A former linebacker for the LSU Tigers has signed a free agent deal with the Cincinnati Bengals.

A first team All-SEC selection at LSU in 2012, Minter was selected in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft by the Cardinals.

A reserve and special teams player in his first two seasons, the 26-year old Minter started all 64 games the last two years, compiling 175 tackles, including 4 sacks.

A native of Suwanee, Georgia, Minter accumulated 81 tackles and 3.5 sacks last season.