Bengals Booth Podcast: Wishin' And Hopin'

In the latest Bengals Booth Podcast, broadcasters Dan Hoard and Dave Lapham break down the Week 11 game against the Oakland Raiders with postgame analysis, interviews and highlights.

Also in this week's "Fun Facts" interview, Hoard interviews offensive lineman John Jerry about growing up in Mississippi, his football career and what he likes the most about being in the NFL.

Some of the podcast highlights include:

  • 1:44 – Podcast begins with a recap of the game highlighted by linebacker Nick Vigil's fumble recovery.
  • 2:43 – Audio highlight of running back Joe Mixon's first rushing touchdown of the season.
  • 7:11 – Interview with wide receiver Tyler Boyd talking about the offense's inefficiency in the passing game.
  • 9:25 – Interview with Mixon talking about the improved rushing attack.
  • 12:25 – Lapham interviewed head coach Zac Taylor talking about the improved play of the defense, the improved run game and the play of quarterback Ryan Finley.
  • 15:54 – Hoard and Lapham break down the game starting with the adjustments made in the running game, how the defense generated sacks and turnovers and the lack of execution in the passing game.
  • 19:51 – In the "Fun Facts" interview, Hoard chats with offensive lineman John Jerry about his draft day experience, overcoming his early career struggles to be a 10-year NFL veteran and what he missed the most about not playing football last season.

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