Steve Keim named Cardinals GM

The hunt for a coach will probably intensify as the Arizona Cardinals named Steve Keim as the new general manager.

The Cardinals announced Tuesday that Keim who was the vice president of player personnel will take an in-house promotion and become the Cardinals top personnel executive.

Keim has been with the team since 1999. The word had leaked out the Keim and the Cardinals were negotiating for the general manager position according to Albert Breer of NFL Network.

Keim succeeds now departed Rod Graves the former lead personnel man for Arizona.