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Nick Vigil



Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 29

Weight: 239 lbs

College: Utah State


  • Solo
  • SCK
  • FF
  • INT

Recent Games

1ChiefsL 21 - 443200000
2@RaidersW 29 - 235320000
3RamsL 12 - 203030000

Career Stats

Defense Career

2016Cincinnati Bengals160211460010
2017Cincinnati Bengals1111794334105100000
2018Cincinnati Bengals111084572200301
2019Cincinnati Bengals161611157511051343434012
2020Los Angeles Chargers15250272120112
2021Minnesota Vikings1612853940100138383810
2022Arizona Cardinals3211550000



Selected by Cincinnati in the third round (87th overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft. Signed a one-year contract with the Chargers on 3/24/20. Signed a one-year contract with Minnesota on 4/6/21. Signed a one-year contract with Arizona on 3/22/22.

2021: Appeared in 16 games (12 starts) and totaled 83 tackles (44 solo) including four tackles for loss, 1.0 sack, three QB hits and added one INT returned for a TD … intercepted Kyler Murray for his first career TD @ AZ (9/19) … tallied eight tackles (four solo) @ SF (11/28) … played every defensive snap and had the second-most tackles (15) of his career @ Det (12/5) … placed on the Reserve/COVID-19 list on 12/30 and missed one game.

2020: Saw action in 15 contests (two starts) and tallied 42 tackles (26 solo), three tackles for loss, a career-best 2.0 sacks, one forced fumble, two fumble recoveries and a career-high eight tackles (three solo) on special teams … recorded a single-game career-high nine tackles in a pair of games vs. NE (12/6) and @ LV (12/17) … his 2.0 sacks came in consecutive games @ LV (12/17) and vs. Den (12/27) … recorded four of his nine total tackles during the OT period to secure the win @ LV (12/17).

2019: Started all 16 games for the first time in his career and set a career-high with 111 tackles (60 solo) while adding three tackles for loss, 1.0 sack, a career-best four QB hits, one INT, five passes defensed, one forced fumble and two fumble recoveries … posted a season-high 13 tackles in consecutive contests vs. AZ (10/6) and @ Bal (10/13) … had a career-long 24-yard INT return @ Cle (12/8).

2018: Played in 11 games (10 starts) recording 84 tackles and posting career-highs in solo tackles (62) and tackles for loss (five) while adding three passes defensed and one fumble recovery … although missing five contests due to injury still ranked third on the team in total tackles … made 11 tackles (all solo) with two tackles for loss in the season opener @ Ind (9/9) … registered his first career fumble recovery vs. Den (12/2) … recorded a career-best 17 tackles (12 solo) @ Pit (12/30); his total tackles mark was the most by a Bengal since 2013.

2017: Started all 11 games he appeared in making 77 tackles (43 solo), four tackles for loss, 1.0 sack, two QB hits, one INT and five passes defensed … made his first NFL start in the season opener and totaled nine tackles (five solo) while also recording his first career INT vs. Bal (9/10) … tallied a season-best 11 tackles and registered his first career sack @ Cle (10/1) … inactive Weeks 13-15 … placed on injured reserve (back) on 12/22.

2016: Played in all 16 games during his rookie campaign recording 14 tackles (11 solo) and one pass defensed on defense and adding seven tackles (four solo) on special teams … made his NFL debut in the season opener @ NYJ (9/11) … made his first career tackle on defense vs. Buf (11/20) … posted a season-best six tackles (four solo) and added a pass defensed vs. Bal (1/1/17).