Notre Dame’s Michael Floyd joins Arizona Cardinals at #13

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He’s passed up Golden Tate, Jeff Samardzjia and Tim Brown to claim all the major receiving records in Notre Dame history. And now Michael Floyd is a member of the Arizona Cardinals.

Floyd becomes the first WR taken by the Cardinals in the first round since the team selected Larry Fitzgerald with the third overall pick in 2004. He is the first Notre Dame player drafted by the Cardinals in the first round since the team selected QB George Izo with the second overall pick in 1960.

Taken 13th overall, Floyd becomes the highest draft pick out of Notre Dame since 1994, when the San Francisco 49ers drafted DT Bryant Young with the seventh overall selection.

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Arizona Lands 2015 Super Bowl, Sorry Tampa Bay

No NFL team has ever played in a Super Bowl in their own stadium. That trend will obviously continue this winter with the Indianapolis Colts. However, the Arizona Cardinals will get a chance in 2015.

League owners awarded the 2015 Super Bowl to Glendale, Arizona, a suburb of Phoenix. They beat out Tampa Bay, the only other candidate. This will be the third time the Phoenix area has hosted the game.

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