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1981 Cincinnati Bengals

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Record: 12-4-0, Finished 1st in AFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

1981 AFC Champions

Scored 421 points (26.3/g), 3rd of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 304 points (19.0/g), 12th.
 Differential of 117 points (7.3/g), 2nd.
 Expected W-L: 10.9-5.1.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 11-5-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +13 (0.8/g), 4th.

Simple Rating System: Total 5.5, Offense: 4.5, Defense: 1.0, SoS: -1.8, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Forrest Gregg(12-4-0)
 Defensive Coordinator: Hank Bullough
 Other Notable Asst.: Dick LeBeau (Defensive Backs)

Team Executives

 Defensive Alignment: 3-4

Training Camp: Wilmington College (Wilmington, Ohio)