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Cardinals’ GM: Mathieu could be the best playmaker in the draft
profootballtalk.com Updated May 15, 2013
Was Tyrann Mathieu too big a risk for the Cardinals in the third round of the NFL draft? If Mathieu is as talented as Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim thinks, then the real risk would have been passing on an opportunity to add him in the third round…Upvote Share Tweet
Goldschmidt's 3 2Bs lift D-backs by BravesPaul Goldschmidt hit three doubles, Eric Chavez drove in three runs and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat Tim Hudson and the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweetcardinalsgab.com Updated May 15, 2013The Cardinals today are talking to a tackle that the new head coach knows quite a bit about, that being former Steelers OT Max Starks. Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians has familiarity with Starks having worked with him in Pittsburgh. Starks has also vi…Upvote Share Tweet
Phoenix Suns-Styled Air Jordan 8 Retro Dropping This Weekenddimemag.com Updated May 15, 2013This Saturday, Jordan Brand is bringing back the Air Jordan 8 in a Phoenix Suns-styled retro colorway, fresh with ‘Bright Citrus’ and ‘Deep Royal Blue’ accents. Michael Jordan wore the original 8s during the 1993 NBA Finals when he set a record wiUpvote Share TweetIt doesn’t take long to figure out why quarterback Carson Palmer was traded to the Cardinals this offseason. You need only look at wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald’s statistics from last season to understand why the team dealt for Palmer. Fitzgerald hadUpvote Share Tweet
$1.75 million guaranteed for Karlos DansbyJames from Mesa, Ariz., has heard the Arizona Cardinals signed Karlos Dansby to a team-friendly contract. "I am looking forward to finding out how much he wanted to be here," James writes. Dansby signed a one-year deal worth $2.25 million. He …Upvote Share Tweet
Around the NFC West: Strength in numbersReports from the Arizona Cardinals' organized team activities point to an expanded coaching staff as one difference from the recent past. Around the NFC West: May 15, 2013 "Bruce Arians has 21 coaches on his staff, so it makes sense to put them to …Upvote Share Tweet
The GM's Office: Pitching PhenomsMay 15Jim Bowden takes a look at a crop of young starting pitchers, the likes of which have not been since in years.
Sources: The Los Angeles Clippers are still considering keeping Vinny Del …May 16The Los Angeles Clippers, after following up the first division title in franchise history with a disappointing first-round playoff exit, have not ruled out bringing back coach Vinny Del Negro, according to sources close to the process.
Sources -- The Los Angeles Clippers are still considering keeping Vinny De…May 16The Los Angeles Clippers, after following up the first division title in franchise history with a disappointing first-round playoff exit, have not ruled out bringing back coach Vinny Del Negro, according to sources close to the process.
Sources -- NBA owners back recommendation to keep Kings in SacramentoMay 15NBA owners have spoken: They, too, want the Sacramento Kings playing in Sacramento.
NBA owners back recommendation to keep Kings in SacramentoMay 15Ownership representatives met for nearly four hours Wednesday and ultimately voted to reject the Kings' proposed move to Seattle, backing last month's unanimous recommendation from a relocation committee to keep the team in Sacramento.