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Quarterback Drew Stanton to Make Third Straight Start for Arizona Cardinals
October 5th, 2014 at 7:15 AM
As expected, Drew Stanton will make his third consecutive start this afternoon at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals in Denver. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds (3-0) face a supreme test when they battle the Denver Broncos (2-1) at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The 30-year-old Stanton is filling in for starter Carson...

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...

Arizona Cardinals Sign Linebacker Desmond Bishop, WR Jalen Saunders
October 3rd, 2014 at 6:08 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals prepare for their battle with the Denver Broncos on Sunday, the Red Birds signed a pair of players - linebacker Desmond Bishop and wide receiver Jalen Saunders. ***PHOTO1*** Bishop was cut by the Cards at the end of preseason and was ready to work out for the Miami...

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...

Slow Progress for Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Carson Palmer
October 1st, 2014 at 5:14 AM
It's no slam dunk that Carson Palmer will start at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in Denver. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran signal-caller has been dealing with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder since Week Two of the NFL season. Whether he can start (or even play) against the Broncos at...

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 Rookie Wide Receiver John Brown Making an Impact
September 26th, 2014 at 6:47 AM
The Arizona Cardinals seem to have made quite a find in rookie wide receiver John Brown. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds drafted the speedy wideout in the third round of this year's NFL Draft and they are reaping the rewards right now. The Pittsburg State (Kansas) product leads Arizona with three touchdowns and ranks...

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Says Shoulder is Much Better
September 25th, 2014 at 6:22 AM
There is good news coming from the Valley. Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer told azcentral sports that his right shoulder is finally responding to all the treatment he's been getting and he's close to being back to 100 percent. ***PHOTO1*** That's big news considering Palmer has been dealing with a tricky nerve issue...

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 -...

Arizona Cardinals Soar to 3-0 with Victory Over San Francisco 49ers
September 22nd, 2014 at 5:02 AM
The streak is over. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals broke their four-game losing streak against NFC West rival San Francisco yesterday afternoon with a thrilling 23-14 victory over the 49ers at raucous University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. The win lifted the Red Birds to 3-0 while the Niners dipped to 1-2. Arizona outscored...

Arizona’s Carson Palmer Out Vs. 49ers; Drew Stanton to Start at Quarterback
September 21st, 2014 at 5:48 AM
To no one's surprise, Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer (shoulder) will not play against the San Francisco 49ers in Glendale on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** The veteran signal-caller has been dealing with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder and was very limited in practice this week. That means backup quarterback Drew Stanton will...

Week 3 NFL Preview: San Francisco 49ers at Arizona Cardinals
September 20th, 2014 at 6:54 AM
The 2-0 Arizona Cardinals face NFC West division foe San Francisco tomorrow afternoon at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale and it's looking more and more likely that starting quarterback Carson Palmer will miss his second game in a row. ***PHOTO1*** Palmer is dealing with a nerve issue in his throwing shoulder...

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Looking Doubtful for 49ers Game
September 19th, 2014 at 6:51 AM
It's not looking very good for Carson Palmer. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals quarterback has thrown very little in practice this week due to the nerve injury in his shoulder. The USC product has not been ruled out yet but it's looking more and more like Drew Stanton will start against San Francisco...

Look Who is in First Place in the NFC West: the Arizona Cardinals
September 17th, 2014 at 5:58 AM
Their two victories have not been things of beauty but the Arizona Cardinals don't care. ***PHOTO1*** A win is a win and the Red Birds are 2-0 and sitting atop the NFC West as they prepare for their early season showdown with the San Francisco 49ers this Sunday at University of Phoenix...

NFL Game Preview: Arizona Cardinals at New York Giants
September 13th, 2014 at 8:19 AM
The Arizona Cardinals hope to lift their record to 2-0 tomorrow when they face the reeling New York Giants at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds, coming off their season-opening 18-17 win over San Diego on Monday, will be facing a Giants squad in disarray. New York was...

Fine NFL Debut for Arizona Cardinals Rookie Wide Receiver John Brown
September 12th, 2014 at 5:04 AM
It didn't take long for rookie wide receiver John Brown to make an impact on the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** A third round draft pick (91st overall) from Pittsburg State (Kansas) in May, the speedy Brown had the game-winning touchdown reception against the Chargers on Monday night, a 13-yarder from quarterback Carson Palmer...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington Hopes to Practice Today
September 11th, 2014 at 5:15 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals begin to gear up for their game against the New York Giants in East Rutherford, NJ this Sunday, halfback Andre Ellington (foot) is hoping to return to practice today. ***PHOTO1*** It most likely will be limited practice if he does indeed practice. The University of Clemson product has...

Things We Learned in Arizona Cardinals’ Victory Over San Diego
September 10th, 2014 at 6:42 AM
The Arizona Cardinals kicked off their 2014 NFL campaign with an exciting 18-17 triumph over the San Diego Chargers Monday night at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Here are some things we learned from that contest: 1. Quarterback Carson Palmer continues to look more and more comfortable in the Bruce Arians...

Rookie John Brown Lifts Arizona Cardinals Past the San Diego Chargers
September 9th, 2014 at 5:44 AM
Rookie wide receiver John Brown looks like he'll be quite an impact player for the Arizona Cardinals this season. Last night showed that. ***PHOTO1*** Brown, Arizona's third round draft choice from Pittsburg State (Kansas) this year, caught a 13-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Carson Palmer with 2:25 remaining to lift the Red...

Arizona Cardinals’ Andre Ellington Remains a Game-time Decision Against San Diego
September 8th, 2014 at 6:47 AM
Now that the Arizona Cardinals are ready to finally open up their 2014 NFL campaign tonight against San Diego at University of Phoenix Stadium, a question still remains as to whether their starting halfback will play. ***PHOTO1*** Andre Ellington remains a game-time decision for the season opener against the Chargers due to...