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                           === Cards cut Skelton ===
 
 Tempe,  AZ (Sports  Network) - The Arizona Cardinals released quarterback John
 Skelton on Monday.
 
 Skelton  made  six starts  and played  in seven games  with the Cardinals last
 season, but completed just 54.2 percent of his passes for 1,132 yards with two
 touchdowns, nine interceptions and two fumbles lost.
 
 A  three-year veteran,  he has completed 53.2 percent of his pass attempts for
 3,707  yards with  15 touchdowns  and  25 interceptions  over 20  games --  17
 starts.
 
 The  team also  announced on Monday that quarterback Brian Hoyer, running back
 William  Powell and  defensive end  Ronald  Talley all  signed their  tendered
 contracts for 2013.
 
 Hoyer  appeared in two  games last season with Arizona and threw for 330 yards
 with a touchdown and two interceptions.
 
 Powell  carried the  ball 60 times for  217 yards and added 19 catches for 132
 yards in 2012, his rookie season.
 
 Talley totaled eight tackles and a sack in three games last season.
 
 
 04/01 18:44:13 ET