Content
X

Create Account

Or log in with Facebook

X

Log in

Or log in with Facebook

Cardinals Place T Brandon Keith on IR

By Category

Cardinals Place T Brandon Keith on IR

The Arizona Cardinals announced that they have placed offensive tackle Brandon Keith on injured reserve.

A seventh-round pick out of Northern Iowa in 2008, Keith (6-5, 335) started all nine games at right tackle for the Cardinals this season after appearing in just four games his first two seasons in the league.

Keith has a third-degree tear of his right hamstring, as well as meniscus damage to his right knee.

Veteran Jeremy Bridges is expected to start at right tackle, and free agent D'Anthony Batiste has been signed to fill Keith's spot on the 53-man roster.

With running backs Beanie Wells (knee), LaRod Stephens-Howling (hamstring), and Jason Wright (concussion) ailing, the Cardinals also announced the signing of running back Alfonso Smith to the practice squad. Smith, an undrafted rookie from the University of Kentucky, led the Cardinals with two rushing touchdowns during the pre-season.

Wide receiver Ed Gant has been released from the practice squad.Ca

  • Like Like
  • 0 points

Log in to comment, upload your game day photos and more!

Not a member yet? Join free.

If you have already commented on Cheesehead TV in the past, we've created an account for you. Just verify your email, set a password and you're golden.

Or log in with Facebook

Packers Tickets

Must Read

Quote

"The Bears still suck!"
"A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall. "
"I firmly believe that any man’s finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle – victorious."