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Here's Audio of Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan's Radio Interviews After the Draft

Here's Audio of Jets General Manager Mike Maccagnan's Radio Interviews After the Draft

Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan has been doing the radio circuit over the last two days. Yesterday he appeared on The Michael Kay Show on ESPN. Today he appeared on Boomer and Carton and Mike's On on WFAN. Below the interviews are either linked or embedded. Here are a few nuggets from the interviews. The Jets follow mock drafts to get a ballpark idea about whom might be available. They are generally accurate. The Jets attempted to trade up for Laremy Tunsil. The Jets discussed a trade down with the Cowboys in the first round. Maccagnan compared Darron Lee to Deone Buchanon of the...

Arizona Cardinals use Michael Bidwill's experience in judging character

The team president is a former federal prosecutor and is very involved in the draft process. Some owners stay out of the way. Others, like Jerry Jones, are the general manager and make all the moves. Sometimes owners get in the way and meddle. Then you have the Arizona Cardinals with an owner with a specific skill set that makes him valuable in the evaluation process. Team president Michael Bidwill is a former federal prosecutor and he gets involved in the process for character issues. He is part of the interview process at the NFL Combine and in other interviews. When there is ever a...
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