In addition, Hester has 217 receptions for 2,807 yards and 14 touchdowns in his career.
Terms of Hester's contract were not immediately available.
Around the league
Panthers • Carolina finally started the process of replenishing its wide receiving corps, signing free agent Jerricho Cotchery to a two-year contract. Financial terms of the deal were not released. Cotchery has spent 10 seasons in the NFL, the last three with Pittsburgh.
Cardinals • Arizona agreed on the terms of a one-year contract with free agent cornerback Antonio Cromartie. A three-time Pro Bowl selection, Cromartie spent the past four seasons with the New York Jets. He led the Jets last season with three interceptions.
Raiders • Safety Charles Woodson agreed to a one-year deal to extend his second stint with Oakland to a second season.
Bengals • Cincinnati signed quarterback Jason Campbell to be Andy Dalton's backup. Campbell started his nine-year career with Washington. He also has played for Oakland, Chicago and Cleveland, where he started eight of the Browns' last nine games last season.
Dolphins • Free agent running back Knowshon Moreno has scheduled a visit with Miami, which is looking to upgrade its ground game. Moreno, a five-year veteran, had his best season in 2013 when he rushed for 1,038 yards, caught 60 passes and scored 13 touchdowns with Denver.
Steelers • Pittsburgh president Art Rooney II says the NFL has told the team it will not be docked a pick in this year's draft for coach Mike Tomlin's foray onto the field against Baltimore last November. Tomlin was fined $100,000 for stepping onto the field during a lengthy kickoff return by Baltimore's Jacoby Jones.