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

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Happy Sunday one and all.

I am on my way back to the mainland today, but that doesn’t mean we won’t have plenty for you on the site today.

In fact, let’s get the day started with a look around web at the Arizona Cardinals.

Antoine Bethea, former Cardinals CB get in on fun with J.R. Smith meme | Cards Wire
Who is right, safeties or cornerbacks?

RB coach Kirby Wilson says a fullback will change Cardinals offense | Cards Wire
Wilson believes the physicality and tempo increase and also makes play-action passes more effective.

2018 opposing QBs’ win/loss records vs. Cardinals | Cards Wire
Arizona is a combined 23-26-1 against their opposing QBs in 2018.

Of course Larry Fitzgerald is one of league’s best players over 35 years old | Cards Wire
He comes in eighth on PFF's list of the top 10 35 or older this season.

Sam Bradford’s record against Cardinals’ 2018 opponents | Cards Wire
It isn't good.

Why the Arizona Cardinals' season may depend on Larry Fitzgerald
As the Arizona Cardinals enter the 2018 season, the success of their campaign may hinge on a familiar face.

Arizona Cardinals remaining offseason schedule
The Arizona Cardinals have the week off this week but still have some very important offseason workouts to complete before going on vacation

Every NFL Team's Biggest Mistake So Far This Offseason | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
No NFL team is capable of producing a perfect offseason, although the Philadelphia Eagles flirted with one last year. Every team deals with bad signings, big departures, questionable draft decisions and unresolved talent issues...

NFL Players, Teams Facing Biggest 2018 Expectations | SI.com
And how Anthony Lynn and the Chargers are dealing with them. Plus, early reviews are strong on one rookie QB; an area where the Eagles could be more improved; and why the Cowboys think Dak could be better without Dez. Plus, a move that shows the players are preparing for a 2021 work stoppage

Predicting 2018 breakout performer for NFC West teams
Whether or not a team improved in the offseason is often an overall look at the additions and subtractions of the roster. Comparing which players were signed as free agents, drafted or acquired via trade against which players were released, parted with in a trade or not re-signed usually defines if a team got better.

Tre Boston to visit with Cardinals – ProFootballTalk
Safety Tre Boston's free agency has lasted longer than he probably expected and his next attempt to land a job for the 2018 season will come with the Cardinals. Josina Anderson of ESPN reports that Boston told her he was traveling to Arizona on Wednesday.

Finding Ideal Homes for the Best Free Agents Left on the Market | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Post-draft signings can always be taken with a grain of salt, but there are eight NFL veterans who can still help teams moving forward...

Every NFL Team's Biggest Potential Distraction for 2018 | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
Distractions are the bane of every NFL coach's existence. NFL players are supposed to be laser-focused and goal-oriented. But that isn't reality. Life tends to get in the way...

The Biggest Developments from Every NFL Team's OTAs | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights
The first step in every NFL team's preparation for the upcoming season is organized team activities (OTAs). It's admittedly an early step, with players in shorts and shells, but it can be a big one, too...