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Arizona Cardinals offseason: Releasing Ted Ginn was the team's worst move?

Bleacher Report graded out every teams offseason move, who was the best and the worst according to Bleacher Report?

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During the offseason, writers grade every little thing that a team does. From free agency, to draft, to coaching changes. It's a regularity on any website at this time of year. From NFL, to ESPN, to Bleacher Report.

recent article by the Russel Baxter on Bleacher Report went ahead and listed what they thought was every teams best and worst offseason moves.

What he thought was the teams best move is what most fans would agree with. Mike Iupati. The fact that Steve Keim and Bruce Arians were able to snatch a premier left guard, from a divisional foe no less, showed why they are the hottest duo on the block. The addition was made in the hope that the Cardinals could fix a run game that ranked 31st last season. Iupati has been known as a mauler in the run game, and adding him next to Veldheer, would make that left side very scary to try and stop the run against.

While many would agree that Iupati is the teams best move, Baxter's 'worst' move could scratch a few heads.

He believes the team moving on from Ted Ginn, is the "worst" move.

He states this in his post:

While the former first-round draft choice didn’t add much as a pass-catcher this past season (14 receptions for 190 yards), Ginn is always a factor on special teams and did take back a punt for a score in a Week 2 win over the New York Giants.

Ginn, by my count, was a factor only a few times all season. Ginn recorded 277 punt return yards, for a mere 10.7 yards per attempt on 26 attempts. He also fair caught an extra 24 times. If you watch the tape, a lot of those left us scratching our heads, whether he fair caught it in the 10 yard line or with 10-15 yards space between himself and defenders.

On kickoffs, Ginn fared much worse. On 22 returns, Ginn only recorded 417 yards, for 19 yards per return. His longest was 43 yards. Many fans cringed when he would return from five yards deep, only to make it to the 15 yard line. Not to mention his crucial fumble against Carolina in the playoffs (Cough he did it on purpose cough).

If I had any say, Dan Williams would be my "worst" offseason move. While the loss of him won't hurt, and he was looking for more money than the team was willing to pay for a guy who played less than 50% of the defensive snaps last season, he was a solid contributor since his arrival in 2010.

So what say you? Is Baxter correct in his assessment? Let us know in the comments below!