The Cincinnati Bengals are reportedly bringing Mike Nugent back, according to local reports.
The Cincinnati Bengals still have a significant number under the 2013 salary cap, but the team may account half of that for free agents this year.
The Bengals not only re-signed punter Kevin Huber on Friday, but they also re-signed long snapper Clark Harris
The starting right tackle will be a free agent is less than two weeks and teams are clearly keeping Andre Smith's first two seasons in the back of their minds.
According to multiple reports, the Cincinnati Bengals will apply the franchise tag on defensive end Michael Johnson.
The 2013 salary cap is set at $123 million and teams are adjusting (slightly) to plan for the new league year.
Michael Johnson and Andre Smith remain the offseason priority, but Cincinnati would also like to seal up Geno Atkins and Carlos Dunlap long-term, both of whom are entering the final year on their rookie contracts.