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Fifth quarter: Dolphins 17, Bengals 13

Fifth quarter: Dolphins 17, Bengals 13

cincinnati.com ESPN.com bengals.com Updated Oct 7, 2012
Joe Reedy offers his Fifth Quarter breakdown of the Bengals' 17-13 loss.
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  • Scott possibly done for the year with torn ACL

    Scott possibly done for the year with torn ACL

    cincinnati.com Oct 7, 2012
    At the beginning of the year the Bengals had talked about having a backfield by committee. That plan though looks like it might never get off the ground.
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  • The Colts Discount Double Checked And B.J. Raji-Shuffled All Ov…

    The Colts Discount Double Checked And B.J. Raji-Shuffled All Over The Packers: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Oct 7, 2012
    Here's where we're putting the GIFs of the week, from Donald Brown triumphantly trolling the Packers to Brandon Lloyd dancing around like no one's looking. Only the Chargers and Saints have yet to play, so let's see what the week had to offer. More »
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  • Dolphins-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    Dolphins-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    bengals.com Oct 7, 2012
    VS. POSTGAME QUOTESOCTOBER 7, 2012 BENGALS COACH MARVIN LEWIS Opening statement:“We let a good opportunity get away from us today. There is no doubt in my mind about that. We gave up a t...
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  • Quick hits: Lewis thought two FGs would win it; Bengals fear wo…

    Quick hits: Lewis thought two FGs would win it; Bengals fear worst for Scott; Chad sighting

    bengals.com Oct 7, 2012
    A grim Marvin Lewis called it right away. It’s the kind of AFC loss at home that can haunt. "We let an opportunity get away today. We've got to put the ball in the end zone," said Lewis after Sunda...
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  • Wrap-up: Ravens 9, Chiefs 6

    Wrap-up: Ravens 9, Chiefs 6

    ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    Thoughts on the Baltimore Ravens' 9-6 win at the Kansas City Chiefs: What it means: The Ravens improved to 4-1 and took sole possession of first place in the AFC North after the Bengals lost to Miami. Baltimore escaped with its first road win of the yea…
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  • Bengals Win Streak Snapped in Flat 17-13 Loss to Dolphins

    Bengals Win Streak Snapped in Flat 17-13 Loss to Dolphins

    The Bengals seemed to be riding high following last weeks win over the Jaguars. They played Sunday at home vs the Dolphins like a team that was flat and was ready for a letdown, falling to the young Dolphins 17-13 to fall to 3-2 on the year. Mike Nugent…
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  • Dolphins hold one-point edge at the half

    Dolphins hold one-point edge at the half

    profootballtalk.com Oct 7, 2012
    Correction week could be continuing in Cincinnati, when the 1-3 Dolphins are poised to knock off the 3-1 Bengals.  At the half, Miami holds a one-point lead in a low-scoring game, 7-6. The Dolphins are hanging in there despite injuries in the secondary …
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  • Ex-Bengals cheerleader reaches deal in sex case

    Ex-Bengals cheerleader reaches deal in sex case

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- A former cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals apparently has reached a plea deal in the sex abuse case against her.
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  • Dolphins-Bengals Inactives

    Dolphins-Bengals Inactives

    As the Bengals prepare to face the Dolphins at PBS in about 30 minutes, here’s a quick glance at the inactives. The Bengals are sitting some of the usual suspects, particularly DB’s Dre Kirkpatrick and Jason Allen, both of whom are still recovering fr
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  • Bengals start intact secondary

    Bengals start intact secondary

    bengals.com Oct 7, 2012
    The Bengals had their top-line secondary intact for the first time in three weeks Sunday, at least  for the beginning of the game against the Dolphins before a Paul Brown Stadium sellout. They were...
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Dolphins-Bengals Recap 01:26

    Sunday Blitz: Dolphins-Bengals Recap

    Oct 7
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Dolphins 17-13 win over the Bengals
  • Video - Dolphins Hold Off Bengals 00:32

    Dolphins Hold Off Bengals

    Oct 7
    Daniel Thomas and Reggie Bush scored rushing touchdowns to lead the Dolphins over the Bengals 17-13.
  • Video - Dolphins vs. Bengals highlights 02:11

    Dolphins vs. Bengals highlights

    Oct 7
    The Miami Dolphins defeat the Cincinnati Bengals in their Week 5 matchup, 17-13.
  • Video - Bengals postgame press conference 01:59

    Bengals postgame press conference

    Oct 7
    Cincinnati Bengals react following a loss to the Dolphins.

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