The 5-foot-11, 200 pounder was originally signed by the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on Aug. 3 and was released at the end of training camp on Sept. 3.
Medlin attended Fayetteville State where as a senior in 2010, he played in 10 games and gained 772 yards on 144 carries.
As a junior, Medlin gained 667 yards on 164 carries with 10 touchdowns. He was named CIAA Special Teams Player of the Year as a sophomore in 2008 after returning two kickoffs for touchdowns.
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