Day 2 ended with a ton of trades and lots of surprises. The Arizona Cardinals picked up a pass rusher with size questions. Then they picked up a big back with a lot of speed. Here is what people wrote:
Cardinals Blogs | After trade, Cards get OLB Golden in second round
The Cards got who they wanted plus an extra pick, selecting Missouri outside linebacker Markus Golden in the second round after a deal with the Ravens.
Cardinals Blogs | RB time: David Johnson in the third
Ellington is going to remain the main guy for now. Bruce Arians has said that repeatedly. But Johnson should find his way on the field.
Cardinals Blogs | Friday draft aftermath
Day Two is in the books. Some quick notes and thoughts before I call it a night:
Notes: Keim trades down for extra pick; The emotions of a day in the draft
Missouri outside linebacker taken to address need for more pressure
D.J. Humphries looks and sounds like a mini-Shaquille O'Neal. Hopefully, this is one Cardinals OL draftee who won't go bust.
The Cardinals traded down three spots in the second round before making selection.
Arizona Cardinals will listen to trade offers for receiver Michael Floyd.
D.J. Humphries, 21, was quick with a quip and a smile.
While the Arizona Cardinals weren't drafting for need necessarily, their second- and third-round picks filled pretty substantial needs.
The Arizona Cardinals select David Johnson, the big and powerful running back they've been lacking, in the third round of the NFL draft.
Our NFL Nation reporters assess the 2015 second-round NFL draft picks.
After sacking the quarterback 12 fewer times in 2014 than in 2013, the Arizona Cardinals are hoping Markus Golden can help their pass rush.
Cardinals' first-round draft pick D.J. Humphries has added 25 pounds of leaner muscle mass since his junior season at Florida.
Cardinals GM Steve Keim traded down for the third straight season to acquire more draft picks.
They're only 15 years apart, but D.J. Humphries' father had a huge impact on the Cardinals' first-round draft pick. - Cardinals Stories - Arizona Sports Now on 98.7 FM
Harold Goodwin was talking to the media about tackle D.J. Humphries, the Arizona Cardinals' first-round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. - Cardinals Stories - Arizona Sports Now on 98.7 FM
National experts like the addition of Florida tackle D.J. Humphries to the Arizona Cardinals' offensive line. - Cardinals Stories - Arizona Sports Now on 98.7 FM
The wait is on for some players with injury issues, UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley and a couple talented defensive tackles.
Teams had off-field factors on their minds while making their first-round pick on Thursday night.
The NFL Draft is a real "boom or bust" affair. A lot of websites rank the draft day winners and losers, but with some much more at stake than just games, we're raising the tone of the entire discourse and awarding Chris Kyles and Bin Ladens.
Which players will have the biggest impact? Who's going to be the most fun to watch? Some early predictions.
The demand that Adrian Peterson be traded away from Minnesota came to a close after the first round of the NFL Draft Thursday. Now his agent, Ben Dogra, is approaching the Vikings with a new, friendlier tone.