GLENDALE, Ariz. Kerry Taylor doesnt feel like a rookie, but hes playing that role in the Cardinals locker room.
Because the players digs at University of Phoenix Stadium cant hold everyone on the 90-man training camp roster, and because they are rookies, the first-year guys are relegated to a separate locker room.
Taylor left Arizona State after the 2010 season and has bounced around camps and practice squads with the Packers, Patriots, 49ers, Vikings and Cardinals. But because hes only been on a 53-man roster for one game last season when he was elevated for the Cards season finale against the 49ers Taylor is still a rookie by NFL standards.
That means he is subject to rookie treatment and rookie talk.
Im not going to complain about it. If Im on the 53, Ill be in here next year. Its different in there with the rookies, though, man, he told reporters in the main locker room after the Cardinals beat the Cowboys on Saturday. Out here, its grown conversations. Back there, its more l...