Linebacker Marcus Benard was re-signed by the Arizona Cardinals on Wednesday.
The team announced it had penned the 28-year-old Jackson State product to a one-year deal.
The 6-foot-2, 256-pound Benard played in 12 games for the Cardinals last year, recording 17 tackles and a forced fumble.
Prior to joining the Cardinals, Benard was with the Cleveland Browns, whom he played 15 games for in 2010.
Terms of the contract were not released.