Wednesday was another press day. Bruce Arians spoke about seeing the Colts again. People still talk about Andre Ellington's hair. The Arizona offense is clicking. Here are your morning links.
Cards Daily - Palmer says offense is clicking
Carson Palmer talked to the media about the progression of the offense in preparation of Sunday's contest against the Indianapolis Colts.
Arians on Colts: 'It's like playing your brother'
Bruce Arians talks about how high the emotions will be for Sunday's game against his former team the Indianapolis Colts.
Cardinals Blogs | It’s Ellington’s real hair, and other notes
Bruce Arians had a fantastic press conference today.
Cardinals Blogs | Dierdorf retires from the game
The press release came out this morning, announcing that Dan Dierdorf was finally stepping away from the NFL. Dierdorf is best known to many as a TV color analyst for NFL games — he’s done it for 30 years — but he left his mark as a Hall of Fame offensive tackle for this franchise as an anchor to some great offensive lines for 13 years.
With Some Luck, Carson Palmer Learns Offense
Notebook: Colts video helped Cardinals QB; Bethel cleared
Colts helped Arians prepare to lead Cards - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN
There wasn't a playbook or film for Bruce Arians to study last year when Chuck Pagano called to tell him the news. Pagano was diagnosed with Leukemia and would be leaving the Indianapolis Colts.
Cardinals' Justin Bethel clears protocol, says he plans to play - ESPN
Arizona Cardinals gunner Justin Bethel has passed the league's concussion protocol, and he expects to play Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
Bruce Arians of Arizona Cardinals ready to face Indianapolis Colts - ESPN
Sunday can't come soon enough for Arizona Cardinals coach Bruce Arians.
NFL Nation Buzz: Arizona Cardinals - Arizona Cardinals Blog - ESPN
Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss discusses Arizona coach Bruce Arians facing his former team, the Colts.
Keim sees Fitzgerald as Cardinal for life | ProFootballTalk
Steve Keim is on PFT Live
Facing Colts will be emotional experience for Arians
Bruce Arians admits that facing his former team, the Indianapolis Colts, is not just another game.
Fumblr: You can love the Panthers, but not Jerry Richardson - SBNation.com
From Cam Newton to Luke Kuechly to "Riverboat Ron," there's so much to like about the Panthers, except for one person. Plus, fat guys, Speedos, ManningFace & more.
The Daily Win: Broncos-Patriots preview, starring quarterbacks you may have heard of - SBNation.com
Week 12's Sunday Night Football showdown is getting billed as Peyton Manning versus Tom Brady, but quarterbacks don't play each other -- teams do. The Daily Win breaks down the strengths (offense)...
The Notebook: Questioning the refs, Jim Schwartz, Matt Schaub, and Trent Richardson - SBNation.com
Retired NFL defensive end Stephen White is back to open up his Notebook from Week 11, when the refs and couple coaches made some questionable calls, Gerald McCoy continued to dominate, and Trent Richardson continued to hesitate.
Injuries and storms can't slow down the Bears - SBNation.com
The Bears are 6-4 and still in the mix for an NFC playoff spot. Last week's win over the Ravens might have been their most inconceivable one yet.
NFL picks Week 12: Experts select all 14 games - SBNation.com
It's a big week in the NFL and SB Nation's experts are back once again to tell you who will come away with wins.
Week 11 NFL players of the week: Bobby Rainey busts out to earn NFC honors - SBNation.com
Bobby Rainey was the breakout star of Week 11, and earned NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts. Also among the weekend's stars: Ben Roethlisberger, Jason Pierre-Paul and Vontaze Burfict.
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