The Cincinnati Bengals haven’t won an NFL playoff game since January 6, 1990. They beat the Houston Oilers—right there, that tells you it was a long time ago—by a 41-14 score in the wild-card round of the AFC playoffs. Since then, the Bengals have lost all five postseason contests they’ve played in. That needs to change this weekend.
After laying dormant through the first half, Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins came roaring back in the third quarter only to be silenced by the Cincinnati Bengals in the game’s final stanza, falling 38-31 in the home opener at FedEx Field.
Although the Washington Redskins are looking ahead to this weekend’s home opener against the Cincinnati Bengals, much of the talk in Ashburn centered around the performance of replacement officials in last Sunday’s loss to the St. Louis Rams.
The Redskins held an open locker room this morning before they start their first of three practices in preparation for the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.