|14||@Chargers||L 21 - 26|
|13||Broncos||L 10 - 24|
|12||Browns||L 20 - 35||1||2||1||0||0||0|
|11||@Ravens||L 21 - 24|
A CFA in 2017, Bell spent the first 13 games on the Bengals’ practice squad before LB injuries prompted his promotion to the roster and thrust him into a rotational role for the final three games ... Played 36 snaps on defense, finishing with seven tackles, while also contributing three tackles on special teams ... Considered a leader and good tackler at Penn State, he totaled 224 career tackles, including 27 TFLs, in four seasons with the Nittany Lions.