Cowboys 31 Bengals 22
The Bengals nearly came from behind to shock the Cowboys. It looked very bad when Carson Palmer threw an interception on a tipped pass on the first drive of the game. the Cowboys went up by 17 in the first half and led by 11 at the break. The Bengals comeback was on the way as they recovered an onside kick. Chris Perry fumbled three plays later. It was his fifth fumble of the season. Palmer threw for 217 yards and 2 touch downs with an interception. In hid debut with the Bengals, Cedric Benson showed promise. Although he only had 30 yards on 10 carries. he had a few very good runs. T.J. Houshmandzadeh had a good game with 7 catches, 85 yards, and 2 touchdowns.