Bengals add RB Brown

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The Bengals signed free-agent RB Aaron Brown on Friday. Brown has played in 22 games after being a sixth-round pick by the Lions in 2009.

Brown has two starts under his belt in three seasons. He has a total of 44 rushes for 189 yards and 18 catches for 129 yards and one receiving touchdown. He has averaged 22.3 yards on 15 kickoff returns.

Brown was waived by the Lions in the final preseason cuts but re-signed later in the season. He was released on Dec. 28.