Bengals sign CB Bene Benwikere

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Carolina Panthers cornerback Bene' Benwikere (25) intercepts a pass intended for Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
Carolina Panthers cornerback Bene' Benwikere (25) intercepts a pass intended for Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey) — Jack Dempsey

CINCINNATI – The Bengals signed fourth-year cornerback Bene Benwikere on Wednesday.

The 6-foot cornerback was Carolina's fifth-round draft pick in 2014. He started 14 games in three seasons with Carolina, including four last year before he was released. He finished the season on the practice squads of Miami and Green Bay.

Benwikere has two interceptions, three fumble recoveries and one sack in his career.