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Arizona Cardinals Rookies Earning Their Keep on the Gridiron
June 26th, 2015 at 5:04 AM
Now matter where you're selected in the draft, it's not easy being a rookie in the National Football League. ***PHOTO1*** You may have been a big man on campus at your alma mater but that status disappears by the time you participate in OTA's, minicamps and, of course, training camp. The same scenario...

Training Camp Dates Set for 2015 Arizona Cardinals
June 19th, 2015 at 5:06 AM
Minicamps and OTA's have come and gone for the 2015 Arizona Cardinals - next up is training camp and dates have been set accordingly. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Bruce Arians and the Red Birds will be back at University of Phoenix Stadium for camp for a third straight year, with Report Day coming...

Sunday Morning Storylines: Grading the Arizona Cardinals’ Latest Minicamp
June 14th, 2015 at 7:10 AM
The Arizona Cardinals have officially begun their offseason now that their latest minicamp concluded a few days ago. Overall, things went well - so much so that head coach Bruce Arians canceled the final day of the competition. ***PHOTO1*** Overall Grade: B That's a pretty solid B all-around. Here are some pros and...

Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer Set for More Work at Minicamp
June 8th, 2015 at 4:51 AM
Minicamp commences for the Arizona Cardinals this week and veteran quarterback Carson Palmer will be an eager participant. ***PHOTO1*** The USC product is 35 years old now and six months removed from surgery to repair his torn left ACL. As he participates in team OTA's, Palmer participates in various drills with a...

Arizona Cardinals’ D.J. Humphries Happy with Rookie Minicamp So Far
May 10th, 2015 at 5:40 AM
Rookie offensive tackle D.J. Humphries had certain expectations once Arizona Cardinals rookie minicamp opened up on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** “I expected it to be a whole other world,” Humphries said via the team's website. The University of Florida product was Arizona's first round draft pick (24th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft. Any worries...

Arizona Cardinals’ Jaron Brown Having a Superb Preseason So Far
August 19th, 2014 at 6:52 AM
Jaron Brown knows there are no guarantees. ***PHOTO1*** However, if the Arizona Cardinals wide receiver continues to shine like he has so far in training camp and preseason game action, then there will be no doubt that he will make the opening day roster. The undrafted rookie out of Clemson made the team...

Arizona Cardinals’ Rookie Safety Deone Bucannon Impressive So Far
August 16th, 2014 at 6:01 AM
The Arizona Cardinals continue to improve one of the best secondaries in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** The signing of strong safety Deone Bucannon to a four-year contract in June was quite important for the Red Birds. He's been impressive so far in training camp and exhibition play. He'll get another chance to display...

Arizona Cardinals Gear up for Preseason Tilt with Minnesota Vikings
August 15th, 2014 at 5:41 AM
As Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014 nears two weeks old now, the Red Birds are gearing up for their preseason clash with the Minnesota Vikings tomorrow night in Minnesota. ***PHOTO1*** The 1-0 Cards are coming off a very impressive 32-0 preseason win over the Houston Texans last Saturday night in Glendale. Veteran...

Arizona Cardinals Rushing Attack Should Be Much Better in 2014
August 14th, 2014 at 6:54 AM
The Arizona Cardinals ranked 23rd in the NFL in rushing last season. Yuck. ***PHOTO1*** The running back corps of the Red Birds should be much improved this season. In order to keep NFL defenses honest, a team should have a solid ground game. The Cards are poised to show improvement in that department this...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu Close to Returning to Practice
August 13th, 2014 at 5:39 AM
Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu appears to be close to returning to the practice field. ***PHOTO1*** Finally. The "Honey Badger" could be back on the practice field as early as next week. The LSU product was placed on the PUP list at the start of training camp but appears ready to come out...

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...

Latest News and Notes from Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014
August 2nd, 2014 at 8:07 AM
Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014 is in full swing at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here is the latest news and notes now that training camp is a week old: *Rookie WR John Brown, the Pittsburg State product, sat out yesterday's practice because of a sore hamstring he hurt at...

Arizona Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson Can Now Just Focus on Playing Cornerback
July 29th, 2014 at 6:12 AM
Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has spent some of his young career returning punts and playing wide receiver. ***PHOTO1*** Now he can concentrate on just being a Pro Bowl cornerback, one of the best in the NFL. With the additions of Ted Ginn, Jr. and John Brown, the Red Birds are all...

Larry Fitzgerald Likes What He Sees in 2014 Arizona Cardinals
July 28th, 2014 at 6:25 AM
Arizona Cardinals Training Camp is just two days old so far in Glendale but Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald likes what he sees from his teammates in the early stages of training camp. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Pittsburgh product seems very optimistic about the 2014 version of the Red Birds. "Our Super...

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 Open Their 2014 NFL Training Camp Today
July 26th, 2014 at 6:42 AM
The day has finally arrived. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals open their 2014 version of Training Camp today at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. With the start of any training camp come a number of questions that need to be answered as the Red Birds look to build on a very...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu, Alameda Ta’amu Head to PUP List
July 25th, 2014 at 6:17 AM
Training Camp 2014 commences tomorrow for the Arizona Cardinals and to no one's surprise, the Red Birds placed safety Tyrann Mathieu and nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu on the physically-unable-to-perform (PUP) list as they gear up to begin training camp. ***VIDEO1*** Both players are coming off ACL injuries suffered late last season. By making...

John Brown Adds Speed Dimension to Arizona Cardinals
July 24th, 2014 at 6:21 AM
You can't teach speed as the old saying goes. ***PHOTO1*** Speed changes the complexion of a NFL game. Not much was known about wide receiver John Brown when the Arizona Cardinals selected him in the third round of this year's NFL Draft in New York City. The Pittsburg State product made himself known though during...

Arizona Cardinals Special Teams Have a Chance to Be Really Special in 2014
July 23rd, 2014 at 7:04 AM
Keep an eye out for Justin Bethel this coming season Arizona Cardinals fans. ***PHOTO1*** He is truly one of the premier players in the NFL. Arizona Cardinals cornerback Justin Bethel made the Pro Bowl as a special teams player last year. Head coach Bruce Arians knows how good a special teams performer Bethel is. He also...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington is Key to Improved Running Back Corps
July 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 AM
The running back corps of the Arizona Cardinals should be much improved this season. In order to keep NFL defenses honest, a team should have a solid ground game. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds are poised to show improvement in that department this coming season. They averaged 96.3 yards per contest in 2013 and with second-year...