CINCINNATI (AP) The Bengals activated running back Cedric Peerman - sidelined all season with a broken forearm - and promoted long snapper Tyler Ott to the active roster for their game Sunday in Baltimore.

Peerman gives the Bengals a top special teams player and another option with running back Giovani Bernard out for the season with a torn ACL.

Long snapper Clark Harris suffered a groin injury last Sunday and was downgraded to doubtful on Saturday. The Bengals (3-6-1) signed Ott to their practice squad earlier in the week. He played in one game for the Giants last season.

More from FoxSports

The Bengals also waived defensive tackle DeShawn Williams, a first-year player who had been inactive every game.

---

AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and http://twitter.com/AP-NFL