CINCINNATI — The Cincinnati Bengals won an training on elite quarterbacking from the Baltimore Ravens’ Lamar Jackson. It arrived simply in time for the debut get started of rookie Bengals’ quarterback Ryan Finley.
For Finley and his teammates, elegance began at the first play from scrimmage and persisted during the ultimate whistle as Jackson-led Baltimore steamrolled Cincinnati 49-13 on Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium.
An introduced crowd of 49,918 attended.
Jackson went 15 of 17 throwing for 3 touchdowns and 223 yards ahead of stepping apart for Robert Griffin III to complete the sport. He posted a great passer ranking (158.Three) for the second one time this season, turning into best the second one quarterback—after Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2007—to succeed in the mark two times in the similar season
Jackson additionally scored on a highlight-reel sprint within the 3rd quarter, leaving Bengals defenders strewn in regards to the box on an electrical 47-yard run.
Jackson hit Mark Andrews for 2 landing passes within the first part and located Marquise Brown for a 3rd within the 3rd quarter.
Brown (4 receptions, 80 yards) stuck a 49-yard bomb at the first play from scrimmage within the recreation to get Baltimore rolling.
Working again Mark Ingram additionally scored within the first quarter on a one-yard run.
In stark distinction to Jackson’s play used to be Finley, whose debut incorporated a pick-six interception returned 89 yards by means of Marcus Peters and a sack-fumble returned 34 yards by means of Tyus Brown.
Finley used to be 13 of 22 passing with one landing. Tyler Eifert hauled in a six-yard move with not up to a minute final within the first part to chop into the Ravens’ 28-Three lead.
Having a look on from the sidelines used to be now-former Bengals starter Andy Dalton, who used to be benched Oct. 27 following the Bengals’ loss to the St. Louis Rams in London.
Working again Joe Mixon eclipsed 100 yards, completing the day with 114 yards on a career-high 30 carries.
Mixon used to be nonetheless lunging head-long into tackles within the final mins with the Bengals trailing by means of 39 issues.
Receiver Tyler Boyd, who exited the competition with an damage after a dropped move within the fourth quarter, led Cincinnati receivers with six catches for 62 yards.
The ones contributions and others best amounted to what used to be in line to be probably the most lopsided loss in Bengals historical past till Randy Bullock clapped a 39-yard box objective during the uprights to make it 49-13 with 2:29 to play within the recreation.