Bengals vs Jaguars Final: 30-20 - Recap
|Bengals vs Jaguars Final: 30-20 - Recap|
Cincinnati got 2 scoring strikes from Andy Dalton en route to a 30-20 victory over Jacksonville on Sunday in Week 5 action at EverBank Field.
Cincinnati was a favorite by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 36.5.
Cedric Benson rushed for 53 yards, while Bernard Scott added 20 yards in the win. A.J. Green and Jerome Simpson added 90 and 40 receiving yards respectively.
Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 85 yards for Jacksonville, while Blaine Gabbert added 11 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 221 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Jason Hill and Mike Thomas had 118 and 53 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by Jacksonville 296-239 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 13-12 by the Bengals.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 32:33/27:27, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Cincinnati heads into a Week 6 battle against the Colts. Jacksonville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.