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Mike Nugent

Mike Nugent - #2 - K

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 190 lbs.
Birthday 03/02/1982
Birthplace Centerville, OH
College Ohio State
Years played 9
Drafted 2005, 2nd round, 15th pick by Jets

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

FG Pat Pts
19 35 92

T.O. violates league policy by tweeting one hour before game

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 12:56 p.m. ET
The league has reason to fine WR Terrell Owens before his Week Five game against the Buccaneers even begins.

Bengals WR Shipley out for Sunday; WR Ochocinco probable

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
The Bengals have ruled out rookie WR Jordan Shipley for Sunday's game against the Bucs. Shipley suffered a concussion in Week Four after a hit from Browns S T.J. Ward.

Bengals' ground game off-stride

Posted Oct. 07, 2010 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
Through one-quarter of the season, the Bengals were still searching for answers for their running game.

T.O. proves he can still excel in right situation

Posted Oct. 04, 2010 @ 1:41 p.m. ET
The circumstances set up perfectly for Bengals WR Terrell Owens in Sunday's contest, and he responded with a vintage outing.

Brown hold on for 23-20 win over Bengals

Posted Oct. 03, 2010 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
The Browns finally held on to a fourth-quarter lead, surviving a big day by Terrell Owens for their first win, 23-20 over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

Bengals' passing game off to slow start

Posted Oct. 01, 2010 @ 4:15 p.m. ET
The Bengals' passing game is again trying to find its rhythm, even after several offseason moves made with an eye on the attack hitting the high notes of old.     

Bengals pull away to beat Panthers 20-7

Posted Sept. 26, 2010 @ 4:46 p.m. ET
Cedric Benson scored a pair of TDs in the Bengals' 20-7 victory over the Panthers on Sunday to spoil Jimmy Clausen's first NFL start.

PK Nugent hitting his stride again

Posted Sept. 24, 2010 @ 1:57 a.m. ET
In PK Mike Nugent, Bengals special-teams coach Darrin Simmons sees someone driven to recapture his past form.

Nugent kicks Bengals past Baltimore

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
Mike Nugent made a career-high five kicks, two of them in the closing minutes Sunday, and Cincinnati's up-to-the-challenge defense made it hold up for a 15-10 victory over the Ravens.

Bengals avoid blackout for home opener

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 12:37 p.m. ET
The Bengals announced Thursday that they have avoided a blackout for Sunday's home opener against the Ravens. The game has been declared a sellout.

Bengals' pass rush disappoints, remains area to watch

Posted Sept. 15, 2010 @ 7:39 p.m. ET
The Bengals, who notched at least one sack in 14-of-16 regular-season games last season, didn't record a sack in Week One in a humbing loss to New England, raising concerns about their pass rush.

Palmer-to-Ocho still the connection in Cincy

Posted Sept. 13, 2010 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
When Terrell Owens signed with the Bengals this offseason, he and Chad Ochocinco deemed themselves "Batman and Robin." But in Week One, it was the Boy Wonder who outshined the Caped Crusader.

Brady, Welker produce as Pats beat Bengals 38-24

Posted Sept. 12, 2010 @ 4:37 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw two of his three touchdown passes to Wes Welker, who returned from a serious knee injury, and led the New England Patriots to a 38-24 win over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.

Bengals DE Odom appealing four-game suspension

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 1:24 p.m. ET
Bengals DE Antwan Odom admitted on his Twitter page that he has tested positive for a banned substance but that he is appealing the league-mandated four-game suspension.

Ohio senator asks Goodell to reconsider blackout policy

Posted Sept. 09, 2010 @ 2:38 p.m. ET
Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown wrote a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell asking him to reconsider the league's blackout policy.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 10, 2013
The Cincinnati Bengals have re-signed place kicker Mike Nugent for two years, preventing him from becoming a free agent. No terms of the deal were announced Sunday.||||||| A nine-year veteran, Nugent has been with the Bengals for three seasons. A calf injury kept him out of the team's last four games of 2012 and its playoff loss to Houston. In 2011, Nugent set a Bengals records for points with 132 and field goals with 33 in one season. He tied a Cincinnati record with a 55-yard field goal against Oakland last season. Nugent has made 83.8 percent of his field goals as a Bengal, the second-best career percentage in club history.
Posted Dec. 09, 2012
Nugent has been placed on injured reserve.||||||| Josh Brown continues to take his place.
Posted April 25, 2012
Nugent signed his one-year tender offer as the Cincinnati Bengals' franchise player on Wednesday.||||||| Nugent recovered from knee surgery and set team records with 132 points and 33 field goals last season, helping the Bengals to a wild card playoff spot. He was an unrestricted free agent after the season, but the Bengals used their franchise tag on him March 2.
Posted Nov. 16, 2010
Nugent was lost for the season after tearing a knee ligament during a successful onside kick play in the closing minutes of Sunday's 23-17 loss at Indianapolis.||||||| The Bengals have signed former Ohio State University kicker Aaron Pettrey to replace another former Buckeye.
Posted Sept. 04, 2010
Nugent was named the Bengals' kicker Saturday.||||||| The Bengals waived kicker Dave Rayner on Saturday, giving the job to Nugent. He replaces Shayne Graham, who left as a free agent after seven seasons in Cincinnati. Nugent was bothered by a groin injury early in camp but went 3 of 4 on field goal attempts, including two from beyond 50 yards.

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