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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals News and Links 10/20/16

News from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

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The Arizona Cardinals take on the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday Night Football, it is time to get fired up Cardinals fans, because this may be the most important game of the season.

Let's get hyped.

Home Woes Against Seahawks Rankle Cardinals
Change in outcome needed after three straight blowout losses under Bruce Arians.

More Rest For Carson Palmer
Notes: Quarterback sits out practice; Iupati should be ready; Arians in favor of expanded replay.

Cardinals Film Room: Block Party For David Johnson
Analyzing the 58-yard first-quarter touchdown run against the Jets.

PFF: Cardinals receiver group ranks third in NFL
The Arizona Cardinals' wideouts haven't lived up to the expectations this season, but they are still regarded as the third-best receiving corps.

Dealing Cards: Even if running less, Russell Wilson presents a tough challenge - Arizona Sports
Russell Wilson has long been regarded as a great quarterback, but his game has been a bit different in 2016.

Robert Nkemdiche gets a ‘C’ for play vs. Jets | Cards Wire
After playing for the first time since Week 1, the Cardinals first rounder gets very average reviews.

Earl Watford and John Wetzel play well in victory over the Jets | Cards Wire
Missing Mike Iupati and Evan Mathis, the Cardinals get good play out of their guards.

Arizona Cardinals' Carson Palmer getting extra rest on short week - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
With less than 48 hours between Monday night's game and Wedesday's practice, Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer was given a day off.

NFL 2016 - Grading quarterbacks for all 32 teams
Aaron Rodgers and Cam Newton have combined to win three NFL MVP awards, but they're not playing at the same level this season. NFL Nation hands out grades from A-plus to F for each team.

Cardinals' focus: Beating Seahawks at home for first time under coach Bruce Arians - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Sunday night's matchup against the Seahawks has heavy playoff implications for the struggling and inconsistent Cardinals.

Note from the Enemy:

A statistical guide to Seahawks confidence - Field Gulls
A model that at halftime gave Seattle 93 percent likelihood to win already accounted for vulnerability to an Atlanta comeback.

The Film Room: The matchup between Richard Sherman and Julio Jones that had everything - Field Gulls
A video breakdown of this matchup between two NFL elites.