Found August 15, 2013 on Fox Sports Arizona:
GLENDALE, Ariz. Cardinals left guard Jonathan Cooper has a simple goal for Saturdays game against the Dallas Cowboys. My goals are really just to perform up to par and not look like a rookie out there, as I was told I did, said Cooper, who admitted to nerves in his first NFL game last week in Green Bay. My technique, that was very rookie of me, just kind of wild and flailing versus really sound and smooth transition through everything. Coach Bruce Arians believes playing at home will help reduce the rookie jitters. Playing at home, you can hear the communications a little bit better, said Arians, who has harped on the high number of mental errors by younger players. You would like to see that clean up. Maybe Wednesdays off day will help, too. Cooper, the teams first-round pick, said he went with a teammate to IKEA, then spent the day trying to figure out how to put the purchase together without instructions. NEW CHALLENGE Offensive coordinator Harold Goodwin never imagined hed have...
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