Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 12/8/12
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Larry Fitzgerald is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL.  No one will argue that. The travesty is that he is not universally considered the best receiver in the game, which is of no fault of his own.  He has made it to six Pro-Bowls, has been an All-Pro on four separate occasions, and led the NFC in receiving yards in 2008.  That same year he would lead the Cardinals to an NFC championship, and they would just fall short in the Super Bowl against the Pittsburgh Steelers despite Fitzgerald catching two touchdowns in the game (including a score to put them ahead with 2:27 left in the game). Larry Fitzgerald has over 700 receptions and 10,000 yards, as well as 77 touchdowns, at the young age of 29.  He is fourth all time in receiving yards per game (76.0), trailing only Tory Holt, Isaac Bruce, and Marvin Harrison.  He is the current franchise leader in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns for the Arizona Cardinals.… Read more
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