Originally posted on Fox Sports Arizona  |  By CRAIG MORGAN  |  Last updated 9/4/13
TEMPE, Ariz. As he walked into his Wednesday afternoons media session at the teams practice complex, Cardinals coach Bruce Arians looked around at the large media contingent and remarked: Hoo, weve got a crowd here! There must be a game. Nearly eight months after he was hired as an NFL head coach for the first time in his life, Arians, 60, is finally experiencing a real prep week ahead of a real game. Were very excited, he said of Sundays season opener in St. Louis. Its a good measuring stick in our division. The Rams won the most games in our division last year (against other division opponents). To be able to go in there and scratch out a win would be huge for our season. With nearly wholesale changes on the coaching staff and more than half the roster made up of new faces, there are many unknowns about this seasons Cardinals season. But the real rush of the season opener comes from all that time spent waiting and practicing without any payoff or real read on the team. I have add...
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