Veteran defensive tackle Brandon Thompson re-signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.
It's a one-year contract that includes incentives.
Thompson tore his anterior cruciate ligament in the final week of the regular season.
Thompson was a 2012 third-round draft pick by the Bengals and has played in 39 ccareer games over four seasons.
Thompson has been a backup.
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