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Cardinals have big plans for Patrick Peterson on offense

Cardinals have big plans for Patrick Peterson on offense

profootballtalk.com Updated Aug 2, 2013
Cardinals cornerback and punt returner Patrick Peterson has shown that he’s a dynamic playmaker with the ball in his hands. So new Cardinals coach Bruce Arians has a good idea: Get the ball into Peterson’s hands more often. Peterson played a little bit …
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  • Source: Seahawks to sign ex-Cardinal Doucet

    Source: Seahawks to sign ex-Cardinal Doucet

    ESPN.com Aug 2, 2013
    The Seattle Seahawks are signing former Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet to a one-year deal, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
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  • Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians leaves the light on for In…

    Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians leaves the light on for Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano

    The light went on as soon as Jim Irsay asked Bruce Arians to take over as interim head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. It was last Oct. 1, the day the Colts learned head coach Chuck Pagano had been diagnosed with leukemia and would likely be unable to …
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  • Arizona Cardinals' Darnell Dockett expected to miss two practic…

    Arizona Cardinals' Darnell Dockett expected to miss two practices for 'personal reasons'

    azcentral.com Aug 2, 2013
    Cardinals defensive end Darnell Dockett is expected to miss two practices for "personal reasons" that have nothing to do with allegedly owning a tiger, a monkey, an alligator or letters sent by PETA to wildlife agencies. Nine days ago, Dockett…
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  • Arizona Cardinals cheerleader/Iraq war vet arrested on domestic…

    Arizona Cardinals cheerleader/Iraq war vet arrested on domestic violence charges

    yahoo.com Aug 2, 2013
    Internet celebrity is a fleeting thing even in the best of times, but even in these hyperspeed times, this is a quick turnaround. Megan Welter, an Arizona Cardinals cheerleader and second lieutenant in the Army, won deserved acclaim earlier this week fo…
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  • Schofield, Seahawks see mutual blessing in their connection

    Schofield, Seahawks see mutual blessing in their connection

    profootballtalk.com Aug 2, 2013
    Linebacker O’Brien Schofield wasn’t happy to be cut by the Cardinals. But he was happy to be claimed by the Seahawks. And the Seahawks were happy to get him. “Honestly, I didn’t like the way that I got let go, but at the same time I really appreciate th…
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  • Camp Confidential: Arizona Cardinals

    Camp Confidential: Arizona Cardinals

    ESPN.com Aug 2, 2013
    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Carson Palmer's relationship with his new head coach, Bruce Arians, is unlike any the Arizona Cardinals quarterback has experienced in 10 NFL seasons or even in college under Pete Carroll at USC -- except for a nine-start period in 20…
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  • Arizona Cardinals give camp 5 stars for lodging, logistics

    Arizona Cardinals give camp 5 stars for lodging, logistics

    azcentral.com Aug 2, 2013
    The hotel beds are comfortable. The crowds are decent. And, so far, the grass at University of Phoenix Stadium remains among the few green things in the Valley. Most reviews about the Cardinals' first training camp in Glendale have been positive, but it…
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  • Arizona Cardinals' Dan Williams injures left knee in tackling s…

    Arizona Cardinals' Dan Williams injures left knee in tackling session

    azcentral.com Aug 2, 2013
    Large bodies were piled up after the first play of the first live tackling session of Cardinals training camp on Thursday. All but one player got up. Starting nose tackle Dan Williams apparently had someone roll onto the back of his leg. He stayed on th…
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    NFC West Preview

    Aug 2
    Merril Hoge and Herm Edwards preview the upcoming season in the NFC West.

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    Aug 2
    OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- The premise could be taken as sacrilege, maybe even borderline blasphemy by some. But my theory regarding the state of the Ravens' rebuilt defense was met mostly with a series of Cheshire-cat smiles at Baltimore's training camp.
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    Aug 2
    Here are five things John Clayton took away from his visit to the Chicago Bears' training camp.
  • Jim Trotter: Now in San Diego, Dwight Freeney motivated by skeptics

    Aug 2
    SAN DIEGO -- If there were fines for coaches being late to staff meetings, Joe Barry would lead the group. It's not that he means or wants to be late. It's that each time the Chargers' linebackers coach ends his position meetings, veteran newcomer Dwigh…
  • NFL - Bill Parcells enters Hall of Fame as one of league's greatest motiva…

    Aug 2
    Jeffri Chadiha: Bill Parcells knew exactly which buttons to push on his players, a talent that led him to the Hall of Fame.