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

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Happy Wednesday one and all. Hope your week is going well and you are ready for the Arizona Cardinals final day of open training camp in 2017.

That is right, the Cardinals will close the 2017 training camp today.

So let’s get to the news from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Deone Bucannon Taken Off PUP
Linebacker still not practicing, but taking part in walk throughs after ankle surgery.

Decision Made For Drew Stanton As No. 2
Arians says quarterback depth chart is already in place.

Interception Crown Realistic For Tyrann Mathieu
Cardinals' safety has the skill, but must stay healthy and capitalize on chances.

Larry Fitzgerald Leadership After WR Comments
Notes: Fitz talks about Boldin relationship; Iupati out with triceps injury.

Cardinals Blogs | After practice: Nkemdiche limps off

David Johnson could earn NFL's top RB deal with another standout year - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
David Johnson, who led the NFL in yards from scrimmage and touchdowns in 2016, will become eligible to restructure his rookie pact after this season.

NFC West Preview - ESPN
Bill Barnwell and Mina Kimes preview the NFC West and share their thoughts on how the division will play out.

Cardinals activate $LB Deone Bucannon from PUP list
The Arizona Cardinals announced Tuesday that they have activated linebacker Deone Bucannon from the Physically Unable to Perform list (PUP).

All-Access with Cole Toner -- Aug. 22: Running with the ones
All during training camp, Cardinals offensive lineman Cole Toner will join Doug and Wolf every morning on 98.7 FM, Arizona's Sports Station.

Arians: Drew Stanton will be Cardinals backup quarterback
Throughout the preseason a big question on the Cardinals' roster was whether Stanton or Gabbert would be the backup to Palmer at the start of the season.

Arizona Cardinals training camp: All-Access with Bruce Arians, Aug. 22
Head coach Bruce Arians, now in his fifth year with the Arizona Cardinals, meets the media each day during training camp.

Cardinals' Blaine Gabbert is 'still in that learning phase'
In his first season with the Arizona Cardinals, a focused Blaine Gabbert is making the most of his opportunities.

Larry Fitzgerald sticks up for WRs, believes Anquan Boldin is Hall of Famer
Arizona Cardinals veteran Larry Fitzgerald heard Bruce Arians loud and clear when the head coach called out the receiver room.

Cardinals starters might not play entire 1st half vs. Falcons | Cards Wire
If things go well, they will be out after 30 plays.

Poll: Who was the Cardinals’ top player in their loss to Bears? | Cards Wire
In the Arizona Cardinals loss, Matt Wile, Blaine Gabbert and Jeremy Ross almost had a comeback and the Honey Badger returned.

Cardinals 53-man roster projection after 3 preseason games | Cards Wire
Check out the latest projections.