Tuesday, Oct 09, 2018 05:01 PM
Bengals Defense Responds, But Flag Wins
CARSON, Calif. _ This was the game everyone had been expecting from the Bengals defense ever since head coach Marvin Lewis took over calling the plays four games ago. He’s still looking for his first victory as the five-game slide continued Sunday, but during the 26-21 loss to high-flying Chargers in the cozy confines of the StubHub Center the Bengals held their MVP candidate Philip Rivers to a season-low 288 yards that turned out to be the beleaguered Cincinnati defense’s best effort of the season.
Postgame Quotes: Week 14 Chargers
Head coach Marvin Lewis and the Bengals players meet with the media following the week 14 matchup against the Los Angles Chargers.
Quick Hits: Players Like Gambles; Defense Mans Up; Joltin' Joe Gets His Most Work
Head coach Marvin Lewis rolled the dice throughout Sunday’s wrenching 26-21 loss to the heavily-favored Chargers and the players had his back after the failed fourth-and-one from their own 35 on the first series of the second half.