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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals ready for Rams, Haason Reddick seizes opportunity, Cardinals playoff chances and more

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Happy gameday one and all.

Hopefully, this is not the last one of the 2020 season for the Arizona Cardinals, but if it is, it has been quite the ride.

We have all the news from around the web to help you get ready for today’s playoff “play-in” game, so let’s get to it.

Locked On Rams Now, Patrick Peterson Hopes To Be With Cardinals In Future
Former Pro Bowl cornerback set to be free agent for first time after 2020

Three Big Things: #AZvsLAR
A look at the biggest storylines for Sunday's game

Kenyan Drake Seeking Efficiency, 1,000-Yard Rushing Season
Notes: Kingsbury

Padding Chances For The Playoffs, And Friday Before The Rams

Cardinals Hope Roller Coaster Regular Season Ends With A Thrill Against Rams
Win-or-go-home finale in Los Angeles will determine Cardinals' playoff fate

The Benefit Of Budda Baker And Jalen Thompson, Back Together
Safety tandem would be important in playoff appearance

On The Fly With Zach Allen
Lisa Matthews goes 'on the fly' with DL Zach Allen about his intense workout regimen and diet, as well as his recent surge for this defense.

Game Trailer - Win And We're In
The Cardinals have one more shot to make it into the playoffs in the season finale against the Rams on Sunday.

Work Week - AZ vs LAR
Check out highlights from this week's practices as the Cardinals prepare to take on the Rams.

Kingsbury: 'Our Focus Is On The Moment'
Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury talks to the media about the status of some of his key players heading into this Sunday and the overall mindset of the team.

Best Of Wired - The 2020 Season
Get a look and a listen into the best of Wired in 2020.

Season In Focus - Week 17
In this final episode of Season In Focus we get the best of our mic'd up series in 2020 and prepare for the Cardinals final battle against the Rams.

Cardinals' roller-coaster season comes down to one game - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Among Arizona's losses are four games against teams with guaranteed losing records, and yet the Cardinals still control their playoff destiny.

QB Kyler Murray says he'll play in must-win game for Arizona Cardinals
Cardinals QB Kyler Murray, who injured his leg in last week's loss to the 49ers, says he'll play against the Rams on Sunday. The Cardinals must win to clinch a playoff berth.

Rams' John Wolford brings confidence, work ethic to Cardinals matchup
For a guy who has never taken a true NFL snap, Rams QB John Wolford doesn't necessarily sound like someone who's never been on the big stage before.

Rams place Michael Brockers on COVID-19 list ahead of Cardinals game
The Rams placed DL Michael Brockers on the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday, a day after WR Cooper Kupp was placed on the list.

Arizona Cardinals place safety Chris Banjo on COVID-19 reserve list
The Arizona Cardinals announced Thursday they have placed safety Chris Banjo on the COVID-19 reserve list.

Cardinals as ready as they can be for Rams backup John Wolford
Patrick Peterson was asked Thursday if there was anyone on the team who had managed to catch an Arizona Hotshots AAF game back in 2019.

Cardinals RB Kenyan Drake's first 1,000-yard rushing season within sight
Heading into the final game of the regular season, Cardinals running back Kenyan Drake is eyeing more than just a spot in the playoffs.

How the Cardinals have fared recently against backup quarterbacks
The Arizona Cardinals are 3-2 against backup quarterbacks this season, with a game against another backup QB on Sunday deciding the team's playoff fate.

Cardinals' Haason Reddick: 'This whole year has been special to me'
Between breaking franchise records and recording career-high numbers, Arizona Cardinals linebacker Haason Reddick has found his groove this season.

Tony Romo to miss Cardinals broadcast due to COVID-19 protocols
Cardinals and Rams fans won't be hearing CBS analyst Tony Romo's voice on TV this Sunday, as he will miss the broadcast due to coronavirus protocol.

Arizona Cardinals bring in former standout Penn State pass rusher for workout
The Cardinals had Shareef Miller in for a workout on Friday.

Arizona Cardinals-Los Angeles Rams Week 17 Q&A preview
Rams Wire managing editor Cameron DaSilva gives Cardinals fans the lowdown on the Rams in Week 17.

Arizona Cardinals’ ‘smart business move’ will end up costing them with Haason Reddick
Reddick, after a career season, appears set to cash in. The Cardinals will either have to pay him more than they would have on the option or lose him.

Cardinals-Rams history: Arizona seeks to end 7-game losing streak vs. LA
A win would be their first over a Sean McVay-led Rams team and would get them into the playoffs.

Cardinals-Rams Week 17 observations: AZ won’t likely last long in postseason
Touchdown Wire's Doug Farrar sees stubbornness from Kliff Kingsbury in his offensive scheme.