Found July 28, 2012 on Fox Sports Arizona:
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. -- The Cardinals will host their annual Red and White practice Saturday from 11:30 a.m.-1:20 p.m. at the upper fields across from Northern Arizona Universitys Walkup Skydome. Here are some important details for fans planning to attend. As for the practice itself, it will feature a series of game-like drives, complete with play calling, with the offense going against the defense. The Cardinals do a fair amount of this during regular practices, but the intensity will be ratcheted up a bit with a large crowd expected and a day off the following day, so its a chance -- albeit a limited one -- to do some evaluation. Here are 10 things to watch: 1. The quarterback battle (duh): The starter wont be announced after today, but the drives will provide a glimpse into how well Kevin Kolb and John Skelton have mastered the offense. Will they get rid of the ball in a timely fashion? Will Kolb stay patient with plays? How will Skeltons progressions look? Can they connect on t...
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