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Arizona Cardinals news 3/28: Ta'amu bonuses tied to weight, more Arians talk

Saturday morning Cardinals and NFL links.

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There continue to be stories related to the Bruce Arians breakfast. We have more throughout the weekend. After hearing of Alameda Ta'amu's weight issues, now there is news of how the money is structured in his new contract.

Cardinals:

Cardinals Blogs | Arians: Suspended players need structure
When Bruce Arians was asked about suspended linebacker Daryl Washington earlier this week, he declined again. Arians has been pretty straightforward with handling questions about Washington that way. “He’s not even a part of our team so there’s no sense in talking about him,” Arians said.

Arians says 'speed' is a need

Bruce Arians discusses the Cards needs heading into the draft and offseason goals.

Arians shares thoughts on defense

Bruce Arians talks Cards defense and key players during the NFC coaches breakfast on Wednesday.

Alameda Ta'amu workout bonus with Arizona Cardinals based on weight - ESPN

If Arizona Cardinals nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu wants his workout bonus, he’ll have to watch his pounds.

Arizona Cardinals learned from their dismal run game in 2014 - ESPN

The regression in Arizona’s running game last season may end up being a blessing in disguise for the Cardinals.

Arizona Cardinals independent neurologist Javier Cardenas lauds NFL's new injury rule - ESPN

Dr. Javier Cardenas said the NFL's new injury-stoppage rule is a major advancement for sports medicine.

NFL analyst Jeremiah weighs in on possible Arizona Cardinals target Tevin Coleman

Last week, it was reported that the Arizona Cardinals were going to visit with Indiana running back Tevin Coleman.

In need of a running back, Arizona Cardinals to select from one of best draft classes in years

To say Bruce Arians is high on the running backs in the 2015 draft class would be a bit of an understatement.

Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians would like to see a more consistent Calais Campbell

In 2014, Calais Campbell tallied 59 tackles, 7 sacks, three passes defensed and 17 quarterback pressures in 14 games.

Breakfast with Bruce: Calais Campbell, Michael Floyd and his coaching style

Wednesday morning, at the Arizona Biltmore, Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians chatted with members of the media for roughly an hour.

NFL:

The owner every NFL team really deserves - SBNation.com
The Packers are in good hands, but the rest of the league could use a little help putting someone who really cares in the owner's suite.

Aaron Hernandez still hasn't been suspended by the NFL - SBNation.com
Roger Goodell gets it right by not suspending Hernandez. It's not like he has been convicted beyond a reasonable doubt of killing someone.

Can Alvin 'Bud' Dupree realize his immense potential in the NFL? - SBNation.com
Alvin 'Bud' Dupree has the potential to be an elite NFL pass rusher, but his inconsistency makes him one of the riskiest potential first-round picks of 2015. Stephen White breaks down the tape.

Rise 'n Grind: The NFL is 2 steps closer to Los Angeles - SBNation.com
Two major developments this week are a good sign that professional football is closer than ever to returning to Los Angeles. That and even more news from around the NFL.

2015 NFL mock draft: Todd Gurley to Miami Dolphins at No. 14 - SBNation.com
Lamar Miller averaged 5.1 yards per carry for the Miami Dolphins in 2014. Would that stop them from rolling the dice on Todd Gurley in the 2015 NFL Draft?

2015 NFL mock draft: Malcom Brown to San Francisco 49ers at No. 15 - SBNation.com
How will a crazy offseason in San Francisco affect what the 49ers do with the No. 15 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft? It's hard to say at this point, but NinersNation.com is taking a stab at it here.