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Capsule on Bengals-Eagles game

Thursday’s NFL game


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Time: 8:20 p.m., NFL Network. Line: Bengals by 4.

Records: Bengals 7-6 (6-6-1 vs. spread), Eagles 4-9 (3-9-1 vs. spread).

Comments: Eagles’ Nick Foles set a team rookie record with 381 passing yards last week against the Buccaneers and also threw a game-winning strike as time expired . . . Foles will be hounded by Geno Atkins, who has collected 10½ sacks this season and leads all DTs with 21 sacks since 2010 . . . Bengals QB Andy Dalton has thrown for 8 TDs in last three vs. NFC . . . Cincy’s BenJarvus Green-Ellis is 26 yards shy of his second 1,000-yard rushing campaign . . . Eagles DE Trent Cole has 57 sacks since 2007 . . . Philadelphia’s Jason Avant had seven receptions for 133 yards last week.

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