The Cincinnati Bengals delivered a magnificent performance to outshine the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. However, till halftime, the Chiefs were on top and were leading by 28-17. It looked like the Bengals will be caught off-guard by the determined Chiefs but that wasn’t the case.
The game completely transformed in the third quarter as the Chiefs returned with zero points, and in the final few minutes, the Bengals outplayed their opponents to script an emphatic win. The game ended 34-31 in Bengals’ favor and the chief architect of the emphatic win was Ja’Marr Chase.
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Chase delivered a superb performance. He even broke several records during the game including the single-game record for most receiving yards by a rookie. The 21-year-old star Wide Receiver finished with 11 receptions for 266 yards and three touchdowns.
Ja’Marr also became the youngest ever WR to report such incredible numbers in a game, while also becoming the 7th player ever with a 10/250/3 game. He also broke the Bengals’ single-game receiving record. It was evident that after such a terrific game, Twitter will go crazy.
Along with Chase, the usual suspect Joe Burrow had a fantastic game as well. With 4 touchdowns under his belt, the superstar Quarterback proved why is being touted as the next big thing in the NFL. Since 2015, the Bengals are AFC North champions and they thoroughly deserve to celebrate.