Originally posted on Fox Sports Arizona  |  By CRAIG MORGAN  |  Last updated 8/3/13
GLENDALE, Ariz. First-year Cardinals coach Bruce Arians never had any doubt that hed use Patrick Peterson on offense. I had hopes that he could be something special in a package, Arians said. After you see the athlete that he is, he could probably be one of the top five receivers in the league. Taking offensive snaps -- as Peterson did in Fridays practice -- is one thing. Viewing your starting cornerback and punt returner as a consistent offensive weapon is quite another. I didn't know he was going to take it this far, Peterson said. He has a pretty big package for me. As a defensive player, I'm definitely honored to even be in consideration for taking some offensive snaps. Arians confirmed Saturday that the trend will continue. How big that package (will) continue to grow? Its probably already up into the 15-play range, Arians said. It wouldnt be that many in one game plan, but theres no doubt that were going to utilize his skill set on offense. Its easy to see why. On Friday, Pet...
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

NHL Department of Player Safety inconsistent in disciplining players?

Tennessee desperate for big win over #19 Georgia

UCLA punter Adam Searl arrested on suspicion of rape

Sepp Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

Gostkowski is best kicker in NFL, according to peers

DeMarco Murray: Running more plays will mean more chances


Harrison Barnes unreasonably unhappy with Warriors offer

Jerry Jones defends Greg Hardy over controversial comments

Witten, Gronkowski engage in mutual admiration society

Thabo Sefolosha not guilty of nightclub incident charges

Tony Parker hopes to play 20 seasons with San Antonio Spurs

Pagano 'supremely confident' about chances vs. Pats

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Five potential upsets in NFL Week 5

Why the Carolina Panthers are the NFL's next super power

NHL Department of Player Safety inconsistent in disciplining players?

Explaining the silence on Thabo Sefolosha’s police brutality trial

Six biggest matchups in Week 6 of CFB

Joe Maddon's defensive calculus

Sepp Blatter appeals FIFA suspension

Looking at four NHL goaltenders who debuted for new teams

Get to know the four NL playoff teams

Are the Astros the new Royals?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker