Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/17/12
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. When John Skelton won the starting quarterback job for the Arizona Cardinals coming out of the preseason, the team felt ready to build on last season when he led Arizona to six of its seven wins during the final nine games.Skelton, the third-year, fifth-round draft pick out of Fordham had beaten out Kevin Kolb for the starting spot, only to get hurt in the season opener and watch as Kolb lead a comeback win in relief and help the Cardinals (4-2) win their first four games.Now, after Kolb reportedly suffered cartilage damage in his ribs and a sternoclavicular joint sprain in last week's loss to the Buffalo Bills, Skelton has his starting spot back for Sunday's road game against the Minnesota Vikings (4-2).Coach Ken Whisenhunt expressed confidence in Skelton returning to the player the coach had originally believed gave Arizona the best chance to win this season in the competitive, and somewhat surprising, NFC West. Whisenhunt doesn't see any major changes with ye...
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