CIINCINNATI, OH. The Bengals today announced that strong ticket sales have occurred today for the Bengals-Chargers AFC Wild Card playoff, presented by Fifth Third Bank, to be played this Sunday January 5th at 1 pm.
Based on sales - plus support from local businesses including Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati Insurance Company, Cintas, United Dairy Farmers, Liberty Mutual/Safeco, WCPO/Scripps and Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse who have helped provide tickets to military families through the Armed Forces Ticket Association (AFTA) - the Bengals have secured an extension from the NFL for the sellout deadline for local television coverage. The deadline has been extended until Friday at 4 p.m.
If the game sells out, it will be televised in the Bengals home market on CBS network affiliates WKRC-TV (Channel 12) in Cincinnati, WHIO-TV (Channel 7) in Dayton and WKYT-TV (Channel 27) in Lexington, Ky.
Tickets for Sunday’s game may be purchased on-line through Ticketmaster, and fans can quickly reach the correct Ticketmaster web page through a prominent link on the home page of Bengals.com. Fans also may contact Ticketmaster by phone at 800-745-3000.
Tickets also may be purchased through the Bengals Ticket Hotline at 513-621-8383, or toll-free at 866-621-8383 (TDTD), or in person at the Paul Brown Stadium ticket office. The Hotline and the ticket office will be open until 7 o’clock tonight and will re-open at 9 a.m. tomorrow.