Samaje Perine Effort Helps the Bengals Beat the Texans, 37-31

Sun, Dec 27, 2021 | Rob Otto


Washington Redskins running back, Samaje Perine, playing against the Minnesota Vikings on November 12, 2017
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2020-12-27 -- The visiting Bengals overcome the Texans, 37 to 31.

Led by TrayveonWilliams from the pocket, the Bengals scored 37 points away from home. TrayveonWilliams tossed for 0 competitions on 0 attempts against the Texans with 0 interceptions for a total of 0 yards and 0 passing touchdowns. TeeHiggins caught for 99 yards on 6 receptions with 1 touchdown. Samaje Perine ran for 95 yards on 13 attempts with 2 touchdowns. The Bengals ran for on 33 attempts against the Texans with a total of 169 yards. The Bengals went 6 for 13 on converting third downs.

With Brandin Cooks leading in receptions, the Texans racked up 31 points at home. David Johnson threw for 0 touchdowns and 0 interceptions on 0 pass attempts with 0 competitions for 0 yards. Brandin Cooks caught for 1 touchdown against the Bengals secondary on 7 catches for 141 yards. David Johnson rushed for 1 touchdown against the Bengals defense on 12 attempts for 128 yards. The Texans rushed for a total of 166 yards against the Bengals defense on 17 attempts. The Texans had 1 turnovers with 1 fumbles lost and 0 interceptions.

Posted at Sun, December 27, 2020 21:32:07 UTC