D.J. Foster



Experience: 3 years

Height: 6-0

Age: 25

Weight: 195 lbs

College: Arizona State




Pro Career:

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).