Oct 20, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still (75) exits the game after injuring his wrist during the second quarter against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports
The Cincinnati Bengals got a much-needed bye week to rest-up and get some of their injured players healed-up in hopes they can return for the next five games that will determine whether the franchise will make a third-straight playoff appearance. That would be unprecedented in Bengaldom, and it’s an accomplishment that’s very much in reach with the team sitting at 7-4 and playing three of their final five games in the friendly confines of Paul Brown Stadium.
But they’ll be hitting the road this week to take on the San Diego Chargers, and they’ll hopefully be getting a number of their key players back from injury. It looks like they’ll get middle linebacker Ray Maualuga and defensive tackle Devon Still back after they missed the past month of action, but starting right guard Kevin Zeitler is still dealing with an ankle injury that kept him from playing last week in a win over the Cleveland Browns: