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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals at NFLPA rookie event, Patrick Peterson timeline of events, will miss OTA’s and more

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Happy Monday one and all, hope you had a wonderful weekend and are ready for the week.

The Arizona Cardinals are getting ready for their offseason workouts to continue, as well as their upcoming minicamp.

They also were heavily represented at the NFLPA rookie symposium this year.

All of that and more in today’s news from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Winding Journey Sets Hakeem Butler On Right Path
Multiple stops, loss of mother brought perspective to Cardinals' rookie receiver

Rookie Reel - Michael Dogbe
Watch highlights of rookie DE Michael Dogbe.

Rookie Reel - Josh Miles
Check out practice highlights from rookie offensive lineman, Josh Miles.

Report: Tramaine Brock gets 1st shot as Cards replace Patrick Peterson
Tramaine Brock is expected to get the first shot at earning a starting role with star cornerback Patrick Peterson suspended, according to Ian Rapoport.

A timeline of the Cardinals' Patrick Peterson drama
From a trade request to a contract dispute related to a PED suspension, Patrick Peterson and the Arizona Cardinals are not on the best terms.

Rookie photo highlights Cardinals new WR's height difference
Hakeem Butler looks like two Andy Isbellas at the NFLPA Rookie Premiere class photo as the new Arizona Cardinals recievers aclimate to the NFL.

Kliff Kingsbury's offense may lead to resurgence of David Johnson
Arizona Cardinals running back David Johnson is looking to bounce back from last year's season and Kliff Kingsbury's offense may be the reason why.

Patrick Peterson will attend minicamp, suggests he won’t be at OTAs
He cites needing to be a dad and getting his daughter to school because his wife is a doctor.

Patrick Peterson upset team would not redo contract before suspension
He approached GM Steve Keim to convert some of his scheduled salary into a bonus, reducing the amount he will lose in the suspension.

Workout bonus explains Patrick Peterson’s initial workout attendance
He earns a $250,000 workout bonus for participating in Phase 1 of the offseason.

Updated CB depth chart for Cardinals after Patrick Peterson suspension
There will be an interesting position battle for CB3 in the offseason and preseason.

Vet CB Tramaine Brock to replace Patrick Peterson in lineup for now
The nine-year vet who has played in Vance Joseph's defense will get the first shot to start in Peterson's place opposite Robert Alford.

AZ Cardinals knew about Patrick Peterson’s suspension for 2-3 months
They prepared themselves for his absence by signing Robert Alford and Tramaine Brock, then drafting Byron Murphy.

LOOK: Did you see Hakeem Butler’s smile in NFLPA Rookie Premiere photo?
It is hilariously awful.

Check out Kyler Murray, Andy Isabella, Hakeem Butler in Cardinals threads
They have rookie trading cards available after the NFLPA Rookie Premiere.

Longtime Cardinals opponent Chris Long retires from NFL
He faced the Cardinals 17 times, beat them seven times and sacked Cardinals QBs seven times.

Kliff Kingsbury is the Cardinals’ fatal flaw?
CBS Sports' Will Brinson thinks so.