Perine signed with the Bengals' practice squad Friday, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM Radio reports.
Perine was waived off Cincinnati's 53-man roster Thursday but will remain with the organization after going unclaimed on waivers. The 2017 fourth-round pick primarily played special teams during his six games on the active roster.
The Bengals waived Perine on Thursday.
Perine appeared in all six contests for Cincinnati this season, contributing on special teams during that stretch. Defensive end Anthony Zettel will take his spot on the 53-man roster.