The Bengals were riding high off of 2011, with the emergence of rookies Andy Dalton and A.J. Green; however, the first half of 2012 has been a struggle. The Bengals are on a three game slide and coming off a bye week, looking to get things turned around in a tough second half of the season.
The Browns are no longer on the schedule, with Cincinnati set up to play tough divisional games in December against both the Steelers and Ravens
In order to right the ship, Andy Dalton will need to avoid turnovers and BenJarvus Green-Ellis will need to begin proving to Cincinnati fans why the Bengals were so ecstatic to pick him up in the offseason.