The Arizona Cardinals are going back to the Cromartie family to help fix their cornerback depth chart.
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The "prove-it" deal will pay Cromartie $3.25 million, according to the Arizona Republic, with another $500,000 available in incentives.
The Cardinals, meanwhile, take a worthwhile gamble on a talented player. Antonio Cromartie was a disaster last season because of injuries and an apparent lack of confidence, but he was a top-15 NFL cornerback for a few years before that under Ryan. He figures to start opposite Patrick Peterson, with Tyrann Mathieu and Jerraud Powers locking up guys in the slot.
On a defense that talented, Cromartie will be targeted often until he proves last year was a one-year slump.