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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals bring back Swearinger, Steve Wilks stays steadfast, Peanut Tillman offers support and more

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

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What a Christmas it was.

The Arizona Cardinals made news on Tuesday, with their first pick on the waiver wire, they claimed Pro Bowler and former Arizona Cardinal D.J. Swearinger.

It’ll be an interesting reunion in the last week of the season.

There is even more news on the Cardinals from around the web so let’s get to it.

Cardinals Film Room: Larry Fitzgerald's Touchdown Pass To David Johnson
Breaking down the star wide receiver's first scoring throw

Steve Wilks Stays Calm As Cardinals Head Into Final Week
With a trip to Seattle left, head coach trying to control what he can

Around The NFC West: Week 16
The Seahawks clinch a playoff berth with a win over the Chiefs

With Waiver Claim, Cardinals Bring Back D.J. Swearinger
Safety was surprisingly released by Washington

Wishing You A Merry Fitzmas
The Cardinals -- through the prism of Larry Fitzgerald's excellent career -- want everyone to have a very happy holidays.

The case for and against firing Cardinals coach Steve Wilks - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
There's no debating the Cardinals' record or play this season -- they've been bad. But there have been circumstances out of Wilks' control.

D.J. Swearinger claimed by Arizona Cardinals off waivers from Washington Redskins
The Cardinals have claimed former Washington safety D.J. Swearinger off waivers, bringing back the veteran for his second stint in Arizona.

Cardinals' loss to Rams brings new mark for home futility
Once upon a time, State Farm Stadium in Glendale was a nightmare for opposing teams to deal with. That wasn't the case in 2018. Once upon a time, State Farm Stadium in Glendale was a nightmare for opposing teams to deal with. That wasn't the case in 2018.

Cardinals' Steve Wilks receives support from former DB Peanut Tillman
Steve Wilks' former defensive back, Peanut Tillman, issued his support for his former coach amid the Arizona Cardinals' struggles.

King: Former Packers coach Mike McCarthy interested in Cardinals
NBC's Peter King wrote that there is mutual interest between the Arizona Cardinals and former Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy.

Cardinals' Steve Wilks expands on staying the course amid turmoils
After reports said Steve Wilks was all but at the end of the road as Cardinals coach, he spoke a bit more about his faith and resiliency amid a 3-12 season.

Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings Week 17: Saints hold, Rams move up
The New Orleans Saints rediscovered their offense, held off the Pittsburgh Steelers and retain the top spot in the Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings.

Arizona Cardinals claim D.J. Swearinger off waivers
The team announced Tuesday it claimed former Cardinal D.J. Swearinger off waivers from Washington, a day after he was cut by the Redskins.