Bills at Bengals: Team connections

The Buffalo Bills will travel to face the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday Night Football in Week 9.

It’s a brand new NFL weekend with plenty on the line for both teams. But for some on the Bills (5-3) and Bengals (4-3) there is a bit more on the line than some others.

That’s because some players and coaches for both teams could be playing against their former teams. That can create a little bit of extra motivation for them heading into Sunday.

With that, here’s Here’s a quick list of connections the two teams have with one another ahead of the upcoming matchup at Paycor Stadium:

Bills DT Andrew Brown

 Bills offensive tackle <a class="link " href="" data-i13n="sec:content-canvas;subsec:anchor_text;elm:context_link" data-ylk="slk:Ike Boettger;sec:content-canvas;subsec:anchor_text;elm:context_link;itc:0">Ike Boettger</a> (65) blocks Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Andrew Brown. Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports

Brown is currently on the Bills’ practice squad. He began his NFL career in 2019 with the Bengals and was there for two seasons.

Bengals OL Cody Ford

 Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports
Credit: Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports

Ford was a second-round pick of the Bills in2 021 and did not work out. He was traded to the Cardinals in 2022 and has since made his way to the Bengals. He’s a backup on their offensive line.

Story originally appeared on Bills Wire