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Evan Weaver: Let go by Cards
Weaver was waived by the Cardinals on Saturday, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.
Weaver's collegiate production was impressive, but a bevy of offseason moves designed to improve the Cardinals' porous linebacking corps made the likelihood of the rookie sixth-round pick making the roster rather remote. Expect Weaver to transition to the team's practice squad should he pass through waivers.... See More ... See Less
Cardinals' Evan Weaver: Heads to desert in sixth
The Cardinals selected Weaver in the sixth round of the 2020 NFL Draft, 202nd overall.
Weaver (6-foot-2, 237 pounds) racked up a tremendous 182 total tackles to go with 2.5 sacks as a senior at California (breaking the school's single-season record for tackles), capping his three-year starting run with a bang. However, Weaver's middling athletic profile stands to prevent him from transitioning as a starter at the NFL level. That said, his instincts and tenacious play style could allow him to compete for a depth or special-teams role.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-3, 235 lbs|
|Birthplace: Spokane, WA|