Happy Monday one and all, hope your weekend was full of excitement.
Mine was full of two papers, so there was that.
There is not a ton of Arizona Cardinals news from the weekend, but there were some interesting articles I read that I wanted to pass along.
As well as a look around the NFC West.
Let's get started.
The worst trade in Arizona Cardinals' history
The Arizona Cardinals were still feeling the effects of a legend's retirement when they made a desperate trade for Kevin Kolb.
David Johnson: I can definitely handle 30 touches a game | ProFootballTalk
At the league meetings in Arizona last week, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said that he'd like to get the ball in running back David Johnson's hands 30 times a game and shrugged off concerns about overworking the back by pointing to Johnson's age.
2017 NFL Free Agents: Every Team's Best Remaining Option on the Market | Bleacher Report
We're a month-plus into free agency across the National Football League, and in less than three weeks the NFL draft will kick off in Philadelphia...
The Worst-Case Scenario Every NFL Team Must Avoid in 2017 Season | Bleacher Report
The offseason is a time for hoping and dreaming around the NFL . It's a time for thinking that steal in the second wave of free agency is going to be a high-producing bargain. That Day 3 running back in the draft will surely be a buried gem, too...
Cardinals get surprise QB in 2nd round of latest mock draft | Cards Wire
This mock draft has two very unlikely picks for the Cardinals.
Notes from the NFC West:
Full list of draft prospects Seahawks are known to have met with so far - Field Gulls
The Seattle Seahawks have met with 21 prospects in the 2017 NFL Draft that we know of: Two offensive linemen, four cornerbacks, one tight end, four safeties, one running back, four defensive...
Richard Sherman crisis begs question: What if Pete Carroll’s critics were right? - Field Gulls
With a group of maturing veterans, the Seattle Seahawks coach faces the toughest challenge of his career in pro football, and you can’t say you didn’t see it coming
How comfortable are you with the 49ers drafting QB Nathan Peterman? - Niners Nation
Time to figure out people’s confidence level with Nathan Peterman.
2017 NFL mock draft: 7 rounds with a wild twist on Fanspeak - Niners Nation
I doubt parts of this come close to happening, but if it were to happen, how would you grade this draft?
L.A. Rams: McVay The Builder? - Turf Show Times
Team needs for the Los Angeles Rams aren’t hard to spot. The methods of attaining what this NFL franchise are going to be interesting to watch unfold in 2017. The rub here, is how team general...
2017 NFL Draft: LA Rams Must Address Defense - Turf Show Times
We are weeks away from the draft. The Rams will be eying to add talent to their NFL-worst offense but cannot forget about the defense.