A seventh-round draft pick of the Bengals in 2022, Gunter earned a roster spot out of training camp and saw action in 10 games as a rookie ... Recorded one assisted tackle in 37 defensive snaps, and also lined up for 78 snaps on special teams ... Racked up 18 sacks in four seasons at Coastal Carolina (2017-18, '20-21), where he was a three-time All-Sun Belt Conference selection ... Transferred to North Carolina State for the 2019 season, but returned to Coastal Carolina for junior and senior years.
Quick Hits: Bengals Win Preseason Finale With Punters Up In Air; Rookie D-Linemen Keep Popping; Did Volson Stave Off Carman At LG?
The Bengals' punting competition still looks like one of those kicks authored Saturday night by Kevin Huber and Drue Chrisman in their roster showdown during the 16-7 win over the Rams in the preseason finale at Paycor Stadium. Up in the air with Tuesday's final cut to 53 players looming.
Bengals Sign Two Draft Picks
The Bengals today signed two draft picks -- CB Cam Taylor-Britt and DE Jeff Gunter.
After Grabbing AFC Title, Bengals Let Draft Board Come To Them Fast And Furious
If last year was the BMG (Big Man's Game) Draft, then what transpired this weekend at Paul Brown Stadium is the Fast and Furious Draft. As in speed and defense rules The Jungle. After grabbing the AFC title, the Bengals could let the draft board come to them.
Media Reactions to Bengals' Selections in the 2022 NFL Draft
Hill ranks high across pundits with his versatility and stats. Taylor-Britt is highlighted for Bengals-like qualities. Carter to bring high value. Volson praised for "glass eater" qualities. Check out some of the NFL Draft Grades here.
Bengals Finish Off Defensive Draft With Coastal Carolina Edge Rusher
The Bengals ended the NFL Draft in the seventh round Saturday taking another defensive player. Coastal Carolina edge rusher Jeffrey Gunter (12 starts, 41 tackles, 10 for loss with 6.5 sacks, two forced fumbles) was the fifth defensive player they selected in six choices.