The Cincinnati Bengals re-signed defensive end Wallace Gilberry, the team announced Thursday.
Gilberry would have become an unrestricted free agent at 4 p.m. ET Tuesday. The Alabama alum joined the Bengals early last season and appeared in 15 games, including the Wild Card playoff. He was third on the team during the regular season with 6.5 sacks.
He spent 2008-11 with Kansas City, and has 20.5 career sacks.