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4/22 Arizona Cardinals news: 2013 NFL Draft rumors and speculation, Darrelle Revis' pricetag

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Catch up on another April weekend's worth of 2013 NFL Draft rumors and speculation. With just days to go before the real thing gets underway, look for new insights on what the Cardinals may be thinking heading into the draft, and who they should target. Draftniks weren't the only ones busy over the weekend, as Tampa Bay put together a deal and a contract for New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis.


Arizona Cardinals may be putting it on the line for draft
The Cardinals finished 31st among 32 teams in scoring in 2012, so it seems incongruous that they aren’t expected to select a player early in this draft who can score touchdowns. But their recent draft history, their maneuverings this off-season and the talent in this draft class make it more likely the team will use their high picks on players who can block and tackle, not throw, catch and run.

Cards Underground - Carson Palmer
Paul Calvisi, Darren Urban, Dave Pasch and Ron Wolfley discuss new Cardinals QB Carson Palmer.

2013 Arizona Cardinals Schedule Breakdown: Weeks 14-17 - Raising Zona
Now that I have the Arizona Cardinals at 7-5 through the first three quarters of the season, it is time to look at the last quarter of the season.


Three spots Cardinals must address in draft - One is the Loneliest Number
After months of speculation and thousands of mocks, the NFL Draft is set to begin with the first round getting under way on Thursday night. Before the start of the offseason, most draft prognosticators had the Cardinals taking a quarterback with their first selection. That has suddenly changed with the Cardinals acquisition of Carson Palmer.

NFL Draft 2013: Arizona Cardinals First-Round Needs
Taking a look at the top first-round draft needs for the Arizona Cardinals.

NFL Mock Draft 2013: Ideal First-Round Targets for Every Team | Bleacher Report
Luke Joeckel or the field? That's the top question coming into the 2013 NFL draft, which will begin on Thursday. Texas A&M offensive tackle Luke Joeckel is the favorite to go No. 1 overall to the Kansas City Chiefs this April. But the Chiefs could go in a number of different directions with the top pick.

2013 NFL Draft: Full Arizona Cardinals Mock Draft | Bleacher Report
Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim is a few days away from his debut draft, but that doesn't mean we can't continue discussing what Arizona's 2013 draft class may look like at the end of next weekend.

Arizona Cardinals 2013 NFL Draft Catch-up
The Arizona Cardinals 2013 NFL draft is almost here, and if you’re a Cardinals fan scrambling to figure out what’s going on, don’t worry. We’ll catch you up.

2013 NFL draft buzz: Eric Fisher, Cornellius Carradine steal headlines -
Teams are lining up for Central Michigan offensive tackle Eric Fisher.

NFL Draft 2013: E.J. Manuel could be second QB drafted -
Has Florida State's E.J. Manuel done enough to sneak into the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft?


Darrelle Revis trade: Jets, Buccaneers agree to deal -
The New York Jets and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have reportedly agreed on the terms of a deal to move Revis Island to the Gulf Coast.

NFL news roundup: Davone Bess could be traded, Julian Edelman visits Boston Marathon victim -
The Dolphins may be looking to make a trade with an abundance of wide receivers on their roster. And in other news, Julian Edelman did something pretty great for a man who just had his world changed