Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton isn't known for playing well in big games, especially in prime time. He torched the Baltimore Ravens defense as he completed 24-of-42 passes for 265 yards and four touchdowns, in a 34-23 Bengals win.
Wide receiver A.J. Green also had a monster game for the Cincinnati Bengals. He scored three touchdowns in the game. Two came in the first-quarter on a 7-yard reception and a 32-yard reception. He also scored on a 7-yard touchdown reception in the second-quarter. The Bengals led 21-0 at that point in the game. Green finished with five receptions for 69 yards and three touchdowns.
Javorius Allen scored on a 1-yard touchdown run in the second-quarter for the Baltimore Ravens. He finished with eight yards rushing on six carries and a touchdown. Allen also caught five passes for 36 yards receiving.
Tyler Boyd scored on a 14-yard touchdown pass from Andy Dalton in the second-quarter. Boyd caught six passes for 91 yards receiving and a score.
Mark Andrews caught a 1-yard touchdown pass from Joe Flacco before halftime. Andrews caught three passes for 17 yards and a touchdown.
With the Ravens trailing 28-17 in the fourth, Joe Flacco threw a 21-yard touchdown pass to John Brown. Brown finished with four receptions for 92 yards receiving and a touchdown. Flacco completed 32-of-55 passes for 376 yards two touchdowns and two interceptions. He also rushed for eight yards on three carries.
With Baltimore trailing 31-23 in the fourth, Cincinnati Bengals safety Shawn Williams strip sacked Joe Flacco and the Bengals recovered the fumble. The Bengals tacked on a 40-yard field goal by Reggie Bullock to seal the deal.
This was a big win by the Bengals and they move into first place in the AFC North at the moment. The Baltimore Ravens (1-1) will host the Denver Broncos (1-0) next Sunday. The Cincinnati Bengals will travel to face the Carolina Panthers (1-0) next Sunday.