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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals new coaching staff, Flight Plan arrives and more mocks roll in

News and notes from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

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Happy Thursday one and all.

Hope your week is going by quickly and efficiently. If you’re in Arizona, I hope the down pour didn’t ruin too much of your Wednesday plans.

The Arizona Cardinals introduced their coaching staff, but there is more than just that in the news, so let’s get to it.

Cardinals Announce New Coaching Staff
Foote, Leftwich among holdovers from previous lineup

Cardinals Blogs
“Flight Plan” lands today

Cardinals name 11 assistants under Steve Wilks, retain six coaches
The Arizona Cardinals will retain six from former head coach Bruce Arians' staff and have hired 11 assistants brought in by first-year coach Steve Wilks.

‘Cardinals Flight Plan’ shows Arians' emotional last postgame speech
The first episode of "Cardinals Flight Plan" dropped Wednesday night and the little over 10 minutes had plenty of behind the scenes goodies.

Cardinals trade up to No. 5 when QB Josh Rosen falls in new mock draft | Cards Wire
They move up 10 spots to land Rosen after the Broncos sign Kirk Cousins in free agency.

Another trade up, another QB for Cardinals in new mock draft | Cards Wire
They move up to No. 10 to take Josh Allen.

NFL Network pairs Louisville QB Lamar Jackson with Cardinals | Cards Wire
In a segment pairing quarterbacks in the NFL Draft with their best fit, the NFL Network paired up the Arizona Cardinals and Lamar Jackson.

Despite ranking for sacks, Cardinals were a top-10 pass rushing team | Cards Wire
The Cardinals had 237 total pressures in 2017, according to Next Gen Stats.

5 Chargers free agents the Cardinals could sign on offense | Cards Wire
Some former Chargers who played for Mike McCoy could fill some needs for Arizona.

Steve Wilks’ first weeks have impressed Cardinals president Michael Bidwill | Cards Wire
"There’s a different vibe in there now."

5 Panthers free agents the Cardinals could sign on defense | Cards Wire
With new head coach Steve Wilks coming from Carolina, he may look to bring a few players to the desert familiar with his system.

Meet the new Cardinals coaching staff | Cards Wire
The Cardinals finally announce their full staff.

A tackle, not QB, is perfect match for Cardinals in 2018 draft | Cards Wire
Texas' Connor Williams would be a great fit in Arizona, per Draft Wire's Cole Thompson.

Bios for new Cardinals assistant coaches | Cards Wire
Check out the 11 new assistants on the Cardinals staff.