Flush the Pocket: Fitz gets 1st hole-in-one


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TEMPE, Ariz. – With the weekend off, while some of his teammates headed out of town, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald hit the links.

And what a weekend it was.

Fitzgerald, who started playing golf in April, hit his first hole-in-one Saturday at Whisper Rock Golf Club in Scottsdale. According to a tweet from AZCentral.com’s Kent Somers, Fitzgerald used a 6-iron on the 180-yard hole. Fitzgerald posted a video on his Facebook page.

Here are links from over the weekend:

Somers looks at potential changes to the Cardinals lineup. ... AZCentral.com columnist Paola Boivin writes about Sam Acho’s journey across the Valley. ... Bob McManaman of AZCentral.com writes that Cardinals coach Bruce Arians believes Andrew Luck could be better than Peyton Manning. ... And Bill Barnwell of Grantland wrote about Carson Palmer’s career and the need for a redo.