By Chris Roling
New Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Chris Baker seems thrilled to have another chance with a new team after agreeing to a one-year deal Wednesday.
Baker had a brief one-year stint with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after a successful stretch with the Washington Redskins, but the two sides split recently.
Now on something of a one-year prove-it deal, Baker took to Twitter to celebrate:
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Baker’s split with the Buccaneers, though, wasn’t exactly a happy affair based on various reports. An unfortunate Buccaneers blog caught some shade during Baker’s celebratory tour:
Draped in Bengals logos, Baker seems ready to hit training camp running and help collapse pockets alongside and with Geno Atkins, among others.
If his social-media game is strong while doing it, that’s nothing but a good thing.