Bengals announce list of undrafted free agents

LINCOLN, NE - OCTOBER 01: Linebacker Hardy Nickerson #10 of the Illinois Fighting Illini reaches for a loose ball against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on October 1, 2016 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)
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LINCOLN, NE - OCTOBER 01: Linebacker Hardy Nickerson #10 of the Illinois Fighting Illini reaches for a loose ball against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on October 1, 2016 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)

The Cincinnati Bengals have announced their list of college free agent signings and tryout invitees a few hours ahead of the first practice of rookie mini camp, which runs through Sunday.

The team signed 13 college free agents, while 19 players are working on a tryout basis this week.

The CFAs are:

Brandon Bell, linebacker, Penn State

Cethan Carter, TE/FB, Nebraska

Demetrioius Cox, S, Michigan State

Karel Hamilton, WR, Stanford

Darrin Laufasa, FB, Texas El-Paso

Landon Lechler, OT, North Dakota State

Monty Madaris, WR, Michigan State

Hardy Nickerson, LB, Illinois

Kent Perkins, G/OT, Texas

Dustin Stanton, G/OT, Oregon State

Josh Tupou, DT, Colorado

Jarveon Williams, RB, Texas-San Antonio

Stanley Williams, RB, Kentucky

Three of the tryout players have local connections:

Brandon Neal, a cornerback from Thomas More, played at Lakota West.

Joe Spencer, a center from Illinois, played at Mason

Tyler O’Connor, a quarterback from Michigan State, played at Lima Central Catholic