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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals acquire Adrian Peterson and what everyone thinks

A look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals

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Happy Wednesday one and all.

Hope you all are excited for the Adrian Peterson era with the Arizona Cardinals.

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Cardinals Trade For Adrian Peterson
Team deals 2018 draft pick for veteran running back; releases Chris Johnson

Cardinals Blogs
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Cardinals Blogs
Adrian Peterson, and now what?

Arizona Cardinals not using free time on eastern road trips well
The Cardinals haven't done well on road trips to the Eastern Time Zone, leaving Bruce Arians wondering if he needs to re-evaluate their travel agenda.

New Orleans Saints trade RB Adrian Peterson to Arizona Cardinals for conditional draft pick
The Cardinals acquired 32-year-old running back Adrian Peterson from the Saints on Tuesday and parted ways with veteran running back Chris Johnson.

Adrian Peterson trade from New Orleans Saints to Arizona Cardinals worth low risk for desperate team - 2017 NFL
The Cardinals have some talent, but far too many over-30 veterans. In short: Peterson will fit in for a team that thinks it can still contend -- for now.

Vote: How much did the Arizona Cardinals improve by acquiring RB Adrian Peterson?
Adrian Peterson will join a Cardinals team that is ranked last in the NFL in rushing yards per game. Can the seven-time Pro Bowler help get things turned around? Vote now!

Adding Adrian Peterson won't help Cardinals if O-line still struggles
The Cardinals' offensive line is the problem, not the running backs, so adding Adrian Peterson might not provide much of a boost.

Cardinals didn't release Chris Johnson to make Adrian Peterson a backup
Expect Adrian Peterson, who has started 117 out of 127 games in his career, to carry the bulk of the load for Arizona. A quick look at the team's RBs.

Arizona Cardinals land Adrian Peterson in trade with Saints
The Arizona Cardinals have traded for running back Adrian Peterson of the New Orleans Saints.

Cardinals run game has unimpressed in 2017, but there may be hope
It's been no surprise that the Arizona Cardinals have struggled mightily with their running attack, or lack thereof, but help could be on the way.

Rapid Reaction: Cardinals get Adrian Peterson from Saints
The Arizona Cardinals are last in the NFL in yards per carry. On Tuesday, they gave their best effort to address that.

Cardinals release Chris Johnson following Adrian Peterson trade
The Arizona Cardinals have released running back Chris Johnson following the team's trade to acquire Adrian Peterson Tuesday.

By the Numbers: Adrian Peterson could help Arizona Cardinals run game
Adrian Peterson has reportedly been traded from the New Orleans Saints to the Arizona Cardinals. Here are the numbers you need to know.

Larry Fitzgerald Sr. on son's relationship with Adrian Peterson: 'He's family'
Larry Fitzgerald Sr. discussed his son's relationship with Arizona Cardinals back Adrian Peterson after the news of his trade from the New Orleans Saints.

Arizona Cardinals sign long-snapper Justin Drescher
The Arizona Cardinals signed Justin Drescher on Tuesday to replace fellow long snapper Aaron Brewer, who was placed on the injured reserve.

Behind Enemy Lines: Behind Enemy Lines: Arizona Cardinals host Bucs
The Arizona Cardinals will try and even up their record at 3-3 when they host Jameis Winston and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this Sunday.

Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings Week 6: Can anyone stop the Chiefs?
After another impressive performance in a win over Houston, the Kansas City Chiefs are once again the top team our NFL Power Rankings.

ESPN's Barnwell views Peterson trade as low-risk move for Cardinals
The team traded a 2018 conditional sixth-round pick to the New Orleans Saints for running back and 2013 MVP Adrian Peterson.

Cardinals acquire Adrian Peterson from Saints | Cards Wire
The Cardinals make a move to bolster their league-worst running attack.

Cardinals fall in power rankings across Internet | Cards Wire
The Arizona Cardinals are 2-3, and after a poor showing in Philadelphia the team is sliding further down the rankings.

Larry Fitzgerald seems happy about Adrian Peterson trade | Cards Wire
Check out his happy tweet!

Big loss to Eagles send Cardinals plummeting down USA TODAY power rankings | Cards Wire
The Cardinals took a brutal loss to the Eagles in Week 5 and it resulted in yet another significant drop in the USA Today power rankings.

It took them a decade, but the Cardinals finally get Adrian Peterson | Cards Wire
They could have drafted him in 2007 and traded for him in 2015. Now they have him.