1:00 PM ET, November 18, 2012
Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, MO
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Bengals punt team trotted onto the field midway through the first quarter Sunday, shortly after the Chiefs had kicked a field goal to take a rare lead in a game.All the momentum was going Kansas City's way.Then the snap landed in the hands of Cedric Peerman, who was lined up to protect punter Kevin Huber. The running back raced around the side of the line, the perfectly executed fake catching the Chiefs napping, and 32 yards later gave Cincinnati a first down.
Green's Scoring Streak Continues
A.J. Green caught a touchdown pass in the Bengals' victory Sunday, his ninth straight game with a TD catch. That ties him for the third longest streak in a single season.
Most consecutive games with receiving TD in season, NFL history
-- Elias Sports Bureau
Bengals CB Terence Newman left with a concussion. Chiefs WR Dwayne Bowe (neck) and left tackle Branden Albert (back) also were hurt. ... The Bengals were 3 for 3 on fourth down. ... DT Geno Atkins forced two fumbles, had a sack and led Cincinnati with six tackles. ... Cassel and Quinn combined to go 17 of 30 for 188 yards.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||5.9||4.7|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||0-0||0-0|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||8:35||Ryan Succop 34 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 59 yds, 2:59
|TD||2:56||A.J. Green 4 Yard Pass From Andy Dalton (Mike Nugent Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 78 yds, 5:40
|TD||7:54||Andy Dalton 1 Yard Run (Mike Nugent Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 57 yds, 2:13
|TD||0:57||Benjarvus Green-Ellis 1 Yard Run (Mike Nugent Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 79 yds, 5:25
|FG||0:05||Ryan Succop 33 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 7 plays, 65 yds, 0:53
|TD||9:45||Mohamed Sanu 14 Yard Pass From Andy Dalton (Mike Nugent Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 72 yds, 5:21
Andy Dalton was 15-of-21 for 146 yards and two touchdowns on throws 10 yards or fewer downfield Sunday against the Chiefs, continuing his effective play on short throws. In his last three games, Dalton has six touchdowns and no interceptions on throws 10 yards downfield or fewer. Dalton's favorite target continues to be A.J. Green, who caught 4-of-6 short targets for 31 yards and a touchdown, extending his streak to nine straight games with a receiving touchdown, the longest active streak in the league and second-longest in Bengals history.
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