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Arizona Cardinals NFC West
Robert Alford • #23 • CB
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:5'10", 186 lbs.
Born:Nov 1, 1988 (31 yrs) in Hammond, LA
Hometown:Hammond, LA
College:Southeastern Louisiana
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Atlanta in 2013 (2/60).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2019.
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Scouting Report
A pretty well-rounded playmaker in the secondary: stays with his man thanks to near-elite foot-speed, is physical throughout the route, and has excellent hands, leaping ability, and instincts for pickoffs. Plays much bigger than his size. A good return man. Not ideally-sized and will struggle somewhat against jumbo receivers and tight ends. Could be a little more balanced and patient to keep from over-playing his man. Needs to keep rounding out his skill-set to avoid holding and penalties.
Long Range Potential: Quality starting cornerback.
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