Originally signed with the New England Patriots as a rookie free agent on 5/6/16. Released on 11/28/16 and signed to the Patriots practice squad on 11/30/16. Elevated to New England’s 53-man roster from the practice squad on 12/3/16. Released on 9/2/17 and signed to the Patriots practice squad on 9/3/17. Signed with the Cardinals from New England’s practice squad on 9/12/17.
2017: Joined the Cardinals from the Patriots practice squad in Week 2 and served primarily as a third-down back and kick returner, totaling 336 all-purpose yards (19 on six carries, 133 on 17 receptions and 184 on eight kickoff returns) in seven games … inactive Weeks 2-10 … had two receptions for 26 yards in his Cardinals debut @ Hou (11/19) … had a four-yard run and 18 yards on three receptions, including a crucial 12-yard sideline grab to setup Phil Dawson’s 57-yard game-winning FG on the next play vs. Jax (11/26); returned two kickoffs for 50 yards against the Jaguars … gained 22 yards on a career-high four receptions @ Was (12/17) … secured two receptions for 16 yards during the Cardinals second quarter scoring drive (13-yard Larry Fitzgerald TD reception) vs. NYG (12/24) … had a three-yard run, a 17-yard reception and 101 yards on three kickoff returns, including a career-long 55-yard return to setup a Cardinals scoring drive in the season finale win @ Sea (12/31).
Cardinals Caravan - Lake Havasu
Take a ride with the Cardinals Caravan as they travel to Lake Havasu City.
Highlights: Foster Returns Kick Down The Sideline For 55-Yard Gain
Cardinals RB D.J. Foster runs down the sideline and picks up 55 yards on kick return.
Foster: 'I Know I Gotta Step Up'
RB D.J. Foster talks to the media after the loss at Washington.
Cards Daily - Titans Of Run Game
Paul Calvisi brings you the latest news and notes from Cards' HQ before Sunday's game against the Titans.
Spotlight - D.J. Foster
Lisa Matthews sits down with RB D.J. Foster and talks about his journey from playing high school and college football in the valley, to ending up an Arizona Cardinal.
Puntos Cardenales- Aprovechando Las Oportunidades
Dos jugadores de los Cardenales de Arizona han sabido aprovechar las oportunidades y pudieran tener un rol mas importante en la recta final de la temporada . Conózcalos en Puntos Cardenales
Foster: 'It Was A Surreal Moment'
Running Back D.J. Foster talks to the media about his clutch sideline catch that helped the Cardinals walk off with a win, and what it means for him to help represent Arizona.
Highlights: Foster Makes Incredible Toe-Tap Catch
Cardinals QB Blaine Gabbert throws to RB D.J. Foster on the sideline for 12 yards and set up Cardinals' game-winning field goal.
Cards Daily - Operation Rebound
Paul Calvisi brings you the latest news and notes as the preparation for Sunday's game against the Colts begins.
Foster: 'Growing Up This Is The Team I Watched'
Newly signed RB D.J. Foster meets the media for the first time following practice on Wednesday.
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Cardinals' insiders discuss the impact of RB David Johnson placed on IR and the additions of RB Chris Johnson, and newly signed RB D.J. Foster from Patriots' practice squad.