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Arizona Cardinals’ Kevin Minter Will Be Counted on Heavily in 2014
July 7th, 2014 at 6:32 AM
Kevin Minter will be a very important player during the 2014 NFL season. The Arizona Cardinals will be entering training camp later this month with some questions at the linebacker position. ***PHOTO1*** There is no doubt that the 2014 edition of the Arizona Cardinals will miss inside linebacker Karlos Dansby. The popular Dansby signed...

Arizona Cardinals’ Running Back Corps Poised to Show Improvement
July 5th, 2014 at 3:21 AM
In order to keep NFL defenses honest, a team should have a solid ground game. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals are building a good running back corps. The Red Birds are poised to show improvement in that department this coming season. They averaged 96.3 yards per contest in 2013 and with second-year player Andre...

Arizona Cardinals’ Jonathan Cooper Hopes to Be Ready by Training Camp
June 26th, 2014 at 5:35 AM
Jonathan Cooper's rookie season ended before it even started last year. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals' first round selection in the 2013 NFL Draft suffered a broken leg during a preseason contest last year against the San Diego Chargers. It's been a long road to recovery for the North Carolina product but he...

Arizona Cardinals Counting Heavily on Linebacker Kevin Minter This Season
June 21st, 2014 at 3:19 AM
The Arizona Cardinals will be entering training camp next month with some questions at the linebacker position. ***PHOTO1***There is no doubt that the 2014 edition of the Arizona Cardinals will miss inside linebacker Karlos Dansby. The popular Dansby signed a big free agent contract in March to take his talents to the...

Robert Hughes Vying for Arizona Cardinals Roster Spot
June 18th, 2014 at 4:56 AM
Now is his time to shine. ***PHOTO1***University of Notre Dame product Robert Hughes is competing to become the fourth running back on the Arizona Cardinals' depth chart behind Andre Ellington, Stepfan Taylor and Jonathan Dwyer. He's been impressive in OTA's and minicamps so far but he is still a long way...

Arizona Cardinals Conclude Minicamp; Wait for Training Camp
June 14th, 2014 at 6:52 AM
The Arizona Cardinals 2014 have wrapped up their final minicamp and now await training camp to commence next month. ***PHOTO1***Training Camp is six weeks away, which may seem like a long time but in reality it's not. It will be here before you know it. "Some guys may take a couple of...

Rookie John Brown Continues to Impress Arizona Cardinals
June 8th, 2014 at 6:04 AM
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. ***PHOTO1***The Pittsburg State product is making himself known though during team OTA's. Brown is just 5-foot-10 and weighs 179 pounds. He matriculated at a...

Arizona Cardinals Coach Bruce Arians Disappointed in Daryl Washington
June 4th, 2014 at 5:00 AM
Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians has expressed "extreme" disappointment in suspended linebacker Daryl Washington, stating that he would not talk again this season about him. ***PHOTO1***The former Pro Bowl linebacker is suspended for the 2014 season for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. "He made a choice and we're all living with...

Kevin Minter Being Groomed by Arizona Cardinals to Replace Karlos Dansby
May 29th, 2014 at 5:01 AM
***PHOTO1***There is no doubt that the 2014 edition of the Arizona Cardinals will miss inside linebacker Karlos Dansby. The popular Dansby signed a big free agent contract in March to take his talents to the shores of Lake Erie, where he'll play for the Cleveland Browns this coming season. Dansby paced the...

Prediction: Arizona Cardinals Will Finish 11-5 in 2014
May 28th, 2014 at 4:59 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals have finished some early OTA's and a rookie minicamp so it's a fun time to look ahead to the 2014 NFL campaign. The NFL released their individual teams schedules last month and the Arizona Cardinals have an interesting slate this year. Every year brings a different dynamic. Let's take a look...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bradley Sowell Battling for Starting Right Tackle Spot
May 23rd, 2014 at 6:07 AM
***PHOTO1***Once the Arizona Cardinals signed left tackle Jared Veldheer to a five-year, $35 free agent contract in March, a battle has ensued at the right tackle position between Bradley Sowell and Bobby Massie. May the best man win. Sowell started the last 12 games of the 2013 season after Levi Brown was...

Could Tyrann Mathieu Be Ready for the Arizona Cardinals’ Season Opener?
May 19th, 2014 at 4:56 AM
***PHOTO1***What a boost it would be for the Arizona Cardinals if safety Tyrann Mathieu would be ready to return to action when the Red Birds face the San Diego Chargers in their 2014 NFL season opening game. Now the question is - will he be able to take the field in...

Arizona Cardinals: Game-by-Game Predictions for the 2014 Season
April 27th, 2014 at 5:34 AM
***PHOTO1***The NFL released their individual teams schedules this past week and the Arizona Cardinals have an interesting slate for 2014. Every year brings a different dynamic. It's always fun to make some very early predictions on how the Red Birds will fare in each contest this coming season. Let's take a look...

Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 Preseason Schedule Announced
April 11th, 2014 at 5:06 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals are starting to get noticed - just look at their 2014 NFL preseason schedule, as per espn.com. Arizona’s third preseason game, at home against the Cincinnati Bengals on Aug. 24, will be the national game of the week on NBC’s Sunday Night Football. The Red Birds host Houston in...

Carson Palmer Helping Arizona Cardinals Become a Dangerous Team
March 18th, 2014 at 5:02 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals made significant strides in 2013. The Red Birds improved five games from the previous season, finishing 10-6 and on the cusp of a NFL wild-card berth. Quarterback Carson Palmer is one of the main reasons why. Palmer still has a very strong arm for a 33-year-old signal-caller. Head coach Bruce Arians...

Arizona Cardinals’ Rashard Mendenhall Retiring from the NFL
March 11th, 2014 at 5:01 AM
***PHOTO1***He's only 26 years old but Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall has decided to hang up the cleats and retire from the NFL. Per a report via espn.com, Mendenhall hinted at as much in a Feb. 25 column he wrote for the Huffington Post when he said, "As I write...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians Has a Lot of Faith in Quarterback Carson Palmer
February 26th, 2014 at 5:04 AM
***PHOTO1***Carson Palmer had a fine overall season for the Arizona Cardinals in 2013, throwing for 4,274 yards and 24 touchdowns. He had a QB rating of 83.9 and was one of the main reasons the Red Birds finished 10-6 and just missed a NFL playoff berth. The USC product is 34...

Wide Receiver Michael Floyd Impressing Head Coach Bruce Arians
February 23rd, 2014 at 5:27 AM
***PHOTO1***It was his breakout season. Now wide receiver Michael Floyd is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL as he enters his third season in 2014. The University of Notre Dame product is coming off his first 1,000-yard season when he paced the Red Birds in receiving yards (1,041). He also...

Arizona Cardinals in Good Hands with Head Coach Bruce Arians
February 21st, 2014 at 4:53 AM
***PHOTO1***Now that the Scouting Combine is underway in Indianapolis, it's time to reflect back on the excellent season of Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians. In his first season at the helm of the Red Birds, the 60-year-old Arians has led them to just their fourth winning season since moving to...

Arizona Cardinals’ Offensive Attack is Getting Better
February 18th, 2014 at 4:58 AM
***PHOTO1***Under head coach Bruce Arians, the 2013 Arizona Cardinals showed some fine strides on the offensive side of the ball. Let's take a look at the how the Red Birds graded out offensively during their 10-6 season in the NFC West: Grade: C + Arizona ranked right in the middle of the pack in...