Data Scout Notes: 2012: 1stC/WCamp2nd/AP2nd/1stM...ButkusFinalist..PButkus...2011: NA
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Draft Scout *Kevin Minter News
09/19/14 - LB Kevin Minter (quadricep) is probable for Sunday's game vs. the San Francisco 49ers.
09/10/14 - ILB Kevin Minter played with a pectoral injury but he's limited. He played 24 snaps, or 39 percent of the defensive snaps. The Chargers used three-receiver formations most of the game, which kept the Cardinals in nickel.
08/25/14 - ILB Kevin Minter practiced this week for the first time since suffering a pectoral injury in the first preseason game. Minter is trying to avoid surgery and likely will play with a harness.
08/19/14 - ILB Kevin Minter (pectoral) might not play again this preseason after suffering the injury in the opener. The Cardinals are hoping Minter can strengthen the injured area and avoid surgery.
06/01/14 - LB Kevin Minter has been given the initial task of trying to replace Karlos Dansby as the Cardinals' signal-calling inside linebacker and coach Bruce Arians said he likes what he is seeing from the former LSU standout.
"He's a different person," Arians said. "Checking back with his coaches at LSU, his freshman year was kind of what he was like last year; he was like lost. His sophomore year he was thrown into a leadership role and really relished it. He's done a really nice job right now, accepting the role he's got and trying to expand it.
"It's a big responsibility. You're the signal-caller, you're the leader of the defense. He's got very big shoes to fill. Karlos was very dynamic in what he did last year. (Defensive coordinator) Todd (Bowles) schemed very well for him, just like he will for Kevin and whoever else that will be in there."