clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Bengals News (12/6): Bounce back

Even after his dropped touchdown, C.J Uzomah still managed to put together a solid performance vs. the Jets. Carrying that momentum into the final four games of the season will be crucial for the Bengals’ offense.

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

NFL: New York Jets at Cincinnati Bengals Joe Maiorana-USA TODAY Sports

Quick Hits: C.J. Uzomah bounces back, Andy Dalton looks for 200th touchdown pass
C.J. Uzomah's resilience helped the Bengals win their first game of the season last week.

Andy Dalton’s future is uncertain. But right now he has a chance to make it look a whole lot better – The Athletic
Back as the Bengals' starter, Dalton has four games to prove he's worthy of being an NFL starter next year — in Cincinnati or elsewhere.

2020 NFL draft order: Strength of schedule will play big role late
The last month of the season could end up helping the Bengals in draft order.

Cincinnati Bengals: Joe Mixon wants another 1,000 yards
Joe Mixon has his eyes on a big goal.

Around the League

The Expectations Index: How the 32 NFL teams are exceeding (or missing) preseason forecasts – The Athletic
The 49ers are the No. 1 exceeder of expectations — 5.3 wins better than the oddsmakers anticipated.

Colin Kaepernick's November workout produces its first NFL signing, but not for the quarterback -
One player involved in Colin Kaepernick's November workout has signed an NFL deal.

Radio analyst Tim Ryan apologizes to 49ers players for Lamar Jackson comments
Radio analyst Tim Ryan offered a mea culpa to players and members of the 49ers organization Thursday for saying Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson's dark skin helps him conceal a dark football when using fake handoffs in Baltimore's zone-read-heavy offense.

Patriots' Tom Brady makes light of toe, elbow injuries
Although he was limited in practice Thursday due to toe and elbow injuries, Tom Brady made light of the injuries Thursday night in an interview with Westwood One. Brady said he's feeling really good ahead of Sunday's game against the Chiefs.

Finalists announced for Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award -
The NFL announced the eight finalists for the 2019 Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award.