The Arizona Cardinals have traded linebacker/safety Isaiah Simmons to the New York Giants, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Isaiah Simmons, who was the 8th overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, is now heading to the Giants in exchange for a 7th round pick in the upcoming 2024 Draft.
In three seasons with the Cardinals, Simmons played in 50 games, recording 258 tackles, 13 for a loss, 11 quarterback hits, 7.5 sacks, 4 interceptions, 16 passes defended and 7 forced fumbles.
Isaiah Simmons was the 8th overall pick in the 2020 Draft, he's now traded for a 7th round pick to the #Giants
Simmons is truly one of the freakish atheltes in NFL combine history.
He ran 4.39 at 6'4, 238 pounds with 20 bench reps.
— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) August 24, 2023
Listed at 6’4 and weighing 238 pounds, Simmons showcased his exceptional athleticism at the NFL Combine. His lightning-fast 40-yard dash time of 4.39 seconds, combined with an impressive 20 bench press reps, highlighted his versatility and physical prowess on the field.
The trade to the Giants presents a new chapter for Isaiah Simmons, offering him a chance to make a meaningful impact on the defensive lineup of the New York team.