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Happy Monday one and all.

Hopefully you and your family had a good Mother’s Day weekend.

The NFL is getting creative with their rookies and the Cardinals are no different. There is that and more in today’s news from around the web on your Arizona Cardinals.

Cardinals To Participate in State’s Drive Through COVID-19 Testing Blitz
Organization teaming with Dignity Health

Excitement Revisited: The Top Cardinals' Games To Watch Again
Looking for something to do? Here's a ready list to use on (free) Game Pass

Flight Plan Episode 3.0 - 'Drafting Away'
From the first meeting with the Cardinals in Indianapolis, to the call that changed the course of his young life, see how Isaiah Simmons became a Cardinal. On episode 3 of Cardinals Flight Plan,

'The Takeoff' With Evan Weaver
Lisa Matthews catches up with sixth-round draft pick Evan Weaver about how he impressed the Cardinals during the Senior Bowl, and what it meant to be named the Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year.

Cardinals Cover 2 - Studying The Schedule
Two prime time nationally-televised games. The bye week at the midway point of the season. The possibility of staying back east between games. Those are just some of the highlights of the Cardinals 2020 regular season schedule. Craig Grialou and Mike Jure

Cardinals rookie tackle Josh Jones shares a history with Kliff Kingsbury - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
The Cardinals' third-round pick has experience in the Air Raid with some of the same people Kingsbury came up with, which could ease his transition.

What stands out from the Arizona Cardinals' and NFC West's schedule
Doug Franz takes a look at the schedule for every NFC West team and takes note of what stands out to him the most.

Cardinals could stay on East Coast between Week 4-5 road trips
The Cardinals have discussed staying on the East Coast between a Week 4 visit to the Panthers followed by a trip to face the Jets.

A.Q. Shipley on podcast: 'Probably won't be back' with Cardinals
Free agent center A.Q. Shipley doesn't sound optimistic he will be back with the Arizona Cardinals for the 2020 season. He's awaiting his next career move.

'Cardinals Flight Plan' highlights Isaiah Simmons, Josh Jones picks
Episode 3 of Cardinals Flight Plan 2020 gave Arizona Cardinals fans an inside look into what was received by many as a highly productive 2020 NFL Draft.

The Ringer: Arizona Cardinals most improved team in NFC West
With additions like DeAndre Hopkins, Isaiah Simmons and Josh Jones, The Ringer believes the Arizona Cardinals are the most improved NFC West team.

Kurt Warner sees underdog story, but always 'expected to be successful'
Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner knows his career is a Cinderella story. But he looks at it through a different lens.

Plummer: Even in death, Pat Tillman keeps pushing me to be a better man
Former ASU and Cardinals QB Jake Plummer joined Doug & Wolf on Friday to discuss his relationship with his former teammate, the late Pat Tillman.

Could San Francisco 49ers play home games at State Farm Stadium?
State Farm Stadium might host the San Francisco 49ers and Allegiant Stadium might host the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers if California can't have sports.

Karlos Dansby: Cardinals finally found his replacement in Isaiah Simmons
"Every since I left, they haven't been able to fill that void," he said. "The body type, the range, the speed, the athleticism, the IQ of the game."

6 things we learned in the new episode of Cardinals Flight Plan
Check out some insights about the draft in the latest episode.

AZ Cardinals DL Leki Fotu to rely on old teammate to adjust to NFL
Before reaching out to new teammates, he is leaning on OLB Kylie Fitts, who was his teammate at Utah for two seasons.

Kurt Warner considered comeback with Arizona Cardinals
The team never showed interest but he would have considered it had they reached out.

Arizona Cardinals will face 4 teams with new coaches in 2020
The Redskins, Panthers, Cowboys and Giants all have new head coaches.

Adrian Wilson shares unknown tidbit about Cardinals’ Super Bowl loss
Wilson was the dime linebacker on the fateful Santonio Holmes play, He wanted to play safety in nickel in that situation.

Arizona Cardinals seeking more from Byron Murphy in 2020
The 33rd-overall pick of the 2019 NFL Draft will be looking to play much better in his second season with the Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals: 5 toughest games on schedule
The Arizona Cardinals could be a team that turns the corner in 2020 but they will have some tough games to play out this season