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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals prepare for Oakland Raiders, sign defensive backs, Rosen stands tall in pocket and more

A look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals.

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Happy Thursday one and all, hope your week has been a good one so far.

The Arizona Cardinals are taking on the terrible, no good Oakland Raiders on Sunday and that could mean a third win for the team.

In order to help you get ready for Sunday, we are taking a look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals, lets get to it

Adding A Pair Of Corners: Cardinals Sign David Amerson, Leonard Johnson
With Baker ailing, team gets some depth in secondary

Early Touches Get David Johnson Into Rhythm
Notes: Baker sits; Rosen asks for wildfire assistance; Peters a good sport

Josh Rosen Plans On Being Rock For Cardinals
Rookie QB believes mental consistency will keep him from getting derailed

David Johnson Lowers His Shoulder
Cardinals running back more willing to play physical

Inside The Numbers - Defensive Strides
A deeper look into the stats following the Cardinals' week 10 performance in Kansas City.

Wilks - 'One Game At A Time'
Head coach Steve Wilks meets the media following Wednesday's preparation for the Raiders.

Rosen - 'A Point Of Pride' To Stand In The Pocket
QB Josh Rosen discusses the state of the Cardinals' offense on Wednesday following practice.

Pro Vs. G.I. Joe
The Cardinals held a video game competition with military personnel from bases all over Arizona.

Cards Daily - Back To The Future
Paul Calvisi brings you the latest news after RB David Johnson gets back to form and the offensive line makes adjustments dealing with injuries.

Mistakes in draft set Cardinals up for 2-7 start - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Cardinals general manager Steve Keim's once-hailed draft acumen has been on a decline of late, though his 2018 class shows promise.

The Consensus Week 11: Hanging with KC doesn't help Cards' rankings
The Arizona Cardinals hung with the high-octane Kansas City Chiefs in Week 10, but that wasn't enough to help their spot in NFL Power Rankings.

PFF ranks the Arizona Cardinals' O-line last in the NFL
Injuries and poor play from the Arizona Cardinals' offensive line leaves challenges for the team as it attempts to protect rookie QB Josh Rosen.

Doug & Wolf power poll Week 11: Saints gain hold of top spot
A week ago, our three-person Doug & Wolf panel of Doug Franz, Ron Wolfley and Paul Calvisi were split on who was the best team in the NFL. Now, not so much.

Cardinals ink cornerbacks David Amerson, Leonard Johnson
The Arizona Cardinals signed cornerbacks David Amerson and Leonard Johnson on Wednesday, filling two open roster spots after waiving safety Eddie Pleasant and placing guard Justin Pugh on injured reserve a day prior.

Cardinals worry about protecting Josh Rosen with Raiders on deck
Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden expressed the difficulties in grooming a quarterback like Josh Rosen under poor circumstances. As much as the Arizona Cardinals are aware of the risks, their rookie remains focused on helping his teammates.

Arizona Cardinals used extra blockers for Josh Rosen some vs. Chiefs
On 11 of 44 dropbacks, they had six or seven blockers, with another 10 plays with the option of a sixth blocker.

Arizona Cardinals sign veteran CBs David Amerson, Leonard Johnson
The Cardinals now have six cornerbacks on their roster.

Injury report: Jordy Nelson, Martavis Bryant are Wednesday DNPs
Check out the first injury report of the week for the Cardinals' Week 11 opponent.

Josh Rosen unconcerned about long-term effects of sacks – ProFootballTalk
Josh Rosen was sacked five times in Kansas City. In seven games, the Cardinals rookie has taken 21 sacks. “It’s definitely a point of pride for me, to stand in the pocket and not get flustered,” Rosen said, via Darren Urban of the team website. “Whenever I see ghosts, I get mad at myself.

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