Cincinnati @ Denver
Current Records: Cincinnati 7-6; Denver 7-6
What to Know
The Cincinnati Bengals have enjoyed the comforts of home their last three games, but now they must head out on the road. They will take on the Denver Broncos at 4:05 p.m. ET next Sunday at Empower Field at Mile High. Denver will be strutting in after a victory while the Bengals will be stumbling in from a defeat.
Cincinnati fought the good fight in their overtime contest against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday but wound up with a less-than-desirable result, falling 26-23. Cincinnati’s loss shouldn’t obscure the performances of WR Ja’Marr Chase, who caught five passes for two TDs and 77 yards, and QB Joe Burrow, who passed for two TDs and 348 yards on 34 attempts.
Special teams collected 11 points for Cincinnati. K Evan McPherson delivered a perfect 3-for-3 game.
Meanwhile, Denver was the big favorite in their most recent matchup, and for good reason. Everything went their way against the Detroit Lions on Sunday as they made off with a 38-10 win. The game was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, by which point the Broncos had established a 31-10 advantage. RB Melvin Gordon was the offensive standout of the game for Denver, rushing for two TDs and 111 yards on 24 carries.
The Bengals and Denver now sit at an identical 7-6. A pair of defensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: Cincinnati enters the game with 37 sacks, good for second best in the NFL. As for Denver, they rank second in the league when it comes to rushing touchdowns allowed, with only seven on the season.
How To Watch
When: Sunday at 4:05 p.m. ETWhere: Empower Field at Mile High — Denver, ColoradoTV: CBSOnline streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)Follow: CBS Sports App
Denver have won three out of their last four games against Cincinnati.
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