JACKSONVILLE - The hallmarks of the Bengals run to five straight post-season appearances looked intact and ready for the Sept. 11 opener despite Sunday night’s 26-21 loss to the Jaguars at EverBank Field.
JACKSONVILLE - Pro Bowl cornerback Adam Jones had a smile on his face even though he sat out Sunday night’s 26-21 loss to the Jaguars when he strained his calf in warmups.
JACKSONVILLE - While the Jaguars were losing the most games in the NFL the last five years, the Bengals were one of four teams who went to the playoffs every one of those seasons and Sunday night had the same kind of feel at EverBank Field despite Jacksonville taking a 26-21 victory with 23 unanswered points.
The Cincinnati Bengals joined in the celebration Friday night as football season got underway on the new field at Deer Park Jr./Sr. High School.