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Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald Named NFC Offensive Player of the Week
October 30th, 2014 at 6:27 AM
There must be something about the Philadelphia Eagles that bring out the best in Larry Fitzgerald. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals' wide receiver has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his outstanding performance against the Eagles last Sunday in Glendale. The eight-time Pro Bowler tore Philadelphia's secondary apart with seven...

Arizona Cardinals are Off to Their Best Start Since 1974 NFL Season
October 28th, 2014 at 1:51 PM
Gas was 55 cents a gallon. They played in St. Louis. Don Coryell was their head coach and Jim Hart (pictured below), Terry Metcalf, and Donny Anderson were some of the stars of the team. ***PHOTO1*** The year was 1974. Richard Nixon resigned as President of the United States in August of that...

Palmer to Brown Lift Arizona Cardinals to Thrilling 24-20 Triumph Over Philadelphia Eagles
October 27th, 2014 at 4:57 AM
The Arizona Cardinals drafted rookie wide receiver John Brown in the third round in May because they liked his vertical speed. Well, they were right. ***PHOTO1*** The Pittsburg St. (KS) product caught a 75-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Carson Palmer with 1:21 remaining to lift the Red Birds to a thrilling 24-20 victory...

Arizona Cardinals Face Huge Test Vs. Philadelphia Eagles
October 25th, 2014 at 7:23 AM
The 5-1 Arizona Cardinals will face their sternest test of the 2014 NFL campaign when they host the 5-1 Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday afternoon at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. The Cardinals are listed as 2.5 point favorites. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds have had some nice wins against quality opponents this season...

Kareem Martin Aiding Arizona Cardinals’ Defensive Corps
October 23rd, 2014 at 5:26 AM
The Arizona Cardinals like what they see in rookie defensive end Kareem Martin so far. ***PHOTO1*** The University of North Carolina product has a world of potential and should bolster Arizona's pass rush as the 2014 regular season moves along. The talent is apparent, but he needs some more seasoning, much like...

Takeaways from Arizona Cardinals’ Triumph Over Oakland Raiders
October 21st, 2014 at 6:30 AM
It was not a thing of beauty, but the Arizona Cardinals don't care. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds recorded a 24-13 victory over the winless Oakland Raiders on Sunday and although it was not a game for the time capsule, a win is a win is a win in the NFL. All that...

Carson Palmer Leads Arizona Cardinals Past Oakland Raiders, 24-13; Red Birds Now 5-1
October 20th, 2014 at 4:54 AM
This was quite a homecoming for Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer. ***PHOTO1*** Palmer, who was dealt by the Oakland Raiders to Arizona following the 2012 season, threw for 253 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Red Birds to a 24-13 triumph over Oakland Sunday afternoon at sunny Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. The victory...

NFL Game Preview: Arizona Cardinals at Oakland Raiders
October 18th, 2014 at 7:12 AM
The Arizona Cardinals are riding high with a 4-1 record in first place in the NFC West, so it's important that they don't overlook the 0-5 Oakland Raiders when the two teams play on Sunday at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. ***PHOTO1*** The Raiders played the San Diego Chargers very tough last week...

Chandler Catanzaro Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week
October 16th, 2014 at 5:43 AM
Rookie kicker Chandler Catanzaro has been perfect so far for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Clemson product has connected on 14 of 14 field goals this season, including three last Sunday against the Washington Redskins in Arizona's 30-20 triumph. For his performance against Washington, Catanzaro has been named the NFC...

Takeaways from the Arizona Cardinals’ Victory Over the Washington Redskins
October 14th, 2014 at 6:27 AM
The Arizona Cardinals boosted their record to 4-1 with a 30-20 triumph over the Washington Redskins Sunday in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** The win lifted their mark to 4-1 and the Red Birds now sit alone atop the NFC West, one game ahead of the Seattle Seahawks. Here are some thoughts from the Redskins' contest: 1....

Arizona Cardinals Fun Facts – NFL Week 6 Edition
October 12th, 2014 at 6:56 AM
As the 3-1 Arizona Cardinals prepare to battle the 1-4 Washington Redskins this afternoon at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, here are some fun facts to ponder as we near mid-October in the NFL: ***PHOTO1*** Did you know? **if Arizona defeats Washington, it will end an eight game winless streak against the...

Who Will Start at QB Sunday for the Arizona Cardinals Against Washington?
October 11th, 2014 at 6:31 AM
So the question is very simple - who will start at quarterback Sunday for the Arizona Cardinals against the Washington Redskins in Glendale? ***PHOTO1*** Getting the answer is complicated. That is a question everyone wants answered at this point. Carson Palmer, Drew Stanton and Logan Thomas all practiced yesterday but no decision has...

Arizona Cardinals’ Calais Campbell Feels Knee is Getting Better
October 10th, 2014 at 5:18 AM
The Arizona Cardinals will certainly miss defensive end Calais Campbell on Sunday when they host the Washington Redskins at University of Phoenix Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Campbell suffered a strained right MCL injury when he was chop blocked by Denver's Julius Thomas in Arizona's 41-20 loss to the Broncos last Sunday. He is expected...

Arizona Cardinals Face Big Test Against Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos
October 4th, 2014 at 6:27 AM
Can the Arizona Cardinals soar to 4-0 for the second time in three years? ***PHOTO1*** If so, they are going to have to defeat Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos (2-1) Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver. Both teams are coming off their bye weeks and this will be...

2014 Arizona Cardinals Rookie Profile: Quarterback Logan Thomas
October 2nd, 2014 at 5:22 AM
Rookie quarterback Logan Thomas of the Arizona Cardinals is currently third on their depth chart but he may be second if veteran Carson Palmer (shoulder) can't go on Sunday against the Broncos. ***PHOTO1*** The Virginia Tech product has not seen any regular season action yet but the 3-0 Red Birds really like...

2014 Arizona Cardinals Defensive Rookie Profile: Ed Stinson
September 30th, 2014 at 5:30 AM
Rookie Ed Stinson may have just one tackle so far this season for the Arizona Cardinals but he's still an important part of their future plans. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted Stinson from the University of Alabama in the fifth round (160th overall) in the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music...

Arizona Cardinals Like Potential of Tight End Troy Niklas
September 29th, 2014 at 5:29 AM
Although he just has one reception for 16 yards for the 3-0 Arizona Cardinals, rookie tight end Troy Niklas seems to have a bright future with the Red Birds. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Notre Dame product was drafted in the second round of this year's NFL Draft. Let's take a look at Niklas'...

Arizona Cardinals’ Deone Bucannon Has a Bright Future in the NFL
September 28th, 2014 at 6:25 AM
Safety Deone Bucannon has already had an impact in his rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Washington State product has been a strong presence in the secondary for the 3-0 Red Birds this season. Bucannon also ranks fifth on the team with 13 tackles. He helps form one of the...

NFL Rookie Profile: Arizona Cardinals’ Kareem Martin
September 24th, 2014 at 4:59 AM
Kareem Martin seems to have a bright future in the desert. ***PHOTO1*** The 3-0 Arizona Cardinals drafted the defensive end in the third round of this year's NFL Draft with an eye towards helping their pass rush. The University of North Carolina product has a world of potential and should bolster Arizona's pass...

Takeaways from Arizona’s 23-14 Win Over the San Francisco 49ers
September 23rd, 2014 at 6:56 AM
The Arizona Cardinals secured one of their most impressive victories in recent memory Sunday when they defeated NFC West rival San Francisco, 23-14 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here are some takeaways from that thrilling affair: 1. The Cardinals are a mentally tough team. We all know the stats -...