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Cards nearly wasted chance at Bucannon

Cards nearly wasted chance at Bucannon

ESPN.com Updated May 9
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Sometimes Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim may be too smart for his own good. In the lead-up to the draft, Keim was open and honest about his intentions this week: he wanted to move back and collect more picks. After the Miam…
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  • Cardinals take John Brown in 3rd

    Cardinals take John Brown in 3rd

    ESPN.com May 9
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- The pick: John Brown, wide receiver, Pittsburg State My take: He may be fast, having run a 4.34-second 40-yard dash at the NFL combine, but Brown may have trouble making this roster. He has three speed guys ahead of him -- all of whom we…
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  • Cardinals take Kareem Martin in 3rd

    Cardinals take Kareem Martin in 3rd

    ESPN.com May 9
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- The pick: Kareem Martin, defensive end, North Carolina My take: Arizona has been in need of an improved pass-rusher, but Martin may not provide the instant upgrade the Cards were searching for. He has the size and the strength -- and his…
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  • Cardinals may look at QBs in Day 2

    Cardinals may look at QBs in Day 2

    ESPN.com May 9
    TEMPE, Ariz. -- If you read deeper into what Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said last week about drafting a quarterback, Arizona will have its eyes on one when the second round starts Friday afternoon. After that, a quarterback may not be worth it. "…
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  • Video - NFL Draft Highlight Reel: Kareem Martin 00:54

    NFL Draft Highlight Reel: Kareem Martin

    May 9
    Watch highlights from NFL draft prospect Kareem Martin.
  • Video - Arizona Cardinals select Troy Niklas with No. 52 pick 02:42

    Arizona Cardinals select Troy Niklas with No. 52 pick

    May 9
    The Arizona Cardinals select Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas with the No. 52 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, as announced by Aeneas Williams.
  • Video - Bucannon Happy To Be A Cardinal 01:42

    Bucannon Happy To Be A Cardinal

    May 9
    Cardinals' first round draft pick Deone Bucannon talks with Wendi Nix about his draft day.

Sports Columnists

  • 2014 NFL draft - Five things we learned on Day 2

    May 9
    The Bills' bold move is an audition for a future owner and the 3-4 defense remains important, John Clayton writes.
  • Josh Gordon ruined the progress the Cleveland Browns made by drafting John…

    May 9
    Josh Gordon unraveled the progress the Browns made in the first round of the draft, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • Don Banks: 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Round 2

    May 9
    NEW YORK -- You know that little ditty about the NFL being a quarterback league? It's a self-evident truth. Three of them went in the first round Thursday night, but that just sets us up for even more of an arms race in Friday night's second round. Usin…
  • ‘We’ve Got to Win Now’

    May 9
    The words of one of the great scouts in NFL history—and one of the trailblazers for all African-American personnel people in football—echoed in the head of Buffalo general manager Doug Whaley when he made the gutsiest move during the first round of the …