Most Shared

LOCAL 12 - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Bengals sign punter, place Huber on IR

CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- The Bengals placed P Kevin Huber on the Reserve/Injured list. A fifth-year NFL player from the University of Cincinnati, Huber sustained a season-ending jaw fracture in Sundays game at Pittsburgh. The injury will halt at 81 a Huber streak of consecutive Bengals games played, currently the longest on the roster. Huber this week ranks eighth in the NFL in net punting average at 40.5. On Dec. 1 at San Diego, he tied a franchise record for longest punt (75 yards). He is the Bengals all-time leader in gross punting average (44.2), net average (39.1) and ratio of inside-20 kicks to touch backs (3.69-to-1). Last year he set Bengals season records for gross average (46.6) and net (42.0).

The team signed free agent P Shawn Powell, a second-year NFL player from Florida State. Powell (6-4, 243) entered the NFL last season as a college free agent with Buffalo,, playing in the Bills last 13 games and setting a team rookie record with a gross punting average of 44.0. He played in Buffalos first five games this season, averaging 46.1 yards with a 35.2 net, with 10 inside-20 kicks and five touchbacks. He was waived by Buffalo on Oct. 4.

Information courtesy Cincinnati Bengals
 

 

Talkers

Advertise with us!
Advertise with us!