6/11 Arizona Cardinals news: Patrick Peterson in spotlight, Injuries taking toll

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Your daily news update of the Cardinals and NFL.

Cardinals:

"Intriguing" Offseason For Patrick Peterson
Cornerback confident in his place in NFL, regardless of debate

Patrick Peterson's Time To Give Back
Cornerback hosts first "Celebs and Steaks" Dinner for foundation

Cardinals Blogs | "Best" to open minicamp, and Niklas hurt
Injuries keep sidelining various players throughout the camp.

Cardinals Blogs | Adding vets waiting game now
Though there is a battle between three players for starting right tackle, Keim's office is working on bringing a veteran at bargain price.

Arizona Cardinals' John Carlson focused on staying healthy, improving ArizonaSports.com
With Niklas injured, the veteran tight end has the best opportunity to prove his ability to the coaches now.

Arizona Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu taking recovery 'as it comes' ArizonaSports.com
Mathieu is taking a slow recovery, though expectations continue to mount for him to be ready by week 1.

Arizona Cardinals safety Deone Bucannon: 'I want to be a playmaker' ArizonaSports.com
Deone Bucannon believes the difference in the NFL is all mental.

ESPN: Arizona Cardinals a regression candidate in 2014 ArizonaSports.com
Seems the national media is concerned with the loss of both 2013 starting linebackers.

What's in a pause?: Cardinals coach Bruce Arians on Ernie Sims - ESPN
Not a ringing endorsement of the recently added free agent.

5 things to watch for at Arizona Cardinals' minicamp - ESPN
Minicamp battles between tackles, linebackers, punt returners.

Cardinals' Patrick Peterson says he will report to minicamp - ESPN
The pro-bowl cornerback reiterates he won't hold out this offseason.

Cards, Clabo unable to reach deal - NFC West Blog - ESPN
But it could become a similar situation to how they signed Eric Winston last year.

NFL:

Second-year NFL players who must improve in 2014 - SBNation.com
Highly touted draft picks like Dee Milliner and Eric Fisher failed to live up to expectations as rookies. The success of their teams moving forward may depend on how well they bounce back in year two.

Roger Goodell gets to see Jim Irsay's drug test results - SBNation.com
The Colts owner opened up to the Indianapolis Star about his battle with addiction, his March DUI arrest and discipline from the NFL.

See the powerful Native American commercial urging Redskins name change before it airs - SBNation.com
The National Congress of American Indians wants to tell you the one thing Native Americans don't call themselves in this strong commercial.

Raiders experimenting with Darren McFadden, Maurice Jones-Drew & more news from OTAs - SBNation.com
Darren McFadden is returning kicks for some reason, and Robert Turbin had surgery this offseason, but appears to be 100 percent at OTAs.

Tom Savage talks Texans playbook, role, QB competition - SBNation.com
New Texans QB Tom Savage on his post-draft experience with Houston.

Charles Sims talks Bucs role, Doug Martin, adjusting to NFL life - SBNation.com
New Bucs RB Charles Sims opens up about his NFL experience thus far.

Jarvis Landry on new Dolphins role, moving to Miami, NFL adjustments - SBNation.com
New Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry talks about his experience thus far as a recently drafted NFL player.

Mike Evans on new Bucs role, giant players, NFL adjustments - SBNation.com
New Bucs WR Mike Evans talks about his time thus far in Tampa and his initial thoughts about his place in the Bucs' offense.

Chiefs' Sean Smith arrested for DUI - Arrowhead Pride
Kansas City Chiefs CB Sean Smith was arrested early Monday, June 9 on three charges, including driving under the influence.

Quotables: Tom Brady has no time for statistics other than wins and losses - SBNation.com
Tom Brady doesn't think stats are all that important outside of wins and losses, and Julio Jones says he'll be 100 percent for Week 1.

Richard Sherman wants teammates to join him on 'Madden 15' cover - SBNation.com
The Seahawks corner says EA Sports won't put his secondary mates on the cover with him.

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