The Coming of Age of the Cincinnati Bengals in Week Three

Posted: 29th September 2009 by B. Clifton Burke in NFL
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It's never been better to be wrong.á á Cincinnati is still elated after a thrilling fourth-quarter comeback against the loathsome Steelers on Sunday in a game that truly typified the attitude of Marvin Lewis' newest breed of Bengal.á á His teams of the past lacked the emotional wherewithal and intestinal fortitude to scrape themselves off of the canvas and fight a tough last round against the defending champs, but this bunch rope-a-doped its way to a win by physically outlasting Pittsburgh and staying calm when it mattered the most.á á The perennial bully came to town and right away started pushing around the underdog Bengals.á á In the first half, the running game was useless; blockers were getting blown off the line and Cedric Benson was not falling forward.á Carson Palmer looke ...

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