TEMPE, Ariz. With coach Ken Whisenhunts announcement Wednesday that rookie Ryan Lindley will start Sunday against the St. Louis Rams, we asked a veteran Cardinals reporter if it was time to craft a Lindley opus for his audience.
Not yet, he said, smiling.
The response wasnt intended as a slight on Lindley. Rather, it was born of wisdom and experience. Lindley will be the fifth starting QB Whisenhunt has named and the sixth who has taken a significant number of snaps -- in the two-plus seasons since Kurt Warner retired.
If recent history is a guide, Lindley wont be the last.
Thats this business, Whisenhunt said. Quarterbacks are hard to find.
You can ask Chicago. You can ask Miami. You can ask a lot of teams. There are a lot of teams in the league who are still looking for that guy.
Whisenhunt, general manager Rod Graves and the Cards coaching and scouting staffs have taken plenty of heat the past three seasons for either not finding or not developing Arizonas franchise quar...