JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Jaguars have claimed CB Lorenzo Burns off of waivers from the Arizona Cardinals, the team announced today.
Burns, 5-10, 183, signed with the Cardinals as an undrafted free agent at the conclusion of the 2021 draft. He attended the University of Arizona where he played in 42 games with 40 starts in five seasons (2016-20). Burns finished his career at Arizona with 192 total tackles (142 solo), nine interceptions, 35 passes defensed and eight tackles for loss. In his final two seasons as a Wildcat, Burns was a Pac-12 honorable mention and, in 2019, he was voted as the team defensive MVP.
Burns attended Linfield Christian High School in Temecula, Calif. where he was a three-time captain and finished his career with 166 tackles, 26 passes defensed, five interceptions and two fumble recoveries. He also ran track and won the CIF Division 4 triple jump championship.