On Monday, the Bengals released an experienced wide receiver.

On Monday, a wide receiver by the name of Michael Thomas was released, but the New Orleans Saints' injured Pro Bowler wasn't.

The Cincinnati Bengals designated offensive lineman Isaiah Prince to return from injured reserve while

releasing their own wideout, Michael Thomas, also known as Mike, from the 53-man roster.

A third Michael Thomas, a seasoned safety, is still on the Cincinnati roster even though Mike Thomas is no longer a member of the Bengals.We sincerely hope that

this hasn't confused you too much.This season, Mike Thomas played in 10 games for the Bengals, including the victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday.

Moreover, he made two starts.Thomas made one tackle and caught two catches for a total of 38 yards throughout the season.

With the Bengals, he spent three seasons, recording 20 receptions, 222 receiving yards, and one score.

Thomas has 30 receptions, 366 receiving yards, and that single touchdown in his seven-year NFL career.