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Happy Tuesday one and all.

The Arizona Cardinals have been busy over the last 24 hours to get this team ready for Indianapolis and the Colts, even though they will not be playing with Andrew Luck.

Let’s get to more news on the Cardinals.

John Wetzel On Left As D.J. Humphries Recovers
Notes: One-to-two week injury means Veldheer stays on right; Wright cut for Wheeler

Birds of a Feather Chat - Colts Week
Leave a question now for the conversations that starts Tuesday at 11:30 a.m.

Cardinals Blogs | (Football) life without David Johnson

Arizona Cardinals brace for David Johnson's prognosis - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Even as the Cardinals contend that their offense will remain the same, nobody on Arizona's roster can replicate what David Johnson can do.

Best rookie performances of Week 1: T.J. Watt, Kareem Hunt, Leonard Fournette star - NFL Nation- ESPN
Here's a closer look at how some of the top rookie draft picks fared in Week 1.

Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson expected to miss Week 2 with wrist injury
The early diagnosis on the left wrist of Cardinals running back David Johnson is that he dislocated it and will require surgery. The Cardinals will know the full extent of Johnson's injury in 24 hours.

Cardinals running backs ready to fill David Johnson's shoes, if needed - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
The wrist injury to David Johnson could keep the Cardinals' star running back out for up to 12 weeks if it requires surgery. Who steps up then?

Keim Time: Cardinals failed to improve on offseason goals in loss to Lions
Arizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim said the team failed to improve on offseason points of emphasis in a season-opening loss to the Detroit Lions.

Cardinals' David Johnson dislocated wrist, may need surgery
Cardinals running back David Johnson will meet with specialists, and their opinions will determine if he needs surgery on his wrist.

Cardinals LT D.J. Humphries could be out two weeks with knee sprain
Arizona Cardinals starting left tackle D.J. Humphries could be out one to two weeks after suffering a knee sprain in the season-opening loss to the Detroit Lions.

Cardinals re-sign LB Philip Wheeler, release Scooby Wright
The Arizona Cardinals re-signed inside linebacker Philip Wheeler and released Scooby Wright on Monday.

Colts QB Andrew Luck ruled out for Week 2 vs. Cardinals
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck will reportedly sit out for his team's Week 2 matchup against the Arizona Cardinals.

Report: Cardinals to sign former ASU running back D.J. Foster
The Arizona Cardinals are reportedly signing former ASU and Saguaro High School RB D.J. Foster in reaction to David Johnson's wrist injury.

All-Access with Bruce Arians: Fallout from the injuries and Week 1 loss
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians discussed injuries to David Johnson and D.J. Humphries and the team's Week 1 loss to the Detroit Lions.

Dealing Cards: Johnson’s replacement(s), Veldheer not moving
Filling running back David Johnson’s shoes is next to impossible. The Arizona Cardinals, then, are forced to go running back-by-committee.

4 positives from Cardinals’ 35-23 loss to Lions | Cards Wire
There were several things to like on the defensive side of the ball on Sunday.

NFC West has weak opening with the exception of the Rams | Cards Wire
They sit atop the division to start off the year.

Cardinals to sign RB D.J. Foster off Patriots practice squad | Cards Wire
He will serve as depth behind Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington.

Cardinals to sign RB D.J. Foster off Patriots practice squad | Cards Wire
He will serve as depth behind Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington.

As expected, Cardinals re-sign LB Philip Wheeler, cut Scooby Wright | Cards Wire
Scooby Wright is the roster casualty, but will most likely be re-signed to the practice squad.