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2015 Will Be a Very Important Season for Arizona Cardinals’ Jonathan Cooper
February 28th, 2015 at 6:27 AM
There is no doubt that the 2015 NFL season will be a very important one for Jonathan Cooper. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals guard has been plagued by injuries since he was drafted by the Red Birds with the seventh overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft. The University of North Carolina product...

Arizona Cardinals Save Salary Cap Money by Cutting Ted Ginn
February 26th, 2015 at 4:52 AM
The Ted Ginn era lasted just one season in the desert. ***PHOTO1*** By cutting the wide receiver/punt and kickoff returner, the Arizona Cardinals will save $2.5 million in salary cap space that would have been spent if Ginn was on their roster in 2015. The Red Birds will absorb $1.5 million in...

Arizona Cardinals Draft Preview: Todd Gurley, RB, Georgia
February 23rd, 2015 at 5:28 AM
The NFL Scouting Combine will conclude today in Indianapolis. This is the eighth part of a series previewing whom the Arizona Cardinals may select with their first round pick (24th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft at the Auditorium Theater in Chicago, IL. on Apr. 30. The draft concludes on...

Larry Fitzgerald and Arizona Cardinals Agree on a Two-year Contract
February 18th, 2015 at 3:57 PM
Larry Fitzgerald will be staying in the desert. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Cardinals wide receiver has agreed to a new two-year contract with the club, general manager Steve Keim announced. Keim did not disclose financial details. The eight-time Pro Bowler will receive $22 million in guaranteed money over the course of the new pact. Fitzgerald...

Looking Back at the Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 Draft: Logan Thomas, QB
February 17th, 2015 at 3:52 PM
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Logan Thomas completed just one pass in his 2014 rookie season but it was a very memorable one. ***PHOTO1*** The Virginia Tech product fired an 81-yard touchdown pass to halfback Andre Ellington in Arizona's 41-20 loss to the Denver Broncos in Week Five last season. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound signal-caller...

Reflecting Back on Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 Draft: John Brown, WR
February 16th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
To say wide receiver John Brown made an impact in his rookie season in the NFL would be an understatement. ***PHOTO1*** The speedster from little Pittsburg State was a key factor why the Arizona Cardinals secured their first playoff tilt in five years in 2014. The 5-foot-10, 179-pound Homestead, FL native ranked...

Looking Back on the Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 Draft: Troy Niklas, TE
February 15th, 2015 at 5:37 PM
It was a tough rookie campaign for Troy Niklas. ***PHOTO1*** The Notre Dame product was drafted in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft (52nd overall). The 6-foot-6, 270-pound tight end suffered two high-ankle sprains during the season as was sent to the I.R. in Week 11. It was a disappointing...

Larry Fitzgerald and Arizona Cardinals Commence Discussions on His Future
February 15th, 2015 at 6:42 AM
The agent for wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and the Arizona Cardinals have begun discussions with the hope that they can work out an agreement that will allow the eight-time Pro Bowler to conclude his career in Arizona. ***PHOTO1*** The 31-year-old Fitzgerald is scheduled to earn $16.25 million next season, with $8 million...

Arizona Cardinals NFL Draft Preview: Melvin Gordon, RB, Wisconsin
February 11th, 2015 at 5:16 AM
This is the second part of a series previewing whom the Arizona Cardinals may select with their first round pick (24th overall) in the 2015 NFL Draft in Chicago, IL. in late April. ***PHOTO1*** Let's take a look at a prospect that may be available to the Cards when they're on the...

Important Decision on Larry Fitzgerald Forthcoming for Arizona Cardinals
February 3rd, 2015 at 6:25 AM
Whether wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald returns to the Arizona Cardinals for the 2015 NFL season remains to be seen. ***PHOTO1*** One thing is certain. The eight-time Pro Bowler and winner of the inaugural Art Rooney Award loves playing for the Red Birds. “In terms of next year, I have no idea what’s going...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians, Larry Fitzgerald Honored
February 1st, 2015 at 7:04 AM
It was quite a 2014 NFL season for the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds soared to an 11-5 record and made the playoffs for the first time since 2009. Despite battling a slew on injuries, head coach Bruce Arians guided his contingent into the playoffs. Due to his outstanding performance, the...

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...

Arizona Cardinals’ Jonathan Dwyer Pleads not Guilty in Abuse Case
January 27th, 2015 at 1:38 PM
Here is the latest update regarding Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer: ***PHOTO1*** As per a report via azcentral.com, a lawyer for the Woodstock, GA native accused of spousal abuse got his wish earlier this month when a judge granted a request to put the case back in front of a grand...

Arizona Cardinals Hope Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgerald Can Return
January 18th, 2015 at 6:24 AM
If it was up to Arizona Cardinals president Michael Biidwell, wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald would return to the club for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** “I’m sure we’ll get it worked out,” Bidwill said via espn.com. “We’ve had a couple of conversations that I think were productive so we’ll continue those discussions or...

NFL Game Predictions for Championship Weekend
January 17th, 2015 at 6:53 AM
Way back in early September, just before this crazy NFL season began, I predicted that the New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers would advance to Super Bowl 49 in Glendale on Feb. 1. ***PHOTO1*** We'll see if I'm going to be right or not tomorrow. It's time to make some NFL championship...

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...

Former Arizona Cardinals QB Kurt Warner Named Hall of Fame Finalist
January 10th, 2015 at 7:09 AM
Former Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner has been named a finalist for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. ***PHOTO1*** The 43-year-old Warner is one of the 15 finalists for this year’s Hall of Fame class. The final Hall class will be voted upon January 31, the...

Report Card is in: Grading the 2014 Arizona Cardinals
January 9th, 2015 at 5:23 AM
It was quite a memorable season for the 2014 Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds made the playoffs for the first time since 2009, finished 11-6 overall and were the best team in the NFL after 10 games. However, injuries reared their ugly head - the Cards had 21 players miss 109...

Important Decisions Forthcoming for 2015 Arizona Cardinals
January 7th, 2015 at 6:06 AM
It was quite a memorable 2014 NFL season for the Arizona Cardinals - their first playoff berth in five years and an 11-5 regular season record. ***PHOTO1*** Arizona's 27-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers in the wild card playoff round was a bitter pill to swallow though but now general manager Steve...

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...