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CINCINNATI BENGALS HISTORY: 1990
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1990 FINAL RESULTS

Record: 9-7-0 (1st in AFC Central); 5-3 at home, 4-4 on road

Head Coach: Sam Wyche 

DateOpponentW-LScoreAtt.Stadium
September 9NY JetsW25-2056,467Riverfront
September 16at San DiegoW21-1648,098San Diego Jack Murphy
September 23New EnglandW41-756,470Riverfront
October 1at SeattleL16-3160,135Kingdome
October 7at LA RamsW34-31 (OT)62,619Anaheim
October 14at HoustonL17-4853,501Astrodome
October 22at ClevelandW34-1378,567Cleveland
October 28at AtlantaL17-3853,214Atlanta-Fulton County
November 4New OrleansL7-2160,067Riverfront
November 18PittsburghW27-360,064Riverfront
November 25IndianapolisL20-3460,051Riverfront
December 2at PittsburghW16-1258,200Three Rivers
December 9San FranciscoL17-20 (OT)60,084Riverfront
December 16at LA RaidersL7-2454,132Los Angeles Coliseum
December 23HoustonW40-2060,044Riverfront
December 30ClevelandW21-1460,041Riverfront
AFC WILD CARD PLAYOFFS
January 6HoustonW41-1460,012Riverfront
AFC DIVISIONAL PLAYOFFS
January 13at LA RaidersL10-2092,045Los Angeles Coliseum
Bengals 1990 Summary

The Bengals posted a 9-7 regular-season record to win the AFC Central Division and move into the playoffs, where they defeated the Houston Oilers, 41-14, before losing to the Los Angeles Raiders, 20-10, in the second round.

1990: A CLOSER LOOK
PRO BOWL PLAYERS
  • RB James Brooks
  • S David Fulcher
  • TE Rodney Holman
  • T Anthony Munoz's
1990 SEASON LEADERS
  • Passing: Boomer Esiason (402 Att, 224 Comp, 3031 Yds, 55.7 Pct, 24 TD, 22 Int, 77.0 Rating)
  • Rushing: James Brooks (195 Att, 1004 Yds, 5.1 Avg, 56 Long, 5 TD)
  • Receiving: Eddie Brown (44 Rec, 706 Yds, 16.0 Avg, 50 Long, 9 TD)
  • Scoring: Jim Breech, 92 points (17 FG; 41 PAT)
1990 NEWS AND NOTES
  • Quarterback Boomer Esiason established a franchise record for most passing yards in a game when he threw for 490 yards in Cincinnati's 34-31 overtime victory over the Rams in Los Angeles on October 7.
STADIUM
  • Riverfront Stadium
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1990 Helmet/Uniform

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1990 Logo

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TE Rodney Holman

TE RODNEY HOLMAN