Patrick Peterson could get snaps on offense

Sports Illustrated - [Full Article]

Cardinals DB Patrick Peterson is doing double duty, playing cornerback for parts of practice in Arizona, then shifting over to play wide receiver, slot receiver and a sort of wingback in HC Bruce Arians’ offense.

He’s got Peterson in about 15 offensive plays, and could use him as a wideout at anytime. On Saturday, Arians said Peterson could be one of the top five wideouts in football if the Cards chose to put him there. So it’d be very surprising if you didn’t see Peterson on the field in some four-wide sets for Arizona this fall.

Fantasy Impact: 

It's hard to imagine Peterson getting a ton of fantasy production, but it looks like a situation to keep an eye on, especially if you play defensive players and can also have offensive stats count. The Cards are pretty talented at WR, so Peterson seems more valuable at cornerback, especially if he would end up getting hurt while playing offense...

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