Bengals Sign Eifert

By Eric Dutkiewicz

July 15, 2013 Updated Jul 15, 2013 at 9:55 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (www.incnow.tv) - Rookie tight end signed a contract Monday with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Eifert, a Fort Wayne native, was drafted 21st overall in April's NFL draft, and is the last of the Bengals' group of rookies to sign with the franchise.

Eifert signed a four-year deal worth a reported $8.2 million.

The Bengals open practices next Friday, and Eifert has been working out at AWP before he leaves for Cincinnati.

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