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...
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March 10, 2013
The Bengals have signed kicker Josh Brown to replace the injured Mike Nugent (calf) in Week 14 against the Cowboys.Fantasy Spin:Brown kicked for the Rams in 2011-12, making 21-of-28 field goals. While Dallas has allowed the ninth-most fantasy points to kickers this season, you can probably find a safer option than Brown Sunday.
Fantasy Football News - The Cincinnati Bengals will have place kicker Mike Nugent inactive for this week’s game due to a calf injury. In turn, the Bengals signed Brown, beating out both Neil Rackers and Billy Cundiff.
FFLockerRoom Take - While this news is only about a kicker, the reality is many fantasy teams set their teams and forget to keep track of their kicker from week...
Monday came and went without the Bengals and Mike Nugent reaching an agreement on a multi-year deal, meaning Nugent will officially be playing this season on his franchise tag. The fact that Nugent was going to play under the tag was expected since both sides had not had any sustaining discussions in recent weeks. Nugent will earn $2.645 million this season under the tag and could...
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...
Bengals placekicker Mike Nugent signed his one-year franchise tender worth approximately 2.7 million.
"We're happy Mike has signed in advance of our offseason camps," said Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis, "and this does not preclude our continuing to talk to Mike and his representatives about reaching a longer-term agreement. Mike has been a fine performer for...
Kicker Mike 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.
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April 25, 2012
Kicker Mike Nugent has been designated the Cincinnati Bengals' franchise player.
Nugent can negotiate with another team, but if Nugent agree to terms with someone else, the Bengals could retain him by matching the offer. If the Bengals decline to match the offer, the team signing Nugent would have to give the Bengals two first-round draft choices.
Nugent has played two seasons...
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March 02, 2012
The Bengals today designated K Mike Nugent as the team's franchise player, under terms of the NFL's Collective Bargaining Agreement.
The franchise tag gives Nugent the option to sign with the Bengals for 2012 for a salary specified by a formula within the CBA.
Nugent is a free agent and will have the right to negotiate with other teams, but the franchise-player designation...
The Bengals have named K Mike Nugent as their recipient of this year’s Ed Block Courage Award. The award honors players who demonstrate commitment to the values of sportsmanship and courage. Each NFL team selects one player as its representative. Nugent will be honored with other teams’ recipients at the annual awards banquet in Baltimore after the 2011 season.