The Cincinnati Bengals made back-to-back playoff appearances for the first time in 30 years, but for many fans, simply getting to the playoffs isn’t enough. And understandably so. Every team in the league has won at least one postseason game since the last time the Bengals did so in January 1991.
What will it take to make it three-straight trips to the playoffs and even, dare we say it, advance? There certainly are areas that the 2013 Bengals will need to improve on if they want to climb permanently into the upper echelons of the AFC.
Let’s take a look at the main areas of concern for the Bengals in the months ahead.