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  • Ben BabyESPN Staff Writer


    • ESPN Staff Writer
    • Previously a assemblage shot writer for The Dallas Morning News
    • University of North Texas graduate

CINCINNATI -- Shortly aft the Cincinnati Bengals won different playoff game, manager Zac Taylor continued 1 of the city's caller and favourite traditions.

Taylor dropped disconnected a crippled shot to a section constitution successful the city, a contented aft postseason wins that helium started past year. After Cincinnati beat the Baltimore Ravens successful the AFC wild-card circular of the playoffs, Taylor went to The Blind Pig, commandeered the microphone astatine the DJ booth and saluted the team's supporters.

"Another playoff win, the archetypal of many," Taylor told the raucous assemblage astatine the barroom and edifice located adjacent Cincinnati's Paycor Stadium.

The commemorative shot Taylor dropped disconnected was 1 of six that went retired crossed Greater Cincinnati. Bengals information Vonn Bell gifted a ball to Crowley's Irish Pub successful the Mt. Adams conception of Cincinnati.

Zac Taylor...a antheral of the people.

After each playoff win, helium delivers crippled balls to Bengals bars to convey them for their support.

— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) January 16, 2023

Bengals manager Zac Taylor's contented of delivering crippled balls astir Cincinnati aft playoff wins continues. Here is astatine the Blind Pig, which is close crossed the thoroughfare from the team's facility/stadium.

— Ben Baby (@Ben_Baby) January 16, 2023

Before past season, Cincinnati hadn't enjoyed playoff occurrence successful decades. After the Bengals bushed the Las Vegas Raiders successful the wild-card round, Taylor started the contented to convey section fans for their support. He was spotted going into Mt. Lookout Tavern, wherever helium gave a crippled shot and issued a code pursuing the team's archetypal playoff triumph successful 31 years.

Taylor continued the contented this twelvemonth aft the team's triumph implicit Baltimore, which besides marked playoff wins successful back-to-back seasons for the first clip successful franchise history.

"That contented is ne'er going to die," Taylor said aft the game.

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