Cincinnati vs St. Louis Recap - Bengals Win 20-13
A.J. Green inflicted damage on the St. Louis secondary, getting 115 receiving yards as Cincinnati defeated the Rams 20-13 at Edward Jones Dome.
The match was decisive in favor of Cincinnati, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 38.5.
Andy Dalton completed 15 of 26 pass attempts for 179 yards and 0 TDs for the Bengals in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Rams defense.
Steven Jackson rushed for 71 yards for St. Louis, while Carnell Williams added 16 yards. Kellen Clemens threw for 229 yards for the Rams, while receivers Steven Jackson and Danario Alexander had 72 and 52 yards respectively.
St. Louis outgained Cincinnati 305-283 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-18 by the Bengals.
The time of possession battle favored Cincinnati as their offense was on the field for 30:03, longer than the 29:57 of their opponents.
Cincinnati looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cardinals. The Rams will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.