Greene was signed to Bengals practice squad after final cuts... Entered NFL this past spring as college free agent with San Francisco ... Spent time at tight end, defensive end and linebacker during career at USC.
Career transactions: Signed with San Francisco as college free agent on 5-27-14 ... Waived by 49ers on 8-26-14 ... Signed to Cincinnati practice squad on 8-31-14.
2014 recap: On practice squad for Games 1-7 ... Played in three preseason games for 49ers and had one catch for 45 yards.College: Saw action in 37 games at USC at tight end and defensive end/linebacker ... Played in nine games and had three tackles during senior season ... As a junior, appeared in 11 games, logging five tackles, including two sacks, and had two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... Played in a combined 18 games between freshman and sophomore seasons.
The Bengals’ Mike Nugent is halfway to his goal of kicking 20 years in the NFL. Which means if he makes it, half his career will come dealing with extra points that weren’t as automatic as they were during his first 10 seasons.
The spine of the Bengals locker room still runs through Andrew Whitworth and Domata Peko. But young leaders like Jeremy Hill (above) and Giovani Bernard are emerging.
The addition of four rookie tight ends means, for the moment, the Bengals can let Ryan Hewitt continue to develop into what some in the building already see as potentially the NFL's best fullback.