Giovani Bernard goes Madden on Vikings (GIF)


Aug 29, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard (25) runs with the ball against the Indianapolis Colts at Paul Brown Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

Cincinnati Bengals running back Giovani Bernard has been one of the best rookies in the NFL this year, but his production has taken a bit of a drop lately. Two of the past three games have seen Bernard account for less than 70 all-purpose yards, and with Charger receiver Keenan Allan and Packers RB Eddie Lacy putting up big numbers, it looked as though Gio had fallen out of the race for the NFL Rookie of the Year award.

He’s having a nice game today with 64 yards early in the third-quarter, 41 of which came on this dazzling play which he looked like he was playing the Madden video game:

Gio is quickly mastering the circle button.

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