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Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgerald Has a Sprained MCL
November 18th, 2014 at 5:15 AM
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has a sprained left MCL ligament, suffered in Sunday's 14-6 triumph over the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** It's a Grade 2 sprain but the eight-time Pro Bowler expects to play in this Sunday's NFC West battle in Seattle against the Seahawks. The University of Pittsburgh product suffered the...

Arizona Cardinals Place Carson Palmer on IR; Sign Quarterback Ryan Lindley
November 13th, 2014 at 6:26 AM
The Arizona Cardinals have officially placed quarterback Carson Palmer (knee) on injured reserve with a torn ACL and have signed an old friend, quarterback Ryan Lindley from the San Diego Chargers practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-foot-3, 232-pound Lindley spent the past two seasons with the Red Birds after being selected in the...

Arizona Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson Returns to Practice; May Play Sunday VS. Dallas
October 31st, 2014 at 5:12 AM
Arizona Cardinals Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson has returned to practice and is hopeful of being cleared to play in Sunday's showdown in Dallas against the 6-2 Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** Peterson suffered a concussion in the second quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles in Arizona's 24-20 triumph last Sunday and needs to clear NFL...

Kareem Martin Has Expanded Role Now with Arizona Cardinals
October 9th, 2014 at 5:07 AM
With Darnell Dockett lost for the season, rookie Kareem Martin has a more expanded role now with the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The 3-1 Red Birds drafted the defensive end in the third round of this year's NFL Draft with an eye towards helping their pass rush. Martin has five tackles and one...

Takeaways from Arizona Cardinals’ Loss to Denver Broncos
October 7th, 2014 at 5:07 AM
The Arizona Cardinals dropped their first game of the 2014 NFL season Sunday, 41-20, to the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at some takeaways from that game: 1. M*A*S*H* unit: The injuries continue to pile up for the Red Birds. Quarterback Drew...

Slow Progress for Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Carson Palmer
October 1st, 2014 at 5:14 AM
It's no slam dunk that Carson Palmer will start at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in Denver. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran signal-caller has been dealing with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder since Week Two of the NFL season. Whether he can start (or even play) against the Broncos at...

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Says Shoulder is Much Better
September 25th, 2014 at 6:22 AM
There is good news coming from the Valley. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer told azcentral sports that his right shoulder is finally responding to all the treatment he's been getting and he's close to being back to 100 percent. ***PHOTO1*** That's big news considering Palmer has been dealing with a tricky nerve issue...

Arizona’s Carson Palmer Out Vs. 49ers; Drew Stanton to Start at Quarterback
September 21st, 2014 at 5:48 AM
To no one's surprise, Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer (shoulder) will not play against the San Francisco 49ers in Glendale on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran signal-caller has been dealing with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder and was very limited in practice this week. That means backup quarterback Drew Stanton will...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington Hopes to Practice Today
September 11th, 2014 at 5:15 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals begin to gear up for their game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, NJ this Sunday, halfback Andre Ellington (foot) is hoping to return to practice today. ***PHOTO1*** It most likely will be limited practice if he does indeed practice. The University of Clemson product has...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington Remains a Game-time Decision Against San Diego
September 8th, 2014 at 6:47 AM
Now that the Arizona Cardinals are ready to finally open up their 2014 NFL campaign tonight against San Diego at University of Phoenix Stadium, a question still remains as to whether their starting halfback will play. ***PHOTO1*** Andre Ellington remains a game-time decision for the season opener against the Chargers due to...

Losing Darnell Dockett for the Season a Huge Setback for Arizona Cardinals
August 20th, 2014 at 6:49 AM
So now where do the Arizona Cardinals go from here after losing defensive lineman Darnell Dockett for the 2014 NFL season with a torn ACL? ***PHOTO1*** That's the questions all Cardinals fans want to have answered. There is no other way to put it - losing Dockett is a tremendous blow to the...

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...

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...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu Slated for Surgery
December 11th, 2013 at 9:07 PM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals rookie safety Tyrann Mathieu is slated to have surgery to repair his torn ACL and LCL in the next week to 10 days, once the LCL has time to heal on its own. The LSU product tore both his ACL and LCL while returning a free kick during Arizona's...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu Has Torn ACL, LCL; Out for Season
December 10th, 2013 at 5:00 AM
***PHOTO1***What a shame. Rookie free safety Tyrann Mathieu tore the ACL and LCL in his left knee during Sunday's 30-10 win over the St. Louis Rams, head coach Bruce Arians said yesterday. An MRI exam yesterday morning confirmed the injuries. The LSU product will wait 10 days to allow the LCL to...

Carson Palmer Expected to Start Vs. St. Louis Rams This Afternoon
December 8th, 2013 at 6:52 AM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer is expected to start this afternoon in a key NFC West divisional game at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Game time is 2:25 MST. The USC product is listed as questionable after suffering an elbow injury in a 24-21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles last week but...

Arizona Cardinals’ WR Michael Floyd Day-to-day with Shoulder Injury
November 12th, 2013 at 4:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Michael Floyd is listed as day-to-day with a sprained A/C joint in his right shoulder, according to espn.com. The Notre Dame product has 36 receptions for 464 yards and two touchdowns this season, his second in the NFL. Floyd's injury appeared to happen with about 1:17 left in...

Defensive End Calais Campbell Back at Practice for Arizona Cardinals
October 16th, 2013 at 5:33 AM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell returned to practice on a limited basis yesterday after suffering a neck injury last Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers. Doctors cleared Campbell to practice but his availability to play in Thursday's home clash with the Seattle Seahawks is in doubt at this time. Elsewhere, Campbell was...

Arizona Cardinals’ Calais Campbell Hopeful to Play Against Seattle
October 15th, 2013 at 7:37 AM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals defensive end Calais Campbell is hopeful to play on Thursday against the Seattle Seahawks after suffering a neck injury against San Francisco last Sunday. “I feel pretty good now,” Campbell told azcardinals.com. “Football is my life so I am looking forward to strapping up and playing again. Football is...

Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald Dealing with Another Hamstring Injury
October 14th, 2013 at 9:52 AM
***PHOTO1***It was another rough injury day for the Arizona Cardinals during their 32-20 loss to the San Francisco 49ers yesterday afternoon at Candlestick Park. Seven-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald dealt with an injury to his left hamstring earlier this season. Yesterday his right hammy was giving him issues after...