• 12/27

    Placed WR Andre Caldwell on the Reserve/Injured list. Signed WR Armon Binns to the active roster from the practice squad. Signed WR Vidal Hazelton to the practice squad.

  • 12/19

    Signed CB Devon Torrence (FA) to the practice squad.

  • 12/16

    Placed CB John Bowie on the Practice Squad/Injured list.

  • 12/13

    Signed LB Micah Johnson (FA) to the practice squad. Returned LB DeQuin Evans to the Practice Squad/Injured list from the Practice Squad/Suspended by Commissioner list.

  • 12/12

    Placed G Bobbie Williams on the Reserve/Injured list. Signed G Otis Hudson to the active roster from the practice squad.

  • 12/07

    Placed DT Pat Sims on the Reserve/Injured list. Signed DT Nick Hayden (FA) to the active roster. Signed DT Swanson Miller (FA) to the practice squad. Waived DT Cornell Banks.

  • 11/29

    LB Keith Rivers remains on Reserve/Non-Football Injury list. Signed DT Cornell Banks to practice squad. Released LB Bruce Davis from the practice squad.

  • 11/23

    Signed LB Bruce Davis (FA) to the practice squad.

  • 11/22

    Released CB Walter McFadden from the practice squad.

  • 11/18

    LB DeQuin Evans placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner list.

  • 11/16

    Signed CB John Bowie (FA) to the practice squad.

  • 11/15

    Signed CB Walter McFadden (FA) to the practice squad.

  • 11/14

    Placed CB Leon Hall on the Reserve/Injured list. Signed CB Brandon Ghee to the active roster from the practice squad. Placed rookie LB DeQuin Evans on the Practice Squad/Injured list.

  • 11/09

    Received a roster exemption from the NFL for LB Keith Rivers.

  • 11/02

    Activated RB Cedric Benson to the 53-player roster. Waived CB Morgan Trent.

  • 10/28

    Activated CB Adam Jones to the 53-player roster.

  • 10/24

    CB Adam Jones cleared to practice on a roster exemption.

  • 10/18

    Traded QB Carson Palmer to Oakland for a first-round draft choice in the 2012 draft and a conditional second-round choice in the 2013 draft.

  • 10/18

    RB Cedric Benson suspended for one game for violating the NFL's Personal Conduct Policy.

  • 10/07

    Signed G Otis Hudson (FA) to the practice squad. Waived DT Jason Shirley.

  • 10/06

    Activated G Bobbie Williams to the 53-player roster, lifting his roster exemption. Waived G Otis Hudson.

  • 09/20

    Signed WR Andrew Hawkins to the active roster from the practice squad. Signed WR Armon Binns (FA) to the practice squad.

  • 09/19

    Placed WR Jordan Shipley on the Reserve/Injured list.

  • 09/13

    Signed TE Donald Lee (FA). Waived CB Rico Murray.

  • 09/06

    Signed S Rico Murray (FA) to the active roster and QB Zac Robinson (FA) to the practice squad. Waived QB Dan LeFevour from the practice squad..

  • 09/05

    Waived TE Mickey Shuler. Signed TE Chase Coffman (FA) to the practice squad

  • 09/04

    Acquired on waivers: C-G Mike McGlynn (Philadelphia), TE Mickey Shuler (Miami) and WR Brandon Tate (New England). Waived: TE Chase Coffman, WR Quan Cosby and C Reggie Stephens.

  • 09/04

    Signed to the practice squad: FB James Develin, LB DeQuin Evans, CB Brandon Ghee, WR Andrew Hawkins, QB Dan LeFevour, T Matthew O'Donnell and DT Jason Shirley.

  • 09/03

    Placed LB Roddrick Muckelroy and TE Bo Scaife on the Reserve/Injured list. Placed LB Keith Rivers on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury list. Placed CB Adam Jones on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list. G Bobbie Williams placed on the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner list.

  • 09/03

    Terminated the contracts of DE Victor Adeyanju, G Max Jean-Gilles and CB Jonathan Wade. Waived FB Fui Vakapuna, CB Brandon Ghee, QB Dan LeFevour, CB Rico Murray, TE John Nalbone, DT Jason Shirley, FB James Develin, CB David Pender, DE James Ruffin, WR Calvin Russell, DT Cornell Banks.

  • 09/03

    Waived LB DeQuin Evans, RB Jay Finley, RB John Griffin, WR Andrew Hawkins, CB Korey Lindsey, T Matthew O'Donnell, G Chris Riley and K Thomas Weber.

  • 09/02

    Signed C Kyle Cook, CB Leon Hall and T Andrew Whitworth to contract extensions.

  • 08/31

    Signed DT Cornell Banks (FA).

  • 08/29

    Acquired CB Kelly Jennings in a trade with Seattle in exchange for DT Clinton McDonald. Waived DT Lolomana Mikaele (injury settlement).

  • 08/27

    Terminated the contract of CB Fred Bennett. Waived LB Stephen Franklin, WR Jamere Holland, S Tom Nelson, QB Jordan Palmer and CB LeRoy Vann.

  • 08/23

    Traded with San Francisco to acquire S Taylor Mays. Waived WR Landon Cox, T Andrew Gardner, WR Bart Johnson, WR John Standeford and RB Jonathan Williams.

  • 08/17

    Signed WR Calvin Russell (FA) and CB/KR LeRoy Vann (FA).

  • 08/16

    Terminated the contract of DT Tank Johnson; Waived TE Garrett Mills.

  • 08/15

    Signed DE Jonathan Fanene (UFA-Cin.).

  • 08/11

    Signed WR John Standeford (FA).

  • 08/08

    Waived S Brian Lainhart and G Mark Wetterer.

  • 08/05

    Signed TE Bo Scaife (UFA-Tenn.) and waived C-G Ryan McKnight.

  • 08/04

    Acquired TE John Nalbone on waivers from Philadelphia. Waived RB Steven Robinson.

  • 08/03

    Signed RB Cedric Benson (UFA-Cin.), LB Brandon Johnson (UFA-Cin.) and LB Manny Lawson (UFA-S.F.).

  • 08/02

    Signed G Max Jean-Gilles (UFA-Phil.). Waived LS Neil Dahlman and LB Keith Darbut.

  • 08/01

    Signed CB Nate Clements (FA). Acquired WR Andrew Hawkins on waivers from St. Louis.

  • 07/30

    Signed QB Andy Dalton (D2 '11), LB Dontay Moch (D3 '11), QB Bruce Gradkowski (UFA-Oak.), RB Brian Leonard (RFA-Cin.), S Gibril Wilson (RFA-Cin.) and LB Thomas Howard (UFA-Oak.).

  • 07/29

    Released DE Antwan Odom. Waived T Andrew Mitchell. Placed QB Carson Palmer on the Reserve/Did Not Report list. Signed G Clint Boling (D4 '11), RB Jay Finley (D7b '11) and C-G Ryan McKnight (CFA). Placed CB Adam Jones and DT Pat Sims on the Active/Physically Unable to Perform list.

  • 07/29

    Placed LB Keith Rivers on the Active/Non-Football Injury list. Traded WR Chad Ochocinco to New England for undisclosed draft choices. Signed C Kyle Cook (RFA-Cin.), G Nate Livings (RFA-Cin.), QB Jordan Palmer (RFA-Cin.) and T Dennis Roland (RFA-Cin.).

  • 07/29

    Signed exclusive rights players: WR Quan Cosby, LS/TE Clark Harris, S Tom Nelson, RB Cedric Peerman and LB Dan Skuta. Waived WR Shay Hodge and K Clint Stitser.

  • 07/28

    Sign 17 college free agents: TE Colin Cochart, WR Landon Cox, LS Neal Dahlman, LB Keith Darbut, LB DeQuin Evans, LB Stephen Franklin, RB John Griffin, WR Jamere Holland, WR Bart Johnson, S Brian Lainhart, DT Lolomana Mikaele, T Matthew O'Donnell, G Chris Riley, RB Steven Robinson, K Thomas Weber.

  • 07/28

    Signed WR A.J. Green (D1 '11), S Robert Sands (D5 '11), WR Ryan Whalen (D6 '11) and CB Korey Lindsey (D7a '11).

  • 07/28

    Signed college free agents (continued): G Mark Wetterer, RB Jonathan Williams.

  • 02/11

    Removed the roster exemption designation from CB David Pender.

  • 01/11

    Contract of S Cary Harris voided by the NFL, releasing him to free agency.

  • 01/03

    Signed five practice squad players to the offseason roster: FB James Develin, T Andrew Gardner, S Cary Harris, G Otis Hudson, DE James Ruffin.