The Bengals are 5-3 and though the team certainly has issues, plenty of players are deserving of recognition for the effort they’ve shown to get the Bengals off to a respectable start to the season.
Tyler Boyd is having a breakout year.
A.J. Green is A.J. Green.
Andy Dalton is playing some of the best football of his career.
Rookies are actually contributing as Jessie Bates and Sam Hubbard are two of the best players on the Bengals’ defense right now.
There have been great plays — remember Clayton Fejedelem’s Week 1 fumble recovery for a touchdown? That may have been the best play of the season thus far.
So on the Bengals’ bye week before they host the Saints at Paul Brown Stadium, we’re honoring the players and plays who deserve recognition from the first half of the season.
Read, re-watch some great moments, and cast your vote on offensive MVP, defensive MVP, special teams MVP, play of the season, and more!