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Bengals sign two, waive two
CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- The Bengals signed a pair and waived two on Wednesday.
Free agent OT Will Svitek, a ninth-year NFL player from Stanford, joined the team. Svitek (6-6, 310) has played previously with Kansas City (2005-07), Atlanta (2009-12) and New England (2013). He has 74 NFL games played (regular season) and 18 starts. He played 11 games with two starts for New England last season.
The Bengals also signed CB Victor Hampton, a college free agent from South Carolina. Hampton (5-9, 197) played three seasons (2011-13) for the Gamecocks, seeing action in 36 games with 22 starts. He was a redshirt in 2010.
CB Brandon Burton, a fourth-year NFL player from Utah, was waived. Burton joined the Cincinnati roster as a free agent at the start of the 2014 league year. He has 19 games of NFL experience, with Minnesota and Buffalo.
The team also waived LB Bruce Taylor, a first-year player from Virginia Tech. Taylor was signed for 2014 after a 2013 season in which he spent Games 10-16 and the Wild Card playoff on the Cincinnati practice squad.
Information courtesy Cincinnati Bengals