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Super Bowl week has begun and it brought media day, only at night. Among the news around the Cardinals, there is an interesting story about how Patrick Peterson would probably have been a Philadelphia Eagle were it not for the lockout. Thanks, lockout. The Kevin Kolb trade was bad enough losing DRC.


Darren Fells Stays With Cardinals
Tight end signs his exclusive rights tender; Team signs cornerback Prater

Cardinals Blogs | Peterson not as Cardinal but as Eagle?
Patrick Peterson was an All-Pro this season and is one of the cornerstones of the Cardinals’ franchise. How about the idea that he nearly wasn’t a Cardinal? That’s what former Philadelphia Eagles president Joe Banner claimed during a conversation on ESPN the other day.

Arizona Cardinals will be fine, CBS' NFL experts say

After the disastrous NFC title game, members of the CBS broadcast crew think the Cardinals will be just fine.

Arizona Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald set for final season?

Larry Fitzgerald will play in 2016, the last year of a contract that pays him a guaranteed $11 million. But after that, there are no guarantees.

Cardinals vs. Steelers in Super Bowl XLIII: It wasn't a catch

It was a catch that was celebrated everywhere – but was it really a catch?

Cardinals' future up in the air with free agency period looming - NBCSPORTS1060.COM

The Arizona Cardinals have a month and some change (March 7-9) before they can reach out and start negotiating with their free agents, of which they have 26 (16 unrestricted, 6 restricted, 4 exclusive rights).


Let Cam Newton be himself -

The Carolina QB has been used as a way to talk about everything from race to sportsmanship. But Cam Newton's only responsibility should be to himself and his team.

Super Bowl prop bets 2016: Full list including national anthem, coin toss, MVP and more -

Super Bowl 50 will feature a broad array of prop bets, covering everything from the length of the national anthem, to which team will score the first touchdown. We have a full rundown courtesy of Odds Shark.

2016 NFL mock draft: The rise of Carson Wentz -

Hot off the Senior Bowl, how high could the North Dakota State quarterback go in the draft?

Two-time Super Bowl winner Justin Tuck announces his retirement -

The defensive end has decided to call it a career after 11 years in the NFL.

Cam Newton's forgotten year in junior college -

A one-year sojourn could've derailed the future NFL star, but instead it helped lay the groundwork for the player and person he's become since.

NBC, CBS will share expanded 'Thursday Night Football' package -

NFL Network will simulcast the 10-game package and exclusively air eight more games.

Super Bowl picks and predictions 2016: Experts heavily favor Panthers over Broncos -

The Panthers are a consensus pick to lift the Lombardi Trophy this year.

The Broncos have to rethink their pass rush against Cam Newton -

It's not easy to bring down the Panthers quarterback, but Denver has the horses to get it done. Retired NFL defensive end Stephen White explains how.

We're living in the golden age of Super Bowls -

Ten of the last 15 Super Bowls have been decided by one possession.

Super Bowl 2016 betting primer: How do odds, spreads and prop bets work? -

Super Bowl 50 will feature more money gambled than any other sporting event in 2016. We've got a rundown of important words and phrases so you know what people are talking about.

It's Super Bowl media day, so a grown man in a costume interviewed Peyton Manning -

Media day is still weird!

Josh Norman takes issue with Deion Sanders over defense of Odell Beckham Jr. -

Panthers cornerback Josh Norman made sure Deion Sanders knew that he wasn't happy with the NFL Network personality's defense of Odell Beckham Jr. in December.

Josh Norman refuses to take off his wrestling mask at Super Bowl Opening Night -

Media day is always a treat!

Peyton Manning reportedly told friends that Super Bowl 50 will be his last game -

Manning seems primed to call it a career, though the veteran quarterback hasn't said much about it on the record.

Cam Newton defends his choice to wear black and yellow safari pants -

Aqib Talib liked them too!