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Arizona Cardinals news 5/12: Team announces Roy Green to Ring of Honor

Thursday Cardinals and NFL stories.

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Wednesday was dominated by the Roy Green Ring of Honor press conference. I'll have more on that later. We also have a little info on potential extensions for Calais Campbell and Tyrann Mathieu. Here are the stories to start your day.

Cardinals:

Roy Green To Go Into Cardinals Ring Of Honor
Former star receiver, two-way player will be inducted Oct. 2 during game against Rams

Free Cancer Screening At Cardinals Facility
Free skin and oral checkups from team, Cancer Treatment Centers of America this Saturday

Cardinals Blogs | That time Roy Green wanted a raise
"I wanted to laugh at that very moment but I had to keep my lawyer’s face on. I’m negotiating. In a few minutes after I got out of the office, I was dying. I couldn’t wait to go tell the guys what he had told me."

Cardinals Blogs | A little cap space, and potential vets

The Cardinals also have to figure within the cap any potential contract extensions, which could add to the cap crunch (Tyrann Mathieu) or ease it (Calais Campbell), although Kent Somers noted no new deals are close.

No new deals yet for Calais Campbell, Tyrann Mathieu

There is no rush to get either deal done, and for different reasons both negotiations are challenging.

Former Alabama QB Jake Coker in a 'great spot' with Alabama Cardinals - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN

Jake Coker's experience in a pro-style offense at Alabama gives him a fighting chance to beat out Matt Barkley for the third-string QB job.

Former receiver Roy Green to enter Cardinals' Ring of Honor - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN

Roy Green, the second-best receiver in Arizona Cardinals history, to be honored.

Roy Green first to play for St. Louis and Arizona Cardinals in Ring - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN

Roy Green will be the first player to bridge the Cardinals' time in St. Louis and Phoenix to be inducted into the team's Ring of Honor.

Roy Green 'overwhelmed' by induction into Ring of Honor

Roy Green will be inducted into the Cardinals' Ring of Honor on October 2 when Arizona hosts the Los Angeles Rams.

NFL:

Ricardo Lockette is expected to retire from the NFL after serious neck injury - SBNation.com

He suffered a serious neck injury last November.

Don't trust Bill Belichick to pick Tom Brady's eventual replacement - SBNation.com

Bill Belichick has yet to show he can draft a quarterback without the gift of good fortune.

Deshaun Watson leads college football's top 32 players, according to 2017 mock drafts - SBNation.com

Good morning! This is the Read Option, your daily college football newsletter.

Jason Campbell says he's ready to return to the NFL - SBNation.com

Last year, he said he was "kind of just chilling" when the Indianapolis Colts wanted to bring him aboard.

The Las Vegas Raiders could actually be a thing - SBNation.com

It sounds a lot like the typical NFL posturing for a new stadium, but after the Los Angeles saga, it would be foolish to overlook the possibility of the Raiders moving to Sin City.