Trey McBride, TE (ARI)

Dealing with back soreness

McBride has missed a couple practices with a sore back, but coach Kliff Kingsbury is still hopeful to have the rookie available next Friday (Aug. 12) for the Cardinals' preseason opener against Cincinnati, Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.com reports.

McBride could see quite a bit of run this preseason, as he's unlikely to have a huge role once the games count, barring an injury to veteran tight end Zach Ertz. The Cardinals also have Maxx Williams, who is coming back from an ACL injury and was activated from the PUP list Thursday morning. Williams isn't likely to catch many passes, but his size and blocking advantage could get him on the field over McBride as the second tight end. It thus looks like an uphill battle to fantasy relevance for McBride, even as a second-round pick coming off a 1,000-yard season at Colorado State.

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Back to 100 percent

Brown isn't slated to play in Sunday's preseason game against the Ravens, but he said Wednesday that his hamstring currently is 100 percent, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

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WR | ARI

Getting work in 10 personnel

Coach Kliff Kingsbury said the Cardinals ran some 10 personnel with Hopkins (suspension) and A.J. Green serving as outside receivers and Marquise Brown (hamstring) and Rondale Moore in the slot at Monday's practice, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports.

Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray

QB | ARI

Practices Monday

Murray (wrist) took part in Monday's practice, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

Marquise Brown

Marquise Brown

WR | ARI

Finally getting work with Murray

Coach Kliff Kingsbury said Monday that Brown (hamstring) and Kyler Murray (wrist) practiced for the first time together since the start of training camp, Darren Urban of the Cardinals' official site reports.

James Conner

James Conner

RB | ARI

Unlikely to play this weekend

Coach Kliff Kingsbury suggested Conner and other starters will be held out again for the Cardinals' second preseason game Sunday against the Ravens, Darren Urban of the team's official site reports.

Jonathan Ward

Jonathan Ward

RB | ARI

Scores two TDs Friday

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Eno Benjamin

Eno Benjamin

RB | ARI

Fails to impress Friday

Benjamin carried the ball five times for 14 yards and failed to catch his only target in Friday's preseason game against the Bengals.