2014 NFL mock draft: As lowest non-playoff team, Arizona Cardinals take tackle

Daniel Shirey-US PRESSWIRE

A look at an early projection for the Cardinals and their first round selection in the upcoming NFL Draft.

The Arizona Cardinals still have the postseason on their minds, but there are already projections for the 2014 NFL Draft.

SB Nation's Dan Kadar released his latest projections and the Arizona Cardinals are slated to have the 20th overall pick, which represents the best team not to make the playoffs. Picks 21-32 are determined by how far teams get in the postseason.

With that 20th pick, Arizona takes Tennessee left tackle Antonio Richardson.

Arizona began rebuilding its offensive line in this year's draft, taking guard Jonathan Cooper in the first round. He would pair nicely with Richardson on the left side. "Tiny" can get out on the move and take on blockers on the second level. He's also capable of overpowering defenders at the line of scrimmage. While he may be the fifth tackle taken, there is value here.

Based only on the description by Kadar, that sounds like a great match to line up next to Jonathan Cooper on the left side and also a great pick for the Cardinals.

Would it matter that he is the fifth tackle in the draft? Would you like a different position or player taken?

Talk about it in the comments.

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