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2014 Arizona Cardinals Rookie Profile: Quarterback Logan Thomas
October 2nd, 2014 at 5:22 AM
Rookie quarterback Logan Thomas of the Arizona Cardinals is currently third on their depth chart but he may be second if veteran Carson Palmer (shoulder) can't go on Sunday against the Broncos. ***PHOTO1*** The Virginia Tech product has not seen any regular season action yet but the 3-0 Red Birds really like...

2014 Arizona Cardinals Defensive Rookie Profile: Ed Stinson
September 30th, 2014 at 5:30 AM
Rookie Ed Stinson may have just one tackle so far this season for the Arizona Cardinals but he's still an important part of their future plans. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted Stinson from the University of Alabama in the fifth round (160th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music...

Arizona Cardinals Like Potential of Tight End Troy Niklas
September 29th, 2014 at 5:29 AM
Although he just has one reception for 16 yards for the 3-0 Arizona Cardinals, rookie tight end Troy Niklas seems to have a bright future with the Red Birds. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Notre Dame product was drafted in the second round of this year's NFL Draft. Let's take a look at Niklas'...

Arizona Cardinals’ Deone Bucannon Has a Bright Future in the NFL
September 28th, 2014 at 6:25 AM
Safety Deone Bucannon has already had an impact in his rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington State product has been a strong presence in the secondary for the 3-0 Red Birds this season. Bucannon also ranks fifth on the team with 13 tackles. He helps form one of the...

Arizona Cardinals Rookie Wide Receiver John Brown Making an Impact
September 26th, 2014 at 6:47 AM
The Arizona Cardinals seem to have made quite a find in rookie wide receiver John Brown. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted the speedy wideout in the third round of this year's NFL Draft and they are reaping the rewards right now. The Pittsburg State (Kansas) product leads Arizona with three touchdowns and ranks...

NFL Rookie Profile: Arizona Cardinals’ Kareem Martin
September 24th, 2014 at 4:59 AM
Kareem Martin seems to have a bright future in the desert. ***PHOTO1*** The 3-0 Arizona Cardinals drafted the defensive end in the third round of this year's NFL Draft with an eye towards helping their pass rush. The University of North Carolina product has a world of potential and should bolster Arizona's pass...

Arizona Cardinals Have a Good One in Strong Safety Deone Bucannon
September 16th, 2014 at 4:47 AM
Deone Bucannon has had a strong start to his NFL career. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals selected the strong safety with their first round draft pick (27th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft. The Washington State product has 11 tackles in his first two NFL games to help lift the Red Birds to...

Fine NFL Debut for Arizona Cardinals Rookie Wide Receiver John Brown
September 12th, 2014 at 5:04 AM
It didn't take long for rookie wide receiver John Brown to make an impact on the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** A third round draft pick (91st overall) from Pittsburg State (Kansas) in May, the speedy Brown had the game-winning touchdown reception against the Chargers on Monday night, a 13-yarder from quarterback Carson Palmer...

Rookie Deone Bucannon Bolsters Arizona Cardinals’ Fine Secondary
September 6th, 2014 at 7:01 AM
The Arizona Cardinals drafted safety Deone Buccanon in the first round of this year's NFL Draft to bolster one of the best secondaries in the National Football League. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington State product has been impressive in training camp and in preseason action this summer. The strong safety has been very active...

Playing in the NFL a Learning Experience for Arizona Cardinals QB Logan Thomas
September 4th, 2014 at 6:25 AM
The Arizona Cardinals drafted quarterback Logan Thomas in the fourth round of the NFL Draft in May because they liked his big arm and overall potential. Thomas is third on the quarterback depth chart this season behind Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton. ***PHOTO1*** It's been an up-and-down early start to his NFL...

Troy Niklas Will Add Quality Depth to Arizona Cardinals Tight End Corps
September 2nd, 2014 at 6:10 AM
Now that rookie tight end Troy Niklas has recovered from the broken hand he suffered during OTA's, the future looks bright for him in an Arizona Cardinals uniform. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Notre Dame product looked good during preseason action - he paced all Arizona tight ends with three receptions and added...

Arizona Cardinals Hope Ed Stinson Can Bolster Defensive Line in 2014
August 23rd, 2014 at 6:49 AM
Now that Darnell Dockett is lost for the season with a torn ACL, the Arizona Cardinals will need help along the defensive line from rookie Ed Stinson. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted Stinson from the University of Alabama in the fifth round (160th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City...

Arizona Cardinals Hoping Rookie Kareem Martin Can Bolster Pass Rush
August 18th, 2014 at 7:04 AM
The Arizona Cardinals drafted defensive end Kareem Martin in the third round of this year's NFL Draft with an eye towards helping their pass rush. ***PHOTO1*** The University of North Carolina product has a world of potential and should bolster Arizona's pass rush as the 2014 regular season moves along. Martin has...

Walter Powell Adds a Real Speed Dimension to the 2014 Arizona Cardinals
August 10th, 2014 at 3:20 PM
 There is an old saying that you can't teach speed. Speed is an amazing dimension for a team to possess in the National Football League. ***PHOTO1*** Rookie wide receiver Walter Powell brings that dimension to the Arizona Cardinals in 2014. The Red Birds concluded making their selections in the 2014 NFL Draft in New...

Rookie QB Logan Thomas Looks to Make Strong Impression During Arizona Cardinals Training Camp
July 27th, 2014 at 6:35 AM
Now that Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014 is underway, a battle has begun in earnest to see who will earn the right to be the third quarterback on head coach Bruce Arians' depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** As presently constituted, veterans Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton are first and second on the QB depth...

Arizona Cardinals Hope Rookie Ed Stinson Can Help Defensive Line
July 20th, 2014 at 9:27 AM
Rookie Ed Stinson could be a very important cog in the Arizona Cardinals' defensive front this coming season. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted defensive end Ed Stinson from the University of Alabama in the fifth round (160th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City in...

Arizona Cardinals Guard Jonathan Cooper on the Road to Recovery
July 19th, 2014 at 6:43 AM
Jonathan Cooper is on the road to recovery. ***PHOTO1*** His rookie season ended before it even started last year. The Arizona Cardinals' first round selection in the 2013 NFL Draft suffered a broken leg during a preseason contest last year against the San Diego Chargers. It's been a long road to recovery for...

Rookie Tight End Troy Niklas Should Help Arizona Cardinals’ Offensive Attack This Season
July 17th, 2014 at 6:28 AM
Troy Niklas is considered to be the best blocking tight end among NFL rookies. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals drafted the University of Notre Dame product in the second round of this year's NFL Draft in May. Make no mistake though, Niklas can catch the ball very effectively as well. He's currently recovering from a...

Alex Okafor Working His Way Back with Arizona Cardinals
July 11th, 2014 at 6:02 AM
Rookie Alex Okafor's season ended before it really began last year. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals linebacker was drafted in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft. In game three of last season against New Orleans, the University of Texas product tore a biceps tendon and was lost for the season. He...

Walter Powell Adds a New Dimension to the Arizona Cardinals
July 10th, 2014 at 6:16 AM
 Speed is an amazing dimension for a team to possess in the National Football League. ***PHOTO1*** Rookie wide receiver Walter Powell brings that dimension to the Arizona Cardinals in 2014. The Red Birds concluded making their selections in the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City by tabbing wide receiver Walt Powell of...