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Bird Droppings: Introducing Leki Fotu, Rashard Lawrence looks for the championship trifecta and more

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Happy Wednesday one and all.

We are halfway through the week and the NFL schedule is released tomorrow.

We will have some question on that, but to get your day started, we have a look around the web at your Arizona Cardinals.

You've Got Mail: Schedule Release Week
Topics include Simmons' role, the Cardinals' hype and the supplemental draft

Flight Plan Teaser 3.0 - 'Drafting Away'
For general managers, one thing can take you away from the pressure of your job: kids. See how GM Steve Keim navigates the Draft as well as finding time for his four children on Flight Plan:

Fotu: 'I Feel Like I Can Help This Defense A Lot'
DT Leki Fotu talks to the media about switching from rugby to football and skills he will bring to the defense.

Source -- Cardinals declining fifth-year option on LB Haason Reddick
The Cardinals are declining to pick up the fifth-year option on Haason Reddick, a source told ESPN. Reddick was Arizona's first-round pick in the 2017 draft.

Isaiah Simmons falling to No. 8? Cardinals 'didn't think there was any chance' - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Arizona general manager Steve Keim calls Simmons, the Cardinals' first-round pick, a "Swiss Army knife" and an "eraser."

Carson Palmer reminisces on trade from Raiders to Cardinals
Carson Palmer didn't know Bruce Arians the person when the then-Raiders QB got a phone call in April 2013. He quickly got an accurate first impression.

J.J. Watt: DeAndre Hopkins trade 'catches your eye, that's for sure'
Houston Texans star J.J. Watt gave his thoughts on the DeAndre Hopkins trade and, while professional, didn't sound like he was a big fan of the deal.

King: No team added impact player on offense, defense like Cardinals
The acquisitions of DeAndre Hopkins and Isaiah Simmons felt like steals for the Arizona Cardinals. NBC Sports' Peter King thinks no team has done better.

Pro Bowler Budda Baker can be even better, says DC Vance Joseph
Baker still does not have an interception in his career.

Cardinals DC Vance Joseph expecting ‘huge steps’ from 2nd-year DBs
Byron Murphy, Jalen Thompson and Deionte Thompson all should be better after playing a lot as rookies.

Arizona Cardinals DL Rashard Lawrence seeking championship trifecta
He won a state title in high school and a national title last year with LSU. Can he bring a championship to the Cardinals?

WR Anquan Boldin never saw Arizona Cardinals play before being drafted
He took a team he never had even see play to the Super Bowl.