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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals fall short against Kansas City Chiefs, lose Justin Pugh to injury, bring pressure on Mahomes and more

All the news and notes from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

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Happy Tuesday one and all, hope your week started out well.

The Arizona Cardinals fell to the Kansas City Chiefs and in doing so dropped to 2-7 on the season overall.

There was a lot coming out of the game, some good, some bad and mostly questions on what this means moving forward.

For that, we have all the news from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals to get your day started.

Cardinals Try To Find Solution To Offensive Line Issues
Wilks seeks

The coin flip, and Wilks deciding to defer in Kansas City

Wilks - 'We're Evolving'
Head coach Steve Wilks meets the media on Monday after dissecting film from Sunday's loss in Kansas City.

Card Daily - Opportunity Lost
Paul Calvisi brings you the latest new and notes after the close loss to the Chiefs.

Five teams make their case for the No. 1 pick - NFL Nation- ESPN
We've just passed midseason, but teams such as the Giants and 49ers should be gearing up to find the prospects to rebuild their squads.

Cardinals' Steve Wilks: Playing for draft pick is 'loser's mentality'
With seven games remaining, the Cardinals are projected to have a top five pick in next year's NFL Draft. Nonetheless, head coach Steve Wilks is focused on getting better now.

Arizona Cardinals guard Justin Pugh has MCL tear, likely headed to IR
Arizona Cardinals guard Justin Pugh has a torn MCL and will likely move to the injured reserve, according to 98.7 FM Arizona's Sports Station's John Gambadoro.

Re-establishing David Johnson first step for Cardinals offense
Getting David Johnson back on track is a must for the Arizona Cardinals as they try and find some momentum in the second half of the season.

Cardinals vs. Chiefs: 4 negatives in Arizona loss
Injuries and protection are major concerns.

David Johnson running less between tackles under OC Byron Leftwich
The rate has gone down from 59 percent through seven games to 41 percent in the last two.

Arizona Cardinals Week 10 offensive snap counts and takeaways
Trent Sherfield played WR3 snaps.

Arizona Cardinals Week 10 defensive snaps and takeaways
Deone Bucannon's playing time dropped.

REPORT: Justin Pugh likely to land on injured reserve with torn MCL
His season will end after playing in only seven games.

Cardinals vs Chiefs Week 10 highlight video
Watch all the best plays of the game in the 26-14 Cardinals loss.

Arizona Cardinals don't have enough to solve Chiefs
The Arizona Cardinals were able to stay within striking distance of the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday but mistakes cost them late in the game

Arizona Cardinals need more than two good drives
The Arizona Cardinals offense needs to be able to muster more than two good drives a game in order to win in the NFL consistently

Arizona Cardinals losing Pugh not good timing
Another loss on the offensive line was suffered by the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday as guard Justin Pugh tore his MCL and is headed to injured reserve