Cardinals sign DE Matt Shaughnessy
Mar 15, 2013, 7:48 PM | Updated: 9:07 pm
The Arizona Cardinals have added another free agent.
The news was first broken by one of the player’s new teammates.
Happy to see we signed my longtime friend and college teammate Matt shaugnessy. Cards making moves #birdgang
— O’Brien (@Ob_Scho) March 15, 2013
The deal is for one year.
Shaughnessy, 26, is a four-year pro out of Wisconsin whom the Raiders selected in the third round of the 2009 draft.
Last season, Shaughnessy started all 16 games for the Raiders, compiling 31 total tackles and 3.5 sacks. In his career, the 6-foot-5, 285 pound defensive end has 123 total tackles and 15.5 sacks.