Originally a college free agent signee of the Bengals in 2017, Cox spent time with Carolina and Arizona before returning to Cincinnati’s practice squad in October 2018 ... Opened 2018 preseason with Panthers, before being waived on final cuts ... Spent first four weeks of regular season on Cardinals’ practice squad, before being released on Oct. 2 ... Signed to Bengals’ practice squad on Oct. 10, where he spent Games 5-16 ... In 2017, played in four games for Panthers and had three tackles, before injuring his ankle and landing on Reserve/Injured ... In college at Michigan State, totaled 166 career tackles, 18 passes defensed, four INTs and two fumble recoveries ... Switched in college between cornerback (nine starts) and safety (16 starts).