The Cincinnati Bengals do not have much to complain about coming off three straight playoff appearances with the same roster almost fully intact and what is sure to be another talented rookie class inbound.
Of course, the Bengals could always improve and finally take that proverbial next step. This may prove more difficult than simply getting another year of experience under the team's belt, especially with some of the ever-important continuity disrupted with both coordinators from a season ago now gone.
Still, the areas the Bengals must improve are quite obvious. Getting back to running the ball, stopping silly penalties and other such fine details winning franchises perfect are on the agenda this offseason.
Let's get nitpicky in the following slides by taking a look at some of the team's more negative basic and complex stats and figure out a way for them to improve upon the areas next year.
Note: All stats courtesy of ESPN unless otherwise specified.