The University of Pittsburgh product, who grabbed two touchdown passes last week, was limited in practice the last couple of days due to his sore hamstring. Whether he can play remains to be seen at this point.
"I’m fine,” he told azcentral.com.
The Cardinals certainly hope so. They'll be without tight end Rob Housler, who is dealing with a high ankle sprain, so quarterback Carson Palmer may have a limited supply of weapons this afternoon at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale.
Fitzgerald is now in his 10th NFL season with the Cardinals and has missed only four games in his career. The last time was in 2007 against the Cleveland Browns when he had to sit because of a groin injury. He's been very durable since then.
Cardinals look to get on the victory board
Here's the skinny on today's home opener, which will be Arizona's 76th straight sellout:
Who: Detroit Lions (1-0) at Arizona Cardinals (0-1) When: Today at 1:05 p.m. Where: University of Phoenix Stadium, Glendale. TV: Channel 10 (Sam Rosen, Heath Evans) Radio: 92.3 FM KTAR (Dave Pasch, Ron Wolfley) Spanish radio: 107.1 FM KVVA (Gabriel Trujillo, Rolando Cantu).
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