Fifth-year pro signed with Bengals on March 23 of this year as an unrestricted free agent ... Spent his first three seasons with Jacksonville and spent 2011 with Denver ... Has logged 52 career games with 32 starts ... Played in five games last season for Denver (inactive for 11) .... Led Jacksonville in QB pressures (57) during his three seasons and logged 8.0 sacks ... A first-round draft choice of Jacksonville in 2008.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Jacksonville in first round of 2008 NFL Draft (eighth overall) ... Signed with Jaguars on 8-27-08 ... Waived by Jacksonville on 7-29-11 ... Signed with Denver as free agent on 8-1-11 ... Became unrestricted free agent on 3-13-12, and signed with Bengals on 3-23-12.
PREVIOUS SEASONS: 2011 - Played for Denver in Games 1-4 and 12 ... Inactive for Games 5-11 and 13-16, and for both Broncos postseason games ... Recovered a Matt Hasselbeck fumble Sept. 25 at Tennessee at Titans 13 in third quarter ... Two tackles on Oct. 2 at Green Bay.
2010—Played 15 games with seven starts for Jacksonville, posting 34 tackles, 2.5 sacks and eight QB pressures ... Season-best seven tackles in win Sept. 12 vs. Denver ... Seven-yard sack of Colt McCoy in win Nov. 21 vs. Cleveland ... Six-yard sack of Jason Campbell in win Dec. 12 vs. Oakland.
2009—Started every Jacksonville game and led D-line with a career-best 69 tackles ... Led team for second straight season in QB pressures (20) ... Had two sacks, one against Matt Schaub on Dec. 6 vs. Houston and one against Chad Henne on Dec. 13 vs. Miami.
2008—First-round draft pick played in all 16 Jacksonville games and made the most starts (nine) by a rookie DE in club history ... Posted 35 tackles with 3.5 sacks, and led team in QB pressures (29) ... In his NFL debut, Sept. 7 at Tennessee, intercepted a Vince Young pass in fourth quarter ... Nine tackles on Dec. 28 at Baltimore, with solo sacks of Troy Smith and Joe Flacco.
COLLEGE: Played three seasons (2005-07) at Florida, including ’07 BCS national championship win over Ohio State ... Named Defensive MVP of the BCS win over Buckeyes, with three sacks for 31 yards in losses and a fumble recovery ... Led team in sacks (8.5) in ’07 ... Entered NFL draft after his junior season ... Played 36 games with 18 starts, logging 90 tackles and 20.5 sacks.
PERSONAL: Hometown is Greenbelt, Md. ... Attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School, where he posted a state-record 31 sacks as a senior, in only his second year of organized football ... Anthropology major at Florida.