Josh Rosen expected to participate in Cardinals’ offseason workout program, report says

first_imgIncumbent Cardinals quarterback Josh Rosen has almost certainly heard the Kyler Murray rumors this offseason.But that apparently won’t keep him from showing up for work. The Cardinals’ first-round pick from a year ago is expected to report for the start of the team’s voluntary offseason workout program Monday, according to ESPN.Despite being the subject of rampant trade speculation, Arizona QB Josh Rosen is expected to report to and participate in the start of the Cardinals’ off-season workout program on Monday. Some players who have been subject of trade speculation have declined to report to workouts.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 5, 2019That’s good news for a team that needs continuity and leadership from the quarterback position with a new regime taking over after the firing of Steve Wilks in the wake of a disastrous 3-13 season. Related News It’s been widely speculated that first-year head coach Kliff Kingsbury has an affinity for former Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray, with many expecting Kingsbury to take Murray with the No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft.Multiple reports throughout the offseason have linked Rosen to a host of teams via trade, with the heavy favorite being the Redskins. Giants opens to Josh Rosen talks as Cardinals’ draft plans remain unclearcenter_img NFL Draft 2019: Raiders working out Kyler Murray, Dwayne Haskins However, ESPN reported Friday that Arizona hasn’t “engaged in active trade discussions” regarding Rosen. Teams have inquired, but, per the report, “to date, the Cardinals have not shown a willingness to trade him” (emphasizing the “to date”).Plus, the Cardinals still have not engaged in active trade discussions to date on Josh Rosen. Other teams have asked about him, but to date, the Cardinals have not shown a willingness to trade him. To date….— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 5, 2019Rosen, 22, appeared in 14 games as a rookie, throwing for 2,278 yards and 11 touchdowns with 14 interceptions. He finished the season with a 66.7 quarterback rating — dead last among 33 qualified starting quarterbacks.As it stands entering offseason workouts, Rosen and Brett Hundley, entering his fifth season in the NFL, are the only two quarterbacks on the Cardinals’ roster.last_img

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