With two punt returns for 47 yards in two preseason games, Christian Kirk already has won the Cardinals’ punt return job. His “goal,” though, is to be a starting receiver on opening day.
Cardinals coach Steve Wilks said Wednesday the former Texas A&M star has “somewhat” played himself into the mix for the No. 2 receiver spot, via Josh Weinfuss of ESPN.
Kirk has spent most of his time in the slot thus far. He caught four passes for 49 yards and a touchdown Friday night against the Saints after making only two receptions for 9 yards in the first game against the Chargers.
Chad Williams also impressed last week, with the…