6/16 Arizona Cardinals news: Josh Freeman to Cardinals (in 2014), expectations for Larry Fitzgerald, Ryan Swope's NFL future in question

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Your Cardinals and NFL news round-up to start the day.

Find out if Freeman to the Cardinals next year makes sense. We've featured a lot of links already this off-season about what the expectations should be for Larry Fitzgerald in 2013, and now Bruce Arians weighs in on the subject. Whether it was a dance or more a game of musical chairs, the Cardinals shook up their secondary in a big way this off-season. Get a little background information on your new starters. We also have some updates on the rookies, beginning with Ryan Swope's questionable NFL future.

Cardinals:

Josh Freeman 2014 NFL Free Agency Destination: Arizona Cardinals
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a decision to make on Josh Freeman. If he can't keep his hold on the starting job, where does he land next?

Slotting expectations for Larry Fitzgerald
First-year Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians noted in March his plans to diversify Larry Fitzgerald's alignments in 2013.

Safety Breakdown
The releases of Adrian Wilson and Kerry Rhodes have left some large voids at safety.

Ryan Swope: How Will He Be Affected By His Concussions?
When the sixth round of the draft comes around, most people are looking for diamonds in the rough. In the case of the Arizona Cardinals, they selected Ryan Swope hoping he would be a gem.

Training Camp Profile: Kevin Minter
While the media is focused on top draft picks Jonathan Cooper and Tyrann Mathieu, the Arizona Cardinals are excited about Kevin Minter.

Stepfan Taylor not Able to Practice with Team Yet
Arizona Cardinals' rookie running back Stepfan Taylor has not been been able to practice with the Red Birds yet this spring because classes at Stanford University are still in session.

Twitter antics of Arizona Cardinals’ Darnell Dockett a source of confusion, amusement for 'ddocket'
The assistant commissioner of new media for the Missouri Valley Conference has never owned an alligator. He has never hit on Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron’s girlfriend and as far as we know, has never posted a revealing shower shot for all to see on Twitter.

Arizona Cardinals: Grading Their Draft
With the seventh pick in the 2013 draft, the Cardinals had a slew of choices to make. The majority of people who follow the Cardinals knew that there was one blatant area that needed to be upgraded, the offensive line. This draft would prove to be a huge one for new GM Steve Keim and new head coach Bruce Arians.

NFL:

Cincinnati Bengals on Hard Knocks - Cincy Jungle
According to one Philadelphia Daily News reporter, the Bengals will be featured on this year's Hard Knocks.

Putin 'can kill' with Robert Kraft's Super Bowl ring - SBNation.com
Vladimir Putin found a very KGB use for Robert Kraft's stolen Super Bowl ring.

Victor Cruz rumors: Giants WR wants $9 million per year - SBNation.com
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has his eyes set on a big payday.

DeAngelo Hall considered sitting out NFL season - SBNation.com
Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall considered his other options before choosing to return to the NFL this fall.

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