Plenty of NFL teams took home huge wins as Christmas presents over the weekend
Hey everyone! It’s Zach Pereles back after holiday vacation. It was great to have some time off, but I’m glad to be back to my normal Sunday schedule: Gluing myself to the couch for 10 hours and bringing you all the NFL (and other sports) news the following morning.
THE CINCINNATI BENGALS, BUFFALO BILLS AND LOS ANGELES RAMS
A whopping 525 passing yards (the fourth-most ever in NFL history). Four passing touchdowns. Zero interceptions. Those were Joe Burrow’s stats Sunday as the Bengals romped to a resounding 41-21 win over the short-handed Ravens. Cincinnati did an excellent job ensuring there would be no letdown against a Baltimore team that started Josh Johnson — signed a week-and-a-half ago — at quarterback and entered the day on a three-game losing streak.
This one was personal, writes NFL insider Jason La Canfora: