Jeremy Eugene Bridges (born April 19, 1980 in Fort Wayne, Indiana) is an American football guard for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the sixth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football at Southern Mississippi. Bridges has also been a member of the Carolina Panthers and Washington Redskins. Early years Bridges graduated in 1998 from South Pike High School in Magnolia, Mississippi, where he played football and was the Pike County, Mississippi Player of the Year as a senior. College career Bridges played college football at Southern Mississippi and graduated with a degree in sports administration. Professional career Philadelphia Eagles Bridges was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the sixth round (185th overall) in the 2003 NFL Draft but was inactive for the entire season. First stint with Cardinals Bridges was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Cardinals on September 6, 2004 and made his first ever NFL start on October 10 at the San Francisco 49ers. He spent two seasons with the Cardinals. Carolina Panthers Bridges was signed by the Carolina Panthers as a free agent and started in the final 14 games of the 2006 season. He was released by the Panthers on February 25, 2009. Washington Redskins Bridges was signed by the Washington Redskins as a free agent on May 3, 2009. He was released during final cuts on September 5. Second stint with Cardinals Bridges re-signed with the Arizona Cardinals on September 8, 2009.