• by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Bengals make eight more moves to get to 75

    In addition to the moves the Bengals made Monday, most notably releasing receiver Denarius Moore, the team cut seven more players to get down to the 75-man limit, per ESPN.com. The team released WR Desmond Lawrence, LB Nico Johnson, DT Kwame Geathers, DE Sam Montgomery, OG Chris Jasperse, TE John Peters and WR Tevin Reese. The team put FB Mark Weisman and WR Onterio McCalebb on the waived/injured list, LB Sean Porter on the reserve/PUP list and OT Cedric Ogbuehi on the reserve/non-football injury list.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Bengals make flurry of moves Saturday

    The Bengals made a slew of moves Saturday to pare their roster down to the required 53 for the regular season. Among those moves was the placement of guard Trey Hopkins on the reserve/injured list with a leg issue. Rookie quarterback AJ McCarron was put on the reserve/non-football injury list with a shoulder problem. The Bengals also cut the following offensive players: tackles Dan France and Will Svitek, wide receivers Colin Lockett and Cobi Hamilton, center Trevor Robinson and running backs James Wilder and Nikita Whitlock. Defenders waived by the Bengals include safety Danieal Manning, cornerbacks Onterio McCalebb and Victor Hampton, tackles Devon Still and David King and ends Sam Montgomery and Dontay Moch. Cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris will begin serving a two-game drug suspension handed dowsn by the league.

  • by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Bengals sign Sam Montgomery

    The Bengals have agreed to a deal with defensive end Sam Montgomery , formerly a member of the Texans and Raiders. He's expected to try out for a roster spot in training camp. Montgomery is a former third-round pick of the Texans.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Raiders pick up Sam Montgomery

    Linebacker Sam Montgomery, whom the Texans released in October for disciplinary reasons, has signed with the Raiders, per NFL.com. The rookie has not played this season.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Texans waive three players Monday

    The Texans waived running back Cierre Wood, defensive end Sam Montgomery and linebacker Willie Jefferson. Sources told the Houston Chronicle they were sent home Week 7 after violating team rules at a Kansas City hotel.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Texans release Sunday inactives

    The Texans have released a Sunday inactives list with no surprises. Quarterback Matt Schaub (ankle) is out, as are running back Cierre Wood, linebacker Tim Dobbins (hamstring), cornerback Willie Jefferson, tackle Andrew Gardner, defensive end Sam Montgomery and guard Cody White.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Texans heavy with healthy scratches Sunday

    The Texans inactive list doesn't feature any surprises for Week 6 against the Rams: linebackers Tim Dobbins and Sam Montgomery, quarterback Case Keenum, running back Cierre Wood, defensive lineman Tim Jamison, and offensive linemen Andrew Gardner and Cody White are all out of uniform for the game.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Texans announce Week 5 inactives

    The Texans listed these players as inactive for the game against the 49ers: guard Brandon Brooks, offensive tackle Andrew Gardner, linebacker Tim Dobbins, defensive ends Sam Montgomery and Tim Jamison, wideout Lestar Jean and quarterback Case Keenum.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Texans inactives Week 4

    The Texans have made QB Chase Keenum, WR Lester Jean, LB Tim Dobbins, G Cody White, T Duane Brown, DE Sam Montgomery and DE Tim Jamison inactive Week 4 against the Seahawks. The biggest surprise on the list is T Duane Brown. Brown was considered questionable entering the game, and he's the only questionable player on the team's injury report that won't go.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Sam Montgomery moving to defensive end

    The Texans have decided to move linebacker Sam Montgomery to defensive end, the Houston Chronicle reports Tuesday. The team likes Montgomery's ability to rush the passer. Montgomery has been inactive this season to this point.