• 11/16

    Signed LB Brandon Bell off the practice squad; Placed TE Tyler Kroft on the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 11/14

    Announced that CB Davontae Harris was designated for return from the Reserve/Injured list and eligible to practice.

  • 11/05

    Signed LS Clark Harris* to a contract extension; Signed WR Auden Tate off the practice squad; Placed DE Carl Lawson the Reserve/Injured list; Signed QB Connor Cook and TE Andrew Vollert to the practice squad; Released QB Christian Hackenberg from the practice squad.

  • 10/23

    Signed TE Jordan Franks off the practice squad; Placed TE Mason Schreck on the Reserve/Injured list; Signed LB Brandon Bell to the practice squad.

  • 10/18

    Signed CB KeiVarae Russell off the practice squad; Waived WR Auden Tate.

  • 10/10

    Signed TE Matt Lengel off the Houston Texans practice squad. Signed DB Demetrious Cox off the Arizona Cardinals practice squad.

  • 10/09

    Waived HB Thomas Rawls.

  • 10/05

    Activated LB Vontaze Burfict (exemption) to the 53-player roster; Placed TE Tyler Eifert on the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 10/01

    Announced that the NFL granted LB Vontaze Burfict (Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner list) a one-week roster exemption upon the completion of a suspension for Games 1-4.

  • 09/28

    Waived HB Tra Carson (Reserve/Injured) with an injury settlement.

  • 09/26

    Signed DT Adolphus Washington off the Dallas Cowboys practice squad; Placed DT Ryan Glasgow on the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 09/21

    HB Tra Carson cleared waivers and reverted to the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 09/19

    Signed HB Thomas Rawls (FA); Waived HB Tra Carson (injured).

  • 09/18

    Signed K Randy Bullock* to a contract extension.

  • 09/12

    Terminated the contract of QB Matt Barkley (Reserve/Injured) with an injury settlement.

  • 09/08

    Signed WR Alex Erickson to a contract extension.

  • 09/06

    Waived DT Chris Okoye and CB Josh Shaw from the Reserve/Injured list (injury settlements).

  • 09/03

    Re-signed DE Michael Johnson; Placed CB Davontae Harris on the Reserve/Injured list; Signed QB Christian Hackenberg to the practice squad.

  • 09/02

    Signed the following 10 players to the practice squad: TE Moritz Böhringer (International Player Pathway participant; counts as an additional player), DT Andrew Brown, HB Quinton Flowers, H-B Jordan Franks, CB C.J. Goodwin, C Brad Lundblade, OT Kent Perkins, CB KeiVarae Russell, WR Kermit Whitfield and LB Chris Worley; The following two players cleared waivers and reverted to the Reserve/Injured list: CT Chris Okoye and S Josh Shaw.

  • 09/01

    Placed LB Vontaze Burfict on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner list.

  • 09/01

    Terminated the contract of the following three players: H-B Ryan Hewitt, DE Michael Johnson and C T.J. Johnson; Waived the following 25 players: LB Brandon Bell, S Tyrice Beverette, TE Moritz Böhringer, WR Devonte Boyd, DT Andrew Brown, K Jonathan Brown, HB Quinton Flowers, H-B Jordan Franks, CB C.J. Goodwin, HB Brian Hill, LB Junior Joseph, C Brad Lundblade, WR Jared Murphy, OT Justin Murray, DT Chris Okoye (injured), OT Kent Perkins, DT Simeyon Robinson, WR Kayaune Ross, CB KeiVarae Russell, S Josh Shaw (injured), WR Ka'Raun White, WR Kermit Whitfield, DT Eddy Wilson, QB Logan Woodside and LB Chris Worley.

  • 09/01

    Placed the following three players on the Reserve/Injured list: QB Matt Barkley, H-B Cethan Carter and S Trayvon Henderson.

  • 08/31

    Waived HB Jarveon Williams (injury settlement).

  • 08/30

    Waived CB Darius Hillary.

  • 08/28

    Signed DT Geno Atkins* and DE Carlos Dunlap* to contract extensions; Signed CB Darius Hillary (FA); Waived G Cory Helms (injury settlement).

  • 08/24

    Terminated the contract of DT Chris Baker.

  • 08/23

    Waived CB Sojourn Shelton (injury settlement).

  • 08/19

    Terminated the contract of S George Iloka.

  • 08/13

    Signed DT Simeyon Robinson (CFA-James Madison).

  • 08/10

    Waived OT Austin Fleer and HB Ray Lawry.

  • 08/04

    Signed the following three free agents: CB C.J. Goodwin, G-C Cory Helms and WR Kayaune Ross; Acquired DT Eddy Wilson on waivers from Seattle; Placed G Rod Taylor on the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 08/02

    Terminated the contract of WR Brandon LaFell; Waived DE Ja'Von Rolland-Jones.

  • 07/26

    Signed WR Jared Murphy (CFA-Miami [Ohio]); Placed OT Javarius Leamon on the Reserve/Did Not Report list.

  • 07/17

    Placed DE Gaelin Elmore on the Reserve/Retired list.

  • 06/21

    Signed DE Sam Hubbard (D3a) and Malik Jefferson (D3b).

  • 05/21

    Signed C Billy Price (D1).

  • 05/14

    Signed WR Auden Tate (D7c), S Tyrice Beverette (CFA-Stony Brook), C Brad Lundblade (CFA-Oklahoma State) and DT Chris Okoye (CFA-Ferris State); Waived G Oni Omoile, TE Scott Orndoff and S Robenson Therezie.

  • 05/12

    Signed S Jessie Bates (D2), CB Darius Phillips (D5c) and HB Mark Walton (D4).

  • 05/11

    Signed the following 10 college free agents: WR Devonte Boyd (CFA-Nevada-Las Vegas), DE Gaelin Elmore (CFA-East Carolina), OT Austin Fleer (CFA-Colorado Mesa), HB Quinton Flowers (CFA-South Florida), TE Jordan Franks (CFA-Central Florida), S Trayvon Henderson (CFA-Hawaii), LB Junior Joseph (CFA-Connecticut), HB Ray Lawry (CFA-Old Dominion), DE Ja'Von Rolland-Jones (CFA-Arkansas State) and LB Chris Worley (CFA-Ohio State).

  • 05/08

    Acquired WR Ka'Raun White on waivers from Seattle.

  • 05/01

    TE Moritz Böhringer assigned by NFL to Bengals roster as International Player Pathway participant (roster exemption).

  • 04/30

    Waived LB Carl Bradford and LB Connor Harris.

  • 04/28

    Selected seven players in the annual NFL draft: RB Mark Walton of Miami in Round 4 (112th overall), CB Davontae Harris of Illinois State in Round 5 (151st), DT Andrew Brown of Virginia in Round 5 (158th), CB Darius Phillips of Western Michigan in Round 5 (170th), QB Logan Woodside of Toledo in Round 7 (249th), G/OT Rod Taylor of Mississippi in Round 7 (252nd), WR Auden Tate of Florida State in Round 7 (253rd).

  • 04/27

    Acquired a 2018 second-round draft pick (54th overall) and an '18 third-round draft pick (78th) from Kansas City for an '18 second-round pick (46th) and an '18 third-round pick (100th); Selected three players in the annual NFL draft: S Jessie Bates of Wake Forest in Round 2 (54th overall), DE Sam Hubbard of Ohio State in Round 3 (77th) and LB Malik Jefferson of Texas in Round 3 (78th).

  • 04/26

    Selected one player in the annual NFL draft: C Billy Price of Ohio State in Round 1 (21st overall).

  • 04/10

    LB Kevin Minter (UFA-Cin.) signed with the N.Y. Jets.

  • 03/17

    Signed QB Matt Barkley (UFA-Ariz.); Re-signed TE Tyler Eifert (UFA-Cin.); HB Jeremy Hill (UFA-Cin.) signed with New England.

  • 03/16

    Signed LB Preston Brown (UFA-Buff.); OT Andre Smith (UFA-Cin.) signed with Arizona.

  • 03/15

    Re-signed P Kevin Huber (UFA-Cin.); QB AJ McCarron (UFA-Cin.) signed with Buffalo; DE Chris Smith (UFA-Cin.) signed with Cleveland;

  • 03/14

    Acquired OT Cordy Glenn, a first-round pick in the 2018 draft (No. 21 overall) and a fifth-round pick in the '18 draft (No. 158) in a trade with the Buffalo Bills for a first-round pick in the '18 draft (No. 12) and a sixth-round pick in the '18 draft (No. 187).

  • 03/08

    Signed DT Chris Baker (FA).

  • 02/14

    Signed OT/G Bobby Hart (FA).