Cardinals hire Buddy Morris as strength, conditioning coach

The Cardinals have hired Buddy Morris as the team’s strength and conditioning coach.

Morris comes to the Cardinals from the University of Buffalo. He was head strength and condition coach for the Cleveland Browns from 2002 to 2005 and also served three separate stints as strength and conditioning coach at the University of Pittsburgh.

He replaces John Lott, who was dismisses last week after seven seasons in the position.

The Cardinals also announced the signing of center John Estes, who played two games with the Jacksonville Jaguars last year.