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A judge has dismissed an assault charge against Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga (mow-uh-LOO'-guh) after learning the dispute was settled in mediation.
Maualuga was charged with misdemeanor assault after an employee at a downtown bar told police that the middle linebacker punched him in the face on Feb. 5. The case was referred to mediation.
Maualuga appeared briefly in Hamilton County Municipal Court on Thursday for an update. Judge Heather S. Russell dismissed the case after prosecutors said neither Maualuga nor the bar employee wanted to pursue the matter.
The linebacker still faces possible punishment from the NFL. The league fined him two games checks and made him forfeit part of his signing bonus in 2010 after he pleaded guilty to drunken driving.
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CINCINNATI (AP) -- A judge dismissed an assault charge against Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga on Thursday after learning the dispute was settled in mediation.
He still faces possible punishment from the NFL under its personal conduct policy.
Maualuga was charged with misdemeanor assault after an employee at a downtown bar told police that the middle linebacker punched...
Bengals placekicker Mike Nugent signed his one-year franchise tender worth approximately 2.7 million.
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Kicker Mike Nugent signed his one-year tender offer as the Cincinnati Bengals' franchise player on Wednesday.
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The Bengals announced Wednesday that they have signed franchise player Mike Nugent to a one-year tender believed to be worth $2.65 million. Nugent, the team's starting kicker, set Bengals team records last season for points (132) and field goals (33) in a season. The 5-10, 183 lb. Ohio State product will be entering his eighth season in the NFL in 2012. "We’re happy...
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Draft Day is finally here!
In a few hours we will finally meet the newest class of Bengals, beginning tonight with two guys we hope to see be significant contributors for years to come. But before then, let’s take one more stab at who those guys might be.
Let’s work backwards through the positions in their likelihood to be taken in the first round.
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