The team announced Monday that the Cincinnati Bengals had

Wide receiver Javon Heiligh, tight end Scotty Washington

And wide receiver Jack Sorenson is forgiven.

who signed with the Bengals in May as a college free agent.

Player of the Year, Washington originally named the 2020

He was signed as a free agent with the Bengals during the off-season.

Cincinnati now has 82 players on its roster. NFL's next cutdown date is Tuesday,

August 23 is when teams will have to reach 80 players by 4 p.m. ET.

The Bengalis still need to cut or trade two more players.

They can get there by keeping two more players in the injured reserve at the end of the season.