Jared Veldheer

Height: 6' 8"
Weight: 321
College: Hillsdale
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Draft: 2010 3rd round (5th pick) by the
  • ESPN.com4 hours ago

    Bruce and Christine Arians helping give voice to children in need

    Josh Weinfuss ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered the Cardinals since 2012 Graduate of Indiana University Member of Pro Football Writers of America Follow on Twitter TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians was answering a question Sunday afternoon amidst the stir of golf shots, autograph requests and laughter of children whom the Arians Family Foundation has helped. A boy, standing about hip-tall, asked for Arians’ signature on a hat. Arians quickly obliged, signing his name as a grin broke out across the boy’s face. It was in moments like that, or when Arians teared up while giving golf lessons to another child during his foundation’s event at Top Golf in Gilbert, Arizona, where the

  • Larry Fitzgerald will only talk about future once, but not yet
    Cards Wire2 hours ago

    Larry Fitzgerald will only talk about future once, but not yet

    Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald had to address whether 2016 would be his final season almost every week during the season. That will not happen this year. According to ESPN’s Josh Weinfuss, Fitzgerald will only address the topic only once. “I’m going to answer it one time, and I’m not even going to address it anymore,” Fitzgerald said. That time will come in training camp. He admits the constant question on the same topic is annoying. As for right now, the message is a familiar one. “Everybody wants to know what the future holds, but nobody knows what the future holds,” he said. “I don’t know what it holds.” That has always been his message. He made the decision to return after

  • One bold prediction for Haason Reddick
    Revenge of the Birds

    One bold prediction for Haason Reddick

    With the news of Deone Bucannon's surgery blind siding the Arizona Cardinals fanbase, there is now a greater expectation for Haason Reddick in his rookie season. One NFL writer thinks the loss of Bucannon could be a boon for Reddick as a rookie. That is right, Kay Adams of the NFL Network believes that Reddick will lead all NFL rookies in tackles in 2017. That would be a nice result for both Reddick and the Arizona Cardinals. What would Reddick leading all NFL rookies in tackles look like? In 2016, Deion Jones led all NFL rookies in tackles with 108. 2015 saw Stephone Anthony and Landon Collins tie for the rookie lead in tackles with 112. C.J. Moseley had an absurd 133 tackles as a rookie in