Cindy McCain was honored as the honorary team captain for the Arizona Cardinals as they opened the NFL season today at home against the Washington Redskins:

The Cardinals used her appearance to help promote the McCain Institute which had representatives in the stadium as well:

The Cardinals did win the coin toss:

And fans gave Cindy a standing ovation:

Cardinals star Larry Fitzgerald was one of the people who eulogized the late senator at his memorial service in Phoenix:

What a nice tribute: