by Ryan Wilson
Even though Kurt Warner just signed a two-year deal to stay in Arizona, Matt Leinart is still a play away, as they say. Except that if you believe the other Cardinals backup, Brian St. Pierre, who told his hometown paper that head coach Ken Whisenhunt promised him the opportunity to win the backup gig.
On its face, it sounds preposterous. Leinart was the team's 2006 first-round pick; St. Pierre was drafted by the Steelers as a late-round afterthought and spent the first few years of his NFL career toiling away on the practice squad.
Brian St. Pierre Will Battle Matt Leinart for Honor of Backing Up Kurt Warner originally appeared on NFL FanHouse on Thu, 05 Mar 2009 20:05:00 EST . Please see our terms for use of feeds.