Bengals' Statement on Police Investigation

February 2, 2007

2:00 a.m.

Statement from the Cincinnati Bengals relating to Chad Johnson being questioned by Miami Police:

Chad has confirmed to the Club that he cooperated with the Miami Police earlier this week as part of an investigation. Police have characterized this as a routine procedure and have stressed that Chad is not a suspect or even a person of interest in this case.

Given that, we see no cause to comment further.