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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals needs heading into 2021 NFL Draft, Cardinals and Conner are a fit and more

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Happy Tuesday one and all.

We are heading into the final stretch before the 2021 NFL Draft and we have plenty of news from around the web on your Arizona Cardinals to help us get ready.

Let’s get to it.

Dennis Gardeck Signs Tender Offer To Return In 2021
Kylie Fitts signs his one-year deal; Team also signs five street free agents

Cornerback Draft Prospects Carry Strong NFL Bloodlines
Patrick Surtain II, Jaycee Horn, Asante Samuel, Jr. all have NFL fathers

Cardinals Draft Primer 2021: Cornerback
GM Steve Keim figures to study group closely because of long-term need

Ezekiel Turner Signs Tender Offer To Stay With Cardinals
Linebacker has become key special teams player

Kyler Murray And The Hope For Longevity
Fleet-footed signal-caller was least knocked down quarterback in NFL last season

Big Red Rage - Grigson Talks Scouting, Draft Prep
Ep. 503 - The 2021 NFL Draft is two weeks away and the Cardinals are making their final preparations. Director of player personnel Dru Grigson joined Paul Calvisi and Ron Wolfley to talk about scouting during the pandemic, meetings with prospects, coverin

Cardinals Cover 2 - Don’t Be Afraid Of Change
Ep. 414 - This offseason we've heard a number of players—from J.J. Watt to A.J. Green and most recently James Conner—say they're looking forward to a fresh start in Arizona. They've hit the reset button on their careers with the decision to sign with the

Cardinals Cover 2 - What’s In A Number?
Ep. 415 - What's in a number? Apparently a lot for NFL players. News that the league may ease restrictions on who can wear which uniform numbers has excited some. Markus Golden hinted at a potential number change before saying he'll stick with No. 44.

Arizona Cardinals re-sign Dennis Gardeck, who went from undrafted to 2nd-most sacks on team
Linebacker Dennis Gardeck, who went undrafted but made a name for himself with the second-most sacks on the Cardinals last season, re-signed Thursday with Arizona.

Cardinals get a 'brand new' James Conner after playing entire career in Pennsylvania - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Arizona's new running back has played every home game of his career -- high school, college and the NFL -- in Pennsylvania.

Cardinals sign speedy WR Darece Roberson, 4 others
The Arizona Cardinals have agreed to add 2020 undrafted receiver Darece Roberson to the roster, as well as four others Thursday.

Cardinals OLBs Dennis Gardeck, Kylie Fitts sign 1-year tenders
Arizona Cardinals outside linebackers and special teamers Dennis Gardeck and Kylie Fitts signed their one-year tenders, the team announced Thursday.

Cardinals' biggest 2021 NFL Draft need isn't what you think, McShay says
You'd be hard-pressed to find an NFL mock draft that has the Arizona Cardinals using their first-round pick to select a tight end.

Cardinals' Grigson: Pass rusher one of deepest positions in NFL Draft
Over the past two seasons, rookie wide receivers have made splashes around the NFL, but this year a different position group could lead the charge.

Cardinals LB, special teams standout Ezekiel Turner signs 1-year tender
Cardinals LB Ezekiel Turner signed his one-year tender Monday, the team announced. Turner recorded 15 tackles on special teams in 2020, tying a team high.

NFL offseason programs, OTAs begin with mixed player involvement
With groups of players from 20 NFL teams saying they will skip in-person attendance, voluntary offseason programs began Monday across the league.

NFL mock draft: Simulation has Arizona Cardinals selecting Kyle Pitts
What would a full draft look like if Arizona did in fact trade up for Kyle Pitts?

2021 NFL MVP odds: Arizona Cardinals’ Kyler Murray among favorites
In new NFL MVP odds from BetMGM, only three players have shorter odds than Murray.

NFL draft odds: CB is favored position for Arizona Cardinals to draft
Cornerback is the betting favorite for the Arizona Cardinals to select with their first pick in the 2021 NFL draft.

Arizona Cardinals’ special teams ace Zeke Turner signs one-year tender
He returns on a one-year deal worth more than $2.1 million.