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Kurt Warner retired last season. That should mean he is gone right? Well, Cardinals management is more savvy than some people would believe.
Knowing that Warner is not a flip-flopping attention diva like a certain other aging quarterback, the Cardinals needed some kind of insurance in case he decided to retire before they had his successor in place.
To that end, the Cardinal front office thought ahead and is sure to execute a little-known clause in Warner's contract, especially given the outcry from the fanbase over Max Hall and John Skelton.
The clause states that the Cardinals reserve the right during any offseason to re-draft the quarterback into the NFL if his replacement doesn't work out, with a penalty of multi-million dollar fines if he chooses not to comply.
Supposedly, Warner assumed at the time that Matt Leinart would be good enough to carry the torch. (Yet another person to be let down by the super-scrub.)
The clause also states that if Warner continuously refuses to cooperate, Dennis Green will show up at his house and "convince" him to come back and play. Everybody knows you don't mess with Dennis Green.