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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals getting close to closing preseason

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

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Happy Tuesday one and all. The Arizona Cardinals are heading towards their final preseason game and the regular season is 12 short days away.

To get us ready, let’s get through the news from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Deone Bucannon Returns To Practice
Notes: Money LB aiming for opener; Hurricane Harvey's effect; Chris Johnson roster uncertainty.

With Point To Prove, John Brown Battles
Wide receiver's impact clear when he's on field -- he just needs to be on the field.

Cardinals Blogs | Keim: A few spots left and CJ2K’s place

Cardinals Blogs | Hurricane Harvey stresses Brittan Golden

Arizona Cardinals' punting battle close ahead of final preseason game - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Two punters have a only a bit more time to impress coach Bruce Arians. By Saturday, Richie Leone and Matt Wile will know their fate.

NFLRank 2017 - The 100 best players - Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers
Our 53 experts predict the top 100 NFL players of the 2017 season.

Larry Fitzgerald a glaring omission from NFL Rank list - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
While four Arizona Cardinals made ESPN's NFL Rank list, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and QB Carson Palmer were oddly snubbed.

Cardinals with Houston roots keeping close eye on Hurricane Harvey - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Brittan Golden, who is one of several Cardinals with ties to the Houston area, posted a video to social media showing flood waters nearing his home.

Keim Time: Cardinals' GM 'pleased' with overall effort against Falcons
Every Monday morning, Cardinals GM Steve Keim joins Doug and Wolf to look back at the performance of the team and look ahead at what's to come.

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

2017 NFLrank includes David Johnson, Patrick Peterson among top-15
Arizona Cardinals RB David Johnson debuted in ESPN's NFLRank for 2017 after missing the cut of the top-100 players a year ago.

Cardinals $LB Deone Bucannon on schedule, Houston in players’ thoughts
Back on the practice field, the Arizona Cardinals welcomed back dollar linebacker Deone Bucannon on Monday. Bucannon was limited to individual drills.

Cardinals' Justin Bethel relishing opportunity as starting cornerback
Injuries and single plays alter seasons, and starting positions are placeholders for the elite few. Cardinals CB Justin Bethel understands the reality.

Cardinals offensive snap counts vs. Falcons and observations | Cards Wire
The starters were in the game for exactly 30 snaps.

Cardinals one of many teams to place waiver claim on DL Kony Ealy | Cards Wire
Seven teams placed a waiver claim and the Jets were awarded him.

Cardinals defensive snap counts and observations vs. Falcons | Cards Wire
See who played and who didn't.

Cardinals’ murky future at QB includes 2018 draft | Cards Wire
It's rumored that the Arizona Cardinals franchise QB Carson Palmer could retire after the season, leaving the Cardinals with a hole to fill.

Cardinals from Texas react to Houston flooding tragedy | Cards Wire
As Tropical Storm Harvey floods the metro-area of Houston, the Arizona Cardinals' Texas natives are responding with support and prayer.

Chris Johnson’s performance vs. Falcons given horrific PFF grade | Cards Wire
He is given only a 31.0 for his play against the Falcons.