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Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Dealing with the Injury Bug
August 22nd, 2015 at 6:13 AM
As the Arizona Cardinals prepare for their preseason contest with the San Diego Chargers tonight in Glendale (game time 7 p.m.), they have come to the realization that this has been a pretty rough training camp/preseason so far. ***PHOTO1*** That's because the injury bug has hit the Red Birds hard this summer....

Arizona Cardinals’ Carson Palmer Looked Like Old Self in First Preseason Game
August 18th, 2015 at 5:56 AM
The Arizona Cardinals can certainly breath a sigh of relief now after watching veteran quarterback Carson Palmer's performance last Saturday against the Kansas City Chiefs in Glendale. ***PHOTO1*** Although the Red Birds dropped a 34-19 decision, the starters played well and Palmer looked like his old self on the gridiron, completing all...

Arizona Cardinals Kick Off Preseason Slate Tonight Against Kansas City Chiefs
August 15th, 2015 at 5:25 AM
It's been an injury-plagued training camp for the Arizona Cardinals so far but the Red Birds will get a little better read on where things stand when they commence their preseason schedule by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs tonight at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. Game time is 6...

2015 Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Andre Ellington Needs to Step Up
August 12th, 2015 at 5:38 AM
If you think there will be pressure on halfback Andre Ellington this upcoming season, you're right. Due to injury and ineffectiveness, the University of Clemson product had a disappointing 2014 NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** Ellington has superb talent but he has to stay on the football field. After leading the league with a...

Center Lyle Sendlein Happy to Be Back with Arizona Cardinals
August 9th, 2015 at 5:56 AM
Being Mr. Mom simply wasn't working well for Lyle Sendlein. That's why he was thrilled when he was re-signed recently by the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Red Birds center was released back on March 12 and until this past week his life consisted of changing diapers and lifting weights. That routine got old...

Arizona Cardinals Training Camp: Offensive Line Looking Better
August 6th, 2015 at 6:02 AM
One of the goals of the Arizona Cardinals this past offseason was to improve one of the worst offensive lines in the NFL. The Red Birds finished next to last in rushing in 2014 and quarterback Carson Palmer needs to be protected at all costs. ***PHOTO1*** Have the Cards accomplished their goal? “On...

Arizona Cardinals Defense Still in Good Shape This Season
August 3rd, 2015 at 6:43 AM
Despite the loss of Todd Bowles, the highly-respected defensive coordinator, the Arizona Cardinals should still possess one of the better defensive units in the NFL this coming season. ***PHOTO1*** Hopefully the Red Birds won't miss a beat now that James Bettcher is their new defensive coordinator. The foundation for success is still...

Arizona Cardinals Open 2015 Training Camp with High Expectations
August 1st, 2015 at 6:36 AM
The Arizona Cardinals officially opened Training Camp 2015 yesterday at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale with a full squad conditioning test. ***PHOTO1*** That was just the first step in what should be a very interesting six weeks before the NFL season gets under way. The Red Birds made the playoffs for the...

All Eyes Will Be on Carson Palmer When Arizona Cardinals Training Camp Opens
July 29th, 2015 at 6:12 AM
If the Arizona Cardinals are to make it to Super Bowl 50 then quarterback Carson Palmer has to stay healthy and productive throughout the 2015 NFL season. ***PHOTO1*** Plain and simple. That's why all eyes will be on the veteran signal-caller, who turns 36 in December, when Arizona's training camp opens up on...

Arizona Cardinals’ Damond Powell Jr.’s Injuries not Life-threatening, Police Say
July 26th, 2015 at 6:58 AM
Rookie wide receiver Damond Powell Jr. of the Arizona Cardinals suffered a gunshot wound to the face Friday night outside his home in Ohio, but the injury is not life-threatening, according to police. ***PHOTO1*** The 22-year-old Powell was shot around 8:36 p.m. while sitting in a car with some friends in the...

Arizona Cardinals Single-Game Tickets on Sale Tomorrow
July 24th, 2015 at 5:49 AM
Single-game tickets for Arizona Cardinals home games will go on sale later tomorrow, first to Cardinals season ticket members and then to the general public. ***PHOTO1*** Due to the very strong demand for Red Birds 2015 season tickets, the supply of tickets for individual games is extremely limited and it is expected...

It’s Never Too Early to Prepare for Your Fantasy Football Draft
July 23rd, 2015 at 7:15 AM
As a long-time fantasy football player, I've learned a long time ago that it's never too early to prepare for the best day of the season - your fantasy football draft. ***PHOTO1*** Drafts won't begin in earnest until next month so whether you leaf through a somewhat out-dated FF magazine or check...

Carson Palmer Rehabbing with Arizona Cardinals Teammates
July 21st, 2015 at 6:06 AM
The start of Arizona Cardinals training camp, the 2015 edition, is still a couple of weeks away but veteran quarterback Carson Palmer is busy rehabbing his knee that required surgery after he tore his ACL in Week 10 of the 2014 NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** He's enlisted the help of some of his...

Seventh Round Draft Pick Hoping to Make Impact on the Arizona Cardinals
July 19th, 2015 at 6:27 AM
Can a seventh round draft pick make an impact for the Arizona Cardinals in 2015? ***PHOTO1*** Rookie tight end Gerald Christian hopes to become very relevant during the upcoming NFL campaign. So do the Red Birds. They sure need help at the tight end position. The Cards completed their draft selections in the 2015...

Coaching May Be in Future for Arizona Cardinals’ Rashad Johnson
July 17th, 2015 at 4:39 AM
As a veteran free safety in the National Football League, Rashad Johnson of the Arizona Cardinals is like a coach on the gridiron. ***PHOTO1*** The University of Alabama product is not shy about making sure his teammates are positioned properly in the defensive backfield. He'll call out defensive signals. Johnson will be...

Extra Point Change No Problem for Arizona Cardinals’ Chandler Catanzaro
July 3rd, 2015 at 3:22 AM
A longer extra point attempt will face all kickers in the National Football League this coming season - that is a change that was long overdue. ***PHOTO1*** Arizona Cardinals kicker Chandler Catanzaro, now entering his second NFL campaign, isn't fazed by the new NFL rule for kickers - starting this coming season,...

Former Arizona Cardinals Player John Abraham Wanted After Strip Club Fight
July 2nd, 2015 at 5:24 AM
It's been a rough year plus for former Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker/defensive end John Abraham. ***PHOTO1*** The 37-year-old Abraham is wanted by police on a misdemeanor charge of battery after he allegedly got in a fight at an Atlanta-area strip club. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the alleged incident took place on...

Defensive Coordinator James Bettcher Off to a Good Start with Arizona Cardinals
July 1st, 2015 at 5:23 AM
If all goes well, the Arizona Cardinals' defensive unit should not miss a beat in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** New defensive coordinator James Bettcher would be one of the main reasons why. Replacing Todd Bowles as the Arizona Cardinals' defensive coordinator is not an easy task indeed. However, Bettcher seems to be more than up...

Small-School Players Hope to Make Impact for Arizona Cardinals
June 30th, 2015 at 5:51 AM
There were doubts about how well third-round draft pick John Brown would perform last season with the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The wide receiver out of Pittsburg State burst onto the scene immediately last year, catching 48 passes for 696 yards and five scores, including four game-winning touchdowns in the first nine games. “John...

Watch Out for Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver John Brown in 2015
June 29th, 2015 at 6:06 AM
Watch out for Arizona Cardinals wideout John Brown during the 2015 NFL season - he may be ready to become the best wide receiver on the club. A club that has Super Bowl aspirations. ***PHOTO1*** By all accounts, wide receiver John Brown had a very productive rookie campaign last year for the Red...