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Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Looked Like Old Self in First Preseason Game
August 18th, 2015 at 5:56 AM
The Arizona Cardinals can certainly breath a sigh of relief now after watching veteran quarterback Carson Palmer's performance last Saturday against the Kansas City Chiefs in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Although the Red Birds dropped a 34-19 decision, the starters played well and Palmer looked like his old self on the gridiron, completing all...

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...

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...

Carson Palmer Rehabbing with Arizona Cardinals Teammates
July 21st, 2015 at 6:06 AM
The start of Arizona Cardinals training camp, the 2015 edition, is still a couple of weeks away but veteran quarterback Carson Palmer is busy rehabbing his knee that required surgery after he tore his ACL in Week 10 of the 2014 NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** He's enlisted the help of some of his...

Sunday Morning Storylines: Calais Campbell Has Real Confidence in 2015 Arizona Cardinals
June 28th, 2015 at 7:51 AM
Pro Bowl defensive lineman Calais Campbell feels the 2015 version of the Arizona Cardinals can be a real contender for the Super Bowl - especially with veteran quarterback Carson Palmer back at the helm. ***PHOTO1*** "With him under center, we know we're a contender. A true contender," Campbell enthused via arizonasports.com. "His...

Arizona Cardinals QB Carson Palmer Working on Regaining Footwork
June 23rd, 2015 at 5:02 AM
Coming off his second ACL surgery, 35-year-old Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer has to regain what most signal-callers take for granted - his footwork when dropping back for a pass in the pocket. ***PHOTO1*** The USC product has made solid progress during OTA's and minicamps and is regaining the footwork necessary to...

Rushing Attack Must Improve for Arizona Cardinals During 2015 Season
June 22nd, 2015 at 5:12 AM
If the Arizona Cardinals really want to compete for the right to play ion Super Bowl 50, then improving their feeble ground game must be near the top of their "improvements needed" list. ***PHOTO1*** There is nowhere to go but up. The Red Birds averaged a league-worst 3.3 yards per rush last year,...

2015 Arizona Cardinals Do not Lack for Leaders on Team
June 20th, 2015 at 5:51 AM
There is no secret that teams that advance to the NFL playoffs have their fair share of leaders on their club. ***PHOTO1*** You need to have solid leadership to make the NFL playoffs and the Arizona Cardinals certainly had plenty of that last year. The Red Birds advanced to the playoffs for...

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...

So Far, So Good for Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Carson Palmer
June 12th, 2015 at 5:01 AM
The biggest question heading into Arizona Cardinals minicamp was - how is veteran quarterback Carson Palmer progressing following his season-ending ACL tear last November? ***PHOTO1*** Let eight-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald chime in on that one. "There’s nothing changed about him,” Fitzgerald said via espn.com. “He throws a great, accurate ball....

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...

Leadership not an Issue on 2015 Arizona Cardinals Squad
May 31st, 2015 at 5:59 AM
You need to have solid leadership to make the NFL playoffs and the Arizona Cardinals certainly had plenty of that last year. The Red Birds advanced to the playoffs for the first time since 2009 and the 2015 version of the Cards is ripe with dynamic leaders as well. ***PHOTO1*** From veteran...

2015 Arizona Cardinals Goal: Improve Lackluster Ground Attack
May 29th, 2015 at 5:03 AM
There is nowhere to go but up for the Arizona Cardinals' ground game. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds averaged a league-worst 3.3 yards per rush last year, and finished second-to-last in total rushing (1308) and rushing scores (six). In reflection, it's easy to see why — running back Andre Ellington was hampered by...

Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald Quite the Celebrity Around the NFL
May 26th, 2015 at 4:59 AM
He's 31 years old now and has not had 1,000 yards receiving in any of his last three NFL campaigns. However, he is an Arizona Cardinals icon and remains one of the top celebrity faces in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** He's eight-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. How popular is the University of...

Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Carson Palmer Working His Way Back
May 21st, 2015 at 4:53 AM
He's 35 years old now and six months removed from surgery to repair his torn left ACL. As he participates in team OTA's, Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer participates in various drills with a real sense of urgency. ***PHOTO1*** At this point in time, the Red Birds signal-caller is limited to individual...

Arizona Cardinals Sign Three Tryout Football Players for 90-man Roster
May 13th, 2015 at 4:51 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are making moves again - signing quarterback Phillip Sims and a pair of safeties after rookie minicamp concluded. ***PHOTO1*** Sims, a Winston-Salem State product, worked out with the team on a tryout basis during last weekend’s rookie minicamp and was one of three tryout players the Red Birds decided...

2015 is a Very Important Year for Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Logan Thomas
May 12th, 2015 at 4:57 AM
The second season of a young NFL quarterback is always an important one in terms of their development. Such is the case as well with Arizona Cardinals second-year signal-caller Logan Thomas. ***PHOTO1*** The fourth-round draft pick in the 2014 NFL Draft needs to show solid improvement this upcoming season. The Virginia Tech...

Arizona Cardinals Players Gladly Come Back to Work
April 22nd, 2015 at 4:53 AM
The NFL offseason is a short one. It seems to go by in a blink of an eye sometimes. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals have begun Phase One of their voluntary offseason workouts and are a lively and boisterous bunch. Just ask All-Pro cornerback Patrick Peterson. "We’ve been around football all our lives,” Peterson...

Arizona Cardinals Getting Healthier as NFL Draft and OTA’s Approach
April 20th, 2015 at 5:09 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are starting to get healthier as the 2015 NFL Draft and organized team activities (OTA's) quickly approach. ***PHOTO1*** The voluntary strength and conditioning program for the Red Birds commences today, and many of the players are expected to return for daily work. The on-field, Phase II portion of the...