The Bengals Released The Following Stement:
The Bengals today signed S Rico Murray to the roster, from the Cincinnati practice squad.
Murray (5-11, 200; Kent State) is classified a first-year NFL player. He played in four games for the Bengals last season, with two tackles, and he also played in the Wild Card playoff game. He played in all five Bengals 2010 preseason games, with 11 tackles, a pass defensed and three special teams tackles. He was waived on Sept. 4 and signed Sept. 5 to the practice squad.
Murray is a Cincinnati native (Moeller High School).