Bengals sign Ogemdi Nwagbuo; Devon Still, Alex Smith to I.R.

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Dec 30, 2012; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ogemdi Nwagbuo (95) before the game against the Chicago Bears at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

The Cincinnati Bengals have made a pair of roster moves following Sunday’s win over the Baltimore Ravens. Defensive tackle Devon Still and tight end Alex Smith were placed on I.R. today, and DT Ogemdi Nwagbuo was signed to the 53-man roster.

Here’s the release from Bengals Media Relations:

The Bengals today made the following roster moves:

* Signed free agent DT Ogemdi Nwagbuo (pronounced “oh-GEMM-dee new-WAH-bo”), a fourth-year player from Michigan State. Nwagbuo (6-5, 312) has 36 career NFL games played with six starts. He played for San Diego from 2009-11 and also was with Carolina in ’11. He played in one game for Detroit in 2012 and was with the Lions in the 2013 preseason, waived on Aug. 31. He has 44 career tackles, including 1.5 sacks, two passes defensed and a fumble recovery.

* Placed DT Devon Still on the Reserve/Injured list. Still, who played in 10 games on the regular season, suffered a herniated disc in practice on Dec. 18.

* Placed TE Alex Smith on the Reserve/Injured list. Smith, who played in every game in the regular season, with one start, suffered a dislocated wrist this past Sunday vs. Baltimore.

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