Jamaal Anderson joining Bengals

Updated: March 23, 2012, 9:26 PM ET
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Former Atlanta Falcons and Indianapolis Colts defensive end Jamaal Anderson is joining the Cincinnati Bengals.

"I'm excited to say I'm starting a new chapter in my career with the Cincinnati Bengals! Shout out to the #WhoDeyNation," Anderson tweeted Friday.

Anderson, drafted No. 8 overall by the Falcons in the 2007 NFL draft, has 129 tackles and 7.5 sacks over his five-year career. Anderson registered a career-high three sacks last season with the Colts.