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Daryl Washington’s suspension didn’t follow the usual path
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 4, 2013
The news that the NFL had suspended Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington four games under the substance-abuse policy suggests at least three violations of the rules against recreation drugs: a violation that places the player in Stage One, a violation …Upvote Share Tweet
Cardinals add McCann, Taylor to secondaryESPN.com Apr 4, 2013The Arizona Cardinals have signed cornerback Bryan McCann and safety Curtis Taylor to one-year contracts.Upvote Share TweetHere are the 2013 preseason schedules for the NFC West teams: Arizona Cardinals Week 1: at Green Bay Packers (TBA) Week 2: Dallas Cowboys (TBA) Week 3: San Diego Chargers (TBA) Week 4: at Denver Broncos (TBA) St. Louis Rams Week 1: at Cleveland Browns (…Upvote Share TweetIf the Arizona Cardinals did not make any changes at the top of their quarterback depth chart this offseason, Kevin Kolb and John Skelton would have combined to earn $12.13 million in cash and count $14.175 million against the team's salary cap. Instead…Upvote Share Tweet
Daryl Washington option-bonus delay more about cap than suspensionprofootballtalk.com Apr 4, 2013At first blush, it appeared that the decision to delay Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington’s $10 million option bonus from 2013 to 2014 came from his anticipated four-game suspension for violating the substance-abuse policy. The move actually had muchUpvote Share TweetCardinals coach Bruce Arians says acquiring quarterback Carson Palmer doesn’t make the Cardinals any less likely to use their first-round draft pick on a quarterback. Because they were never going to use their first-round draft pick on a quarterback anyUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 4, 2013Arizona Cardinals Daryl Washington's four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy is going to hurt the linebacker's image and his wallet, writes Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic. Somers: "[Washington] will miss four of 17 checkUpvote Share Tweet
Arizona Cardinals 2013 season starts in gymazcentral.com Apr 4, 2013John Lott has a new boss, but the Cardinals strength and conditioning coach's message to players was the same this week as when he arrived in Arizona in 2007. "The bottom line is our expectations are high and the job is here in Tempe," Lott sa…Upvote Share Tweet
Carson Palmer, Larry Fitzgerald connecting in ArizonaApr 4Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer wasted no time getting to work in Glendale, Ariz., alongside star wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald.
Inside the Huddle: More Movin' & Groovin'Apr 4John Clayton's Inside the Huddle breaks down four fascinating factors brought on by free agency and team trades: Carson Palmer to the Cards, Matt Flynn to the Raiders, Darrius Heyward-Bey becomes a Colt and the NFC South has a cornerback crisis.
McShay Mock DraftApr 4Todd McShay discusses his latest NFL mock draft.