|6||@Browns||W 37 - 14||2||1||1||0||0||0|
|5||49ers||W 17 - 10||6||5||1||0||1||1||17||17||17||0||0|
|4||@Rams||W 37 - 20||7||4||3||0||0||0||1|
|3||@Jaguars||W 31 - 19||6||4||2||0||0||0|
|2||Vikings||W 34 - 33||8||7||1||0||0||0|
|1||@Titans||W 38 - 13||8||5||3||0||1||0|
- Selected by the Cardinals in the second round (36th overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft out of Washington and appeared in 61 games (51 starts) during his first four seasons with Arizona.
- Named a team captain, earned first-team All-Pro honors and selected to his third Pro Bowl (second consecutive at safety) in 2020, joining CB Patrick Peterson (4) as the only players in Cardinals history to earn at least three Pro Bowl selections before their 25th birthday. Matched a team high and tied for the NFL lead among DBs with 118 tackles while adding seven tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, three QB hits, two INTs, six passes defensed and a forced fumble in 15 games (all starts).
- Earned his second Pro Bowl nod (first as a safety) in 2019, becoming the first player in franchise history selected to the Pro Bowl as a special teamer and as a position player. Started all 16 games and led all NFL DBs with a career-high 147 tackles, including a league-high 104 solo tackles, and posted seven tackles for loss, six passes defensed, six QB hits, a half-sack, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery.
- In 2018, appeared in 14 games (13 starts) and totaled 107 tackles, eight tackles for loss, 2.0 sacks, three QB pressures, four QB hits, two passes defensed, a forced fumble and two fumble recoveries (one returned 36 yards for his first career TD); one of just three NFL safeties with 100+ tackles, 2.0+ sacks and 8+ tackles for loss in 2018, according to league statistics.
- Named first-team All-Pro and was voted to the Pro Bowl for his work on special teams as a rookie in '17 after he led the Cardinals and ranked third in the NFL with 16 special teams tackles. One of just four rookies named to the Pro Bowl in '17 and became just the fifth Cardinals rookie since the 1970 merger to be named to the Pro Bowl.
- Became the fourth player in Cardinals history to be voted NFC Defensive Player of the Month (October, 2020) with 31 tackles, 2.0 sacks, two INTs (90 return yards), three tackles for loss, three QB hits, two passes defensed and a forced fumble in three games.
- Named NFC Defensive Player of the Week (Week 6, 2020) after posting seven tackles, a sack, his first career INT, a tackle for loss, two QB hits, a pass defensed and a forced fumble on Monday Night Football against the Cowboys.
- In his first career NFL start, recorded 12 tackles, a sack, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery at Houston in Week 11 of the '17 season. Became the first rookie in 20 years and the first Cardinals player ever to register 10+ tackles, a sack and two forced fumbles in a game.
- During a remarkable prep career at Bellevue High School, won five team state titles (3 in football, 2 in track & field) and eight individual state titles in track & field. In football, he played on three consecutive 14-0 teams that won three consecutive 3A state championships.
- Given first name is Bishard. Nicknamed "Budda" by his mother and aunt when he was a child and the name stuck.
Baker: 'We're Just Thinking One Game At A Time'
S Budda Baker discusses the defense's mentality after a 17-10 victory in Week 5.
Baker Picks Off Lance On Opening Possession
Cardinals S Budda Baker intercepts a pass thrown by 49ers QB Trey Lance on the opening drive of the game
Cardinals In Focus - 49ers Week
In this episode of 'Cardinals In Focus' we get a listen to S Budda Baker mic'd up, we go one-on-one with LB Markus Golden and we get a look at the Folktales episode 'One Night In Mexico.'
Wired - Budda Baker vs Rams
Listen in to S Budda Baker mic'd up during the Cardinals' big win against the Los Angeles Rams.
Baker: 'One And 0 Mentality Each And Every Week'
S Budda Baker discusses the Cardinals dominating defensive performance in Los Angeles as they defeat the Rams 37-20.
Golden Forces Fumble To Give Ball Back To Cards
LB Markus Golden punches the ball out of the grasp of Rams RB Sony Michel and is scooped up by S Budda Baker to give the ball back the Cardinals in the red zone
Baker: 'You Can Feel The Greatness'
Budda Baker talks to the media following the Cardinals win against the Titans.
Baker: 'I'm Excited'
Safety Budda Baker talks to the media about what he expects against the Titans.
Baker: 'It's A Blessing'
S Budda Baker mentions his NFL Top 100 placing and how he appreciates being respected by his peers.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Budda Baker At No. 19
Cardinals safety Budda Baker has been voted as the No. 19 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Budda Baker Explains How He Got His Nickname
NFL Network's Willie McGinest catches up with Cardinals safety Budda Baker to talk about the origin of his nickname, Arizona's offseason acquisitions, expectations in 2021 and more.
Baker: 'I Got To Do It'
Safety Budda Baker talks about why he choose his new number and what he sees from the young players in training camp.
Thompson: Feels 'A Lot Better This Year'
Jalen Thompson talks to the media following practice on Monday at Cards Camp
Quick Slant - Mandatory Minicamp
Craig Grialou, Kyle Odegard, and Darren Urban talk about what they noticed on day one of mandatory minicamp.
Baker: 'Excited' To Show People What We Can Do This Year
S Budda Baker discusses day one of mini camp and his excitement to be back in the building with teammates.
Budda Baker Surprises Valley Nurse
S Budda Baker pops on a zoom interview with Haley, a registered nurse from Dignity Health, and shares his gratitude for her hard work and commitment in the community during the pandemic.
Pro Bowl Verzuz: Budda Baker Takes On Jamal Adams
NFL Network's Deion Sanders gets hyped up for DBs, introduces Cardinals safety Budda Baker and Seahawks safety Jamal Adams.
La Defensiva Debe Mejorar
La defensiva de los Cardenales tendrá que mejorar en el 2021 y los protagonistas podrían ser otros.
Cardinals' Top Plays Of 2020 - Defense
Take a look at the top defensive highlights from the Cardinals' 2020 season.
Mejorando Cada Año
Los Cardenales de Arizona lograron marcas históricas en el año 2020, y buscaran mejorar el roster durante la temporada baja.
Visión De Futuro
Los mejores momentos de esta temporada hacen ver el futuro brillante para el núcleo de los Cardenales.
Momento De Recapacitar
Los Cardenales se presentaron a limpiar sus vestidores en medio de sentimientos encontrados y sabiendo que pudieron haber hecho más.
Cardinals Name Their Captains For The 2021 Season
Notes: Josh Jones set at right guard; only Daniels limited at practice
Zaven Collins Working To Master Green Dot Status
Notes: No official decision on Murray's Saturday duties yet
Being Vocal About Building Budda Baker's Legacy
Safety taking the next step in leadership, hoping to match his play on field
Budda Baker Ranked Top-3 NFL Safety By ESPN
Cardinals' Pro Bowler listed among position group's best by players, coaches, execs
New Uniform Numbers And Number Changes, With An Asterisk
Edmonds, Murphy joining Baker in potentially moving to single digits
Budda Bak3r Changing Number - Again
Safety announces move, which he had already hinted at, on social media
Tyrann Mathieu's Super Bowl Story Has Roots With Cardinals
Safety has regained All-Pro status while Cards have All-Pro in Budda Baker
Cardinals' Top Plays Of 2020: Defense
A look back at the five best plays on the defensive side of the ball this season
After Huge Season, Budda Baker Named First-Team All-Pro
Cardinals safety already named to third Pro Bowl
The Benefit Of Budda Baker And Jalen Thompson, Back Together
Safety tandem would be important in playoff appearance
DeAndre Hopkins, Whether Pro Bowl Or Practice, 'My Play Speaks For Itself'
Notes: Baker recalls scary phone call; receivers added to practice squad
Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins, Budda Baker Named To Pro Bowl
Trio of Cardinals voted in; Baker and Hopkins are starters in virtual-only game
DeAndre Hopkins, Budda Baker Top Positions In Pro Bowl Voting
Murray, Peterson, Cole, Beachum all in top 10 at positions
If Budda Baker Plays, Secondary Will Finally Be Full Strength
Notes: Kenyan Drake a game-day decision; Cole happy with rushing attack
Budda Baker Still Unsure Why His Tackle Was Flagged
Safety felt like effort that drew penalty was textbook takedown
Big Red Rage - Budda Baker's Rise To Stardom
Ep. 493 - Former Cardinals safety Antoine Bethea joins Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about the 2020 season, Budda Baker's ascension to top-safety status, Haason Reddick's breakout season and how the Big Red can develop consistency in 2021. Plus, Bethea previews Super Bowl LV and speaks on the factors that Larry Fitzgerald may be considering when mulling retirement.