Cincinnati 24, Tennessee 17

Sunday, November 6, 2011 4:05 PM
WHEN: 4:05 PM EST, Sunday, November 6, 2011
WHERE: LP Field, Nashville, Tennessee
TEMPERATURE: 68°
HEAD OFFICIAL: Jeff Triplette
ATTENDANCE: 69143

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 Total
Cincinnati 0 7 7 10 24
Tennessee 3 14 0 0 17

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cincinnati 6-2 2-1 4-1 W5
Tennessee 4-4 3-2 1-2 L1

Recap


Rookie Andy Dalton threw for 217 yards and three touchdowns as the visiting Cincinnati Bengals came from behind to take down the Tennessee Titans 24-17 on Sunday.

Jerome Simpson, Andre Caldwell and Colin Cochart each caught a touchdown pass for the Bengals (6-2), who kept pace with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens in the AFC North.

The Titans (4-4) fell 1 1/2 games behind the Houston Texans in the AFC South.

Tennessee dominated the first half, taking a 17-7 lead into the break after a pair of touchdown passes in the second quarter from Matt Hasselbeck.

Cincinnati got rolling in the third quarter thanks to a pass-interference penalty on the Titans that advanced the ball 55 yards to the Tennessee 20. Dalton cut it to 17-14 two plays later with a 15-yard scoring pass to Simpson.

The Bengals grabbed the lead in the fourth, capping a 13-play, 75-yard drive with a 5-yard touchdown pass from Dalton to Caldwell.

Chris Johnson had another tough game for the Titans, rushing for 64 yards on 14 carries.

Top Game Performances

Rushing
Cincinnati   Tennessee
Cedric Benson Player Chris Johnson
20 Attempts 14
78 Yards 64
3.9 Avg Yards 4.6
0 Touchdowns 0
16 Long 20
Receiving
Cincinnati   Tennessee
A.J. Green Player Lavelle Hawkins
7 Receptions 5
83 Yards 63
11.9 Avg Yards 12.6
0 Touchdowns 1
23 Long 30

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
Cincinnati 319 109 210 3 1 0 2.0 2
Tennessee 328 78 250 2 1 0 1.0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Tennessee will play their next game on the road against Carolina. The Titans have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Cincinnati will play their next game at home against Pittsburgh. The Bengals have a W/L % of .750 after a win and .750 after a loss.
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