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Marvin Lewis era: The good and the bad

Jan 01, 2019 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

Welcome to a special Marvin Lewis era edition of our editorial board's thumbs up and thumbs down, prompted by Monday's announcement that the Bengals fired Lewis after 16 seasons as head coach.

THUMBS UP

Ten nonlosing seasons in 16 years, including four AFC North titles. Under Lewis, the Bengals had winning records seven times and went 8-8 three times. The best record was 12-4 in 2015. In all, there were six double-digit win seasons. It's fair to say "thank you" for that.

Seven ...