Rookie from Oklahoma was signed to Bengals practice squad following Game 6 ... Entered NFL this season as a seventh-round draft choice of Philadelphia ... Played in all four Eagles preseason games, with seven tackles (two for-loss).
CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Selected by Philadelphia in seventh round of 2013 NFL Draft (239th overall) ... Signed with Eagles on 5-10-13 ... Waived by Eagles on 8-30-13 ... Signed to Cincinnati practice squad on 10-22-13.
COLLEGE: Played in 43 games with 21 starts for Oklahoma, recording 70 tackles, seven tackles-for-loss and 5.5 sacks ... Second-team All-Big 12 selection as a senior ... As a junior, had a 19-yard fumble return for a TD against archrival Texas.
PERSONAL: Hometown is Houston, Texas ... Attended Strake Jesuit Prep High School in Houston, where as a senior he was unanimous district defensive MVP ... Earned degree from Oklahoma in human relations.
The Bengals play two of the last three AFC champions in prime time and open with the other one on the road in the 2014 NFL schedule released Wednesday night.