Arizona Cardinals’ players existing on the periphery

There are veterans of the Arizona Cardinals who every offseason must fight tooth and nail to remain with the organization There are players, each and every year, that are promised nothing from the Arizona Cardinals. They show up for every team activity, plowing through each monotonous drill. Knowing full well that their spot on the […] Arizona Cardinals’ players existing on the...
Via Raising Zona
1 hour ago

Five Arizona Cardinals Who Will Determine How the Season Goes

The Arizona Cardinals are at a crossroads in 2017. Quarterback Carson Palmer and Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgerald are at the end of their careers, and this might be the team’s last run with them. Coming off a down season where they finished 7-8-1 and out of the playoffs, they are looking for a bounce back. […] Five Arizona Cardinals Who Will Determine How the Season Goes - Raising...
Via Raising Zona
1 hour ago

Arizona Cardinals: Don’t count on three quarterbacks

The Arizona Cardinals have typically only kept two quarterbacks on the active roster in recent years When starting quarterback Carson Palmer goes down and is out, all bets are usually off when it comes to the depth chart for Arizona Cardinals quarterbacks.  If everyone is healthy, two quarterbacks usually suffice. With five quarterbacks in camp […] Arizona Cardinals: Don’t count...
Via Raising Zona
6 hours ago

Arizona Cardinals got worse on defense, could improve in standings per ESPN

One ESPN Insider believes the Arizona Cardinals got worse, but could see an improvement in the standings. It is the offseason which means everyone has an opinion of the Arizona Cardinals and what they did during the free agency and draft. That also means they are going to give their opinion on what they think the Arizona Cardinals will be in the 2017 season. ESPN asked a six person...
Via Revenge of the Birds
12 hours ago

What value did the Arizona Cardinals get in the 2014 NFL Draft?

How did the Arizona Cardinals draft versus the consensus? The idea behind draft value has been a debated topic amongst fans recently. Throughout my journey as a football blogger and someone who closely follows the game I have evolved my beliefs. One thing I have evolved the most in is how I define the draft and what I think of what happens. Value is inherent to the person doing...
Via Revenge of the Birds
14 hours ago

Arizona Cardinals ready to dance, Gresham wants some wrinkles in the offense and more

A look around the web at the Arizona Cardinals Happy Friday. Appreciate the support from Tyler and Blake in their why they are fans, articles and thanks to Troy for being the first, and so far only, FanPost. It is the offseason so there is not a ton of news, so I am going to start to talk and write slightly differently on some topics, feedback welcome, but it is going to be less...
Via Revenge of the Birds
17 hours ago

Report: Jets to hire female defensive backs coach

The New York Jets may be a complete disaster on the field, but they surely are breaking through glass ceilings off the field. According to Leonard Greene of the NY Daily News, the Jets will hire Collette Smith to work with their defensive backs during training camp.“I’m over the top. I’m humbled and I’m proud,” Smith said about the new gig. “This could have happened...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals sign 2nd-round pick Budda Baker

Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians: OT change will affect calling of plays

The Cardinals played one of the two tie games in the NFL last season, a 6-6 spellbinder against the Seahawks that saw both teams miss field goals that could have ended the game during a 15-minute overtime period. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians said that the effort left him with a “tired football team” that had…
Via Pro Football Talk
1 day ago

Arizona Cardinals: David Johnson's chances for MVP in 2017

Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

Cardinals celebrations? “Chandler likes to dance”

Here’s the thing about the new relaxed celebration rules in the NFL — I’m not sure exactly how much they’ll impact the Cardinals. They don’t exactly have a group of guys pining to make a scene post-play. On our latest podcast, we were talking about a power poll of Cardinals who were most likely to take advantage. I mean, it’s not going to be Larry Fitzgerald (“That’ll...
Via Word from the Birds
2 days ago

Report: Cowboys doing homework on high-risk LB Daryl Washington

The Dallas Cowboys always seem to be willing to give high-risk players another chance. Jerry Jones and Co. are at it again, reportedly doing “homework” on recently reinstated linebacker Daryl Washington, who missed three years due to off-field issues. Washington was suspended indefinitely for repeated violations of the NFL’s substance abuse policy. He hasn’t played since...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Who will be the heir for the Arizona Cardinals?

The Arizona Cardinals recently signed quarterback Blaine Gabbert to a one-year deal worth $900,000. This signing not only brings depth to the position, but a competition as well…for the back-up job, and possibly the future of the franchise. As for this season, Carson Palmer is without a doubt the starting quarterback, but if he were to go down, who would get the call? Drew Stanton...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals sign 4th-round pick Dorian Johnson

Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Carson Palmer admits offseason mistakes for years, will throw less this summer

It’s not often an NFL quarterback will say he’s throwing too much while preparing for a new season. Alas, here comes Arizona Cardinals quarterback Carson Palmer, who at 37 years old has to start facing some of the inevitable facts about aging. Palmer, in a rather honest interview with the Arizona Republic‘s Kent Somers, admitted he’s made offseason mistakes for quite a long...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardinals' Deone Bucannon has ankle surgery, might miss opener

Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Carson Palmer unsure if he will play beyond 2017

Carson Palmer is getting toward the end of his career, and there has been speculation that he will announce his retirement following the 2017 season. However, the quarterback is not willing to commit to a timetable for calling it a career.Palmer, who has suffered two torn ACLs, said Tuesday that he has not yet made a decision about whether the upcoming season will be his last in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Deone Bucannon could start season on PUP after ankle surgery

Arizona Cardinals linebacker Deone Bucannon could miss the start of the 2017 NFL season after undergoing ankle surgery recently.Head coach Bruce Arians told reporters Tuesday that the surgery was a result of a lingering issue and that he’s questionable for Week 1. If he has to start the season on the PUP list, then he’ll have to miss the first six games of the season.As noted...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce Arians revs up the Blaine Gabbert hype train

It’s not hard to imagine Bruce Arians, Kangol hat and all, rummaging through yard sales trying to find hidden treasures.That’s what he seems to think he has in Blaine Gabbert.The Cardinals signed the former Jaguars and 49ers quarterback Wednesday, and if he is needed to replace Carson Palmer in 2017, Arians says that Larry Fitzgerald and company will bring out the best in a quarterback who’...
Via The Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings GM defends decision to sign Michael Floyd

The Minnesota Vikings made the controversial decision to sign wide receiver Michael Floyd on Wednesday and the team was prepared for any outcry.Vikings general manager Rick Spielman released a statement along with the team’s official announcement, stating that he and coach Mike Zimmer were confident that Floyd had learned from his off-field mistakes. Floyd has pleaded guilty to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Casino company to discuss naming rights to Arizona Cardinals’ stadium

The Arizona Cardinals may soon have a new naming rights holder, and it’s one that may make the NFL a bit uneasy.According to the Phoenix Business Journal via Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk, Gila River Gaming Enterprises, a company that operates four casinos in the state, will meet with the Cardinals to discuss purchasing the naming rights to the University of Phoenix Stadium in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Michael Floyd signs deal with Vikings

Michael Floyd’s second chance in the NFL continued as he signed with his third team.The St. Paul, Minn., native signed with the Vikings, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network via Pro Football Talk.With presumably every team fresh off the euphoria of the NFL draft, here’s a reality check. Floyd was the 13th overall pick in the 2012 draft, and his best season came in 2013...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Cardinals: Waiting for a quarterback still paying off

This NFL draft consisted of three quarterbacks being taken in the first twelve picks, all of which teams traded up to grab. There’s a mantra when drafting that says, “Go get your guy” and these three teams certainly did, but may have paid a price higher than their true value. While there is still a need at quarterback, the Cards luckily did not fall into that trap and stayed...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Heap, family launch ‘Hugs from Holly’ in honor of late daughter

Former Baltimore Ravens tight end Todd Heap and wife Ashley will honor late daughter Holly on what would have been her fourth birthday on Wednesday.Holly tragically died last month when she was struck by a truck her father was moving in the driveway. The incident, which occurred at the Heap’s Phoenix home on April 15, has been ruled an accident.In the wake of the heartbreaking...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
24 days ago  |  Discuss

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