Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 6/5/13

DENVER - SEPTEMBER 3: Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals points as he runs on a thirty six yard reception in the first quarter during the NFL preseason game against the Denver Broncos at Invesco Field at Mile High on September 3, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
For the first time since 2007, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is having to study at night during the offseason—along with head coach Bruce Arians—in order to learn three positions in a new offense. As Kent Somers of AZCentral.com notes, Fitzgerald is often “uncomfortable, unsure and left wondering how much he really knows about playing receiver” in his new role and “that is by design.” “They don’t like for you to come in and think, ‘Oh, it’s just another day at the office,’ ” Fitzgerald said. “No, that’s not how it is. It’s like being in a cold tub every morning. They push you in there, and it’s like a shock to the body.” Photo Credit: AZCardinals.com Fitzgerald, 29, used to line up exclusively in the “X” spot in Ken Whisenhunt’s offense.  Now, he’s having to study his usual position and two new spots at “Z” (flanker) and the “F,” which is sort of a slot position.  And the 6-3, 218-pound wide out is never sure what’s going to be on th
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