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Can the Arizona Cardinals Win the NFC West This Year?
June 30th, 2014 at 6:10 AM
***PHOTO1*** Is this the year the Arizona Cardinals win the brutally tough NFC West? There is no time like 2014 to win the NFC West, probably the toughest division in the National Football League. Just ask Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. "The time is now. The time is now," Arizona's star receiver Larry Fitzgerald...

Speed is the Name of the Game for Arizona Cardinals Rookie Walter Powell
June 22nd, 2014 at 8:36 PM
That blur you see flashing down the field might be Walter Powell. ***PHOTO1***You can't teach speed. The Arizona Cardinals concluded making their selections in the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City by tabbing wide receiver Walt Powell of Murray State in the sixth round (196th overall). Murray State is in the Ohio...

Rookie John Brown Continues to Impress Arizona Cardinals
June 8th, 2014 at 6:04 AM
Not much was known about wide receiver John Brown when the Arizona Cardinals selected him in the third round of this year's NFL Draft in New York City. ***PHOTO1***The Pittsburg State product is making himself known though during team OTA's. Brown is just 5-foot-10 and weighs 179 pounds. He matriculated at a...

Arizona Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald Ready to Win NFC West Division
June 5th, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Now is the time. ***PHOTO1***There is no time like 2014 to win the NFC West, probably the toughest division in the National Football League. Just ask Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. "The time is now. The time is now," Arizona's star receiver Larry Fitzgerald told espn.com. "We know we have to take care...

Walt Powell Adds Speed to Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Corps
May 30th, 2014 at 5:07 AM
***PHOTO1***You can't teach speed. The Arizona Cardinals concluded making their selections in the 2014 NFL Draft in New York City by tabbing wide receiver Walt Powell of Murray State in the sixth round (196th overall). Murray State is in the Ohio Valley Conference. Powell is 5-foot-11 and weighs 189 pounds. He should...

Arizona Cardinals Sign Rookie QB Logan Thomas to Four-year Pact
May 22nd, 2014 at 1:28 PM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals have signed rookie quarterback Logan Thomas to a four-year contract, the team has announced. The Virginia Tech product was a fourth round selection (120th overall) in this year's NFL Draft in New York City and should enter training camp as the number three signal-caller behind veterans Carson Palmer...

Arizona Cardinals Rookie WR John Brown Turning Heads So Far
May 21st, 2014 at 5:02 AM
***PHOTO1***Rookie wide receiver John Brown, drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft, has been turning heads in the short time he has been with his new team. "John Brown is blowing everyone away," a team source told azcentral.com. "Explosive and sudden. Great hands and...

Arizona Cardinals Sign Three 2014 Draft Picks
May 17th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals did not waste any time following the 2014 NFL Draft. The Red Birds have signed tight end Troy Niklas, defensive end Kareem Martin and wide receiver John Brown to four-year contracts. Niklas is a second round pick while Martin and Brown are third round selections. Niklas is from the University...

Grading the Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 NFL Draft
May 15th, 2014 at 5:41 AM
***PHOTO1***The 2014 NFL Draft is in the books and the Arizona Cardinals addressed a variety of needs to improve a squad that finished 10-6 and were in the playoff hunt until the last game of the 2013 season. Who better to grade the Red Birds' draft then Mel Kiper, Jr., the...

Arizona Cardinals’ 2014 NFL Draft: Wide Receiver Walt Powell
May 14th, 2014 at 4:51 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals concluded making their selections in the 2014 NFL Draft by tabbing wide receiver Walt Powell of Murray State in the sixth round (196th overall). Murray State is in the Ohio Valley Conference. Powell is 5-foot-11 and weighs 189 pounds. Here is his scouting profile via our friends at nfl.com: Overview...

Arizona Cardinals: Taking a Closer Look at Draft Pick John Brown
May 11th, 2014 at 6:10 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals added depth to their receiving corps by drafting wide receiver John Brown of Pittsburg St. (KS) with the 91st overall selection in the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The 5-foot-10, 179-pounder should help the Red Birds with his speed (he ran...

2014 NFL Draft: Arizona Cardinals Select Martin, Brown in Third Round
May 10th, 2014 at 6:11 AM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals had two picks in the third round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The Red Birds selected defensive end Kareem Martin of the University of North Carolina with the 84th overall pick. Arizona came back later in the round and...

Larry Fitzgerald Wants Arizona Cardinals to Win NFL West Now
April 30th, 2014 at 4:56 AM
***PHOTO1***There is no time like the present to win the NFC West, probably the NFL's toughest division. Just ask Pro Bowl wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. "The time is now. The time is now," Arizona's star receiver Larry Fitzgerald told espn.com. "We know we have to take care of our division first. That's...

Wide Receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. Signs with Arizona Cardinals
March 15th, 2014 at 5:38 AM
***PHOTO1***There is more speed in the desert now. The Arizona Cardinals have signed former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. to a three-year pact, the team has announced. Ginn, Jr. was signed primarily to give Carolina's return game a boost last season, but he wound up being a much-needed deep threat at wide...

Arizona Cardinals Have Nearly $18 Million in Cap Space as Free Agency Nears
March 7th, 2014 at 2:40 PM
***PHOTO1***The Arizona Cardinals should be in pretty good shape regarding their salary cap when NFL free agency kicks off on Tuesday. The next few weeks should be very interesting in the desert. According to espn.com, the NFL recently set the 2014 salary cap at $133 million so the Red Birds can breathe...

Arizona Cardinals’ Larry Fitzgerald Reflects on NFC West Division
March 3rd, 2014 at 5:01 AM
***PHOTO1***The NFC West division is so tough that the Arizona Cardinals went 10-6 this past season and failed to make the playoffs. The Seattle Seahawks won the Super Bowl and the San Francisco 49ers faced them in the NFC championship game. Whew, it's a rough division and no one knows that better...

Wide Receiver Michael Floyd Impressing Head Coach Bruce Arians
February 23rd, 2014 at 5:27 AM
***PHOTO1***It was his breakout season. Now wide receiver Michael Floyd is one of the best wide receivers in the NFL as he enters his third season in 2014. The University of Notre Dame product is coming off his first 1,000-yard season when he paced the Red Birds in receiving yards (1,041). He also...

Arizona Cardinals’ Offensive Attack is Getting Better
February 18th, 2014 at 4:58 AM
***PHOTO1***Under head coach Bruce Arians, the 2013 Arizona Cardinals showed some fine strides on the offensive side of the ball. Let's take a look at the how the Red Birds graded out offensively during their 10-6 season in the NFC West: Grade: C + Arizona ranked right in the middle of the pack in...

Arizona Cardinals’ WR Larry Fitzgerald Restructures His Contract
February 6th, 2014 at 5:02 AM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has restructured his contract to clear up more cap space for his team. The eight-time Pro Bowler signed the revised contract, which apparently relieved the Red Birds from the $18 million cap hit Arizona was slated to take this year. According to multiple reports and espn.com,...

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Excelled in Short Passing Game
January 30th, 2014 at 5:01 AM
***PHOTO1***Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer still has a very strong arm for a 33-year-old signal-caller. Head coach Bruce Arians likes to throw the ball deep in his offensive scheme. He likes to be aggressive. You would think it would be a match made in heaven but the reality is that Palmer was...