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Report: Defensive back Jerraud Powers visiting with Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers (25) recovers a fumble against the Green Bay Packers during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

The free agent market for cornerback Jerraud Powers has been a little soft to this point.

Powers, who spent the last three years with the Arizona Cardinals, visited with the New York Giants two weeks ago. Powers left the Big Apple without getting a deal.

Wednesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network tweeted that Powers is having conversations about a return to Arizona.

It does seem strange that a player who spent three years with an organization would be “visiting” them, but the talks are the important part.

Powers started 13 games for the Cardinals last season and accumulated 46 total tackles, one interception, one quarterback sack and nine passes defensed. He also had a 7-yard fumble return for a touchdown in Arizona’s 38-8 win over the Green Bay Packers at University of Phoenix Stadium in Week 16.

The seven-year vet did miss three games with a calf injury in 2015, but has been relatively healthy throughout his career, which started in 2009 when the Indianapolis Colts selected him in the third round of the draft out of Auburn.

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