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Takeaways from Arizona’s 23-14 Win Over the San Francisco 49ers
September 23rd, 2014 at 6:56 AM
The Arizona Cardinals secured one of their most impressive victories in recent memory Sunday when they defeated NFC West rival San Francisco, 23-14 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here are some takeaways from that thrilling affair: 1. The Cardinals are a mentally tough team. We all know the stats -...

Arizona Cardinals Soar to 3-0 with Victory Over San Francisco 49ers
September 22nd, 2014 at 5:02 AM
The streak is over. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals broke their four-game losing streak against NFC West rival San Francisco yesterday afternoon with a thrilling 23-14 victory over the 49ers at raucous University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. The win lifted the Red Birds to 3-0 while the Niners dipped to 1-2. Arizona outscored...

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Looking Doubtful for 49ers Game
September 19th, 2014 at 6:51 AM
It's not looking very good for Carson Palmer. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals quarterback has thrown very little in practice this week due to the nerve injury in his shoulder. The USC product has not been ruled out yet but it's looking more and more like Drew Stanton will start against San Francisco...

Arizona Cardinals’ John Abraham Going Through Concussion Protocol
September 18th, 2014 at 5:39 AM
Linebacker John Abraham is the NFL's active leader in sacks with 133.5. The Arizona Cardinals could certainly use him against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. However Abraham is not quite there yet. ***PHOTO1*** The 36-year-old Abraham is ready to rejoin his team, but first he must pass concussion protocol. Arizona Cardinals head...

Things We Learned in Arizona Cardinals’ Victory Over San Diego
September 10th, 2014 at 6:42 AM
The Arizona Cardinals kicked off their 2014 NFL campaign with an exciting 18-17 triumph over the San Diego Chargers Monday night at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here are some things we learned from that contest: 1. Quarterback Carson Palmer continues to look more and more comfortable in the Bruce Arians...

Arizona Cardinals’ Ted Larsen to Start at Left Guard in Season Opener Over Jonathan Cooper
September 5th, 2014 at 7:06 AM
The Arizona Cardinals will start free agent signee Ted Larsen at left guard instead of Jonathan Cooper in Monday's season opener against the San Diego Chargers in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Larsen was brought in to add quality depth along the offensive line. Now he's starting in place of Cooper, Arizona's first round draft...

Playing in the NFL a Learning Experience for Arizona Cardinals QB Logan Thomas
September 4th, 2014 at 6:25 AM
The Arizona Cardinals drafted quarterback Logan Thomas in the fourth round of the NFL Draft in May because they liked his big arm and overall potential. Thomas is third on the quarterback depth chart this season behind Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton. ***PHOTO1*** It's been an up-and-down early start to his NFL...

Arizona Cardinals Safety Tyrann Mathieu Continues to Show Improvement
September 3rd, 2014 at 6:19 AM
Will safety Tyrann Mathieu be able to play in the Arizona Cardinals' season opener on Sept. 8 against the San Diego Chargers? ***PHOTO1*** That's the $64,000 question right now in Glendale. The "Honey Badger" continues to show improvement in practice and seems to be getting closer to playing in a regular season game...

Keep an Eye on Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington in Your Fantasy Football Draft
September 1st, 2014 at 6:05 AM
Fantasy football drafts are winding down now but if you still have a draft coming up (I do), keep an eye on Arizona Cardinals tailback Andre Ellington. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Clemson product burst on the NFL scene as a rookie last year and led all rushers with a 5.5 YPC average....

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 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 Drop 30-28 Decision to Minnesota Vikings in NFL Preseason Action
August 17th, 2014 at 6:58 AM
Second string quarterback Drew Stanton completed six of eight passes for 81 yards and a touchdown but it wasn't enough as the Arizona Cardinals dropped a 30-28 decision to the Minnesota Vikings last night in NFL preseason play at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. ***PHOTO1*** Vikings rookie signal-caller Teddy Bridgewater tossed a...

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 Ultra-impressive in Victory Over Houston Texans
August 11th, 2014 at 6:51 AM
Sure, it was the preseason opener, not the regular season opener, but the Arizona Cardinals were incredibly impressive in their 32-0 shellacking of the Houston Texans Saturday night at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** It was about a near perfect outing for the Red Birds. In the long run, it...

Latest News and Notes from Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014
August 2nd, 2014 at 8:07 AM
Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014 is in full swing at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here is the latest news and notes now that training camp is a week old: *Rookie WR John Brown, the Pittsburg State product, sat out yesterday's practice because of a sore hamstring he hurt at...

Arizona Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson is the Highest Paid Cornerback in NFL
July 31st, 2014 at 5:32 AM
The Arizona Cardinals made a very sound move by signing Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson to a five-year, $70 million contract. $48 million of that pact is guaranteed. ***PHOTO1*** The deal will keep Peterson with the Red Birds until 2020. That's a sound move. Teamed with Antonio Cromartie, Peterson gives the Cards...

Rookie QB Logan Thomas Looks to Make Strong Impression During Arizona Cardinals Training Camp
July 27th, 2014 at 6:35 AM
Now that Arizona Cardinals Training Camp 2014 is underway, a battle has begun in earnest to see who will earn the right to be the third quarterback on head coach Bruce Arians' depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** As presently constituted, veterans Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton are first and second on the QB depth...

Arizona Cardinals Open Their 2014 NFL Training Camp Today
July 26th, 2014 at 6:42 AM
The day has finally arrived. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals open their 2014 version of Training Camp today at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. With the start of any training camp come a number of questions that need to be answered as the Red Birds look to build on a very...

John Brown Adds Speed Dimension to Arizona Cardinals
July 24th, 2014 at 6:21 AM
You can't teach speed as the old saying goes. ***PHOTO1*** Speed changes the complexion of a NFL game. Not much was known about wide receiver John Brown when the Arizona Cardinals selected him in the third round of this year's NFL Draft in New York City. The Pittsburg State product made himself known though during...