Bengals Beat Buffalo In Overtime

By WISE Web Sports

Bengals Beat Buffalo In Overtime

October 13, 2013 Updated Oct 13, 2013 at 6:50 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton rediscovered his groove on the road and kicker Mike Nugent regained his aim when in counted in overtime. After missing wide right from 34 yards in the third quarter, Nugent hit a 43 - yard field goal with 6:44 left in overtime seal a 27 - 24 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

Cincinnati, 4 - 2, improved to 16 - 11 - 1 in overtime games, and snapped a six - game losing streak at Orchard Park, dating to 1985. Dalton went 26 of 40 for a season - high 337 yards with three touchdowns and an interception. He bounced back after a two - game touchdown drought, and led the Bengals to their first road win of the season after losing their first two away from Cincinnati. The Bills, 2 - 4, were led by quarterback Thad Lewis who started in place of injured rookie EJ Manuel. Lewis went 19 of 32 for 216 yards and two touchdowns after being promoted off the practice squad last week.

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