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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals introduce Justin Pugh, looking at corners and wide receivers and more

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

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Happy Sunday one and all. I hope your weekend was as productive as the Arizona Cardinals first week of free agency.

Meanwhile, things have finally calmed down on the free agency signings and we are heading towards the long, drawn out portion of free agency where things happen out of nowhere and quickly.

Let’s get to the notes from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Cardinals free agent Jaron Brown agrees to one-year deal with Seattle
Arizona Cardinals free agent wide receiver Jaron Brown is headed to Seattle on a one-year deal, according to 98.7 FM's Mike Jurecki.

Free agent CB EJ Gaines visiting Arizona Cardinals
Free agent corner back and former Buffalo Bill E.J. Gaines will visit the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo.

Former Cardinals QB Matt Barkley signs with Bengals
Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Matt Barkley announced Saturday on Twitter that he has signed with the Cincinnati Bengals.

New Cardinals OL Justin Pugh talks college, Pat Tillman, West Coast
Newly-signed Arizona Cardinal Justin Pugh had his introductory press conference on Saturday afternoon after signing a five-year deal with the team.

Justin Pugh had to leave unlikely friendship behind to sign with Cardinals
When Pugh was on the New York Giants, he helped a neighbor pay off bills and debts. Despite having a 40-year age difference, the two grew close.

Cardinals Add Justin Pugh To Offensive Line
Former Giant to play guard in Arizona

Roster helped persuade Sam Bradford to sign with Arizona Cardinals - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Arizona's roster -- full of "playmakers" -- was one of several factors that swayed Sam Bradford's decision to sign a two-year deal with the Cardinals.

Report: Cardinals visit with free agent WR Jordan Matthews | Cards Wire
The Cardinals bring in a former teammate of Sam Bradford who had a big year when they played together.

Cardinals take little financial risk with contract for Andre Smith | Cards Wire
Check out the details for the Cardinals' projected starter at right tackle.

Report: Cardinals bring in former Bills, Rams CB E.J. Gaines for visit | Cards Wire
The Cardinals want to re-sign Tramon Williams, but with no apparent movement on a deal there, they look elsewhere.

Tyrann Mathieu signs with Texans for less than he was offered to stay with Cardinals | Cards Wire
Arizona offered to keep him at $8 million. His deal with the Texans is worth up to $7 million if he plays in every game.

Cardinals add LB Jeremy Cash on waiver claim | Cards Wire
The former Panther will bring familiarity of the new defense to the linebackers.

Former Cardinals QB Matt Barkley lands with Bengals | Cards Wire
He joins the Bengals after a second stint with the Cardinals in which he was never active.