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Arizona Cardinals’ Drew Stanton Rehabbing Well from Knee Injury
March 20th, 2015 at 4:52 AM
Quarterback Drew Stanton is determined to work his way back from a right knee injury he suffered in Week 15 last season against the Rams. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals signal-caller, who was 5-3 as a starter after Carson Palmer was lost for the season, is two months weeks into his rehabilitation program...

Arizona Cardinals’ Sean Weatherspoon Battling Back from Achilles Injury
March 19th, 2015 at 4:57 AM
So why were the Arizona Cardinals able to sign a talented free agent linebacker like Sean Weatherspoon relatively cheaply? ***PHOTO1*** Injuries. Plain and simple. The 27-year-old Weatherspoon missed the entire 2014 NFL campaign with a ruptured Achilles tendon while a member of the Atlanta Falcons. Not only that, but the Greenville, SC native also...

Arizona Cardinals QB Drew Stanton Should Be at Full Strength by April
January 29th, 2015 at 5:47 AM
Drew Stanton is working his way back. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals signal-caller, who was 5-3 as a starter after Carson Palmer was lost for the season, is three weeks into his rehabilitation program and is planning to be back at full strength by this April. The Michigan State product set career highs in...

Kurt Warner Would Have Considered Return to Cardinals for Playoff Run with Injuries
January 8th, 2015 at 11:35 AM
Two months ago, the Arizona Cardinals were looking like a strong contender to be playing in Super Bowl XLIX; one that is being played in their own building in February. ***PHOTO1*** However, once Carson Palmer and Drew Stanton went down with injuries that took them out and were forced to use Ryan...

Kevin Minter Has Opportunity to Shine for Arizona Cardinals
December 28th, 2014 at 7:26 AM
He was a second round pick in 2013. Now Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Kevin Minter gets an opportunity to shine brightly against the San Francisco 49ers. ***PHOTO1*** The LSU product will start this afternoon for the Red Birds (11-4) in their regular season finale in Santa Clara against the 7-8 Niners. That's...

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...

Arizona Cardinals’ Tyrann Mathieu Expected to Return Sunday Against Seattle Seahawks
December 17th, 2014 at 6:34 AM
After missing the last two games with a broken left thumb, Arizona Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu is expected to return to the field on Sunday night when the Red Birds battle the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** The LSU product practiced on Monday with a cast sheltering...

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...

Arizona Cardinals Cornerback Antonio Cromartie Hoping to Play Thursday
December 9th, 2014 at 1:26 PM
Arizona Cardinals cornerback Antonio Cromartie (ankle) is listed as questionable for Thursday night's game in St. Louis but is hoping to still be able to suit up and face the Rams in a key NFC West battle. ***PHOTO1*** The three-time Pro Bowler is day-to-day after injuring his ankle in Sunday's win over...

Arizona Cardinals Lose Running Back Andre Ellington for the Season
December 8th, 2014 at 5:42 AM
Andre Ellington's season is over. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals' second-year running back will miss the rest of the season after having sports hernia surgery in Philadelphia later this week. He'll be placed on the injured reserve list. Ellington has been dealing with foot and hip injuries this season and currently leads the...

Stepfan Taylor Gets the Start at Halfback for the Arizona Cardinals
December 7th, 2014 at 5:10 AM
Second-year running back Stepfan Taylor will start at running back for the Arizona Cardinals this afternoon in their biggest game of the season. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Stanford product, a fifth-round pick last year, will replace Andre Ellington, who will miss the contest with a hip pointer. In 10 games this season,...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Elington Will Be a Game-time Decision Sunday
December 5th, 2014 at 4:51 AM
Arizona Cardinals halfback Andre Ellington is dealing with a hip pointer and will be a game-time decision on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Clemson product suffered the injury in the second quarter of Arizona's 29-18 loss to the Atlanta Falcons last Sunday and did not return. Ellington...

Arizona Cardinals Safety Tyrann Mathieu to Have Thumb Surgery Today
December 3rd, 2014 at 5:10 AM
Another day and some more bad news for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** Safety Tyrann Mathieu will undergo surgery on his thumb fracture today and is expected to miss three weeks. He'll have a pin inserted into the injured thumb. The LSU product is expected to play with a cast on his hand when...

Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald Expected to Practice Wednesday
December 2nd, 2014 at 6:41 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are starting to look like a M*A*S*H* unit. ***PHOTO1*** The 9-3 Red Birds have lost two straight games and there are injuries galore. First, some good news: wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, who has missed the last two games with a left knee sprain, is expected to practice Wednesday and...

Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald Misses Practice with a Sore Left Knee
November 20th, 2014 at 5:01 AM
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald missed practice yesterday with a sore left knee. ***PHOTO1*** The eight-time Pro Bowler sprained his MCL when he was hit in the second quarter of Arizona's 14-6 victory over the Detroit Lions last Sunday. He had his knee wrapped, and continued to play while wearing a...

Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgerald Has a Sprained MCL
November 18th, 2014 at 5:15 AM
Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has a sprained left MCL ligament, which was suffered in Sunday's 14-6 triumph over the Detroit Lions. ***PHOTO1*** It's a Grade 2 sprain, but the eight-time Pro Bowler expects to play in this Sunday's NFC West battle in Seattle against the Seahawks. The University of Pittsburgh product...

Arizona Cardinals Place Carson Palmer on IR; Sign Quarterback Ryan Lindley
November 13th, 2014 at 6:26 AM
The Arizona Cardinals have officially placed quarterback Carson Palmer (knee) on injured reserve with a torn ACL and have signed an old friend, quarterback Ryan Lindley from the San Diego Chargers practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** The 6-foot-3, 232-pound Lindley spent the past two seasons with the Red Birds after being selected in the...

Arizona Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson Returns to Practice; May Play Sunday VS. Dallas
October 31st, 2014 at 5:12 AM
Arizona Cardinals Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson has returned to practice and is hopeful of being cleared to play in Sunday's showdown in Dallas against the 6-2 Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** Peterson suffered a concussion in the second quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles in Arizona's 24-20 triumph last Sunday and needs to clear NFL...