Snowy Success for Cincinnati, Advancing to AFC Championship

Snowy Success for Cincinnati, Advancing to AFC Championship

Tucker Thomas, Staff Reporter

Last Sunday’s AFC Division round between the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals was clear striped tiger dominance from the first whistle. The Bengals led by Joe Burrow found quick results in a 6 play touchdown drive capped with a Ja’Marr Chase touchdown. They also showed great defensive play holding the Bills to turnovers on 2 of the 8 Bills drives, with forced punts the other 4. Providing great field advantage for the Bengals as they scored 4/6 drives to come to an impressive 27-10 win in a harsh condition Buffalo, NY.

Hayden Hurst hurdles Jordan Poyer on a rushing attempt                                           Via The Boston Globe


Joe Burrow finished 23/36 with 242 yards and 2 touchdowns, a QBR (Quarterback Rating) of 76.5. With the a combined 172 rushing yards from several Cincinnati players for 414 yards of total offense!

On the other side of the ball Josh Allen ended 25/42 for 262 yards with 0 touchdowns,  1 interception, and a QBR of 57.3. The rushing yards for Buffalo only totalled 63 yards for the night, tallied up to 325 yards overall.


With the Bills sent packing Cincinnati will play for a chance to play in the SuperBowl on 1/29 at the Kansas City Chiefs at 6:30 in the AFC Championship.