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Cardinals' Darnell Dockett calls Branden Albert his new teammate

Arizona Cardinals DT Darnell Dockett called Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert his "new teammate" on Twitter.

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Yes, Branden Albert is still a Chief right now.

No, we don't expect it to be that be the case much longer.

That said, this is funny. Darnell Dockett, defensive tackle for the Cardinals, just tweeted this:

(He deleted the tweet. Screenshot below.)


Haaaa! The Cardinals and Dolphins have been rumored to be interested in Albert for some time. It would not surprise me in the least bit if the Cardinals signed Albert next Tuesday when free agency opens. What Dockett is doing is technically tampering, but this type of things happen all the time and the league never does anything. See Vontae Davis last year. Same situation.

Albert's response, by the way:

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