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Rookie quarterback Andy Dalton threw a pair of first-half touchdown passes and Brandon Tate returned a punt 56 yards for a touchdown and the Cincinnati Bengals earned their fourth straight victory with a 34-12 win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
Dalton tossed TDs of 14 yards to Jerome Simpson and a beautiful 43-yarder that dropped into the arms of A.J. Green in the second quarter to give the Bengals a 17-3 lead.
From there, the Bengals leaned on their impressive defense that bent, but managed to keep Seattle out of the end zone until the fourth quarter.
The victory made Marvin Lewis the winningest coach in Bengals history with 65 career victories.
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The Cincinnati Bengals are using their defense and a couple of rookies on offense to stay in the AFC North race. Quarterback Andy Dalton threw a pair of first-half touchdown passes, one to fellow rookie A.J. Green, Brandon Tate returned a punt 56 yards for a touchdown with 3:22 left and the Bengals won their fourth straight with a 27-12 win over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
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Another week, another set of streaks vanquished.
With all the talk about the Bengals struggling following coming off the bye week and on the West Coast, they put all of that rest with a strong start and finish, beating the Seahawks 34-12 at CenturyLink Field on Sunday.
The Bengals have won four straight for the first time since 2009 and are 5-2, already surpassing their win total...