Budda Baker, whose true name is Bishard Baker, is well-known for playing professional football for the National Football League’s Arizona Cardinals. He performs as a safety on the field. He stands 1.78 m tall and weighs 88 kg. He ran track and played football at Bellevue High School.
He was a four-star recruit and one of the top safeties in his class as a senior, earning him the title of Seattle Times High School Athlete of the Year. At the University of Washington, he played college football for the Washington Huskies. He started each of the 14 games he played in as a true freshman in 2014, compiling 80 tackles, one interception, and one sack.
He made the decision to forgo his senior year and join the 2017 NFL Draft on January 3, 2017. Baker was taken by the Arizona Cardinals in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft. He inked a four-year, $6.83 million deal with the Cardinals in May 2017 that included a $3.88 million guarantee and a $3.10 million signing bonus.
He signed a four-year, $59 million agreement with the Cardinals in August 2020, making him the highest-paid safety in NFL history at the time. For his work in Week 6, Baker was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week. In the 2021 season, he started all 17 games and racked up 98 tackles, two sacks, seven passes defensed, and three interceptions.
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