Ballot and comments from AP Pro 32 panel voter Pat Kirwan of SiriusXM NFL Radio/CBSSports.com:
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NEW YORK (AP) Comments on the Cincinnati Bengals by the AP Pro32 panel (ranking in parentheses):
CINCINNATI BENGALS (20)
CLEVELAND (AP) - He's been criticized for his play calling, sideline demeanor and dreadful record.
Pat Shurmur has been under fire.
On Sunday, Cleveland's coach fired back.
BEREA, Ohio (AP) Brandon Weeden passed up dessert on his birthday. A sweet win over Cincinnati was plenty satisfying.