A 2014 seventh-round draft pick by San Diego, Reese was signed to Bengals practice squad after being waived by Chargers in final preseason cuts ... Played in all four preseason games with Chargers, and caught five-for-43 ... Was a three-time All-Big 12 Conference selection, including first-team as a senior ... Caught 187 passes for 3102 yards in four seasons at Baylor, leaving as the school’s third-leading receiver in all three categories.
Career transactions: Selected by San Diego in seventh round of 2014 NFL Draft (240th overall) ... Signed with Chargers on 5-14-14 ... Waived by Chargers on 8-30-14 ... Signed to Cincinnati practice squad on 9-3-14.
2014 recap: On Bengals practice squad for Games 1-5 ... Played in all four preseason games with San Diego, catching five-for-43.College highlights: First-team All-Big 12 as senior and honorable mention as sophomore and junior ... Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll in Spring 2011 ... Played in 48 career games with 31 starts ... Caught 187 passes for 3102 yards and 24 TDs, leaving Baylor as the school’s third-leading receiver in all three categories ... Scored 21 of his 24 TDs on plays of 40 yards-or-longer, the most in NCAA history ... Average length of his 24 TDs was 50.6 yards, and nine of his TDs were on plays of 60 yards-or-longer ... Part of first Baylor class to play in four straight bowl games, capped off with the program’s first ever Big 12 championship and BCS bowl berth.
As he prepares for another one of those Wild Wild Card Games Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium against the Ravens (1 p.m.-Cincinnati’s Channel 12), Andrew Whitworth is getting pep talks from his wife and inspiration from Anthony Munoz.
The Bengals this Friday will present a $150,000 NFL Club Matching Field Grant to Harrison (Ohio) High School, for improvements to the Wildcats football stadium and track-and-field complex.