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The Arizona Cardinals Head Coaching Job Is Toxic

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It was a disappointing season for the Arizona Cardinals and after firing Kliff Kingsbury, they are on the hunt for a new Head Coach. But Dan wonders how much success they will have trying to lure a big name candidate to take the job. After all, who wants to take a job coaching an injured QB with questionable leadership skills and a reportedly “toxic” locker room?

Dan Patrick: “I'm curious what the Cardinals are going to do because it’s not a desirable job as far as the big names. (It) felt like they were avoiding this. And when we were in Arizona, the number of people off the record who talk about sort of the locker room culture with the Cardinals was really alarming, that it felt toxic. ‘Toxic’ was the word that was used by two NFL reporters that I spoke to...”