Being the sixth and final seed in the NFL playoffs usually means you’re a sizable underdog. When it comes to the San Diego Chargers, that holds true a second weekend straight.
Make it 24 straight years since the Cincinnati Bengals have won a playoff game, and their loss to the underdog San Diego Chargers marked a disappointing end to yet another successful season. There was a lot of hope and promise, but now the focus is on who will stay and who will go.
The Cincinnati Bengals haven’t won a playoff game in 23 years and now one more year can be added onto that streak. The San Diego Chargers were able to continue their rejuvenated season by dominating the Bengals and eliminating Cincinnati from the playoffs.
The Cincinnati Bengals had an unexpectedly successful season with an AFC North crown and a trip to the playoffs. Now, they’re facing off with a San Diego Chargers team they beat just a few weeks ago, but they may be facing them without a number of players.
What seemed only like a pipe dream a few weeks ago became reality this past Sunday for the San Diego Chargers and their fans.
Former TCU and current Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton is promoting his newest product — “Andy Dalton Fragrance”.
He used to wear TCU purple and call Fort Worth home, now he’s in the great white north and dons the orange and black stripes for the Cincinnati Bengals.
With their franchise quarterback insisting he wants out, the Bengals took TCU’s Andy Dalton in the second round of the NFL draft on Friday night, their second straight pick aimed at replacing one of their most important players.
Andy Dalton threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score, linebacker Tank Carder swatted down a 2-point conversion pass attempt with 2 minutes to play, and No. 3 TCU completed a perfect season with its first Rose Bowl victory, 21-19 over fourth-ranked Wisconsin on Saturday.
When the TCU Horned Frogs stepped off the team bus and got their first look at the Rose Bowl’s impeccably manicured grass last weekend, any lingering thoughts of disrespect and disappointment evaporated.
TCU’s players handed out roses on the sideline after defeating New Mexico, symbolizing what’s next – a possible Rose Bowl trip.
Andy Dalton threw three touchdown passes before leaving with an elbow injury and No. 4 TCU capped its second straight undefeated season with a second consecutive Mountain West championship, beating lowly New Mexico 66-17 on Saturday.