Around the NFC West: Spikes sounds off

Arizona Cardinals

Judd Zulgad of the Star Tribune goes behind the scenes at Larry Fitzgerald’s workouts in Minneapolis. "This is a nice outlet for guys to be able to come over here, get together, get some of the camaraderie that we're missing in the locker room," Fitzgerald said. "I think that's one of the things that I miss most about not being at work is just having an association with your teammates, seeing how their families [are], that type of stuff. So we get that out here."

San Francisco 49ers

Takeo Spikes weighed in on a variety of topics during a recent interview with Sporting News Radio.

Seattle Seahawks

Making a play for quarterback Kevin Kolb could be a risky proposition.

Golden Tate is ready for more playing time in 2011 and the higher expectations that go with it. Tate: "They say the biggest jump is from your first season to your second, so I just need to make sure I'm ready."

St. Louis Rams

Laurent Robinson and Craig Dahl are two Rams players working out with Fitzgerald in Minnesota.