Clarifying rookie minicamp
These were the players signed as rookie free agents by the Bengals, as announced Friday morning by the team:
NAME / POSITION / HEIGHT, WEIGHT / COLLEGE / HOMETOWN
James Blair / G / 6-3, 323 / Western Michigan / Detroit, Mich.
Justin Britt / G-C / 6-4, 302 / Alabama / Cullman, Ala.
Simeon Castille / CB / 6-0, 195 / Alabama / Birmingham, Ala.
Bradley Glatthaar / RB / 5-11, 245 / Cincinnati / Cincinnati
Anthony Hoke / LB / 6-0, 238 / Cincinnati / Warren, Ohio
James Johnson / RB / 5-11, 202 / Kansas State / Port Arthur, Texas
Michael Marquardt / DT / 6-3, 292 / Arizona State / Vista, Calif.
Tyler Whaley / FB / 5-11, 252 / Ohio State / Ironton, Ohio
The Bengals then signed three of its tryout candidates Sunday to contracts following camp: Defensive tackle Antwon Burton signed a one-year deal; he is a third-year NFL player from Temple. And rookie linebacker Dan Howell from Washington and rookie wide receiver Clyde Logan of Idaho State each signed two-year contracts with the Bengals following minicamp.
Of the 46 players participating in rookie minicamp for the Bengals, five played college ball at the University of Cincinnati. Defensive end Angelo Craig was drafted. Fullback Bradley Glatthaar and linebacker Anthony Hoke are rookie free agents. Running back Greg Moore and safety Anthony Williams are in camp on a try-out basis, but niether Moore nor Williams received a contract offer Sunday.