Coach Steve Wilks shook Longoria’s hand and expressed admiration for his service.

We wanted to show our appreciation for all that you do, for this organization, but most importantly, your commitment to serve our country, Wilks told him.
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Longoria, who hasn’t been deployed before, was given Cardinals gear and Wilks told him his job would be waiting for him Ziggy Ansah Authentic Jersey upon return. Longoria was amazed by the gesture.

It shows that I have a caring place where I work, and that’s amazing, Longoria said. Having seen all the guys out there and going through all this, that was awesome. It warmed my heart.

Nelson does embrace the idea of being a deep threat, especially since it can keep defenders honest when covering him. He’s been able to flash big-play ability in shorter routes over the years, Ben McLemore Jersey with a couple of memorable catch-and-run plays against the Seahawks both at home (40 yards) and in Seattle (41 yards) in 2016.

He wants to do that more often, even if it’s unexpected. That’d certainly be something to talk about with his former teammates.

Being under the radar, I like it like that, Nelson said. I’ve been like that all my life, so that’s nothing. As far as right now, I’m taking it one day at a time. I think I am doing a pretty good job with the system. They’ve got me all over the place.

Johnson is in the final year of his four-year rookie deal scheduled to pay him about $1.9 million this season.

I try not to focus on (absent players), Wilks said. I’m trying to focus on the guys that are here. Again, looking to get better with the ones that are here.

Asked about his feelings in general about players missing, Wilks said guys have been dialed in since April 3, learning the system and doing things they have to do in each phase.

David is not here and we have to keep going, Wilks added. This is the National Football League, men. It doesn’t stop for myself or any other player.

Johnson has attended virtually all of the team’s voluntary work this offseason. Even when he wasn’t working on the field last week, he still was present. Johnson also appeared at the team’s media day Monday, taking part in the various photo shoots and video shoots for pieces the team will use during the season.