Bengals Fall 26-10 Against New York - Game Recap
The Jets grabbed a Week 12 victory over the Bengals on Thursday, winning 26-10 at Meadowlands Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Jets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 9.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 42.5.
Mark Sanchez completed 16 of 28 pass attempts for 166 yards and 1 TD for the Jets in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Bengals defense.
Cedric Benson rushed for 41 yards for Cincinnati, while Carson Palmer added 5 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 135 yards for the Bengals, while receivers Chad Ochocinco and Jordan Shipley had 41 and 38 yards respectively.
Cincinnati was outgained by New York 319-163 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-13 by the Jets.
The time of possession battle favored New York as their offense was on the field for 33:29, longer than the 26:31 of their opponents.
New York heads into a Week 13 battle against the Patriots. Cincinnati, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Orleans.