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8/27 Arizona Cardinals news: Offensive line shifting, Rob Housler's ankle, possible teams for Ryan Williams

Your morning roundup of Cardinals and NFL news

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The Arizona Cardinals announced that Jonathan Cooper could return in 2013. That means moving around on the offensive line. Plus, if the Cardinals are actually seeking to trade Ryan Williams, there are some possible teams to send him to. Take a break from working and catch up on the Cards and the NFL.

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Tweaking The Post-Cooper Line
Colledge to move to left guard, Fanaika steps into starting right guard spot

Palmer might have to bail out his line - NFC West Blog - ESPN
New quarterback Carson Palmer ranked tied for ninth in sack rate over the past two seasons while playing for the Oakland Raiders, an indication he can help the Cardinals' tackles by getting the ball out before pressure arrives.

Three potential teams for Ryan Williams - NFL Rumors Blog - ESPN
Williams, a former second round pick, is a very talented back and only 23 years old. But, his career has been derailed by injuries. His potential could still be enough for a team to make a move.

Cardinals TE Rob Housler cautiously optimistic for quick return
"I think I'll have a better grasp of it after the swelling goes down," Housler explained. He added that barring any setbacks he doesn't expect to miss much more than a few weeks, the typical time it takes to recover from that injury.

Cardinals' Sendlein still feels good about offensive line
Sendlein gave his full support to Fanaika in his new role, saying, "He's a physical guy, a local guy, so I'm happy to have him next to me. I think he's going to step in and do a great job."

Carson Palmer ‘very excited' about Arizona Cardinals' offense
"For some of the silly things we did in our last preseason game, we have smart football players on offense. Combine that with athleticism and speed and experience -- you look at a guy like Larry's experience and his catches and his touches in games, I'm as excited and as optimistic as ever."


NFL Debrief: Organizational drift -
The preseason isn't over yet, and a few teams are already spiraling into free fall.

NFL roster cuts: Vikings release 13 players -
The Minnesota Vikings have begun trimming their roster to 75 players, and released a former first-round pick.

NFL roster cuts 2013: 49ers release 5 players -
The San Francisco 49ers have begun trimming their roster to 75 before the deadline.

Seahawks place Jesse Williams on IR, release several players -
The Seahawks placed rookie defensive tackle Jesse Williams on injured reserve and released eight players to help cut the roster down Monday.

Braylon Edwards released by Jets -
Braylon Edwards has been released by the Jets. If he signs somewhere this season, he will be wearing his fourth different uniform in three years.

Donte Stallworth released by Washington Redskins -
Washington has moved on from the Stallworth experience, looking toward other players to make plays on the outside.

Jets release Joe McKnight, 13 others -
Believe it or not, the Jets actually have players other than Geno Smith and Mark Sanchez. They cut 14 of them on Sunday.

A summary of outright lies you need to know about Jeff Tuel -
Jeff Tuel has been named the Buffalo Bills' starting quarterback for Week 1. You have no idea who Jeff Tuel is. Let's catch you up.

NFL news roundup: Jeff Tuel to start for Bills, Will Smith out for 2013 season -
Unexpected starters, big injuries, and suspensions. There was a little bit of everything on Monday in the NFL.

Santonio Holmes returns to Jets practice for first time in 10 months -
Holmes has resumed practice, but it's unknown when the Jets' No. 1 wide receiver will suit up for a game.

Parys Haralson Trade: Saints Give Up 7th Round Draft Pick - Canal Street Chronicles
Finally! We now know what the Saints had to give up in the trade to land linebacker Parys Haralson from the San Francisco 49ers.

Malcom Floyd returns to practice for Chargers, hopes to play Week 1 -
Things are getting a little better for San Diego's offense, as Malcom Floyd returned to practice on Monday.

Mark Sanchez injury: Rex Ryan confirms Jets QB out vs. Eagles -
Jets head coach Rex Ryan ruled out Mark Sanchez for Thursday's game against the Eagles.

NFL could ease policy on Adderall under new PED deal -
A recent proposal could change the way the NFL disciplines players for positive tests for Adderall and other substances.

Jonathan Cooper injury: Cardinals hopeful rookie back for final 6 games -
The Arizona Cardinals are hopeful they'll get their 2013 first round pick back prior to the end of the season.

Rob Gronkowski injury: Patriots TE participates in individual drills -
Rob Gronkowski is doing individual work at Patriots practice, but his regular season status is still as murky as ever.

Vikings FB Jerome Felton suspended 3 games -
The veteran fullback has been suspended for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, just two weeks after undergoing emergency surgery.

Vikings vs. 49ers 2013: Ponder must 'step up' for Minnesota -
Minnesota is still searching for a win after a tough night in San Francisco.

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