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Will Cornerback Antonio Cromartie Be Returning to the Arizona Cardinals?
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:23 PM
Whether Arizona Cardinals cornerback Antonio Cromartie returns to the team for the 2015 NFL season may depend on who the Red Birds hire as their new defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** The 31-year-old defensive back can become a free agent in March. If the Cards want him back, the choice of Arizona's new defensive...

Arizona Cardinals Still Searching for New Defensive Coordinator
January 21st, 2015 at 5:57 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are still looking for their new defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** Todd Bowles is the new head coach of the New York Jets so head coach Bruce Arians and company are searching for a new DC. Bowles led one of the best defenses in the NFL for his two seasons in...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians Named PFWA Coach of the Year
January 16th, 2015 at 5:29 AM
The odds are good that Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians will be named the NFL Coach of the Year the day before the Super Bowl. A good clue for that honor is that that Arians has been named the Pro Football Writers of America (PFWA) Coach of the Year. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Todd Bowles Named New Head Coach of the New York Jets
January 14th, 2015 at 5:34 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are in the market for a new defensive coordinator. ***PHOTO1*** That's because Todd Bowles is leaving the Red Birds to become the new head coach of the New York Jets. The 51-year-old Bowles is expected to sign a four-year contract that will pay him slightly more than $4 million...

Arizona Cardinals Tuesday Storylines: Larry Fitzgerald Contract Talks Ongoing
January 13th, 2015 at 9:07 PM
Perhaps Larry Fitzgerald will be returning to the Arizona Cardinals after all. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds are in preliminary contract discussions with Fitzgerald's agent Eugene Parker. No new deal is imminent, as the sides have not even discussed money at this point. The renewed talks are a sign of mutual interest in Fitzgerald...

Arizona Cardinals DC Todd Bowles Set for Full Week of Interviews
January 6th, 2015 at 5:34 AM
Is this the week Todd Bowles becomes an NFL head coach? ***PHOTO1*** It could very well be. The Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator is is scheduled to interview with the New York Jets tomorrow, the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday, the San Francisco 49ers on Friday and Chicago Bears on Saturday, according to espn.com. That...

Has Larry Fitzgerald Played His Last Game for the Arizona Cardinals?
January 5th, 2015 at 12:47 PM
There will be so many questions that will need to be answered concerning the Arizona Cardinals moving forward. None is more interesting than this one - has Larry Fitzgerald played his last game in an Arizona Cardinals uniform? ***PHOTO1*** It's a very interesting question. Finding the answer is not easy. The eight time...

Memorable Season Goes up in Flames for Arizona Cardinals
January 4th, 2015 at 7:24 AM
Earlier this season the Arizona Cardinals were 9-1 and the best team in the NFC. That seems like a thousand years ago now. ***PHOTO1*** It certainly does after their disastrous 27-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers yesterday afternoon at soggy Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte in a NFC wild card battle....

Arizona Cardinals DC Todd Bowles Becoming a Hot Commodity for Head Coaching Gigs
January 1st, 2015 at 6:49 AM
Although his defensive unit has struggled recently, Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles has become a hot commodity around the league for head coaching vacancies. ***PHOTO1*** The Falcons, Jets, 49ers, Bears and Raiders have all expressed interest in interviewing the 51-year-old Bowles. However, due to NFL rules, the Elizabeth, NJ native can't...

Stopping the Run Suddenly an Issue for Arizona Cardinals
December 31st, 2014 at 6:23 AM
Over the first 10 games of the 2014 regular season, the Arizona Cardinals had a top three rushing defense. Times have quickly changed though. That's a big concern as the Red Birds prepare for their first playoff game in five years Saturday against the Carolina Panthers. ***PHOTO1*** Case in point - over...

NFC Playoffs: New Season Begins Saturday for Arizona Cardinals
December 30th, 2014 at 6:32 AM
The 2014 NFL season has been a wild ride to the NFC playoffs for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** With an 11-5 record there is a sense of disappointment that they have to open the postseason on the road against the Carolina Panthers this Saturday, the Red Birds have to put their two-game...

Arizona Cardinals Prepare for Regular Season Finale in San Francisco
December 27th, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Now that Ryan Lindley has been renamed the starter at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals, the Red Birds can get on with the business of prepping for their regular season finale Sunday afternoon in Santa Clara against NFC West for San Francisco. ***PHOTO1*** Despite their 11-4 ledger, it certainly looks like the...

Arizona Cardinals Rookie QB Logan Thomas to Start Against San Francisco 49ers
December 23rd, 2014 at 6:24 AM
Logan Thomas will get his opportunity. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie signal-caller will start for the 11-4 Arizona Cardinals this Sunday when the Red Birds play their final regular season contest in San Francisco. "We'll go with Logan, " Arizona head coach Bruce Arians stated via espn.com. The Virginia Tech product has played in just two...

Observations from Arizona Cardinals’ Brutal 35-6 Loss to Seattle Seahawks
December 22nd, 2014 at 8:39 AM
Now that the smoke has cleared, here are a couple of observations from the Arizona Cardinals' devastating 35-6 setback to the Seattle Seahawks last night in Glendale: ***PHOTO1*** 1. He works hard and tries his best, but let's face it, Ryan Lindley is not a starting caliber NFL quarterback. He's just not....

Arizona Cardinals QB Drew Stanton Practicing on a Limited Basis; Doubtful for Sunday
December 20th, 2014 at 7:01 AM
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton has been practicing on a limited basis this week and is listed as doubtful for Sunday night's huge game against the Seattle Seahawks. ***PHOTO1*** Ryan Lindley will start against the defending Super Bowl champions. He has no touchdown passes and seven interceptions in his three-year NFL career. The...

Huge Test Awaits Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Ryan Lindley
December 18th, 2014 at 6:36 AM
So what can we expect from Arizona Cardinals quarterback Ryan Lindley on Sunday night against the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks? ***PHOTO1*** It's the most important game for the Red Birds in five years. The winner will most likely win the NFC West. Sure, the 11-3 Cards have clinched a playoff...

Arizona Cardinals Turn to Ryan Lindley as Their Starting Quarterback
December 16th, 2014 at 6:36 AM
In the season of "next man up", the Arizona Cardinals now turn to Ryan Lindley as their starting quarterback with the biggest game of the season looming. ***PHOTO1*** With Drew Stanton (knee) expected to be out for up to four weeks, Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians has named Lindley as his...

Arizona Cardinals QB Drew Stanton Could Be Out Four Weeks
December 15th, 2014 at 4:59 AM
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton could be out the next four weeks with a partially torn ACL and MCL in his right knee. ***PHOTO1*** The 30-year-old veteran suffered the injury when he was sacked during the third quarter of Arizona's 12-6 win over the St. Louis Rams last Thursday. Ryan Lindley or...

Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Drew Stanton Will not Need Surgery on Right Knee
December 13th, 2014 at 6:06 AM
The news could have been a lot worse. ***PHOTO1*** Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton has a sprained right knee and is considered week-to-week according to espn.com. The 30-year-old signal-caller will not need surgery on the knee, Arizona head coach Bruce Arians stated yesterday. An MRI revealed the sprain in his knee. No timetable...

Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Drew Stanton to Have MRI on Right Knee
December 12th, 2014 at 5:35 AM
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Drew Stanton is scheduled for an MRI on his right knee following his team's 12-6 triumph over the St. Louis Rams last night at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis. ***PHOTO1*** The 30-year-old signal-caller Stanton was injured on a sack by Rams defensive lineman Aaron Donald with 8:41...