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In this mock draft world we live in, a disproportionate amount of focus is placed on prospects projected to go in the first round.
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It’s certainly the most important of each team’s selections, but not to the extreme of ignoring the ensuing six.

Some of the Cardinals’ best players – running back David Dennis Johnson Jersey Johnson, safety Tyrann Mathieu, linebacker Markus Golden, safety Budda Baker, wide receiver John Brown – were taken in the second round or later, and hitting on those picks is vital in building a deep roster.

You need one opportunity to showcase who you are as a football player and as a person, said Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett, a projected late-round pick. I just need one team to believe in me and I’ll show them who I am.

The team had a ton of movement from the end of the 2017 season until now, kicked off by the retirements of coach Bruce Arians and quarterback Carson Palmer. It’s definitely a new era of Cardinals football, and while Steve Keim’s free agency excursion was met with some skepticism, the overall body of work has been greeted more favorably.

Mike Sando of spoke with more than a dozen NFL decision-makers to come up with grades for each team and gave the Cardinals a B+ for their roster reconstruction over the past several months. The proof won’t come until the fall, but here is a look at some of the most notable moves in an offseason of change.

Key additions: Coach Steve Wilks, QB Bobby Smith Womens Jersey Sam Bradford, QB Josh Rosen, G Justin Pugh, WR Christian Kirk, T Andre Smith, CB Jamar Taylor, G/C Mason Cole, DE Benson Mayowa, QB Mike Glennon, CB Bené Benwikere, RB Chase Edmonds, WR Brice Butler.