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Bird Droppings: Fitz on the future, Elijhaa’s lie and more news on the Arizona Cardinals.

News and notes from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

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Happy Friday one and all. Hope you are ready for a fun-filled Holiday weekend.

For the Arizona Cardinals, there is plenty of news to get your ready for the weekend, so let’s get to it.

Battles Of Larry Fitzgerald And Patrick Peterson
Notes: No Beckham to defend; Injury update

Larry Fitzgerald On Future: "I'll Let You Know"
Receiver has not yet decided if he will play in 2018

Elijhaa Penny And The Lie That Came True
Running back's fib to mom about joining the team eventually became reality

Cardinals Blogs
Waiting on Nkemdiche

Former DB: Cardinals' Mathieu most versatile, Peterson has best footwork
The Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu was named most versatile, while Patrick Peterson's footwork was called the best among defensive backs by ESPN's Matt Bowen.

Seahawks fined for mishandling Russell Wilson's head injury vs. Cardinals
The NFL fined the Seattle Seahawks for violating the concussion protocol when handling injured quarterback Russell Wilson against the Arizona Cardinals.

His sack total is sexy, but Chandler Jones takes pride in a complete game
Chandler Jones won't deny that setting the Cardinals' single-season franchise sack record would be a cool holiday present.

Dealing Cards: A better defense explained, better red-zone offense needed
While the Arizona Cardinals have found their stride defensively, the offense has regressed, especially inside the red zone.

Arizona Cardinals opt to play still-injured Drew Stanton at QB
Cardinals coach Bruce Arians seems to be willing to test out Drew Stanton's health rather than starting Blaine Gabbert for another game.

2018 NFL quarterback dominoes - Players who could change teams in offseason and why
Kirk Cousins is going to get paid. Alex Smith might land in the perfect spot. The 2018 offseason is shaping up to be a fascinating game of quarterback musical chairs. Bill Barnwell lays out the field of contestants.

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald going to take time to figure out future
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald said Thursday he doesn't know when he'll make his decision on his playing future, but it won't be right away. "I'm going to take some time and figure it out," he said.