After watching the Arizona Cardinals finish their last nine games with a 7-2 record, there's a level of excitement in January for their 2012 campaign.
Now comes the part of the year where the die-hard fans examine which free agents are available and who would be the perfect fit for their team.
The Cardinals obviously have needs. Their offensive line was porous this year, and they could use some more depth at inside linebacker. Oh, and of course, the quarterback situation needs to be addressed.
Here are a list of eight free agents that Arizona should at least consider bringing in the fold to make the team contend with the San Francisco 49ers and the rapidly improving NFC West.