The Latest: Bengals to double crowd size to 12,000 fans

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:


The Cincinnati Bengals will be allowed to double their home crowd to 12,000 for the remaining six games at Paul Brown Stadium.

The state of Ohio on Tuesday cleared the team to increase the limit after most fans in last Sunday’s crowd of more than 6,000 demonstrated “safe and healthy” behavior. Social distancing and face coverings will still be required.

The Bengals host the Cleveland Browns on Oct. 25. The first home game at the stadium on Sept. 13 was played without fans.


The Minnesota Vikings will play at least one more home game without fans. No tickets will be sold when they host the Atlanta Falcons on Oct. 18, as was the case for the team’s first two games at U.S. Bank Stadium last month.

The Vikings announced Tuesday they’ll again have a

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Bengals vs. Jaguars odds, line: 2020 NFL picks, Week 4 predictions from proven computer model

The Jacksonville Jaguars will take on the Cincinnati Bengals at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium. Cincinnati is 0-2-1 overall and 0-1 at home, while the Jaguars are 1-2 overall and 0-1 on the road. Cincinnati is favored by three points in the latest Bengals vs. Jaguars odds from William Hill, and the over-under is set at 49. Before entering any Jaguars vs. Bengals picks, you’ll want to see the NFL predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The model, which simulates every NFL game 10,000 times, is up over $7,500 for $100 players on top-rated NFL picks since its inception five-plus years ago. It’s off to a strong 7-2 roll on top-rated NFL picks this season. The model enters Week 4 on an incredible 103-67 run on top-rated NFL picks that dates back to the 2017 season. 

The model ranked in the top 10 on NFLPickWatch in

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