Arizona Re-Signs Swearinger, Brown

Defensive back D.J. Swearinger #36 of the Arizona Cardinals walks off the field during the NFL game against the Green Bay Packers at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Packers 38-8. (Dec. 26, 2015 - Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America)

Defensive back D.J. Swearinger #36 of the Arizona Cardinals walks off the field during the NFL game against the Green Bay Packers at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 27, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Packers 38-8. (Dec. 26, 2015 – Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images North America)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have re-signed safety Tony Jefferson, former Clemson wide receiver Jaron Brown and former Gamecocks safety D.J. Swearinger.

All three were restricted free agents and signed the team’s one-year qualifying offers.

Jefferson set career highs with 75 tackles, 56 solo, with two interceptions and three forced fumbles. Brown caught 11 passes for 144 yards and a touchdown last season and made five special teams tackles.

Swearinger signed with the Cardinals last December and appeared in four games with eight tackles, a fumble recovery and a forced fumble.

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