Category: ‘Special Teams’

Cincinnati Bengals Release Punter Shawn Powell; Sign Punter Zoltan Mesko & TE Kevin Brock
January 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
A 10-yard shank ultimately cost punter Shawn Powell his job on Tuesday as the Cincinnati Bengals officially announced his release. Instead, the team has opted to go with a punter with a bit more experience for the playoffs, signing Zoltan Mesko to replace him. Mesko, a four-year NFL veteran who was...

Cincinnati Bengals’ Kevin Huber Headed to Season-Ending IR with Fractured Jaw
December 17th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
For Cincinnati Bengals punter, Kevin Huber, the season is over. The team announced on Monday that he will be placed on season ending Injured Reserve (IR) as a result of a fractured jaw suffered in Sunday's 30-20 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. ***VIDEO1*** The injury occurred when Huber was attempting to line...

Cincinnati Bengals Re-Sign Two Important Special Teams Players
April 16th, 2012 at 3:36 PM
The Cincinnati Bengals announced the re-signing of long snapper Clark Harris and safety Jeromy Miles. Both are major contributors to the success of the Bengals special teams unit. Harris was a restricted free agent, coming off his fourth NFL season. He came on board after the Bengals long-time long-snapper, Brad St....

Cincinnati Bengals Place Franchise Tag on Mike Nugent
March 2nd, 2012 at 3:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Cincinnati Bengals have decided to place their franchise tag on free agent kicker Mike Nugent. Thus ends speculation as to what the Bengals were going to do with the designation.'s Geoff Hobson estimates that the franchise tag will place Nugent's 2012 salary at $2.6 million. Nugent could still accept an...

Several Cincinnati Bengals in Contention for Individual Honors
November 30th, 2011 at 12:05 PM
The 2011 Cincinnati Bengals have been the epitome of team play. From the deep rotations on the defensive line to the contributions of all three running backs, Cincinnati has discarded their old reputation as a collection of individuals and embraced the team concept. Because of that, there is a tendency,...