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Upgrades Continuing at University of Phoenix Stadium
July 4th, 2014 at 5:32 AM
Happy 4th of July everyone! ***PHOTO1*** Progress continues to be made at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Upgrades are continuing. It won't look like the same place by the time the Super Bowl is played there next year. The next Super Bowl (Super Bowl XLIX) is coming to town so the...

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...

Arizona Cardinals Hurting at Inside Linebacker Position
June 1st, 2014 at 6:00 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals headed down the stretch of the 2013 NFL season, they had two of the best lnside linebackers in the NFL on their roster. ***PHOTO1***Karlos Dansby and Daryl Washington. Now they have none. Dansby, who led the Red Birds with 122 tackles last season, took his talents to Cleveland in...

Arizona Cardinals’ Return Game Much Better Now
April 2nd, 2014 at 4:59 AM
***PHOTO1***The punt and kickoff return units of the Arizona Cardinals has improved significantly with the additions of Ted Ginn, Jr. and Antonio Cromartie recently. The addition of Ginn gives the Red Birds a more dynamic return man than they've had in years. Cromartie can fill in if needed and gives the...

GM Steve Keim Discusses Current State of Arizona Cardinals
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals certainly made solid strides in 2013, improving five games from the previous season. General Manager Steve Keim has the Red Birds poised and ready to compete in the rugged NFC West, which is now the best division in the entire NFL. Now that free agency is almost two...

Arizona Cardinals Re-sign Defensive Back Bryan McCann
March 19th, 2014 at 5:01 AM
***PHOTO1***It was not the most flashy signing but it was also one of the most important signings that the Arizona Cardinals made during the offseason. The Cards have re-signed defensive back Bryan McCann to a one-year contract. This was a solid move by general manager Steve Keim. He wasn't high on their...

Arizona Cardinals Promote Terry McDonough to Vice President of Player Personnel
January 25th, 2014 at 6:04 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals have promoted Terry McDonough to vice president of player personnel. He replaces Jason Licht, who became the Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager earlier this week. McDonough joined the Red Birds last year as an eastern regional scout. He has worked in the NFL for 22 seasons. Before joining Arizona, McDonough...

Arizona Cardinals’ 2013 Game-by-game NFL Predictions
September 6th, 2013 at 6:52 AM
***PHOTO1***You can sense the excitement and optimism in the air as the Arizona Cardinals embark on a brand new NFL season under the regime of General Manager Steve Keim and head coach Bruce Arians. The Red Birds will open the 2013 campaign on Sunday in their old home city - St....

Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald Adjusting to New Offense
August 17th, 2013 at 7:19 AM
***PHOTO1***He's been one of the best wide receivers in the NFL since his rookie season in 2004. Larry Fitzgerald of the Arizona Cardinals is a seven-time Pro Bowler and has achieved superstar status in the league. However this season, under new head coach Bruce Arians, the University of Pittsburgh product is...

Arizona Cardinals’ First Round Pick Jonathan Cooper Remains Unsigned
July 9th, 2013 at 6:31 AM
***PHOTO1***Will Jonathan Cooper be signed to a contract before Arizona Cardinals training camp opens in a few weeks? That remains the question everyone would like answered. The Red Birds selected the offensive guard with the seventh overall selection in this year's NFL Draft. The University of North Carolina product has participated in...

Arizona Cardinals Contribute to Yarnell Fire Assistance Efforts
July 4th, 2013 at 5:40 AM
***PHOTO1***One of the initiatives the Arizona Cardinals have announced in support of those affected by the devastating wildfires in Northern Arizona include a $100,000 check from team president Michael Bidwill. Bidwill delivered the check to the 100 Club of Arizona, which provides immediate financial assistance to families of public safety officers...

Arizona Cardinals to Hold Training Camp at University of Phoenix Stadium
June 12th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals will hold public training camp practices at the University of Phoenix Stadium this summer, team President Michael Bidwill said yesterday. The Red Birds had held training camp at Northern Arizona University every year since they arrived in the Valley, except 2005, when they held their training camp...

Arizona Cardinals’ Jonathan Cooper Remains Unsigned
June 3rd, 2013 at 7:05 AM
***PHOTO1***First round draft pick Jonathan Cooper of the Arizona Cardinals remains unsigned. Hopefully the University of North Carolina product and the Red Birds will come to contract terms soon. The final round of OTA's are set for this week and mini camp will follow shortly thereafter. As long as Cooper signs...

Arizona Cardinals Sign Tyrann Mathieu to Four-Year Contract
May 23rd, 2013 at 5:55 PM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals have signed safety Tyrann Mathieu to a four-year contract, according to azcentral.com. Terms were not disclosed. The LSU product was Arizona's third round pick in the recent 2013 NFL Draft in New York City. Mathieu, the 69th overall pick, is the sixth player from the Cardinals' nine-man draft class...

Bruce Arians Pleased with Cardinals’ OTAs So Far
May 18th, 2013 at 2:42 PM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals football coach Bruce Arians likes what he sees so far. After his team's first week of organized team activities (OTAs) that is. “We got so much done, especially in situational drills,” Arians told azcentral.com. “Two-minute drills. Red zone session. A third-down session. The kicking game is leaps and bounds ahead...

Linebacker Karlos Dansby Rejoins Arizona Cardinals
May 12th, 2013 at 7:28 AM
***PHOTO1***Karlos Dansby is coming back home. The Arizona Cardinals have signed the inside linebacker to a one-year contract. The 31-year-old Dansby previously played for the Red Birds for six seasons from 2004-2009 before signing with the Miami Dolphins. He played the last three seasons with Miami. "Back to the future, man,” Dansby...

Is Karlos Dansby Headed Back to the Arizona Cardinals?
May 10th, 2013 at 6:23 AM
***PHOTO1***Is Karlos Dansby headed back home to the desert? According to azcentral.com, the former Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker is visiting the Red Birds this week and may be in their future plans, especially with all the issues surrounding Daryl Washington these days. The Jets, Falcons, Texans, Bills and Bengals are also said...

Arizona Cardinals Targeting Late Summer Completion of New Indoor Practice Facility
May 9th, 2013 at 6:49 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals have finally found a way to beat the oppressive desert heat. Construction is currently under way at the team’s Tempe headquarters on a 78,000-square foot indoor practice facility, according to azcentral.com. The completion date is targeted for late summer 2013. The Red Birds are paying the entire $4.2 million cost...

Arizona Cardinals Acquire CB Javier Arenas from Kansas City Chiefs
May 2nd, 2013 at 6:36 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals improved the depth in their defensive backfield by acquiring cornerback Javier Arenas from the Kansas City Chiefs for fullback Anthony Sherman. The University of Alabama product was a second round pick of the Chiefs in 2010. He had 59 tackles and one forced fumble last season. In his...

Arizona Cardinals General Manager Steve Keim Talks About His Late Round Draft Picks
May 1st, 2013 at 7:04 AM
***PHOTO1***Now that the 2013 NFL Draft is in the books, General Manager Steve Keim of the Arizona Cardinals spoke about some of the players he drafted last Saturday, the last day of the draft. The Red Birds had a solid draft, filling needs and adding depth in key areas. This was...