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May 1, 2020
Josh Jones scouting report and NFL player comparison

Josh Jones scouting report and NFL player comparison

Photo by Jonathan Bachman/ When you sit back and look at the Arizona Cardinals haul from the 2020 NFL Draft you see the potential. You see why Steve Keim is “at peace” and you see why fans are hopeful for the return of football. We’ll keep the positivity going while also giving a look at maybe why each of the newest members of the Arizona Cardinals could be contributors for the team and in the NFL. We’ll also look at what could be their fatal flaw and hinder them making it. As I’ve talked about throughout the draft process when it comes to NFL player comparisons they should be...
May 1, 2020
Potential of Cardinals’ 2020 Draft Class

Potential of Cardinals’ 2020 Draft Class

Photo by Chris Gardner/ If you don’t mind, I would like to keep reveling in the enormous potential of our draft class. I don’t think enough has been written or said about it. Hey, we’re Cardinals fans—-we usually don’t want to get too excited about anything. But, this time it feels like getting excited is more than okay and highly warranted. In the week following the draft, it’s my ritual to go back to my Lindy’s Pro Football Draft guide to re-read everything they wrote about the Cardinals picks. Back in the day when player info was not readily accessible on the internet,...
May 1, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Air Force undrafted free agent Zane Lewis to biggest bonus

Arizona Cardinals sign Air Force undrafted free agent Zane Lewis to biggest bonus

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Air Force cornerback Zane Lewis was the undrafted free agent the Arizona Cardinals paid the most, let’s get to know him. From the team: “Air Force cornerback Zane Lewis (6-1, 190) played in 37 games the past three seasons with the Falcons and had 94 tackles, five tackles for loss and two interceptions. As a senior in 2019, the Richmond, VA native played in all 13 games and had 45...
May 1, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Cincinnati wide receiver Rashad Medaris as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign Cincinnati wide receiver Rashad Medaris as undrafted free agent

Maria Lysaker-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Let’s get to know Cincinnati wide receiver Rashad Medaris. From the team: “Cincinnati wide receiver Rashad Medaris (meh-DARE-iss) (5-11, 178) played in 31 games in three seasons (2017-19) with the Bearcats and caught 57 passes for 887 yards (15.6-yard avg.) and five touchdowns after beginning his college career at Western Illinois. In 2019, the Indianapolis, IN native played in 14 games and...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Towson wide receiver Shane Leatherbury as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign Towson wide receiver Shane Leatherbury as undrafted free agent

Photo by Daniel Kucin Jr./Icon Sportswire via The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. A small school wide receiver from Towson is Shane Leatherbury. From the team: “Towson wide receiver Shane Leatherbury (5-11, 190) finished his college career ranked third in school history in receiving touchdowns (21), eighth in receptions (149) and 10th in receiving yards (1,848). In 2019, he had 52 receptions for a team-leading 667 yards and 12 touchdowns (tied for the...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign San Diego State tight end Parker Houston as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign San Diego State tight end Parker Houston as undrafted free agent

Photo by Darryl Oumi/ The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Parker Houston is a tight end from San Diego State. From the team: “San Diego State tight end Parker Houston (6-3, 250) played in 49 games and caught 45 passes for 420 yards and three touchdowns during his career with the Aztecs. He was a four-time All-Mountain West Conference All-Academic team selection and was a recipient of the President’s Award for High Academic Achievement at San Diego State...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals make two roster moves to make room for undrafted free agents

Arizona Cardinals make two roster moves to make room for undrafted free agents

Photo by Jordon Kelly/Icon Sportswire via For the Arizona Cardinals, bringing in 21 undrafted free agents means that they had to make at least three moves on the roster. Today, the team announced two moves, meaning they have one move left to make or they end up not signing all 21 undrafted free agents they agreed to terms with. However, the team made two moves, releasing Keishawn Bierria and Lyndon Johnson. From the team: “Bierria signed with the Cardinals last year on December 18 and played in one game with the team while Johnson spent time on Arizona’s practice squad after signing...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals fans really liked the 2020 NFL Draft results

Arizona Cardinals fans really liked the 2020 NFL Draft results

Photo by Don Juan Moore/ A strong offseason was capped by a draft that was almost universally loved for the Arizona Cardinals. They have found a way to make sure that Kyler Murray got at least an upgrade for the offense in DeAndre Hopkins while maintaining the rest of a good offense coming out of 2019. In the free agency period they brought in three key starters in Jordan Phillips, Devon Kennard and De’Vondre Campbell. Entering the 2020 NFL Draft they set themselves up to be judicious in their picks and how they would address the team going forward. In the 2020 NFL Draft they were able...
Apr 30, 2020
“I Want Isaiah To Be Isaiah”

“I Want Isaiah To Be Isaiah”

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports With the last few weeks and days, Cardinals fans have heard and learned some interesting tidbits about the team’s plans on defense in 2020. Here are some of the highlights: Steve Keim has basically fallen on his sword to exonerate Vance Joseph for last year’s defensive failures: Keim said, “I walked away out of that press box every game and I vowed we would fix this defense. That’s what I felt like we did this offseason. I felt like we still had some work to do. We’re not there yet and we haven’t even played any football. I can’t tell you...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Portland State running back Sirgeo Hoffman as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign Portland State running back Sirgeo Hoffman as undrafted free agent

Photo by Loren Orr/ The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Sirgeo Hoffman is a local boy from Tucson (community college). From the team: “Portland State running back Sirgeo Hoffman (6-0, 215) played in 19 games in two seasons with the Vikings after transferring from Pima (Tucson, AZ) Community College. While at Portland State, Hoffman rushed for 1,068 yards and 10 touchdowns on 223 carries (4.8-yard avg.) while also catching 24 passes for 231 yards. A Gresham,...
Apr 30, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign guard Steven Gonzalez from Penn State as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign guard Steven Gonzalez from Penn State as undrafted free agent

Photo by Scott Taetsch/ The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Steve Gonzalez is a guard from Penn State. From the team: Penn State offensive lineman Steven Gonzalez (6-4, 332) finished his Nittany Lion career by making 39 consecutive starts over his final three seasons, including starting all 13 contests at left guard in 2019. He was a three-year starter who played in 50 games (42 starts) during his collegiate career. A Union City, NJ native, Gonzalez was named...
Apr 29, 2020
Revenge of the Birds Podcast Draft Special: Evan Weaver, Eno Benjamin & Draft Recap

Revenge of the Birds Podcast Draft Special: Evan Weaver, Eno Benjamin & Draft Recap

Johnny & Blake break down a pair of Pac-12 impact players for Cardinals depth & the overall draft Episode: Blake & Johnny cap off the last two picks in the NFL draft for the Arizona Cardinals. What can we expect for their two Pac-12 players? And what were their thoughts on the draft overall? Thanks for listening to the Revenge of the Birds’ post-NFL Draft coverage! Be sure to like, review & subscribe below at wherever you listen to Podcasts: Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Himalaya iHeart Radio Spotify Stitcher Radio TuneIn Follow @ROTBPod on Twitter
Apr 29, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Virginia Tech safety Reggie Floyd as undrafted free agent

Arizona Cardinals sign Virginia Tech safety Reggie Floyd as undrafted free agent

Photo by John Byrum/Icon Sportswire via The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Reggie Floyd is a safety out of Virginia Tech. From the team: “Virginia Tech safety Reggie Floyd (6-0, 222) played in 51 games (36 starts) as a three-year starter and totaled 230 tackles, 14 tackles for loss, five interceptions and two forced fumbles for the Hokies. The two-year captain played in 13 games (11 starts) as a senior in 2019 and recorded 69 tackles, one tackle for loss...
Apr 29, 2020
Arizona Cardinals sign Findlay guard Drew Dickinson

Arizona Cardinals sign Findlay guard Drew Dickinson

The Arizona Cardinals signed 21 undrafted free agents and we’ll take a look at them over the next four or five days. Let’s get to know them before they are gone. Let’s get to know Findlay offensive lineman Andrew “Drew” Dickinson. From the team: “Findlay offensive lineman Drew Dickinson (6-3, 308) was a three-time Greater Midwest Athletic Conference selection who started all 46 games he played, starting games at left tackle, left guard and right tackle in his college career. Findlay averaged 39 points and 484 yards per game while ranking top-five in the country in first downs...
Apr 29, 2020
Leki Fotu scouting report and NFL player comparison

Leki Fotu scouting report and NFL player comparison

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports When you sit back and look at the Arizona Cardinals haul from the 2020 NFL Draft you see the potential. You see why Steve Keim is “at peace” and you see why fans are hopeful for the return of football. We’ll keep the positivity going while also giving a look at maybe why each of the newest members of the Arizona Cardinals could be contributors for the team and in the NFL. We’ll also look at what could be their fatal flaw and hinder them making it. As I’ve talked about throughout the draft process when it comes to NFL player comparisons they...