Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. is an American football wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League.
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He was drafted by the Cardinals third overall in the 2004 NFL Draft.
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He played college football at Pittsburgh, where he earned unanimous All-American honors.
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Fitzgerald has been selected for the Pro Bowl nine times, and currently ranks fifth all-time in NFL history in receiving yards per game for a career.
He agreed to an eight-year, $120 million contract extension on August 20, 2011.