Ralph David Abernathy (RB) – Was a dynamic kick returner for the Bearcats after winning the job in fall camp. His first return almost went to the house, while his last one (in the bowl game against Vanderbilt) did.
Demetrius Alston (DE) – Never enrolled
Alex Chisum (WR) – Played in all 13 games, with two starts. He recorded 19 receptions with 302 yards and two touchdowns.
Rodriquez Coleman (WR) – Never enrolled, rumors have him being a part of the 2012 signing class.
Patrick Coyne (QB) – Redshirted
Parker Ehringer (OT) – Redshirted
Chad Hannah (DE) – Redshirted
Dwight Jackson (OLB ) – Played 10 games, mostly on special teams. Finished the season with 15 tackles, including 1.5 for loss.
Damon Julian (WR) – Redshirt
Brandon Mitchell (DT) – Redshirted
Chris Moore (WR) – Was moving his way up the depth chart and was one of the biggest surprises in fall camp before suffering an injury that cost him the season.
Max Morrison (WR) – Redshirted
Silverberry Mouton (DE) – Redshirted
Daniel Murray (OG) – Redshirted
Justin Murray (OT) – Redshirted
Malcolm Murray (S) – Competed fall camp for the starting safety position, but suffered an injury and is scheduled for a medical redshirt.
Trenier Orr (CB) – Ascended up the depth chart to back-up at the boundary corner, behind Devan Drane, but record any stats.
Jameel Poteat (RB) – Officially listed as third on the depth chart throughout the season, but appeared in 10 games. He ran for 109 yards, and scored his lone touchdown of the season against Akron.
Carroll Phillips (OLB) – Never enrolled
Akise Teague (RB) – Medical Redshirt
Nick Temple (LB) – Played in all 13 games and moved into the starting lineup against Louisville. He finished with 35 tackles on the season.
Shaquille Washington (WR) – Started the season as part of the receiver rotation, but fell out after five games. The converted high school quarterback finished the season with three receptions, and wasn't with the team for its bowl game. He has returned to school, but supposedly needs to work his way back onto the active roster.
Stevie Weatherford (QB) – Redshirted as a freshman, and then decided to transfer following the fall quarter.
Chad West (DE) – Redshirt