The Cincinnati Bengals fell to the Houston Texans in last weekend's AFC Wild Card playoffs, and now enter the offseason with important members of their stingy defense hitting unrestricted free agency.
Cincinnati has 25 free agents in total this offseason, only two of which of the restricted variety. The Bengals will have on their side, however, the NFL's most projected available cap space. In a report from ESPN's Jamison Hensley, Cincinnati is predicted to have $55.1 million worth of space available.
Here's the full listing of the Bengals' free agents for 2013:
* - Denotes a restricted free agent
Maualuga was second on the team in tackles, with 122, and Johnson's 11½ sacks were the second-highest total for the Bengals in 2012.