Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/28/12
Let me just preface this article by stating that if the Bengals start to fall apart this week that it isn’t my fault. I seem to have the black hand when it comes to writing good things about NFL players and NFL teams. I praise them and BOOM they start to come apart at the seams.My first article for Footballnation.com was titled The Unfair Scrutiny of Tony Romo. I argued that Romo was a championship quarterback (I still believe he is) who takes too much heat for his teams failure. Romo is having the worst year of his career.A few weeks later I followed with my next article: Why the Philadelphia Eagles will win the Super Bowl. Ouch. Next I wrote about how the Seattle Seahawks will be the NFL’s 2012 surprise team…… led by Matt Flynn.  Strike three? Maybe so.As I watch all of the NFL games each Sunday one team really jumps out at me as a solid team with a good young core of players and a pretty good quarterback. For years now the Cincinnati Bengals have been the subject of ridicule and ...
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