Happy hump day all, here are the news and notes for Wednesday.
Birds Of A Feather Chat - Saints Week
Cardinals Film Room: Big Play J.J. Nelson
Dissecting the 56-yard end-around touchdown by the speedy receiver.
Cardinals Switch Punters, Sign Scooby Wright
Butler cut, Wile and Dysert promoted; Branch, Bucannon and John go to IR.
Though playoffs are no longer an option, for Cardinals, 'nothing changes'
Technically, the Cardinals can still make the playoffs. Realistically, their season will end when the clock strikes zero on their Week 17 game at the Rams.
Cardinals playoff odds hang by a thread after loss to Dolphins
The Arizona Cardinals' playoff hopes took a major shot in Florida, where the team fell to the Dolphins 26-23, but there's still a chance.
Bruce Arians' lack of accountability is elephant in the room
“There won’t be any coaching changes. Let me make that perfectly clear today.”
Bruce Arians blames special teams woes on players, not position coach - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
The Cardinals' special teams have been anything but special this season. Head coach Bruce Arians blames the players, not position coach Amos Jones.
Arizona Cardinals’ rookie class unproductive this season - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
From underachieving first-round pick Robert Nkemdiche on down, this year's rookie class has contributed little to the Cardinals.
Cardinals GM Steve Keim ‘would be surprised’ if Carson Palmer, Larry Fitzgerald retire | Cards Wire
The Cardinals GM 'would be surprised' if they decided to retire.
Three 2015 division winners could have top-10 picks in 2017 NFL draft | The Draft Wire
Just a year removed from a division title, these three teams are in the running for a top-10 pick in the 2017 NFL draft
Notes from the Enemy:
What would it take for the New Orleans Saints to lock up Nick Fairley? - Canal Street Chronicles
Looking ahead to free agency, the Saints have one big player that is arguably their top priority to re-sign.
New Orleans Saints fans should love these 2017 NFL Draft pass-catching running backs - Canal Street Chronicles
Travaris Cadet still hasn’t replaced C.J. Spiller, much less Darren Sproles, so who can the Saints draft to catch passes from Drew Brees?