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Bengals Reduce Roster To 53 Players

NFL News
September 5, 2015

After having waived defensive tackle Devon Still earlier today, the Bengals have trimmed their roster down to 53 players. The team announced the corresponding moves via Twitter.


  • WR Michael Bennett
  • OT Dan France
  • OT Tanner Hawkinson
  • CB Troy Hill
  • G Trey Hopkins
  • WR Jake Kumerow
  • TE Matt Lengel
  • T Matthew O’Donnell
  • K Tom Obarski
  • DS Floyd Raven Sr.
  • LB Trevor Roach
  • C Jake Smith
  • RB Terrell Watson
  • QB Keith Wenning
  • RB James Wilder Jr.
  • DT DeShawn Williams


  • CB Brandon Ghee
  • DS Shiloh Keo


  • LB Jayson Dimanche
  • LB Marquis Flowers

Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform:

  • LB Vontaze Burfict

Burfict is the most notable of the moves, as the former Pro Bowler will leave a hole in the Bengals’ defense. The former undrafted free agent played only five games last heason, compiling 29 tackles and one forced fumble.

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