Five Things to Hate About the 2014 Arizona Cardinals

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Aug 24, 2014; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer (3) against the Cincinnati Bengals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

No team in any sport, at any,level, is flawless. Even the 1972 Dolphins weren’t without imperfections on their roster, though the record may not reflect it. The point is, every NFL team has factors of many kinds working against it every season. However, with the exception of the 1976 Buccaneers, every team has reasons to be excited for the season to commence. For the Arizona Cardinals , 2014 carries with it the prospects of a great season highlighted by youth and potential., but also the fears of a failed season on account of uncertainty on both sides of the football.

Changes made through free agency, the draft, and player development give fans and analysts five notable factors to love and five notable factors to hate about the Cardinals going into the season.

Here’s the bad news first