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Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals have intrigue at the running back position, free agents that can still help and more

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Happy Wednesday one and all.

This holiday weekend lead to a couple of weeks off from my real life work, and a trip for the wife and I.

That means things will be a bit slower around here the next couple of weeks before we get into training camp 2021 for the Arizona Cardinals.

However, we will have something for you to read, starting with a look around the web at your Arizona Cardinals.

You've Got Mail: Feelings About Fitz
Topics include best position of depth, Gardeck's tender and Larry Legend (of course)

Even After Injury, Chandler Jones Still Top Five-Ranked Edge Rusher
Linebacker comes in at 5 in new ESPN poll

Red Sea Report - Leadership Matters
The Cardinals received an infusion of leadership in the offseason with the acquisitions of players like J.J. Watt, A.J. Green, Rodney Hudson and Malcolm Butler. Craig Grialou, Mike Jurecki and Bertrand Berry talk about the importance of leaders

Cardinals Underground - What If…
With Paul Calvisi on vacation, Darren Urban and Kyle Odegard line up a very special podcast with a What If edition. Among the topics: What if Kyler find that consistency in the intermediate passing game? What if every team stays healthy in the NFC West?

Ranking the NFL's top 10 edge rushers for 2021: Execs, coaches, players make their picks
After polling more than 50 GMs, coaches, scouts and players, here are the top edge defenders, with the Browns DE on top.

Who you got? Cardinals' J.J. Watt torn between Suns, Bucks in NBA Finals
It's always hard to pick a side when your heart is in two places. Especially when it comes down to a championship game or series. Just ask J.J. Watt.

NFL RB rankings: Arizona Cardinals’ Chase Edmonds comes in at No. 26
Now expected to be the starting RB for the Arizona Cardinals, Chase Edmonds is among the lowest-ranked starting RBs in the NFL.

Steelers HC Mike Tomlin ‘heartbroken’ over James Conner signing with Cardinals
The Steelers will miss RB James Conner, who spent four years with the team and no signed with the Arizona Cardinals.

Arizona Cardinals RB coach James Saxon breaks down RBs on roster
Saxon was on the Big Red Rage and gives information about Chase Edmonds, James Conner, Eno Benjamin, Jonathan Ward and more.

2nd-year RB Eno Benjamin must capitalize on opportunities this year
Arizona Cardinals RB Eno Benjamin was inactive all 16 games last season. RB coach James Saxon said he will have to take advantage of opportunities this offseason.

Arizona Cardinals RB James Conner ‘exactly what he’s advertised to be’
Arizona Cardinals RB coach James Saxon talked about what new RB James Conner brings to the team's offense in 2021.

Patriots WR N’Keal Harry could be intriguing match for Cardinals — later
While Patriots WR N'Keal is seeking a trade before training camp, it doesn't make sense for the Cardinals to pursue him until probably next year.

Arizona Cardinals have 2 potential top slot WRs but aren’t there yet
No Arizona Cardinals WR was listed in the NFL's top 11 slot receivers but Christian Kirk and Rondale Moore have the potential make future lists.

3 free agents who could start for the Cardinals in 2021
Who are some of the remaining players in the free-agent pool that could start for the Arizona Cardinals during the upcoming 2021 season?

Two Cardinals players featured in PFN Top 100 for 2021, so far
Arizona Cardinals pass rusher J.J. Watt and quarterback Kyler Murray are both included in some of the initial Top 100 rankings from Pro Football Network.