Cardinals sign 2 players to practice squad, place CB Robert Alford on COVID list

Jess Root
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The Arizona Cardinals made some moves on the practice squad on Monday and also added a player to the reserve/COVID-19 list.

Cornerback Robert Alford, on injured reserve and out for the season, was placed on the COVID list, according to the league’s transaction report. He either tested positive for the virus or had close contact with someone who has tested positive.

They also added a pair of players to the practice squad and released one. They released defensive lineman Daylon Mack from the practice squad.

Who are the new players?


Cardinals sign CB Picasso Nelson to practice squad

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Nelson was a Monday tryout last week. Listed at 5-10 and 195 pounds, he entered the league in 2019 as an undrafted free agent out of Southern Mississippi. He signed originally with the Jacksonville Jaguars and has been on the offseason rosters or practice squads of the Colts, Titans and Dolphins.

S Chris Miller signed to practice squad

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Miller was a Monday tryout last week. He played safety collegiately for Baylor and went undrafted. He went undrafted and signed with the Seattle Seahawks. At 6-0, 191, he lacks speed but was known as a ferocious hitter. Listen to the latest from Cards Wire's Jess Root on his podcast, Rise Up, See Red. Subscribe on Apple podcasts or Spotify. Latest show:

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