The Bengals re-signed RFA LB Brandon Johnson on Thursday. Terms were not disclosed.
Johnson, 27, is a key reserve for Cincinnati. The Bengals' fourth linebacker, Johnson notched 58 tackles last season and played all 16 games (three starts). He receives regular playing time in the club's "sub" packages.
The 6-5, 243-pound Johnson enters his third season with the Bengals. He played for the Cardinals from 2006-07.
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