Nevada officials reach out to Dbacks on potential

first_img Nevada officials reach out to D-backs on potential relocation Top Stories Comments   Share   D-backs president Derrick Hall: Franchise ‘still focused on Arizona’ What an MLB source said about the D-backs’ trade haul for Greinke Arizona Cardinals head coach Ken Whisenhunt released astatement Friday regarding the team’s quarterbacksituation moving forward:Regarding today’s developments and ourquarterback position, acquiring Peyton Manning is nolonger an option for us. Since the end of last season we made it very clear thatour plan was to head into 2012 with Kevin Kolb and JohnSkelton, let the process play out and – like at everyposition – go with the quarterback who gives us the bestchance to win.Obviously something very unique and unexpected presenteditself. We’ve said it many times: if there’s anopportunity to make our team better we’ll explore it; weview the potential of adding a first-ballot Hall of Famequarterback as one of those. The organization quickly puttogether an aggressive plan to go after it. We’re proud ofthat and feel very strongly about what we have to offer asa team and as an organization. In the end it didn’t workout but from our perspective it was very positive and wecertainly don’t have any regrets about it. We sit here today in the same spot we were heading intothe offseason. That’s with two experienced quarterbackswho have both demonstrated positive things in the past andwho we feel good about. Like we said at the end of theseason when we won seven of the last nine games, carryingthe momentum of that strong finish into 2012 is importantand that remains unchanged. Cardinals expect improving Murphy to contribute right awaylast_img

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