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Ed Smith didn't have a traditional path to the NFL. After deciding to play minor league baseball right out of high school, Smith followed his brother Irv Smith's path to playing professional football. Starting in NFL Europe, Smith eventually earned opportunities with the Washington Redskins, Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, and Detroit Lions. Smith is now the co-host of the EZ Sports Talk Show alongside Javon Adams at 1060AM in Phoenix. Adams and Smith also bring you the Bleav in Arizona Cardinals podcast, filling you in on the latest buzz surrounding Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins, JJ Watt, and more.

Ed Smith didn't have a traditional path to the NFL. After deciding to play minor league baseball right out of high school, Smith followed his brother Irv Smith's path to playing professional football. Starting in NFL Europe, Smith eventually earned opportunities with the Washington Redskins, Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, and Detroit Lions. Smith is now the co-host of the EZ Sports Talk Show alongside Javon Adams at 1060AM in Phoenix. Adams and Smith also bring you the Bleav in Arizona Cardinals podcast, filling you in on the latest buzz surrounding Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins, JJ Watt, and more.

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Ed Smith didn't have a traditional path to the NFL. After deciding to play minor league baseball right out of high school, Smith followed his brother Irv Smith's path to playing professional football. Starting in NFL Europe, Smith eventually earned opportunities with the Washington Redskins, Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, and Detroit Lions. Smith is now the co-host of the EZ Sports Talk Show alongside Javon Adams at 1060AM in Phoenix. Adams and Smith also bring you the Bleav in Arizona Cardinals podcast, filling you in on the latest buzz surrounding Kyler Murray, DeAndre Hopkins, JJ Watt, and more.

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Episodes

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #102

8/11/2022
Cardinals will play the Bengals in the 1st preseason game. Very few starters on the defensive side and even less are expected to play on the offense. What does Ed think of training camp up to this point? What does he expect to see in game 1? And he shares his first time participating in the preseason when he was on the roster for the then St. Louis Rams.

Duration:00:30:46

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #101

7/28/2022
Ed and Javon discuss what the Kyler Murray 'Independent Study' clause symbolizes and whether or not Zaven Collins should be the defensive playcaller. With no more Chandler Jones, can the rookies step up to create a pass rush by committee?

Duration:00:32:29

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #100

7/22/2022
It is no shock that Kyler Murray is the topic of this episode. Ed and Javon discuss the $230.5 Million contract extension. They discuss Kyler in terms of leadership, pressure and whether or not 'loving the game' is important.

Duration:00:30:43

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #99

6/15/2022
Mandatory OTAs are here! Kyler is present by Center Rodney Hudson is missing. What impact will that have on the Offensive line? And how much faith do you have in the offensive line as a whole with or without the talented veteran? Ed and Javon give their thoughts.

Duration:00:30:02

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #98

6/9/2022
DeAndre Hopkins will be a full go during training camp and the preseason. Does Ed agree with this? How would he approach this situation? Some familiar faces are missing for the final week of voluntary OAs. NBA FInals are three games in. Who are Ed and Javon leaning towards winning it all?

Duration:00:27:17

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #97

6/2/2022
Ed and Javon talk about the unexpected death of CB Jeff Gladney, the increase in attendance for week 2 of voluntary OTAs, the spotlight on the young linebacker core and what is it like to absorb an NFL playbook

Duration:00:35:35

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #96

5/27/2022
Voluntary OTAs have begun and there are some noticeable absences. Is this a big deal? Is being on Hard Knocks: In Season a benefit for the Arizona Cardinals? How do players view the schedule when it is released? Ed and Javon discuss it all.

Duration:00:35:09

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #95

5/3/2022
DeAndre Hopkins has been suspended for the first six weeks of the season. What does this mean for the Cardinals? Did the Cardinals know about the upcoming suspension heading into the draft? What will this mean for Hollywood Brown?

Duration:00:27:26

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #94

4/30/2022
Rounds 2 and 3 of the 2022 NFL draft are in the books. The Arizona Cardinals had 3 picks on day 2 of the draft. They took a TE and two DEs. Kazual E (Earl Burnett) joins Javon to discuss the picks and possible direction of this offseason.

Duration:00:15:02

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #93

4/28/2022
So, the Cardinals did NOT make the 23rd pick....but they DID trade for a WR. Marquis Brown aka Hollywood Brown is now a member of the Bird Gang. Ed Smith is not very happy about the trade. What about an edge rusher? Or offensive line? Your thoughts?

Duration:00:12:41

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #92

4/13/2022
Javon and EZ talk Arizona Cardinals draft with Damian Parson of The Draft Network. He is also a staff writer for the Revenge of the Birds site. With 8 draft picks in the 2022 draft, what are the needs for the BirdGang? Edge Rusher? Cornerback? A number 2 wide receiver? What about the oft discussed Need versus Best Player Available debate. Enjoy, laugh and learn!

Duration:00:32:36

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #91

3/31/2022
The Arizona Cardinals continue to make little to no noise in free agency. What does Ed think of the signing of offensive lineman, Will Hernandez? And what impact will Deshaun Watson's $230 full guaranteed contract have on the negotiations for Kyler Murray? What impact will the new Rooney Rule mandates have on minority hiring?

Duration:00:26:56

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #90

3/18/2022
The Free Agency frenzy is underway! What has general manager Steve Keim done so far? What is the confidence level in his ability to make the Cardinals the 3rd team in a row to host the Super Bowl in their own backyard? Earl Burnett aka Kazual E, joins Javon to talk about free agent moving and shaking.

Duration:00:31:54

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #89

3/3/2022
The Kyler Murray saga continues to deliver. Ed and Javon and joined by Earl 'Kazual E' Burnett to discuss the All Caps press release and the contract extensions for Steve Keim and Kliff Kingsbury.

Duration:00:28:42

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #88

2/16/2022
A Super Bowl champion has been crowned and the Kyler Murray saga continues to dominate the early part of the off season for the Arizona Cardinals. Ed and Javon discuss what part Kyler plays in the drama. His leadership and dedication have been called into question by anonymous sources and his released statement raised more questions as opposed to providing answers. Can Kyler and the Cardinals mend fences?

Duration:00:29:50

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #87

1/24/2022
When there are no more games to play, players and coaches must have exit interviews. Javon asks Ed to put on his coach and GM hats to share what he would say in an exit interview with Isabella, Chandler, Kyler and Kliff.

Duration:00:35:58

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #86

1/18/2022
The post season for the Arizona Cardinals was a short one. One and done. The run defense was exploited and this game seemed to never be in doubt. Now, Kyler and Kliff are coming under fire. Ed and Javon share their thoughts.

Duration:00:32:36

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #85

1/13/2022
The Cardinals are in the Playoffs! Win or go home! What do they need to do to leave Los Angeles with a victory?

Duration:00:34:26

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #84

1/4/2022
Does a road victory over the Dallas Cowboys mean the Arizona Cardinals have fixed everything? Playoff seeding is on the line in the season finale with the Seattle Seahawks. Ed and Javon discuss. On the heels of the recent passing of two football greats, EZ shares moving words about John Madden and his favorite Coach, Dan Reeves.

Duration:00:35:27

Bleav in the Arizona Cardinals #83

12/28/2021
The good news is the Cardinals are in the playoffs after a Rams victory. The bad news is the Arizona Cardinals are spiraling after losing to the Indianapolis Colts. Next up, the Dallas Cowboys! Ed and Javon break it down. Who should shoulder more of the blame: Kliff or Kyler? How much of a difference will Hudson make on is return? The secondary is battered and bruised; what can we expect from that position?

Duration:00:39:51