- The Cardinals also signed DT Vincent Valentine off the Seahawks’ practice squad and added LB Jonathan Anderson.
- The Cardinals signed OL Justin Evans to their practice squad.
Nkemdiche, 24, is a former first-round pick of the Cardinals back in 2016. He’s currently in the third year of his four-year, $7.6 million contract and set to make base salaries of $1,231,872 and $1,122,808 over the final two years of the agreement.
The Cardinals will have to decide whether to pick up Nkemdiche’s fifth-year option next year.
In 2018, Nkemdiche appeared in 10 games for the Cardinals and recorded 32 tackles, 4.5 sacks, a forced fumble and a pass defense.