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3/1 Arizona Cardinals news: Brian Hoyer restricted, scouting predictions

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In today's news, we find out the Brian Hoyer is still under some control of the Cardinals. There is also a ton of NFL news, such as the salary cap increasing.


Word From the Birds Blog | A restricted Hoyer’s potential place
Originally, Hoyer was thought to be an unrestricted free agent. But as free agency approaches in a couple of week, Hoyer instead ended up in restricted free agent limbo.

NFL scouting combine predictions gone wrong
Barkley's apparent rise back into first round among unexpected developments at NFL combine.

Arizona Cardinals need the real deal at quarterback
Kolb might provide long-term solution

Lewin Career Forecast 2013
Even before they ever took the field, most NFL observers knew the quarterback class of 2012 was going to be one of the better ones in recent years.


2013 NFL Mock Draft: Combine, Alex Smith trade complicate No. 1 pick -
After spending almost a week in beautiful (gray) Indianapolis, I've got mock draft fever. Instead of waiting until next week, here's my latest.

Seahawks open to trading Matt Flynn, per report -
Matt Flynn came to Seattle expecting to be the starter. It didn't happen, and the Seahawks might give him a shot somewhere else.

LeSean McCoy on Chip Kelly, Michael Vick, Nick Foles and the state of the Eagles - Bleeding Green Nation
Anyone who has been around the Eagles these past few seasons knows that if their is one word that doesn't describe LeSeaon McCoy, it is quiet. Which is why this offseason, and really most of last season, has been very different for McCoy.

NFL salary cap set at $123 million for 2013 -
According to two NFL insiders, the NFL salary cap for the 2013 season has been set at $123 million, which is up from the $120 million predicted.

NFL news roundup: Salary cap set, Cribbs tampering, restructured contracts, Jets QB options and more -
The NFL never sleeps. Here's today's news from the world of professional football.

NFL Draft 2013: Predicting quarterback success -
The best quarterback in the 2013 NFL Draft is ... Landry Jones?

Alex Smith trade: Colin Kaepernick says new Chiefs quarterback 'will be successful' -
The 49ers starter chose his words carefully when asked about the Alex Smith deal.

Packers Free Agency 2013: Jermichael Finley "Couldn't Take a Pay Cut" - Acme Packing Company
The Packers tight end is again making waves for his comments to the press, this time regarding his contract.

Josh Cribbs admits tampering in radio interview -
Even if it's assumed to be happening in free agency, players still need to keep quiet about it

Miles Austin restructures contract with Cowboys, per report -
Dallas was able to get under the salary cap on Thursday with five restructures.

George Atallah on NFL player safety: 'There's more to do' -
The NFLPA's George Atallah sat down for an AMA with Reddit on Thursday afternoon, and was candid about the union's stance on player safety and HGH testing.

Joe Flacco's contract could be biggest in NFL history -
The Ravens may be making Joe Flacco a very, very rich man soon.

NFL Draft 2013: Teams to work Terron Armstead at tight end -
Intrigued by his blazing fast 40-yard dash time, NFL teams are interested in working out Arkansas Pine-Bluff tackle Terron Armstead at tight end during his Pro Day.

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