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Former Arizona Cardinals Nose Tackle Dan Williams Signs with Oakland Raiders
March 12th, 2015 at 4:56 AM
Nose tackle Dan Williams is headed to the West Coast. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Tennessee product has left the Arizona Cardinals and signed with the Oakland Raiders. Terms of his contract have not been disclosed. The 27-year-old Williams was a first round draft pick of the Red Birds (26th overall) in 2010...

Justin Bethel of Arizona Cardinals One of the Key Players in Memorable 2014 Season
March 3rd, 2015 at 4:56 AM
Who was one of the most important players for the Arizona Cardinals during their memorable 2014 NFL season? ***PHOTO1*** Justin Bethel of the Arizona Cardinals is arguably the best special teams player in all of football. He participated in his second straight NFL Pro Bowl in January - an excellent honor -...

Arizona Cardinals Save Salary Cap Money by Cutting Ted Ginn
February 26th, 2015 at 4:52 AM
The Ted Ginn era lasted just one season in the desert. ***PHOTO1*** By cutting the wide receiver/punt and kickoff returner, the Arizona Cardinals will save $2.5 million in salary cap space that would have been spent if Ginn was on their roster in 2015. The Red Birds will absorb $1.5 million in...

Arizona Cardinals’ Justin Bethel Hopes to Make Pro Bowl as Cornerback Some Day
January 26th, 2015 at 4:58 AM
Justin Bethel of the Arizona Cardinals is arguably the best special teams player in all of football. He participated in his second straight NFL Pro Bowl last night in Glendale - a fine honor - but someday he'd like to return to the all-star extravaganza as one of the elite...

Arizona Cardinals Saturday Storylines: Four Red Birds Preparing for Pro Bowl; Larry Fitzgerald Update
January 24th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
Good Saturday morning Cardinals fans. There is not a whole lot going on in the desert these days but here are a few storylines as you sip your morning coffee: ***PHOTO1*** NFL Pro Bowl: The 2015 version of the NFL Pro Bowl takes place tomorrow in the valley - University of Phoenix...

Arizona Cardinals’ Justin Bethel Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Month
January 1st, 2015 at 10:27 AM
December turned out to be quite a month for Arizona Cardinals special teamer Justin Bethel. ***PHOTO1*** Not only did the Sumter, SC native get named to his second NFL Pro Bowl but yesterday he also collected another fine honor - being named the NFC"s Special Teams Player of the Month for December...

Arizona Cardinals’ Campbell, Peterson, Bethel Named to NFL Pro Bowl
December 24th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
It's been a tough week for the Arizona Cardinals but there is finally some good news - Calais Campbell, Patrick Peterson and Justin Bethel have been named to the NFL Pro Bowl. ***PHOTO1*** Wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and cornerback Antonio Cromartie have been selected as alternates. The Pro Bowl will be held at...

Chandler Catanzaro Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week
October 16th, 2014 at 5:43 AM
Rookie kicker Chandler Catanzaro has been perfect so far for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Clemson product has connected on 14 of 14 field goals this season, including three last Sunday against the Washington Redskins in Arizona's 30-20 triumph. For his performance against Washington, Catanzaro has been named the NFC...

Arizona Cardinals Make Important Roster Moves
October 8th, 2014 at 5:20 AM
The 3-1 Arizona Cardinals have placed outside linebacker Matt Shaughnessy on the injured reserve-designated to return list due to a knee injury. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Wisconsin product is a starting linebacker and one of the keys to Arizona's excellent run defense. Shaughnessy must miss a minimum of six weeks of practice...

Observations from Arizona Cardinals’ 25-14 Victory Over New York Giants
September 14th, 2014 at 3:19 PM
The long plane ride home from East Rutherford, NJ will be a very pleasant one for the Arizona Cardinals this evening. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds lifted their record to 2-0 with a 25-14 triumph over the New York Giants this afternoon at sunny MetLife Stadium in the Meadowlands. The Giants dipped to 0-2. Here...

Arizona Cardinals Fall to San Diego Chargers in Preseason Finale; Jonathan Cooper Plays
August 29th, 2014 at 7:49 AM
In a battle of field goals, the Arizona Cardinals came up a little short last night. ***PHOTO1*** Nick Novak booted four field goals to lift the San Diego Chargers over the Red Birds, 12-9 in the preseason finale at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. It was a ho-hum affair in which Arizona...

Arizona Cardinals Wrap up Preseason Tonight Against San Diego Chargers
August 28th, 2014 at 6:16 AM
The Arizona Cardinals wrap up their preseason schedule tonight when they face the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds are 1-2 in preseason play. The starters are expected to rest tonight and rookie quarterback Logan Thomas (pictured above) is expected to play the entire game. Will...

Arizona Cardinals’ Chandler Catanzaro Wins Kicker Competition
August 26th, 2014 at 5:10 AM
We have a decision - rookie Chandler Catanzaro has won the Arizona Cardinals kicker competition over Jay Feely. ***PHOTO1*** The 38-year-old Feely was one of 12 players cut by the Red Birds yesterday. We'll see if he can land with another NFL team. Catanzaro made all four of his field goal attempts during...

Arizona Cardinals Linebacker John Abraham Has Court Date Rescheduled
August 22nd, 2014 at 6:52 AM
Arizona Cardinals linebacker John Abraham has had his court date on a June DUI charge pushed back to October 10. ***PHOTO1*** The University of South Carolina product is the NFL's active sacks leader with 133.5. The 36-year-old Abraham also led the Red Birds in sacks last season with 11.5. That ranked seventh...

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’ Kicker Competition Continuing Heading into Training Camp
July 12th, 2014 at 5:58 AM
Training camp opens on July 26 for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** Although it's not a headline-grabbing competition, the battle wages on to see who will be the Red Birds' kicker for the 2014 NFL season. Arizona Cardinals' veteran kicker Jay Feely turned 38 years of age in May. Despite his "advanced" age, the...

Arizona Cardinals’ Justin Bethel is a Player on the Rise
July 6th, 2014 at 4:18 AM
He is truly a player on the rise. Arizona Cardinals cornerback Justin Bethel made the Pro Bowl as a special teams player last year. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Bruce Arians knows how good a special teams performer Bethel is. He also knows what his potential is as a talented cornerback as well. "He could be our best,"...

Will Jay Feely Win the Kicking Battle with the Arizona Cardinals?
June 25th, 2014 at 4:53 AM
The Arizona Cardinals have a kicking battle going on in the desert. Arizona Cardinals' veteran kicker Jay Feely turned 38 years of age last month. Despite his "advanced" age, the 14-year veteran has no plans on relinquishing his role anytime soon. ***PHOTO1***The Red Birds signed Danny Hrapmann in January and undrafted rookie...

Robert Hughes Vying for Arizona Cardinals Roster Spot
June 18th, 2014 at 4:56 AM
Now is his time to shine. ***PHOTO1***University of Notre Dame product Robert Hughes is competing to become the fourth running back on the Arizona Cardinals' depth chart behind Andre Ellington, Stepfan Taylor and Jonathan Dwyer. He's been impressive in OTA's and minicamps so far but he is still a long way...

Arizona Cardinals Should Have Much Better Special Teams Unit This Season
June 16th, 2014 at 5:03 AM
It looks like the Arizona Cardinals are putting the word special back when describing their special teams unit for the upcoming 2014 NFL season. ***PHOTO1***The Red Birds had a fine season in 2013, going 10-6 and just missing the NFC playoffs on the last day of the season. It was a breakthrough...