Broncos vs Bengals NFL Week Three Capsule

DENVER BRONCOS (2-0) AT CINCINNATI BENGALS (1-1)

REGULAR SEASON SERIES

  BRONCOS BENGALS
SERIES LEADER 20-9  
STREAKS 5 of past 6  
COACHES VS. OPP. Gary Kubiak: 4-0 Marvin Lewis: 2-6
LAST WEEK W 34-20 vs. Indianapolis L 24-16 at Pittsburgh
LAST GAME 12/28/15: Bengals 17 at Broncos 20 (OT). Denver QB Brock Osweiler passes for 299 yards & TD. Broncos K Brandon McManus kicks GW 37-yard FG in OT.
LAST GAME AT SITE 12/22/14: Bengals 37, Broncos 28. Cincinnati RB Jeremy Hill rushes for 147 yards & TD. Bengals TE Jermaine Gresham has 9 catches for 62 yards & TD.
REFEREE John Parry
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts and Evan Washburn (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 112 (Den), 82 (Cin). XM: 382 (Den), 82 (Cin).

STATS

PASSING Trevor Siemian: 40-59-444-1-3-74.4 Andy Dalton: 54-84-732 (1L)-2-1-94.9
RUSHING C.J. Anderson: 40-166-4.2-2 Jeremy Hill: 20-53-2.7-1
RECEIVING Demaryius Thomas: 9-138-15.3-0 A.J. Green: 14 (T3L)-218 (3L)-15.6-1
OFFENSE 353.5 396.5
TAKE/GIVE -1 0
DEFENSE 293.0 357.0
SACKS Von Miller: 4 (1L) Geno Atkins, Will Clarke: 1
INTs Aqib Talib, Chris Harris: 1 3 tied: 1
PUNTING Riley Dixon (R): 47.6 Kevin Huber: 45.9
KICKING Brandon McManus: 17 (5/5 PAT; 4/5 FG) Mike Nugent: 21 (3/3 PAT; 6/7 FG)

NOTES

BRONCOS: QB TREVOR SIEMIAN has won 1st 2 career starts…RB C.J. ANDERSON aims for 5th in row with rush TD. Has 219 scrimmage yards (109.5 per game) & 2 rush TDs in 2 career meetings…Since 2012, WR DEMARYIUS THOMAS ranks 2nd in NFL with 5,925 rec. yards. Only NFL player with 5,500+ rec. yards (5,925) & 40+ rec. TDs (41) since 2012. In last game at Cin., had 7 catches for 115 yards. WR EMMANUEL SANDERS has 3 TDs in past 2 meetings…LB VON MILLER had 3 sacks & FF last week, incl. sack & FF which led to LB SHANE RAY’s 15-yard FR-TD. Has 9 sacks, 3 FFs & INT in past 4 (incl. playoffs). Since 2011, ranks 2nd in NFL with 64 sacks. Has 4 sacks, FF & FR in 4 career meetings. CB AQIB TALIB had 46-yard INT-TD last week. Has 9 career INT-TDs, tied for 4th most in NFL history & most by active player. Had 33-yard INT-TD in last game at Cin. CB CHRIS HARRIS, JR. leads team with 4 PD & Talib ranks 2nd with 3 PD. DE DEREK WOLFE had sack in last meeting…BENGALS: QB ANDY DALTON leads NFL with 732 pass yards. Has 51-27-1 (.652) record, best by Cin. QB (min. 20 starts). Has 16 TDs vs. 5 INTs for 106.8 rating in past 9 at home. Has 29 games with 100+ rating & Cin. is 26-3 (.897)…RB JEREMY HILL rushed for 147 yards & 85-yard TD in last home meeting. Has 8 rush TDs in past 10 (incl. playoffs). RB GIOVANI BERNARD had career-high 9 catches for 100 yards & TD last week, his 2nd career 100-yard rec. game. Had TD catch in last home game vs. Den…WR A.J. GREEN has TD catch in 3 of 4 career meetings. Incl. playoffs, has 5 TDs in past 4 at home & aims for 5th home game in row with TD…CB ADAM JONES had INT last week. Is only active player with 2+ INT-TDs (2) & 5+ PR-TDs (5) in career. DT GENO ATKINS has 41 sacks since 2011, most by NFL DT. In last meeting at home, CB DRE KIRKPATRICK had 2 INTs, incl. 30-yard INT-TD. DE CARLOS DUNLAP had 3 sacks in last meeting & has 4 sacks in past 2 vs. Den.


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