Originally posted on Bengals Locker  |  Last updated 10/7/11
This is the perfect matchup for the Bengals this week as the Jaguars are only averaging 9.8 points per game so far this year.  The Bengals have played well on the road this year and they will again this Sunday.  Here is a look at the matchups in this game: When the Bengals have the ball:  The Bengals are going to give the Jaguars a heavy dose of RB Cedric Benson.  If the Jaguars sneak up to stop Benson, rookie QB Andy Dalton will start shooting passes down the field to A.J. Green and Jerome Simpson.  The Jaguars are giving up 228.8 yards passing per game, so if the O-Line gives Dalton time to throw the ball….he’s likely in line for a big game.  TE Jermaine Gresham is also having a solid year and he will make the Jaguars pay if they try to double team A.J. Green. When the Jaguars have the ball:  The Bengals are going to key on stopping RB Maurice Jones-Drew and WR Mike Thomas.  Jones-Drew and Thomas are responsible for 670 of the 1,057 (63.4%) yards the Jags’ have on offense this year. 
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