"I know he had an impact in the draft," said Chris Duncan, who played for the Cardinals while Luhnow was in St. Louis and is now a broadcaster. "And I know some of the players he drafted turned out to be pretty successful."
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"Tony wanted his longtime sidekick, the coach who's been with him all the way, with him if it was going to be his last game," Chris Duncan told The Associated Press. "That was important to him."
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