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Birthday benching: Social media reacts to Bengals replacing Andy Dalton

Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 @ 2:33 PM

Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton walks off the field after an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)
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Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton walks off the field after an NFL football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)(Gary Landers/AP)

The winless Cincinnati Bengals benched longtime starting quarterback Andy Dalton on Tuesday ... on his birthday.

Dalton, who turned 32, will be replaced by rookie Ryan Finley when the Bengals (0-8) return to the field after their bye week to face the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, Nov. 10.

Here’s a sampling of the reaction on social media:

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