Larry Fitzgerald Injury: Cardinals WR Must Play for Arizona to Top Saints

September 21, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Arizona Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald practiced on Friday, but he's listed as "questionable" for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints, according to Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.
The Cardinals are going to need the seven-time Pro Bowler if they expect to upset the Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Fitzgerald, who injured his left hamstring in practice on Sept. 11, battled through the Week 2 win over the Detroit Lions before leaving late in the third quarter. Per Weinfuss' report, he was limited in Friday's practice, but he did go through drills "at full speed."
Interestingly enough, Sunday's matchup at the Superdome may be less of a shootout than you would expect. Drew Brees and the Saints are averaging 19.5 points per game through two weeks, ranked 23rd in the NFL. 
The additions of quarterback Carson Palmer and head coach Bruce Arians in the offseason have appeared to boost the Arizona offense. The Cardinals are averaging 24.5 points per contest, 1...

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