Several Bengal players who have been fighting off preseason injuries were back practicing today as the team prepares for the regular season opener in Baltimore next week. Both RB’s Benjarvus Green-Ellis and Bernard Scott practiced today along with DE Robert Geathers, LB Rey Maualuga and CB’s Adam Jones & Jason Allen. The only players who did not practice were C Kyle Cook, DE Carlos Dunlop and CB Dre Kirkpatrick who will be rehabbing for 1-2 more weeks. Read more.
The Bengals signed T Jeff Adams (FA) to the practice squad yesterday. Adams becomes the 8th player signed to the teams practice squad, he was released by the Dallas Cowboys after playing in 2 preseason games.
The Bengals signed 7 players to their practice squad today, including RB Dan Herron and QB Zac Robinson. They are allowed to sign 8 players so expect one more player to be signed soon. For the list of players signed today check out the transactions page.
Bengals rookie LB Vontaze Burfict was once projected to be a first round draft pick, but after a turbulent senior year followed by a terrible combine & pro day, the un-drafted rookie appears to have made the Bengals roster. Read more.
Today is cut down day and the Bengals have made many moves in cutting down their roster to 53 players. See our transactions page for the latest moves.