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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals need to utilize David Johnson more, Markus Golden practices, Bradford returns to the Rams and more

News an notes from around the web on 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 heading to Los Angeles to take on the Rams and that means the Cardinals need to get their stuff together.

After a disappointing week one, we are on to the Rams and their dynamic offense.

If you thought the Redskins rushing attack was a good one, wait until you see Todd Gurley and the Rams.

To get you ready for that, we are taking a look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals.

Markus Golden Feels Like A Football Player Again
Notes: Wetzel ready if needed; an indoor practice

Not Much Emotion For Sam Bradford In Facing Rams
Quarterback thinking about bounceback game for himself, offense

Players meet with Governor about criminal justice reform

Wilks - 'We Have A Challenge Ahead Of Us'
Head coach Steve Wilks meets the media following Wednesday's practice to discuss the upcoming game in L.A.

Inside The Numbers - Outdone
Go inside the numbers heading into week two of the season.

Arizona Cardinals' Josh Rosen returns to L.A. as a backup - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Those who know Josh Rosen well, including former UCLA coach Jim Mora, believe Rosen has the team-first attitude to make the best of being a backup QB.

New Orleans Saints, Arizona Cardinals latest to help effect social change
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell joined Saints owner Gayle Benson and a trio of players on Tuesday for an in-depth look at New Orleans' criminal justice system. In Arizona, Cardinals president Michael Bidwill and three players met with the state's governor.

Rams' Ndamukong Suh has put a target on Cardinals' Sam Bradford - Los Angeles Rams Blog- ESPN
Ndamukong Suh still resents the fact that Big 12 rival Sam Bradford was picked ahead of him during the 2010 NFL draft.

The Consensus Week 2: Cardinals' battle cry: 'We're not Buffalo!'
Things didn't go according to plan for the Arizona Cardinals' season opener and the performance left a bad taste in the mouths of NFL observers everywhere.

Markus Golden takes step toward return, participates in Cardinals practice
Even if Markus Golden doesn't play Sunday against the Los Angeles Rams, the Arizona Cardinals defensive end took a significant step forward by practicing on a limited basis Wednesday.

Marked man: Cardinals' Sam Bradford hopes to shrug off Ndamukong Suh
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Sam Bradford heard Los Angeles Rams NT Ndamukong Suh, who went behind Bradford in the 2010 NFL Draft, say he marks every matchup against Bradford.

Should the Cardinals start Josh Rosen against the Rams?
Should the Arizona Cardinals send out Josh Rosen against a formidable division rival? Or should they stick with the veteran Sam Bradford?

Arizona Cardinals have success rushing passer against Washington
They sacked Alex Smith three times, hit him 11 times and pressured him another eight.

NFL odds: Arizona Cardinals are underdogs by almost 2 TDs vs Rams
This game might have the largest spread of the week.

LA Rams injury report: Todd Gurley one of 3 Rams to miss practice
Check out the first injury report of the week.