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Arizona Cardinals Rookie David Johnson Turning Heads in Preseason
August 26th, 2015 at 5:58 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are 0-2 in preseason play but who cares, it's just the preseason. What's more important is what the Red Birds saw last Saturday night in Glendale - rookie David Johnson's outstanding performance. ***PHOTO1*** The Northern Iowa product shook off his hamstring issues during training camp and put together a...

Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Dealing with the Injury Bug
August 22nd, 2015 at 6:13 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals prepare for their preseason contest with the San Diego Chargers tonight in Glendale (game time 7 p.m.), they have come to the realization that this has been a pretty rough training camp/preseason so far. ***PHOTO1*** That's because the injury bug has hit the Red Birds hard this summer....

Arizona Cardinals Kick Off Preseason Slate Tonight Against Kansas City Chiefs
August 15th, 2015 at 5:25 AM
It's been an injury-plagued training camp for the Arizona Cardinals so far but the Red Birds will get a little better read on where things stand when they commence their preseason schedule by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs tonight at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Game time is 6...

2015 Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Andre Ellington Needs to Step Up
August 12th, 2015 at 5:38 AM
If you think there will be pressure on halfback Andre Ellington this upcoming season, you're right. Due to injury and ineffectiveness, the University of Clemson product had a disappointing 2014 NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** Ellington has superb talent but he has to stay on the football field. After leading the league with a...

Center Lyle Sendlein Happy to Be Back with Arizona Cardinals
August 9th, 2015 at 5:56 AM
Being Mr. Mom simply wasn't working well for Lyle Sendlein. That's why he was thrilled when he was re-signed recently by the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds center was released back on March 12 and until this past week his life consisted of changing diapers and lifting weights. That routine got old...

Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Offensive Line Looking Better
August 6th, 2015 at 6:02 AM
One of the goals of the Arizona Cardinals this past offseason was to improve one of the worst offensive lines in the NFL. The Red Birds finished next to last in rushing in 2014 and quarterback Carson Palmer needs to be protected at all costs. ***PHOTO1*** Have the Cards accomplished their goal? “On...

Arizona Cardinals Defense Still in Good Shape This Season
August 3rd, 2015 at 6:43 AM
Despite the loss of Todd Bowles, the highly-respected defensive coordinator, the Arizona Cardinals should still possess one of the better defensive units in the NFL this coming season. ***PHOTO1*** Hopefully the Red Birds won't miss a beat now that James Bettcher is their new defensive coordinator. The foundation for success is still...

Arizona Cardinals Open 2015 Training Camp with High Expectations
August 1st, 2015 at 6:36 AM
The Arizona Cardinals officially opened Training Camp 2015 yesterday at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale with a full squad conditioning test. ***PHOTO1*** That was just the first step in what should be a very interesting six weeks before the NFL season gets under way. The Red Birds made the playoffs for the...

All Eyes Will Be on Carson Palmer When Arizona Cardinals Training Camp Opens
July 29th, 2015 at 6:12 AM
If the Arizona Cardinals are to make it to Super Bowl 50 then quarterback Carson Palmer has to stay healthy and productive throughout the 2015 NFL season. ***PHOTO1*** Plain and simple. That's why all eyes will be on the veteran signal-caller, who turns 36 in December, when Arizona's training camp opens up on...

Arizona Cardinals’ Damond Powell Jr.’s Injuries not Life-threatening, Police Say
July 26th, 2015 at 6:58 AM
Rookie wide receiver Damond Powell Jr. of the Arizona Cardinals suffered a gunshot wound to the face Friday night outside his home in Ohio, but the injury is not life-threatening, according to police. ***PHOTO1*** The 22-year-old Powell was shot around 8:36 p.m. while sitting in a car with some friends in the...

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...