CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals’ starters played so sparingly during the preseason that it was difficult to get a feel for their revamped offense under new coordinator Hue Jackson.
Everyone will get it see it at work for four quarters on Sunday when the defending AFC North champions open the season in Baltimore, where the Bengals have lost their last four games.
Jackson was elevated to coordinator after Jay Gruden left to take the head coaching job at Washington. He has installed a more up-tempo approach and emphasized the running game. There have been a few noticeable changes, such as moving receiver A.J. Green to different spots on the field.
Quarterback Andy Dalton says the transition has gone smoothly so far.
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