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 kicking game that has had as much to do with their run of five straight post-season berths as the A.J. Green-Andy Dalton connection and the Geno Atkins-led defensive line has undergone a youthful facelift less than two weeks before the opener.
The Bengals made one of those hard moves minus the knocks before Tuesday morning’s walk-through when they released wide receiver Brandon Tate.
A look at the roster in the wake of the injury to Pro Bowl special teamer Cedric Peerman as the Bengals prep for Thursday's pre-season finale against the Colts (7:30 p.m.-Cincinnati's Channel 12) at Paul Brown Stadium.
After cutting 11 players on a list headed by third-year linebacker Jayson DiManche on Monday, the Bengals still need to make a move with four players to get down to the roster maximum of 75 by Tuesday at 4 p.m.