RB LaRod Stephens-Howling: Cards Reel in Seventh-Rounder
This story originally published on ScoutNFLNetwork.com

Posted Jun 10, 2009

The Arizona Cardinals have agreed to terms with seventh-round pick RB LaRod Stephens-Howling, Scout.com has confirmed. According to a league source, Stephens-Howling will sign a three-year, $1.219 million contract that includes a signing bonus worth $34,050.

The former University of Pittsburgh back was a non-combine invitee, but got a boost in draft stock after an outstanding Pro Day.

Stephens-Howling figures to push for a roster spot as change of pace to fellow rookie Chris Wells and second-year RB Tim Hightower as well as push for a role on special teams.

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