Aug 17, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14) takes a snap from center in the first quarter of a preseason game against the Tennessee Titans at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports
Quarterback Andy Dalton on getting the first-team offense clicking:
"“I think we were a little bit hungry tonight,” Dalton said. “After last week, we wanted to put points on the board with the ‘ones’ in there. So we go out of this game feeling a little better than last week.”"
Rookie running back Giovani Bernard on his first NFL start in place of BenJarvus Green-Ellis:
"”I’m eager to prove myself,” Bernard said. ”I want to be an everyday back. I don’t want to just be a speed back, a guy who’s shifty, or a guy who can catch the ball out of the backfield. I want to be able to do it all.”"
Offensive coordinator Jay Gruden on the improvement of tight end Jermaine Gresham:
More praise for Gresham: