The Bengals obtained a pick-six from defensive finish Carlos Dunlap within the fourth quarter, the distinction in a 24-23 victory over the Colts.
Jacoby Brissett tried to hit tight finish Jack Doyle over the center, however Dunlap tipped the move earlier than catching it and returning it 16 yards for the go-ahead rating. The Bengals held on, with Indianapolis going three and out after which reaching the Cincinnati 48 earlier than Brissett’s fourth-and-four move was incomplete with 1:18 remaining.
Dunlap additionally had three tackles, together with one for loss, a sack, two quarterback hits and a move defensed.
Andy Dalton accomplished 17 of 29 pbades for 243 yards and two touchdowns. Operating again Joe Mixon, who had solely 18 yards on 11 carries, caught three pbades for 91 yards, together with a 67-yarder. A.J. Inexperienced had three catches for 27 yards and a landing.
Brissett went 25-of-39 for 233 yards with two touchdowns and the interception. Frank Gore had 16 carries for 82 yards and 4 catches for 19 yards, turning into the ninth participant in NFL historical past with 17,000 profession scrimmage yards. Doyle made 12 catches for 121 yards and a landing.