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FLAGSTAFF Patrick Peterson has always admired Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders.
He chose jersey No. 21 in tribute. He returns punts in the same electric fashion. He flashes a Deion-wide smile, and he even channeled a little Deion as he danced into the end zone on a return against the Rams last season.
But as he struts into his second season with the Cardinals, Peterson is ready to make his own mark in the NFL. Hes ready to move to his own music.
Im trying to make up my own dance, he said. Well see once I touch the end zone if I prevail in it or not. Im still doing a little tweaking.
The same can be said of Petersons overall game. While he burst onto the NFL stage last season as a punt returner, tying an NFL record with four returns for touchdowns, Petersons cornerback play was a work in progress.
The return (job) is way easier than playing corner. All youve got to do is catch the ball and run for your life, Peterson said. The cornerback position is a different concept an...
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FLAGSTAFF -- The Cardinals want to keep inside linebacker Daryl Washington around for a while. Thats why general manager Rod Graves said Wednesday the team is working toward a contract extension for the third-year player from Texas Christian.
Hes a core player, Graves said. We havent sat down to talk contact, but we anticipate doing that soon. Hes under consideration like several...
Ryan Williams stood and watched as his Arizona Cardinals teammates practiced in the spitting rain on Tuesday.
The wet turf and some soreness in his surgically repaired right knee led to the decision to keep him out of the workout. It is part of the cautious approach Williams and the team are taking 11 months after he ruptured his patella tendon in a preseason game, an injury that...
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kevin Kolb sat out Tuesday's practice because of a bruised right thigh but says he will try to work out with the team on Wednesday.
Kolb says the injury isn't serious and won't affect his ability to play in Sunday's Hall of Fame Game against New Orleans in Canton, Ohio.
Kolb was injured when he took a knee to the thigh late in practice...
Even though Kevin Kolb sustained a thigh bruise in Monday's practice, Arizona Cardinals coach Ken Whisenhunt named Kolb his starting quarterback for Sunday's Hall of Fame Game against the New Orleans Saints, which is the team's preseason opener, Darren Urban of AZCardinals.com reported Tuesday. Kolb, who has not been declared the team's regular-season starter, took...
According to the Associated Press via ESPN.com, the Arizona Cardinals plan on working on a contract extension for linebacker Daryl Washington.
“He’s a very talented player and he has demonstrated that he’s the type of guy that we want in our program for the long-term,” general manager Rod Graves said during practice on Monday, per the AP. “We’re hoping we...
Back in May one of our ten sports media questions for this upcoming football season was "Will Peter Berg's Mike Leach documentary series become a reality?"
It was certainly something I was hoping to see come to fruition. But with no real updates from Berg's camp or Washington State, I had all but given up on the chance of the show being produced. Unfortunately...
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WITH THE START of fall camp less than 24 hours away for Washington State, one thing stands out to Mike Leach. Lack of depth. The head man also touched base on a variety of other topics, including the offseason dismissals that have affected the Cougars’ depth.
PULLMAN – Mike Leach in his WSU first fall camp is expected to place major importance on the special teams units. An underwhelming third phase of the Wazzu’s game in recent years, the Cougars appear ready to turn a corner in 2012, both literally and figuratively.
The Arizona Cardinals released their first depth chart of the year and based on that, it appears as though Kevin Kolb is leading in the QB battle there. Tennessee hopes to have rookie Kendall Wright signed as early as today, according to reports. Second year cornerback Buster Skrine looks ready to pass Sheldon Brown in Cleveland. Titans tight end Jared Cook called late Titans receiver...
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