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The Breakdown: Running Backs And Tight Ends

The Breakdown: Running Backs And Tight Ends

These two are combined because of the lack of competition at the respective positions and the fact that there aren't a lot of people vying for different jobs.  The Cardinals don't traditionally use two tight end sets and very rarely employ a fullback in the formation, so it makes it easy for the purposes of a breakdown.

I'm sure that fans throughout the Valley of the Sun are rejoicing in the news that there is not an open competition for the job of starting tailback for the Arizona Cardinals.  For years, it was, "this is the year Thomas Jones steps up," or, "it's either Marcell Shipp, or…" or, "yes, that's right, Emmit Smith is still alive."  But this year, it's all Edge, all the time.  Well, most of the... Recommended Stories

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