Stopping the Drew Brees & Co. juggernaut? Hey, strange things happen every week in the NFL.
After crunching all the numbers, the answer is a little of both.
The Bengals get a beatable Tampa team at home, hoping to right the season before a bye and an easier second-half schedule.
Kenny Walker’s clutch penalty kick winner calms everyone’s nerves at wind-swept Nippert Stadium.
Given the defense’s injuries, the Bengals are going to have to win a shootout in Kansas City
Keeping pressure on the opposing QB (and keeping their act together) late in games is proving a winning formula for the Bengals.
Expect another tight contest against Miami, and another victory.
FC Cincinnati’s breakout goal-scorer has become the talk of the league, and even Spain.
Jobs 1 through 4 on the Reds’ off-season to-do list are adding quality starters from outside the organization. Nothing else matters.
The high-octane Falcons offense will present multiple headaches for the Bengals, who need to put pressure on QB Matt Ryan.