Cincinnati Bengal: Not so Fast, They Still Have a Lot to Prove

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Cincinnati Bengal: Not so Fast, They Still Have a Lot to Prove
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The Cincinnati Bengals' franchise quarterback refused to return; their two Pro Bowl wide receivers were shipped off; and they had a rookie quarterback leading the offense, throwing to a rookie wide receiver, with nothing but the support of a no-name defense. For many, this was a recipe for disaster. If you asked ESPN, the question was if Cincinnati could win a single game. Nevertheless, the team was able to go 9-7 and make the playoffs much to the surprise of everyone.

Now, many experts are predicting that the Bengals are built to slowly challenge within the division for years to come. However, this team still hasn't fixed most of the problems they have had since Mike Brown took over this franchise.

Here is why the excitement needs to calm down.

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