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Bird Droppings: News and notes from the Arizona Cardinals win over the Los Angeles Chargers

A look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals win over the LA Chargers.

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Happy Sunday one and all.

If you stayed up for all 3:35 minutes of the Arizona Cardinals preseason opening win over the Los Angeles Chargers, well I feel your pain this morning.

If you checked out early, that’s okay, there is plenty of news coming out of the game from around the web and we have you covered, as we always do.

Get your Sunday started with a look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals.

Highlights: Chargers vs. Cardinals
Watch the best highlights from the Preseason Week 1 match up between the Los Angeles Chargers and the Arizona Cardinals.

Wilks - 'Congratulations'
Head Coach Steve Wilks addresses the team after their preseason victory over the Chargers.

Watch: How the 2018 Cardinals won their first preseason game
Arizona Cardinals fans can finally rejoice: football is back. Granted, it's preseason football, but fans shill showed up Saturday night to host the Los Angeles Chargers.

Cap Capi, defense helps lead Cardinals to win in first preseason game
Arizona Cardinals DE Cap Capi was all over the quarterback, finishing the game with three sacks and a forced fumble against Chargers quarterback Geno Smith.

Cardinals Unveil University Of Phoenix Stadium Upgrades
Two-year, $28 million renovation finished in time for 2018 season

No surprises for Cardinals' initial inactives

Cardinals Vs. Chargers
Images from the preseason opener on Saturday evening from University of Phoenix Stadium

Cardinals QB Sam Bradford ranks No. 22 in PFF's starting QBs
Sam Bradford's lack of top-tier statistics and a track record of injuries has him ranked outside the top-30 of Pro Football Focus' starting quarterbacks.

Sam Bradford plays one drive, leads Cardinals to a touchdown
Arizona Cardinals fans got a brief look at newly-signed quarterback Sam Bradford in the first preseason game against the Los Angeles Chargers.

Cardinals rookie Chase Edmonds makes solid but short debut
Arizona Cardinals running back Chase Edmonds came in and topped off the drive with five carries for 11 yards. At the goal line on fourth down of this possession, Edmonds scored on a third effort for a touchdown.

Cards QB Josh Rosen didn't light up the stat sheet, but he showed promise
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen only completed six passes, but he handled pressure from the defense and low snaps well.

Arizona Cardinals linebacker Jeremy Cash injures knee, carted off field
Arizona Cardinals linebacker Jeremy Cash recovered a fumble and ran it in for a touchdown earlier in the game, prior to getting injured.

Video: Arizona Cardinals rookie RB scores TD on extra effort
He would not be denied at the goal line.

David Johnson dominant for AZ Cardinals in preseason opener
He runs twice for 14 yards each carry.

AZ Cardinals rookie Christian Kirk has big punt return on first touch
He went for 38 yards and could have scored a TD had he not tripped on the turf.

Cardinals vs. Chargers: Josh Rosen’s debut doesn’t go as planned
He had no time to throw and got no help from his receivers.

Josh Rosen’s first pass is a completion to Christian Kirk
This hopefully is the first of hundreds of completed passes from Rosen to Kirk.

Cardinals vs. Chargers: Former Panthers team up for Arizona TD
Bené Benwikere forced a fumble and Jeremy Cash picked it up and ran it to the end zone.

Chargers vs. Cardinals - Game Recap - August 11, 2018 - ESPN
Get a recap of the Los Angeles Chargers vs. Arizona Cardinals football game.