Week 3 of the GameSided featured simulation of the week pits the Cincinnati Bengals against the Green Bay Packers in a battle of 1-1 teams who have Super Bowl aspirations.
Both teams are coming off their first wins of the season in Week 2, and are looking to build upon that success to begin a run to a championship. However, in order to get on a roll, both units after to go through one another.
On one end in Cincinnati, you have a Bengals team that boasts a defense that is near the top of the NFL. With the Packers, they have an offense that can score on anybody.
Aaron Rodgers vs Andy Dalton; A.J. Green vs Jordy Nelson; Clay Matthews vs Vontaze Burfict.
It’s a classic case of the irresistible force meeting the immovable object in this game between inter-conference contenders.
In four of the last five meetings between two teams, the game was decided by seven points or less with the Bengals winning the last two meetings in 2005 and 2009. Cincinnati leads the all-time series between the two teams with a record of 6-5.
Who took home the win in this week’s matchup? Did it continue the recent point differential trend? Check out the highlights below to find out!