Cardinals Sign Second-Round CB Byron Murphy


The Arizona Cardinals have signed second-round CB Byron Murphy to a four-year rookie contract, according to Aaron Wilson

This is the first draft pick from the Cardinals’ 2019 class to sign their rookie deal:

1.1.ARIKyler MurrayQBOklahoma 
2.33.ARIByron MurphyCBWashingtonSigned
2.62.ARIAndy IsabellaWRUMASS 
3.65.ARIZach AllenDEB.C. 
4.103.ARIHakeem ButlerWRIowa State 
5.139.ARIDeionte ThompsonSAlabama 
6.174.ARIKeeSean JohnsonWRFresno State 
6.179.ARILamont GaillardCGeorgia 
7.248.ARIJoshua MilesOTMorgan State 
7.249.ARIMichael DogbeDETemple 
7.254ARICaleb WilsonTEUCLA 

Murphy, 21, was the No. 33 overall pick by the Cardinals out of Washington. According to, Murphy receives a four-year, $7,989,498 rookie contract including a $3,830,544 signing bonus. 

Lance Zierlein compares Murphy to Brent Grimes.

In two seasons at Washington, Murphy recorded 74 tackles, one sack, two forced fumbles six interceptions and 20 pass defenses in 20 games. 


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