Bengals fans were not happy Thursday night. They were booing their own team repeatedly in a 13-9 home loss to the Texans and for good reason.
The Bengals have now gone eight full quarters to start the season without scoring a touchdown at Paul Brown Stadium. They are the first team without a TD in consecutive home games since the 1939 Eagles.
Quarterback Andy Dalton has turned the ball over five times to begin the season with a mere 54.5 completion percentage. He has been sacked eight times and has a QB rating of 47.2.
Once he heard his baby was arriving early, Rosas said he woke up teammate Zak DeOssie, who has a young child, to talk him through everything.
“It’s so amazing that the organization would even do that, coming from the owner and everybody working together to make my dream come true and meeting her,” Rosas said. “It says a lot about this organization and family and togetherness. I’m extremely grateful. What a huge and special opportunity I got to be a part of.”
Bennett was detained early Aug. 27 for fleeing from a Las Vegas casino amid reports of an active shooter following the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight. The 6-4, 274-pound defenseman claimed police singled him out and pointed their guns at him “for doing nothing more than Order Cheap Jerseys simply being a black man in the wrong place at the wrong time.”
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, then with the 49ers, began the wave of protests in the NFL when he sat during the national anthem before a preseason game in August 2016. During the regular season, Kaepernick modified his protest of social injustice and knelt during the anthem.