catches for 27 yards, turning one of those into a difficult touchdown to keep the game close.

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