Found January 05, 2012 on Cincinnati Bengals Blog:
• NFL.com’s Pat Kirwan: Texans-Bengals outcome rides on two rookie quarterbacks The edge at quarterback has to go to Dalton, who is also going to be asked to carry much more of the offensive load than Yates. In Week 14, the Bengals settled for four field goals … and lost by one point. Dalton will need to make at least two touchdown passes this time around. It will be a tight battle defensively, but a slight edge goes to Houston. The Texans have home-field advantage and Johnathan Joseph on their side. In one of two videos embedded in Kirwan’s NFL.com story, an NFL Network panel of Deion Sanders, Michael Irvin and Steve Mariucci tackles, “Who’s better: Bengals or Texans?” Here’s what they say: (spoiler alert in case you watch the video) Mariucci: Texans, but good matchup Deion: Texans Irvin: Unclear … “should be interesting to watch” the Bengals In the other video – at the top of the Kirwan story on NFL.com – they talk to Texans play-by-play guy Marc Vandermeer, who, suffice it to say
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