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Brandon Joiner
LB #49
Height:
6-3
Weight:
250
Age:
25
College:
Arkansas State
Hometown:
Killeen, TX
Experience:
2

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Bio

      A second-year NFL player for 2014, Joiner seeks first Bengals regular-season action after missing 2013 with a knee ligament tear (ACL) suffered in training camp .... Originally a Bengals college free agent signee for 2012, Joiner missed the season due to off-field concerns, spending year on Reserve/Did Not Report list ... Played two seasons at Arkansas State (2010-11) after spending two seasons (’08-09) at Navarro College (Corsicana, Texas) ... Played as a defensive lineman in college.
      A second-year NFL player for 2014, Joiner seeks first Bengals regular-season action after missing 2013 with a knee ligament tear (ACL) suffered in training camp .... Originally a Bengals college free agent signee for 2012, Joiner missed the season due to off-field concerns, spending year on Reserve/Did Not Report list ... Played two seasons at Arkansas State (2010-11) after spending two seasons (’08-09) at Navarro College (Corsicana, Texas) ... Played as a defensive lineman in college.

    Career transactions: Signed with Cincinnati as college free agent on 5-2-12 ... Placed on Bengals Reserve/Did Not Report list on 7-27-12 ... Activated to Bengals roster on 2-4-13 ... Waived (injured) by Bengals on 8-27-13 ... Reverted to Bengals Reserve/Injured list after clearing waivers on 8-28-13.

    2013 recap: Suffered a knee injury (ACL tear) in practice on Aug. 22 ... Placed on Reserve/Injured list Aug. 28 ... Played in first two preseason games (one tackle).

    2012: Signed by Bengals following NFL draft, as a college free agent, and participated in early offseason activity, but spent the preseason and regular season on Reserve/Did Not Report list, due to off-field concerns.
 
    College: As a senior at Arkansas State in 2011, earned Defensive Player of the Year honors in the Sun Belt Conference after leading the team in sacks (13) and tackles-for-loss (19), and leading the defensive line in tackles (48) ... Helped lead the Red Wolves to 10-3 record and a berth in the GoDaddy.com Bowl ... As a junior, logged 34 tackles, four sacks and 5.5 tackles-for-loss ... As a sophomore, totaled 48 tackles at Navarro College with 11 sacks, eight TFLs and a FR, earning 2009 NJCAA All-America Defensive Honorable Mention and helping lead Navarro to an 11-1 record and a No. 3 final ranking ... Originally signed with Texas A&M out of high school and was redshirted his freshman year.

    Personal: Hometown is Killeen, Texas ... Attended Shoemaker High School, where he earned all-district and honorable mention Class 5A all-state honors in 2006 ... Named a ’06 Top Texas Athlete (No. 64) in high school ... Earned bachelor’s degree from Arkansas State in December 2011 ... Enjoys playing piano and guitar.

    NOTE ABOUT NFL EXPERIENCE: Joiner did not earn an accrued year of experience toward NFL free agency in 2012 because he was not on a 53-player roster, a Reserve/Injured list or a Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list for the required minimum of six games that season.

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