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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals open season against the Detroit Lions, Marcus Gilbert out, Kliff Kingsbury ready to unleash his offense and more

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Happy Sunday one and all, we have made it.

The Arizona Cardinals open the 2019 NFL season against the Detroit Lions and there is plenty of news to help us get ready for it.

Let’s get to it.

Three Big Things: #DETvsAZ
The top storylines heading into the Cardinals' opener against the Lions

With Marcus Gilbert Hurting, Cardinals Prepare OL Depth
Notes: Washington faces former team; McDonald set to help defensive line

Rookies, Rookies Everywhere, And Friday Before The Lions

Cardinals Promote Darrell Daniels, Release Jeremy Vujnovich
Team brings tight end up from practice squad before Lions game

Kliff Kingsbury Ready To ‘Cut It Loose’ Against Lions
Cardinals' offense will finally be on full display in season opener

Byron Murphy Returns To Valley Of His Son
Rookie CB will get to play season in front of two-year-old Malakai

Steve Keim: Ready To See What Kyler Murray Can Do

There Is Antonio Brown, And Then There Is Larry Fitzgerald
Arizona Cardinals Home: The official source of the latest Cardinals headlines, news, videos, photos, tickets, rosters and game day information

#DETvsAZ Trailer - 'Drown Out The Noise'
The Cardinals are ready to block out the noise and kickoff the 2019 season against the Lions.

Kingsbury: 'We'll Cut It Loose On Sunday'
Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury speaks to the media on Friday before the Lions.

Cards Daily - Next Tackle Up
Get the latest news and notes from Cardinals' Headquarters on Friday before the season opener.

Cardinals' Kliff Kingsbury first to bring Hal Mumme's Air Raid to NFL - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
The Cardinals will implement the Air Raid offense developed by "mad scientists" Mumme and Mike Leach at Iowa Wesleyan beginning in 1989.

Eyes on Kyler Murray: 98.7 FM on the expectations for Cardinals QB
Kyler Murray begins his NFL career in a unique situation with the Arizona Cardinals. It appears most of us at 98.7 FM are buying the hype.

Cardinals GM hopes Kyler Murray stays within system vs. Lions
Steve Keim doesn't want Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray to be a world-beater. He just wants him to execute the offense against the Detroit Lions.

What to know if you're attending Sunday's Cardinals vs. Lions game
For info on parking, traffic, tickets, security, tailgating and more, here's what you need to know about Sunday's Arizona Cardinals game.

Doug & Wolf's biggest questions for the Cardinals-Lions game
The ability to remain secretive was easy for Arizona Cardinals head coach Kliff Kingsbury. So Doug & Wolf have questions -- 15 to be exact.

Cardinals right tackle Marcus Gilbert out for Week 1 vs. Lions
One of the Cardinals' most important offseason acquisitions was right tackle Marcus Gilbert, but a knee injury will keep him off the field in Week 1.

Top storylines for Cardinals vs. Lions: O-line, Air Raid debut, WR rotation
Kliff Kingsbury's Air Raid style of offense debuts as the Arizona Cardinals face a Detroit Lions team with size on the defensive line and at receiver.

National sports media: High hopes for Murray, less for Cardinals record
Despite all of the different strategies that national sports outlets used to predict the NFL season, they were mostly constant in their analysis of Arizona.

Arizona Cardinals' defense could be one of the lowest rated in the NFL
In a recent article posted by For the Win!, Steven Ruiz ranked the Cardinals defense as the worst in the NFL.Ruiz graded each team with four categories.

Kliff Kingsbury not concerned about lack of experience with OL depth
He isn't now and wasn't concerned before.

Arizona Cardinals vs. Detroit Lions Ultimate Week 1 Preview
The Lions travel to the desert this Sunday to meet Kyler Murray and the new-look Arizona Cardinals. Here's a preview of the antipcated game.

Arizona Cardinals don’t have the longest playoff odds in the NFL
Two teams have longer odds.

Cardinals vs. Lions: 6 players Arizona should worry about in Week 1
This group includes Matthew Stafford and the Lions' two top receivers.

Cardinals, Lions have 4 player connections
Arizona has one former Lions player. The Lions have three former Cardinals.

4 options at RT for Arizona Cardinals with Marcus Gilbert’s injury
They could go with someone with no NFL starts. They could shuffle the line around. They could ask Mason Cole to play it.