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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 Single-Game Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
July 24th, 2015 at 5:49 AM
Single-game tickets for Arizona Cardinals home games will go on sale later tomorrow, first to Cardinals season ticket members and then to the general public. ***PHOTO1*** Due to the very strong demand for Red Birds 2015 season tickets, the supply of tickets for individual games is extremely limited and it is expected...

It’s Never Too Early to Prepare for Your Fantasy Football Draft
July 23rd, 2015 at 7:15 AM
As a long-time fantasy football player, I've learned a long time ago that it's never too early to prepare for the best day of the season - your fantasy football draft. ***PHOTO1*** Drafts won't begin in earnest until next month so whether you leaf through a somewhat out-dated FF magazine or check...

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...

Seventh Round Draft Pick Hoping to Make Impact on the Arizona Cardinals
July 19th, 2015 at 6:27 AM
Can a seventh round draft pick make an impact for the Arizona Cardinals in 2015? ***PHOTO1*** Rookie tight end Gerald Christian hopes to become very relevant during the upcoming NFL campaign. So do the Red Birds. They sure need help at the tight end position. The Cards completed their draft selections in the 2015...

Coaching May Be in Future for Arizona Cardinals’ Rashad Johnson
July 17th, 2015 at 4:39 AM
As a veteran free safety in the National Football League, Rashad Johnson of the Arizona Cardinals is like a coach on the gridiron. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Alabama product is not shy about making sure his teammates are positioned properly in the defensive backfield. He'll call out defensive signals. Johnson will be...

Extra Point Change No Problem for Arizona Cardinals’ Chandler Catanzaro
July 3rd, 2015 at 3:22 AM
A longer extra point attempt will face all kickers in the National Football League this coming season - that is a change that was long overdue. ***PHOTO1*** Arizona Cardinals kicker Chandler Catanzaro, now entering his second NFL campaign, isn't fazed by the new NFL rule for kickers - starting this coming season,...

Former Arizona Cardinals Player John Abraham Wanted After Strip Club Fight
July 2nd, 2015 at 5:24 AM
It's been a rough year plus for former Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker/defensive end John Abraham. ***PHOTO1*** The 37-year-old Abraham is wanted by police on a misdemeanor charge of battery after he allegedly got in a fight at an Atlanta-area strip club. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the alleged incident took place on...

Defensive Coordinator James Bettcher Off to a Good Start with Arizona Cardinals
July 1st, 2015 at 5:23 AM
If all goes well, the Arizona Cardinals' defensive unit should not miss a beat in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** New defensive coordinator James Bettcher would be one of the main reasons why. Replacing Todd Bowles as the Arizona Cardinals' defensive coordinator is not an easy task indeed. However, Bettcher seems to be more than up...

Small-School Players Hope to Make Impact for Arizona Cardinals
June 30th, 2015 at 5:51 AM
There were doubts about how well third-round draft pick John Brown would perform last season with the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The wide receiver out of Pittsburg State burst onto the scene immediately last year, catching 48 passes for 696 yards and five scores, including four game-winning touchdowns in the first nine games. “John...

Watch Out for Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver John Brown in 2015
June 29th, 2015 at 6:06 AM
Watch out for Arizona Cardinals wideout John Brown during the 2015 NFL season - he may be ready to become the best wide receiver on the club. A club that has Super Bowl aspirations. ***PHOTO1*** By all accounts, wide receiver John Brown had a very productive rookie campaign last year for the Red...

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’ Matt Shaughnessy Adjusting to Playing 3-4 Defensive End
June 27th, 2015 at 6:39 AM
So far, so good. Matt Shaughnessy of the Arizona Cardinals seems to be adjusting well to playing 3-4 defensive end for the Red Birds. ***PHOTO1*** He has the ability to make the transition for the good of the club. After playing the last two seasons with the Arizona Cardinals as an outside linebacker,...

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...

Arizona Cardinals Coach Tom Moore Earns Lifetime Achievement Award
June 25th, 2015 at 5:06 AM
Tom Moore has been an NFL assistant coach for 37 years now, dating back to the days when Terry Bradshaw was leading the Pittsburgh Steelers to numerous Super Bowl titles. He's truly an NFL icon. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals assistant head coach has been chosen as one of three recipients for the...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu Appears Healthy Heading into 2015 NFL Season
June 24th, 2015 at 4:59 AM
A healthy and happy Tyrann Mathieu should be a very productive player for the Arizona Cardinals in 2015. The Red Birds need him to be. ***PHOTO1*** The third-year safety has had enough of various injuries in his first two seasons in the NFL. Now it's time to stay healthy and hopefully lead the...

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,...

Sunday Morning Storylines: Arizona Cardinals Have Confidence in New Defensive Coordinator
June 21st, 2015 at 4:49 AM
James Bettcher realizes he has a tough act to follow. ***PHOTO1*** The new Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator, their former outside linebackers coach, has taken the reigns from Todd Bowles, now the head coach of the New York Jets. All Bowles did was guide a top-10 defense in his years with the Red...

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...