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Who will lead the Cardinals in each major stat category in 2023?

Will Hollywood Brown lead the Cardinals in receiving in 2023? | Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports With the NFL offseason starting to slow down, let’s take a look ahead and try to see who might lead the team in the major stat categories next season. With free agency and the draft in the rearview, we’re entering the doldrums of the NFL calendar. So now’s a good a time as any to look ahead to the 2023 season. Walter has already started to see how the Arizona Cardinals 53-man roster might look. Today, I thought I’d take a look at who might lead the team in each major stat...

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The Linc - Eagles named as the best fit for Budda Baker

Photo by Christian Petersen/ Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 6/1/23. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Best NFL team fits for remaining free agents, trade candidates - ESPN+Budda Baker, S, Arizona Cardinals. Best team fit in a trade: Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles signed safety Terrell Edmunds in free agency and drafted rookie Sydney Brown in Round 3, but would general manager Howie Roseman take a swing to land a veteran? Baker, who requested a trade in April, is one of the league’s most urgent safeties. He has incredible play speed and would...


Report: DeAndre Hopkins’ contract desires, agent could complicate NFL free agency

All-Pro wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins was released by the Arizona Cardinals on Friday after months of NFL trade rumors, leading many to speculate that a free agent frenzy for his services was imminent. Plus, Hopkins had already named five quarterbacks on contending teams he’d like to play with. All that’s left is for Hopkins to […] The post Report: DeAndre Hopkins’ contract desires, agent could complicate NFL free agency appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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4 free agent targets with Arizona Cardinals’ ties

Photo by Frederick Breedon/ The Arizona Cardinals still have needs in free agency, here are four who could still help. Saying the Arizona Cardinals were active this offseason might be an understatement after adding 14 unrestricted free agents since March. General manager Monti Ossenfort made a big effort adding players to team friendly deals that are familiar with Jonathan Gannon’s coaching staff as well as the upper management. The Cardinals’ roster has plenty of intrigue and presents ample opportunities for these new additions to sign. Even with that said, their...

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Meet the Undrafted Free Agents: Michigan State’s Jacob Slade has some juice from the interior as a pass rusher

Photo by Adam Ruff/Icon Sportswire via The Arizona Cardinals picked up 10 players in the 2023 NFL undrafted free agency period, and we are reviewing all of them. Today, we take a look at the defensive lineman from Michigan State, the second Spartans player the Cardinals picked up in 2023. Let’s take a look: Michigan State defensive lineman Jacob Slade (6-3, 293) played 42 games (26 starts) over five seasons (2018-22) with the Spartans and had 88 tackles (32 solo), 4.0 sacks, 11.5 tackles for loss, four passes defensed and one fumble recovery. He appeared in eight...

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Best- and worst-case 2023 scenarios for every Cardinals draft pick

Rookie 1st-rounder Paris Johnson should be a fixture on the Cardinals’ O-line for years to come. | Mark Henle/The Republic / USA TODAY NETWORK With free agency and the draft in the rearview, it’s time to start looking ahead to the coming season. Let’s try to prognosticate what the season holds for Monti Ossenfort’s first draft class. The grades are in and most draft analysts think new GM Monti Ossenfort did a bang-up job in his first draft. Ossenfort wheeled and dealed his way through all three days, and at the end of the weekend he added a draft class of nine...