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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals first team looks sharp, starters ready for the preseason, KeeSean Johnson continues to climb and more

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Happy Sunday one and all.

We are through the meat of the preseason, heading towards the start of the season against the Detroit Lions on September 8th.

Let’s hope that Robert Alford is the only injury they have to deal with coming out of camp now that they have made it through the preseason.

Now, as we get ready for two weeks from today, let’s start getting ready with a look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals.

Snap Clap Confusion Continues To Cause Issues For Cardinals
Notes: Murphy starts at outside cornerback; Top centers swap series

Kyler Murray Bounces Back As Cardinals Fall To Vikings
First-team offense moves the ball in 20-9 loss

First-Teamers Pretty Much Done, And Vikings Aftermath

Murray Floats Pass To Byrd For 33 Yards
Cardinals rookie QB Kyler Murray completes a 33-yard pass to WR Damiere Byrd in the first quarter against the Vikings.

Dogbe Plants Cousins For First Sack Allowed By Vikings
Cardinals DE Michael Dogbe sacks Vikings QB Kirk Cousins for the Vikings' first allowed sack in the preseason.

Murray Delivers For Big Third-Down Pickup
Cardinals rookie QB Kyler Murray delivers a perfect back-shoulder throw to WR KeeSean Johnson for a big third-down gain.

Murray Threads The Needle On Throw To Johnson
Cardinals rookie QB Kyler Murray deciphers the Vikings' defense and hits WR KeeSean Johnson with a hole-shot throw for 29 yards.

Hundley's Deep Ball Drops Perfectly To Cooper For 41 Yards
Cardinals QB Brett Hundley completes a pass to WR Pharoh Cooper for 41 yards in the fourth quarter against the Vikings.

Every KeeSean Johnson Target vs. Vikings In Preseason Week 3
Watch every time Cardinals rookie WR KeeSean Johnson was targeted against the Minnesota Vikings in preseason Week 3.

Every Kyler Murray Touch vs. Vikings In Preseason Week 3
Watch every touch from Cardinals rookie QB Kyler Murray in the preseason Week 3 matchup against the Minnesota Vikings.

Full Highlights: Cardinals at Vikings
Watch highlights from the preseason Week 3 matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Minnesota Vikings in the 2019 season.

Johnson: 'We Got More Work To Do'
WR KeeSean Johnson meets with the media following the Cardinals' loss to the Vikings.

Kingsbury: 'It's All About Progress'
Head coach Kliff Kingsbury meets the media following the Cardinals’ 20-9 loss to the Vikings.

Murray: 'Most Comfortable I've Felt All Preseason'
QB Kyler Murray talks to the media about his performance after the Cardinals' loss against the Vikings.

Allen: 'Seeing Steady Progression Is Uplifting'
DL Zach Allen talks to the media about having LB Terrell Suggs and LB Chandler Jones as mentors and preparation for week 1.

Cardinals' Larry Fitzgerald honors his mom's legacy by giving back in the Twin Cities - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Over the years Fitzgerald has donated his time and money to improve the lives of children growing up, like he did, in Minnesota.

NFL preseason Week 3 takeaways - Kyler Murray's best showing so far
Playing nearly the entire first half, the Cardinals rookie QB displayed arm strength and accuracy. Here's a look at all the big takeaways from the third full week of the 2019 NFL preseason.

Cardinals' Murray ends preseason on high note
Cardinals rookie quarterback Kyler Murray played almost two full quarters in his final preseason action, and despite not leading Arizona on a touchdown drive, he came away feeling good about the offense's effort.

Kyler Murray bounces back in preseason game vs. Vikings
He leads three scoring drives.

Cardinals vs. Vikings final score: Arizona loses on road 20-9
They lose the game but the starters played much better.

Kyler Murray ditches clapping; false starts still come with Brett Hundley
Hundley was flagged twice. Kliff Kingsbury wouldn't comment.

Cardinals vs. Vikings preseason: 6 things we learned
The rookies mostly played well, and the starters did as well.

Cardinals QB Kyler Murray moves the chains in third preseason action
Saturday marked the third and final preseason game for Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray as he prepares for the regualr season.

Hand-clapping issues continue for Arizona Cardinals in Minnesota
While Murray kept his false starts in check, Hundley was the lone culprit Saturday, incurring not one but two hand-clap penalties late in the first half.

Bickley: Cardinals show more good than bad in loss to Vikings
The third game of the preseason is the only one that matters. The Cardinals’ performance can be described in one word: Whew.

Cardinals WR KeeSean Johnson continues to impress in loss to Vikings
For rookie KeeSean Johnson, he's not just making snaps count, he's making his name known as the WR continues to vie for more playing time.