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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...

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...

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...

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...

Memorable Season Goes up in Flames for Arizona Cardinals
January 4th, 2015 at 7:24 AM
Earlier this season the Arizona Cardinals were 9-1 and the best team in the NFC. That seems like a thousand years ago now. ***PHOTO1*** It certainly does after their disastrous 27-16 loss to the Carolina Panthers yesterday afternoon at soggy Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte in a NFC wild card battle....

Three Ways the Arizona Cardinals Can Defeat the Carolina Panthers in the NFC Playoffs Today
January 3rd, 2015 at 6:31 AM
The Arizona Cardinals (11-5) will be competing in their first playoff game in five years this afternoon when they face the Carolina Panthers (7-8-1) in the NFC wild card playoff round in Charlotte. ***PHOTO1*** The Panthers are the NFC South champions. This will be the first meeting between the teams since the...

Arizona Cardinals’ Justin Bethel Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Month
January 1st, 2015 at 10:27 AM
December turned out to be quite a month for Arizona Cardinals special teamer Justin Bethel. ***PHOTO1*** Not only did the Sumter, SC native get named to his second NFL Pro Bowl but yesterday he also collected another fine honor - being named the NFC"s Special Teams Player of the Month for December...

Arizona Cardinals DC Todd Bowles Becoming a Hot Commodity for Head Coaching Gigs
January 1st, 2015 at 6:49 AM
Although his defensive unit has struggled recently, Arizona Cardinals defensive coordinator Todd Bowles has become a hot commodity around the league for head coaching vacancies. ***PHOTO1*** The Falcons, Jets, 49ers, Bears and Raiders have all expressed interest in interviewing the 51-year-old Bowles. However, due to NFL rules, the Elizabeth, NJ native can't...

Arizona Cardinals Drop Regular Season Finale to San Francisco 49ers, 20-17
December 29th, 2014 at 6:37 AM
Ryan Lindley tossed the first two touchdowns of his NFL career but added three interceptions as well as the Arizona Cardinals dropped a 20-17 decision to the San Francisco 49ers in their regular season finale yesterday in Santa Clara. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds finished the season at 11-5 and will travel to...

Arizona Cardinals Prepare for Regular Season Finale in San Francisco
December 27th, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Now that Ryan Lindley has been renamed the starter at quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals, the Red Birds can get on with the business of prepping for their regular season finale Sunday afternoon in Santa Clara against NFC West for San Francisco. ***PHOTO1*** Despite their 11-4 ledger, it certainly looks like the...

Arizona Cardinals Rookie QB Logan Thomas to Start Against San Francisco 49ers
December 23rd, 2014 at 6:24 AM
Logan Thomas will get his opportunity. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie signal-caller will start for the 11-4 Arizona Cardinals this Sunday when the Red Birds play their final regular season contest in San Francisco. "We'll go with Logan, " Arizona head coach Bruce Arians stated via espn.com. The Virginia Tech product has played in just two...

Observations from Arizona Cardinals’ Brutal 35-6 Loss to Seattle Seahawks
December 22nd, 2014 at 8:39 AM
Now that the smoke has cleared, here are a couple of observations from the Arizona Cardinals' devastating 35-6 setback to the Seattle Seahawks last night in Glendale: ***PHOTO1*** 1. He works hard and tries his best, but let's face it, Ryan Lindley is not a starting caliber NFL quarterback. He's just not....

Arizona Cardinals QB Ryan Lindley Getting Plenty of Respect from Seattle Seahawks
December 21st, 2014 at 7:15 AM
This is Ryan Lindley's big day. it's also the most important day for the Arizona Cardinals in many years. ***PHOTO1*** The 11-3 Red Birds face the 10-4 Seattle Seahawks tonight at University of Phoenix Stadium in a battle for the NFC West crown. A victory would seal home field advantage throughout the...

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...

Huge Test Awaits Arizona Cardinals Quarterback Ryan Lindley
December 18th, 2014 at 6:36 AM
So what can we expect from Arizona Cardinals quarterback Ryan Lindley on Sunday night against the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks? ***PHOTO1*** It's the most important game for the Red Birds in five years. The winner will most likely win the NFC West. Sure, the 11-3 Cards have clinched a playoff...

Arizona Cardinals Turn to Ryan Lindley as Their Starting Quarterback
December 16th, 2014 at 6:36 AM
In the season of "next man up", the Arizona Cardinals now turn to Ryan Lindley as their starting quarterback with the biggest game of the season looming. ***PHOTO1*** With Drew Stanton (knee) expected to be out for up to four weeks, Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians has named Lindley as his...

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...