CINCINNATI (AP) - The Cincinnati Bengals have acquired safety
Taylor Mays from the San Francisco 49ers in a trade Tuesday for an
undisclosed draft pick.
Cincinnati's pass defense has struggled during preseason losses
to the Lions and the Jets. Mays was the 49ers' second-round pick
last year, when he started six games. Mays had played sparingly in
the preseason for San Francisco.
Mays met with Bengals coaches on Tuesday as he started catching
up on the playbook. Coach Marvin Lewis declined to say whether he
might play in a preseason game Thursday against Carolina at Paul
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