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Arizona Cardinals Release Quarterback John Skelton
April 1st, 2013 at 7:36 PM
***PHOTO1***With reports that they may be close to acquiring quarterback Carson Palmer from the Oakland Raiders, the Arizona Cardinals have released quarterback John Skelton. The University of Fordham product spent three seasons with the Red Birds and started a total of 17 games. The 25-year-old Skelton owned a 63.0 QB rating...

Should the Arizona Cardinals Pursue Carson Palmer?
March 27th, 2013 at 7:18 AM
***PHOTO1***Should the Arizona Cardinals add another name to their quarterback carousel? It's a name that certainly grabs your attention - Carson Palmer. The Oakland Raiders signal-caller is 33 years old now but still should have a few good seasons left in that right arm of his. He threw for 4,108 yards...

Is Drew Stanton the Answer at Quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals?
March 18th, 2013 at 6:51 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals have been searching for their quarterback of the future ever since Kurt Warner retired following the 2009 season. The list is long and unimpressive - John Skelton, Max Hall, Derek Anderson, Ryan Lindley, Kevin Kolb and Brian Hoyer. It's been a tough three years. Enter Drew Stanton. The...

Will the Arizona Cardinals Grab a Free Agent Quarterback?
March 11th, 2013 at 5:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** NFL free agency commences tomorrow afternoon. Arizona Cardinals fans know their team needs an upgrade at the quarterback position. As presently constituted, the Red Birds have Kevin Kolb, John Skelton, Ryan Lindley and Brian Hoyer in the fold but that can certainly change. Quickly. Below is a list of NFL free agent...

Matt Cassel to the Arizona Cardinals?
February 28th, 2013 at 2:09 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The quarterback carousel keeps going around and around. Now that Alex Smith is headed to the Kansas City Chiefs, what interest do the Arizona Cardinals have in quarterback Matt Cassel? Cassel needs a job and the Red Birds need a quarterback. Is Cassel really on Arizona's radar though? According to ESPN's Adam...

Alex Smith Won’t Be Coming to the Arizona Cardinals
February 27th, 2013 at 4:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** So much for quarterback Alex Smith possibly coming to the desert. The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to trade Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, ending speculation that the Arizona Cardinals may wind up with the veteran signal-caller in time for the 2013 NFL season. The trade does not become official...

Will Kevin Kolb Be a Salary Cap Casualty with the Arizona Cardinals?
February 8th, 2013 at 6:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Is Kevin Kolb the answer at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals? Time will tell but he might not get the opportunity to prove it. He could be a salary cap casualty in the coming months, according to CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason LaConfora. Such is the way of life in...

Grading the 2012 Arizona Cardinals: Offense
January 10th, 2013 at 4:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** Grade: F What other grade can you give the Arizona Cardinals' offensive unit but a F? A big fat F at that. The 2012 season was a disaster on the offensive side of the ball. How so? Let's take a look at the facts. They speak for themselves: *Arizona averaged a scant 15.6...

Arizona Cardinals’ Statistical Leaders for the 2012 Season
January 2nd, 2013 at 6:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Now that their 5-11 season is finally over, let's take a look at the Arizona Cardinals' statistical leaders for the 2012 campaign: Passing Kevin Kolb: 109 for 183, 59.6 completion percentage, 1169 yards, 8 TD, 3 INT John Skelton: 109 for 201, 54.2 completion percentage, 1132 yards, 2 TD, 9 INT Ryan Lindley: 89...

Arizona Cardinals’ Report Card for Week 17 of the NFL Season
December 31st, 2012 at 11:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals concluded their 2012 season with a 27-13 loss to the San Francisco 49ers yesterday at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. Let's take a look at their Report Card for that contest: Offense: D + First the good news: Rookie wide receiver Michael Floyd had a sensational game, making eight...

Arizona Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson Very Worthy of Second Pro Bowl Selection
December 28th, 2012 at 7:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Two seasons. Two Pro Bowl selections. Not a bad way to begin your NFL career. Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson was named to his second Pro Bowl in two seasons, this time as a reserve cornerback. Last season Peterson was selected as a Pro Bowl return man in his rookie campaign. He becomes the...

It’s Official – Brian Hoyer Named Starting QB for Arizona Cardinals
December 27th, 2012 at 8:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** The quarterback carousel keeps going around and around and this time Brian Hoyer will take a spin as the newest starting signal-caller for the Arizona Cardinals. Head Coach Ken Whisenhunt confirmed that Hoyer will be the Cardinals' fourth starting quarterback this season when they face the San Francisco 49ers in their...

Will Brian Hoyer Be Named Starting Quarterback for Arizona Cardinals?
December 26th, 2012 at 9:14 AM
***PHOTO1*** Is is time for yet another quarterback change in the desert? That appears to be the case as it is being speculated that Brian Hoyer will be named the fourth different starting quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals this season as the Red Birds prepare for their season finale this Sunday in...

Arizona Cardinals’ Statistical Leaders Through Week 15 of the NFL Season
December 20th, 2012 at 3:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming off their most impressive victory of the season, a 38-10 rout of the Detroit Lions, let's take a look at the Arizona Cardinals' statistical leaders through Week 15 of the NFL campaign: Passing Kevin Kolb: 109 for 183, 59.6 completion percentage, 1169 yards, 8 TD, 3 INT John Skelton: 109 for 201,...

Arizona Cardinals VS. Detroit Lions Game Preview
December 15th, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Will the nine-game losing streak end this Sunday? That's the big question surrounding the Arizona Cardinals as they prepare to host the Detroit Lions Sunday afternoon in Glendale. Let's take a look at this matchup between two of the most disappointing teams in the NFC this season: ***PHOTO1*** Detroit (4-9) After making the...

Ryan Lindley Back as Starting Quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals
December 13th, 2012 at 4:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The quarterback carousel continues for the beleaguered Arizona Cardinals. Rookie Ryan Lindley is back in as the starting signal-caller for the Red Birds for this Sunday's contest against the Detroit Lions in Glendale. This will be the fifth time Arizona has changed starting quarterbacks this season and the second time Lindley gets...

Arizona Cardinals’ Statistical Leaders Through Week 14 of the NFL Season
December 12th, 2012 at 7:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at the statistical leaders for the 4-9 Arizona Cardinals through Week 14 of the 2012 NFL campaign: Passing Kevin Kolb: 109 for 183, 59.6 completion percentage, 1169 yards, 8 TD, 3 INT John Skelton: 109 for 201, 54.2 completion percentage, 1132 yards, 2 TD, 9 INT Ryan Lindley: 58 for 120,...

Arizona Cardinals’ Report Card for Week 14
December 10th, 2012 at 3:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals suffered their worst loss in franchise history yesterday - a 58-0 debacle against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field - and now their report card is in. If I was a kid again, I would never want to bring a report card like this home to my parents,...

Arizona Cardinals Crushed by Seattle Seahawks, 58-0
December 9th, 2012 at 6:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The losing streak is at nine games and counting. The Arizona Cardinals are becoming an embarrassment. The Red Birds hit the nadir in franchise history by getting destroyed, 58-0 by the Seattle Seahawks Sunday in Seattle. These are the types of games that get coaches fired and rightly so. It looks...

Cardinals Look to End Eight-game Losing Streak Against Seattle Seahawks
December 8th, 2012 at 1:04 PM
The Arizona Cardinals have a tough task ahead of them - trying to snap their eight-game losing streak Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Let's take a look at the matchup: ***PHOTO1*** Seattle (7-5) The Seahawks are vying for a playoff spot in the NFC and looking to avenge their 20-16 loss to Arizona...