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The Breakdown: Wide Receiver

The Breakdown:  Wide Receiver

Good news first.  The Cardinals are loaded at wide receiver, with two guys (Anquan Boldin and Larry Fitzgerald) that are signed to long term deals that each caught 100 passes last season for over 1,400 yards.  Directly behind them is Bryant Johnson, a former first round pick out of Penn State that still caught 40 balls for over 400 yards last year after Fitzgerald and Boldin had their fill.

The oldest receiver on the depth chart (Anquan Boldin) is 26.  And, while some could claim that the gaudy statistics the receivers have piled up are a result of Dennis Green's system and a lack of talent and depth at running back and tight end last season, that would definitely be a pessimist's view of the situation.  Both Boldin (6'1", 220) and Larry Fitzgerald (6'3, 224) have the size and... Recommended Stories

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