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10/26 Arizona Cardinals news: Better defense than 49ers?

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Who knew? Kevin Kolb has a bad contract, Darnell Dockett said something controversial and Larry Fitzgerald doesn't hate anyone. Wait, those are not unexpected.

Here are today's links to choose from.

A Rivalry To Relish
"My mom told me a long time ago, you never say you hate anybody," Fitzgerald said. "I know a lot of the players over there. I don’t hate any of those guys."

Patrick Peterson looking for 10 picks, but unlikely to get them all this season - SB Nation Arizona
Peterson wants to record 10 interceptions by the end of the season, but is that even possible? staff blogs - Kent Somers - Why is Chris Williams a Ram, not a Cardinal?
The Cardinals need help on the offensive line. The Bears cut Chris Williams, a first-round pick in 2008. William can play any position on the line except center. So why didn't the Cardinals sign him?

Monday’s showdown just ‘another game’ for Arizona Cardinals
With their first bonafide rivalry game of the season on deck, it seems only fitting to have the Cardinals wait an extra day to build the hype for a national audience.

Worst NFL contracts? We've got one here - NFC West Blog - ESPN
Some context after seeing Kevin Kolb's six-year, $62.1 million deal ranked fourth on a list of the 10 worst current contracts NFL teams have signed:

NFL Week 8, Cardinals Vs. 49ers: Arizona excited to host Monday Night Football - SB Nation Arizona
The Cardinals are excited for their Monday night showdown with the 49ers.

Campbell: Not sure where hatred for 49ers came from, but it's a good thing -
"I can't wait to get out their Monday night," said Campbell. "The way the season has gone for us so far, this is a great opportunity for us. Because, we have to get back on our feet.

ESPN Analyst: 'I think it was on Skelton this week' -
If one were to simply look at the box score from Sunday's game between the Arizona Cardinals and Minnesota Vikings, they would assume John Skelton had a good game. The Cardinals quarterback only threw one interception while maintaining a good completion percentage to go along with a touchdown. Not a bad day at all.

Dockett: Cardinals have better defense than 49ers -
"I'm gonna say us," Dockett answered. "I feel we have the best defense, that's just how I feel."

NFL news:

NFL playoff picture, Week 8: The quickest path from Atlanta to New Orleans -
Can the Atlanta Falcons win out in a tough NFC? Is there any team in the AFC that can challenge the Texans? The NFL playoff picture is a complicated one, but we have some answers.

NFL trade deadline: Joe Vitt says Saints will not trade Chris Ivory -
The New Orleans Saints are not interested in trading running back Chris Ivory before the NFL's trade deadline on Oct. 30, according to interim head coach Joe Vitt.

Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw is not mad -
New York Giants' running back Ahmad Bradshaw said he was not angry on the sideline during last Sunday's 27-23 victory over the Washington Redskins.

Week 8 NFL Odds: Bears, Patriots Biggest Favorites -
Do the Patriots and Eagles get too much undeserved respect from oddsmakers? What about the betting public that continues to believe in them? Week 8 betting shapes up as an interesting week for sure.