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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

Bengals add seven to practice squad

Posted Sept. 05, 2010 @ 2:24 p.m. ET
The Bengals announced Sunday that they have signed seven players to the team's practice squad, including 2009 third-round draft pick TE Chase Coffman.

Bengals add QB LeFevour, cut O'Sullivan

Posted Sept. 05, 2010 @ 2:17 p.m. ET
The Bengals announced Sunday that they have claimed rookie QB Dan LeFevour off waivers from the Bears. Cincy terminated the contract of QB J.T. O'Sullivan to make room for LeFevour

Bengals, Jaguars exchange defensive backs

Posted Sept. 04, 2010 @ 9:22 p.m. ET
Cincinnati acquired S Reggie Nelson from Jacksonville in exchange for CB David Jones and a conditional draft choice in a trade completed Saturday after both teams had gotten down to their 53-man roster limits.

T.O., impact rookies ease blow of Bryant release

Posted Sept. 03, 2010 @ 9:45 a.m. ET
The release of WR Antonio Bryant less than six months after signing him to a contract that reportedly paid him close to $7 million in his short time with the club contrasts sharply with the fortuitous decision to sign Terrell ...

NFL will not suspend Browns DL Rogers

Posted Aug. 31, 2010 @ 12:16 p.m. ET
The league will not suspend Browns DL Shaun Rogers after his offseason arrest for carrying a gun at a Cleveland airport, although it did fine him one game paycheck.

Bengals release Jeanty, place Nelson on PUP list

Posted Aug. 30, 2010 @ 12:17 p.m. ET
The Bengals announced Monday that they have released fifth-year LB Rashad Jeanty in the "waived/failed physical" category and placed second-year S Tom Nelson on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list.

Bengals cut WR Bryant

Posted Aug. 29, 2010 @ 1:41 p.m. ET
The Bengals cut WR Antonio Bryant following one of the worst free-agent signings in team history, owing him $7.85 million for not playing a single game.

Searching for QB help next year?

Posted Aug. 27, 2010 @ 3:19 p.m. ET
PFW's Eric Edholm identifies the teams that are most likely to seek QB help before the 2011 season begins a year from now.

Bengals' Shipley emerging as dependable target

Posted Aug. 27, 2010 @ 10:17 a.m. ET
Rookie WR Jordan Shipley has made an immediate impact on the Bengals' offense in the preseason and has looked like he could be a reliable target for QB Carson Palmer in the regular season.

Report: NFL fines Ochocinco for tweeting

Posted Aug. 24, 2010 @ 1:35 p.m. ET
The NFL fined WR Chad Ochocinco $25,000 for tweeting during the Bengals' preseason win over the Eagles.

Agent: Bengals S Wilson (knee) out for season

Posted Aug. 22, 2010 @ 12:21 p.m. ET
Bengals S Gibril Wilson will miss the 2010 season after tearing both his ACL and MCL in Friday night's preseason contest against the Eagles, according to his agent.

Five minutes with a legend: Forrest Gregg

Posted Aug. 20, 2010 @ 5:42 p.m. ET
For 14 seasons, Forrest Gregg served as the cornerstone of the Green Bay Packers' offensive line. As a coach, Gregg directed the Bengals to a 12-4 record in 1981 and a trip to Super Bowl XVI.

Report: NFL will not suspend Maualuga

Posted Aug. 17, 2010 @ 2:44 p.m. ET
The NFL reportedly will fine Rey Maualuga two games' worth of pay instead of suspending the Bengals' linebacker for his DUI in late January.

Bengals ORT Smith still on mend

Posted Aug. 11, 2010 @ 1:55 p.m. ET
Bengals ORT Andre Smith's placement on the physically unable to perform list with left foot and conditioning issues at the beginning of training camp was another setback for the No. 6 overall pick in the 2009 draft, who played ...

Cowboys beat turnover-prone Bengals

Posted Aug. 08, 2010 @ 11:26 p.m. ET
The Dallas Cowboys forced four turnovers, got three field goals from David Buehler and an interception return for a touchdown by Brandon Sharpe for a 16-7 victory over Cincinnati in the Hall of Fame game Sunday night.

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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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