Originally written on Cincinnati Bengals Blog  |  Last updated 11/14/14
ROSTEROLOGY Under contract (length of deal per NFLPA contract records): Kevin Huber (through 2012), Brandon Tate (through 2012) Free agents: Unrestricted – Mike Nugent; Restricted – Clark Harris End of season depth chart: P – Kevin Huber; K – Mike Nugent; PR – Brandon Tate, Adam Jones, Nate Clements/Andrew Hawkins; KR – Brandon Tate, Bernard Scott, Cedric Peerman; LS – Clark Harris. Coach: Darrin Simmons STATE OF POSITION Is it better or worse compared to this time last year? Slightly better at the moment. Nugent is a free agent and there will be some turnover on the coverage teams next year. Whether or not there is a new returner remains to be seen judging by the fans love/hate relationship with Brandon Tate. FINAL GRADE OF 2011 (B) Nugent had a career year and Tate had the team’s first punt return for a touchdown since 2003. Coverage teams were also markedly better. Huber battled inconsistency at times but set new career highs. OFFSEASON OUTLOOK Re-signing Huber remains one of the...
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