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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals 2021 schedule, get three primetime games, have late bye week, get a number of new QB’s and more

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Happy Thursday one and all.

Hope you enjoyed the Arizona Cardinals schedule release, which leaves us with something to discuss for the next couple of weeks.

We have plenty of news coming through on the Cardinals new schedule, so let’s get to it.

Cardinals To Open Regular Season In Tennessee Against Titans
Balance of schedule to be announced Wednesday afternoon

2021 Arizona Cardinals Schedule: Complete schedule, tickets, match-up information for 2021 NFL Season
Primetime home games against Packers, Rams, Colts highlight season slate

Cardinals Reportedly Give Jordan Hicks Permission To Seek Trade
First-round pick Zaven Collins plays same position at Mike linebacker

Recent NFC West Showdowns
Images of recent divisional games now that the 2021 schedule has been set. For tickets, visit

Cardinals Primetime Games From 2020
Images of 2020 primetime games for the Cardinals, who will play on national television three times in 2021. For tickets, visit

Arizona Cardinals' 2021 schedule: First half could make or break season - Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
Coach Kliff Kingsbury could be on the hot seat if the Cardinals can't keep their footing for an entire season.

Arizona Cardinals travel to Tennessee Titans to open 2021 season
The Arizona Cardinals will kick off the regular season in Nashville, Tenn. against the Tennessee Titans it was announced on Wednesday.

As a Duke grad, Cardinals OLB Victor Dimukeje expected to be fast learner
When you graduate from Duke with an evolutionary anthropology degree and med school dreams, you're assumed to be a smart dude with a sharp learning curve.

Report: Cardinals let Jordan Hicks search for trade after Zaven Collins pick
Cardinals starting linebacker Jordan Hicks will be allowed to search for a new home via trade after the team drafted Zaven Collins to play the same role.

Cardinals to square off against Colts on Christmas Day, per reports
The Arizona Cardinals are reportedly slated to host the Indianapolis Colts at State Farm Stadium on Christmas Day in 2021.

What stands out across Arizona Cardinals' 2021 schedule
There is no great reveal accompanying the NFL’s schedule release. We have known for months who the Cardinals are playing in 2021.

The 5: Key games on Arizona Cardinals' 2021 schedule
We now know when the Arizona Cardinals will be playing all their football games for the 2021 season.

Arizona Cardinals give LB Jordan Hicks permission to seek trade
First-round pick Zaven Collins will be the Week 1 starter at inside linebacker where Hicks started the last 32 games.

Arizona Cardinals will not have international game in 2021
The Mexico City game they were scheduled for in 2020 will not happen in 2021 and the Jaguars will host the Dolphins in London this season.

Arizona Cardinals save no money with Jordan Hicks trade until June
He counts $6 million against the cap this year. If traded before June 1, he will account for $6 million in dead money.

Arizona Cardinals to host Indianapolis Colts on Christmas Day
They last played on Christmas Day in 2010.

Potential Jordan Hicks trade leaves Arizona Cardinals thin at ILB
The total defensive playing time of all the other linebackers barely surpasses Hicks' playing time just last year.

Arizona Cardinals 2021 schedule features 3 prime-time home games
Check out what the Arizona Cardinals' 2021 schedule looks like.