• Mon. Sep 20th, 2021

Bengals head to Miami after home loss to Giants

Bengals clear the way for runner Brandon Wilson at Paul Brown Stadium Sunday. Photo by Michael Mitchell

Story and photos by Michael Mitchell

Nowhere to go. Bengal Carl Lawson gets his arms around a Giant runner Sunday for a stop. Photo by Michael Mitchell

The Cincinnati Bengals went down to defeat 19 to 17 Sunday against the New York Giants at Paul Brown Stadium. The Bengals were down 7-0 when Bengals kick returner Brandon Wilson (40) returned a kick off for 103 yards tying the score 7 to 7. New Bengal quarterback Brandon Allen (8), who has replaced injured Joe Burrow, finished the game 17-29, with 136 passing yards, one touchdown, one interception and one fumble lost. The Bengals are in Miami next week to play the Dolphins, who beat the New York Jets on Sunday 20 to 3.

Bengal quarterback Brandon Allen gets protection as he passes in the New York Giants game here Sunday. Photo by Michael Mitchell