Bird Droppings: Arizona Cardinals add more players to injured reserve, looking at Robert Nkemdiche’s best season and more

News and notes from around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Happy Wednesday one and all. We are 13 short days until Christmas, which seems utterly absurd, but time flies when you’re having fun.

The Arizona Cardinals are not having much fun this season, as they added two more players on injured reserve, but are also still trying to figure things out on both offense and defense.

Let’s get your day started with a look around the web on the Arizona Cardinals.

Around The NFC West: Week 14
Rams shut down by Bears, while Seahawks stay hot and 49ers win

You’ve Got Mail: Falcons Week
Topics include Rosen future, draft opinions, next year’s opponents

Cardinals Film Room: Memorable Debut For Cameron Malveaux
Breaking down the sack by the new defensive end

As Nkemdiche Goes To IR, Cardinals Bring Back Vincent Valentine
Armbrister also moved to injured reserve

Judging Robert Nkemdiche and the many decisions ahead

Cardinals Host Christmas Party
RB David Johnson, S Tre Boston and DT Corey Peters give kids from Boys Hope Girls Hope a Christmas they’ll always remember.

Inside The NFC West – Week 14
Take a look around the NFC West following Week 14.

Inside The Numbers – Larry Legend
Go inside the incredible numbers of WR Larry Fitzgerald’s career.

While struggling to find early rhythm, Josh Rosen has played well in fourth quarters – Arizona Cardinals Blog- ESPN
The rookie QB has shown a knack for better play late in games. It’s a good part of Rosen’s growth but also calls for better starts.

Bickley: Arizona Cardinals aren’t just bad, they’re also unwatchable
Something awful is happening in Arizona. The Cardinals are really bad and really boring. They’re low on talent and completely out of touch.

Record-setting Larry Fitzgerald praises young WRs in loss to Lions
Larry Fitzgerald’s record and that football he made sure to save? He can enjoy it later. A loss by the Arizona Cardinals to the Detroit Lions stings.

Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings Week 15: Chiefs rise; Cards plummet
Week 14 brought another shuffle at the top of the Arizona Sports NFL Power Rankings, with the Kansas City Chiefs once again number one.

Cardinals place Robert Nkemdiche and Thurston Armbrister on IR, sign 3
The Arizona Cardinals placed Robert Nkemdiche and Thurston Armbrister on IR and signed three other players, one of them to the practice squad.

Notre Dame Prep’s Jake Smith wins Gatorade Football Player of the Year
Jake Smith became the first Arizona player to win the national award. Cardinals’ starting quarterback Josh Rosen presented it.

Steve Wilks will rise or fall in Cardinals remaining games
Steve Wilks has highlighted a disastrous season for the Arizona Cardinals. The final games of the 2018 season will be telling for 2019.

NFL draft order: Arizona Cardinals back in the mix for No. 1 pick
After their loss to the Lions and wins by the Raiders and 49ers, the No. 1 pick is a real possibility.

4 players earn high marks for Arizona Cardinals from PFF in Week 14
Colby Gossett and Trent Sherfield are among those who played well.

NFL power rankings: Arizona Cardinals fall to bottom again
They are once again No. 32 of 32 teams after a nother disappointing loss.

Steve Wilks: ‘It was great to see’ Haason Reddick’s play against Lions
The second-year linebacker looked fast and physical against Detroit in a very productive performance.

Arizona Cardinals will not sit Josh Rosen, want him to get many reps
Steve Wilks: “To sit him, I don’t think it would be advantageous to do that.”

Arizona Cardinals really missed Christian Kirk against Lions
Steve Wilks: “That was definitely a guy who was making his mark, progressing and (was) a weapon on the offensive side of the ball.”