The Cincinnati Bengals have franchised kicker Mike Nugent, the club announced on Friday.
Nugent will make approximately $2.7 million in 2012 as the Bengals franchise player.
Nugent has played two seasons for the Bengals after signing as a free agent for 2010. In 2011, he set a franchise record with 132 points and made 33 of 38 field goal attempts.
Terry McCormick covers the Titans for TitanInsider.com