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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals ready for Tampa Bay Buccaneers, running back is the strength of the team and more

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Happy game day one and all.

We are ready for a great matchup today with the Arizona Cardinals traveling to Tampa to take on the Buccaneers and their former head coach, Bruce Arians.

We have everything you need to know about the game, but let’s get the day started off with a look around the web at your Arizona Cardinals.

Steve Keim: David Johnson-Kenyan Drake Backfield Gives Options

Three Big Things: #AZvsTB
A look at the top storylines for Sunday's game

Larry Fitzgerald And The Increased Importance Of The Slot Receiver
Notes: Justin Murray questionable; Reddick still trying to carve out niche

Cardinals Put Brooks Reed On IR, Promote Two From Practice Squad
CB Chris Jones, LB Pete Robertson elevated to active roster

Spotlight On Patrick Peterson, And Friday Before The Buccaneers

Kliff Kingsbury Could Follow Bruce Arians’ Successful Path With Cardinals
Team's current coach and former one will face off Sunday in Tampa

#AZvsTB Trailer - 'Familiar Faces'
The Cardinals head down to Tampa to take on the Bucs and former Head Coach Bruce Arians.

Kingsbury: 'We Have To Bring Our Best Game'
Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury gives an injury report before heading out to Tampa Bay.

Out Of Bounds - Budda Baker
S Budda Baker reveals his real first name, shares how he got the nickname 'Budda', and what it meant to have an impactful game against the 49ers.

Zoom - Rookie Roommates
Rookie receivers, KeeSean Johnson and Andy Isabella have been side-by-side in their NFL journey.

Game Plan With Kliff Kingsbury - Buccaneers Week
Get the game plan with head coach Kliff Kingsbury as the Cardinals prepare to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Grading eight new NFL head coaches - Who's acing, who's flailing
Now that the new coaches have a half-season's worth of games under their belts, where do they stand? We have report cards and second-half advice for all eight.

With David Johnson and Kenyan Drake, Cardinals have luxury at RB
The Arizona Cardinals are expected to have two key running backs in the backfield this week in Tampa Bay as David Johnson expects to play.

Palmer: Kyler Murray could achieve goal of 100-plus rushing yards a week
Ring of Honor member Carson Palmer believes that there is far more for Kyler Murray to achieve in the running game as a mobile quarterback.

Cardinals place Reed on IR; elevate Jones, Robertson from practice squad
The Arizona Cardinals have placed linebacker Brooks Reed on injured reserve due to a hamstring injury, the team announced in a press release on Friday.

Arizona Cardinals O-line depth stands out midway through 2019
Mason Cole and Justin Pugh bring versatility to the Arizona Cardinals offensive line. Adding Max Garcia to the depth chart helps moving forward as well.

Arizona Cardinals vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers updated odds
The point spread moved a point in the Cardinals' direction since the start of the week.

Cardinals, Buccaneers have 9 player, 11 coaching connections
The Bucs could be called the Tampa Bay Former Cardinals.

Cardinals vs. Bucs preview: Can Arizona run the ball vs. Tampa Bay?
The Bucs have the league's best rush defense but gave up 145 last week to the Seahawks.

Arizona Cardinals place Brooks Reed on IR, promote 2 from practice squad
Peter Robertson and Chris Jones are now on the 53-man roster.

Cardinals vs. Buccaneers Week 10: 6 key matchups
See where the key individual battles will happen for the Bucs and Cards.

NFL picks Week 10: Dueling predictions for Cardinals vs. Buccaneers
Both Cards Wire and Bucs Wire expect a close and high-scoring game.

Cardinals vs. Buccaneers Week 10 preview with Bucs Wire
Colin Liotta gives insight about the Cardinals' next opponent.

Watch Cardinals’ Pharoh Cooper’s reaction to Andy Isabella’s 1st career TD
He seems more excited the Isabella himself.

Arizona Cardinals back David Johnson says he's playing
Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson says he is ready to go against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday and the injury report Wednesday proves it

3 things Arizona Cardinals need to watch for from Tampa
3 things the Arizona Cardinals need to be aware of as they head east for another early window game on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

3 bold predictions for Arizona Cardinals vs Bucs
The Arizona Cardinals face former head coach Bruce Arians and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday and we could see some surprises

Arizona Cardinals safety is quietly approaching star status
Arizona Cardinals starting safety Budda Baker is gaining notice around the National Football League with his outstanding play