The Bengals are officially the worst

9:33 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 Journal-News Sports
Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton (14) calls a play in the huddle during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

The Cincinnati Bengals offense has plummeted to the bottom of the NFL after Sunday’s 23-7 loss at Jacksonville.

The Bengals are ranked 32nd in total offense at 269.8 yards per game and 32nd in rushing offense (72.3). And they are barrelling toward a trifecta of terrible with the pass offense ranked 28th (197.5).

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They also are tied for 28th in scoring offense at 16.1 points per game.

The last time the Bengals finished last in total offense was 2008, when they averaged 245.4 yards per game en route to a 4-11-1 record.

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The only time the Bengals finished last in pass offense was 2000 (121.6).

The Bengals have never finished last in rushing offense, with the worst ranking being 29th in 2008 (95.0).

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